Sprint Mobile Broadband enabled
Where coverage is available, experience broadband–like download speeds using EV-DO technology. The average download speeds range from 400 to 700 Kbps with peak rates up to 2 Mbps.
Receive audible and visual turn-by-turn driving directions, map your location, or conduct local searches direct from your handset.
BlackBerry® Push Technology
Receive email and data automatically, sent to your BlackBerry 8703e so you don't have to retrieve it.
Phone as Modem
Get high-speed Internet access anywhere on the Sprint wireless data network. Simply download Sprint Connection Manager and connect your BlackBerry 8703e to a laptop computer using a USB cable.
Integrated QWERTY keyboard
Ergonomic "Ergo Surf" design, full QWERTY keyboard for a familiar typing and data entry experience.
Bluetooth® Wireless Technology
Phone has built-in radio technology for short-range wireless communication. Enjoy the convenience of hands-free communication by using headsets, car-kits, and other Bluetooth compatible device. Bluetooth wireless accessories sold separately. Transfer addresses and pictures to other Bluetooth-compatible devices and use it as a dial-up modem for Internet access.
Enhanced attachment viewing
View and store .jpg, .bmp, .gif, .png, .tiff, and Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files. Pan, zoom, and rotate pictures. Save images directly from an attachment in a separate application for easy viewing.
BlackBerry® Email and Web Service Plans
BlackBerry handhelds are designed to remain on and continuously connected to the wireless network so email can be automatically delivered to your handheld.
Two-way SMS Messaging and BlackBerry® Internet Services Instant Messaging
Send and receive text messages from friends and family who have a device that only supports text messaging or send instant messages to other BlackBerry Messenger users with BIS IM.
Brilliant color display
Bright, high-resolution screen provides large viewable workspace and includes intelligent light sensing technology to automatically optimize screen lighting levels for ideal indoor and outdoor viewing.
Built-in Productivity Tools
Access your planner and scheduler; check your task list and more. Also includes a world clock, calculator, memo pad, and alarm clock.
Digital dual band
This device operates within the CDMA frequency bands of 1900mHz digital and 800mHz digital.
64MB of dedicated user storage offers plenty of room to carry everything you need.
Qualcomm MSM 6500
BlackBerry version 4.1
Wirelessly accessing and updating third-party customer information applications
Accomplish other tasks while you talk with callers through a two-way speakerphone.
Customizable ringtones and alerts
Customers can be alerted of incoming calls (including roaming calls), voicemails, data messages and other alerts; callers can be identified by setting individual ringers and assigning them to specific phone book entries.
TTY (Teletypewriter) and hearing aid compatible
This phone connects to a TTY device, allowing anyone who is hearing impaired the ability to communicate! Hearing aid compatibility rating M4.
Dimensions: 4.3" x 2.7" x 0.77"
Weight: 4.7 oz
Battery Information: Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
Talk Time: Up to 4.5 hours continuous digital talk time