Cebu City, Philippines (PressExposure) August 18, 2009 -- Nokia, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, Motorola, and LG only some of the top manufacturers of mobile phones across the world. Nokia, being the world's largest manufacturer of mobile phones, has been reported to possess a global device market share of 39.4% as of Q3/2008. Samsung, Sony Ericsson, Motorola, and LG followed after while having a 17.3%, 8.6%, 8.5%, and 7.7% global market shares respectively. Other than these brands, other brands have also been under the limelight, particularly because of their own unique model of mobile phone, such as the case of Apple Inc.'s iPhone.
Because of the popularity of the iPhone in the global device industry, even beating that of Nokia's Nseries collection, iPhone was inducted as one of the best selling cellular phones for sale across the world with over 8 millions of units sold in the US alone. But aside from Apple Inc.'s iPhone, as well as with other popular brands, other brands of mobile phones have also been included to the top best selling cellular phones for sale across the world. One brand is the BlackBerry Pearl model.
The Sweetest BlackBerry BlackBerry is a line of wireless handheld devices that was introduced in 1999 as a two-way pager. In 2002, the more commonly known smartphone BlackBerry was released, which supports push e-mail, mobile telephone, text messaging, internet faxing, web browsing and other wireless information services as well as a multi-touch interface. One of the brand's most prominent mobile phone is the BlackBerry Pearl.
The BlackBerry Pearl is a mobile phone developed by Research In Motion, and the first BlackBerry device with a camera and media player. It was originally released on September 12, 2006. T-Mobile was the first US carrier to release the phone as a carrier device. Variations include BlackBerry Pearl 8100, 8110, 8120, 8130 and 8220. The BlackBerry Pearl is aimed towards both business users and consumers.
A 1.33 (8100 & 8110 version) or 2.0 (8120/8130) megapixel camera with flash, self portrait mirror, and 5x digital zoom. Support for MP3, AAC, AMR, polyphonic MIDI and WAV sound formats. Support for MPEG-4 and H.263 video formats. Bluetooth 2.0 Wi-Fi Access (only for 8120 & 8220) UMA support (only for 8120 & 8220) High-Speed Westbridge USB (8110, 8120 and 8130) Address book and calendar HTML Web browser GPS assisted BlackBerry Maps (8130) Push e-mail Voice Dialing Speakerphones SMS and MMS text messaging Instant messaging Supports up to 8GB MicroSDHC with handheld code 4.5
Other Features BlackBerry Pearl 8110, 8120 and 8130 have one of the world's finest USB sideloading performance compared to other popular cellular phones for sale. Their sideloading architecture upgrade from 8100 provides them with Hi-Speed USB and ultra fast connection to the microSDHC card, capable of transferring 1GB file in less than 70 seconds - over 16Mbyte/s transfer rate. This transfer speed significantly surpasses that of the iPhone, Motorola RAZR or Sony Ericsson Walkman because the 8120/8130 uses the Antioch chip from Cypress Semiconductor, a Westbridge peripheral controller enabling "direct connection between peripherals, creating ultra-fast transfers".