- Processor: Both the Bold 9700 and 9780 share the same 624 MHz processor.
- RAM: The 9780 has 512MB of flash RAM while the 9700 is stuck with 256MB
- Storage: Both can use microSD cards up to 32GB in size
- Screen: Both share the same 480×360 resolution screen at 2.44 inches
- Camera: The Bold 9700 has a 3.15 MP camera while the 9780 has a 5 MP camera (both have LED flash)
- Other: They also share the same cellular, Bluetooth, GPS and Wi-Fi components
Both will have the new Blackberry 6.0 ( the 9700 will get it soon after updating).
Stay tuned for more information.