BlackBerry Priv India launch confirmed to 28th January
BlackBerry announced its first android smartphone in 2015. The BlackBerry Priv was the first android smartphone by the company. The smartphone has apparently fared well in its limited release. The device was initially available in US and Canada. Now according to a new report Indian fans of BlackBerry need not to wait longer. BlackBerry Priv India launch is ready. The report also said that BlackBerry will bring at least one new android device to market this year.
The BlackBerry Priv India launch is set to release in India on the 28th January. The company is sending event Invites to media persons. The BlackBerry Priv India launch event to be held at New Delhi. The company can be expected to focus on the privacy and productivity. The BlackBerry Priv comes with touch screen device and the slide-out QWERTY keyboard. The BlackBerry Priv has been available since November 2015 and many online stores are selling unlocked version of device.
In terms of specification the BlackBerry Priv features a 5.4 inch QHD dual curved AMOLED display. The device comes with Qualcomm 808 hexa-core SoC (1.8GHz Dual Core and 1.44 GHz Quad Core) processor along with Adreno 418 GPU. The BlackBerry Priv has 3GB of RAM paired with 32GB of on-board storage. The storage can be further expanded via using microSD card. On the other hand there is an 18 megapixel rear camera with with optical image stabilization, PDAF, dual-LED flash, and 4K video recording. It also has a 2-megapixel front snapper for selfies.
The BlackBerry Priv is packed with a huge 3410 mAh battery. It runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with an update to 6.0 Marshmallow scheduled later this year. In terms of connectivity the device has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac with direct functionality, NFC, Bluetooth 4.1, Micro-USB, and GPS/ A-GPS. The price of BlackBerry Priv India has not disclosed yet. It is pre assumed that it will be priced around INR 30,000 to 35,000.