BlackBerry launched latest smartphone in India BlackBerry Passport at the price of 49,990. BlackBerry Passport smartphone at simultaneous events in Toronto, Dubai, and London last week. This smartphone will be available from 10th October 2014.
BlackBerry Passport will be available to pre-order on Amazon India. Consumers who will pre-booking the smartphone at Amazon India will receive an Amazon gift card worth Rs. 5,000 and 5000 miles from Jet Airways. You can also book this smartphone at BlackBerry stores.
The BlackBerry Passport is the first phone in the company’s lineup to come with the new BlackBerry 10.3 OS onboard, which brings such features as BlackBerry Assistant, and a brand new BlackBerry Hub with Instant Actions. With BlackBerry 10.3, users also get access to the Amazon Appstore for Android and roughly 240,000 apps.
The main features of BlackBerrty smartphone is 4.5-inch 1440×1440 pixel resolution IPS LCD display (translating to a pixel density of 453ppi), device has three-line hardware keyboard with capacitive touch sensitivity. This smartphone will allows users to perform gestures, select auto-complete suggestions, and scroll across lists. Notably, depending on the type of page being viewed, additional lines of keyboard show up on on screen, such as auto-complete, or a legend to the numeric keyboard.
The BlackBerry Passport speed is 2.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor with Adreno 330 GPU; 3GB of RAM; 32GB of inbuilt storage you can expand the storage upto 128GB via micro SD card. The smartphone has 13-megapixel rear OIS camera with a BSI sensor; a 2-megapixel front camera, and batter power is 3450mAh that is said to deliver up to 30 hours of mixed-use battery life.
The BlackBerry Passport measures 128×90.1×9.3mm, and features a Nano-SIM card slot. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, Micro-USB + Micro-HDMI via SlimPort, USB OTG, NFC, GPS, DLNA, Glonass, GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, and 4G LTE.