Today BlackBerry launched the BlackBerry Q10 in India. The latest Blackberry Q10 is the first BB 10 OS platform smartphone which comes with the classic BlackBerry hardware with a carefully chiseled physical keyboard. Also Q10 is the second smartphone to run the new BlackBerry 10 operating system after BlackBerry Z10 and the phone is atrociously priced at Rs 44,990.
Talking about the features BlackBerry Q10 sports a 3.1-inch super AMOLED touchscreen along with a physical QWERTY keyboard. There is an 8-megapixel rear camera on-board and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 4G and NFC. BlackBerry Q10 also packs in 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage and a 2100mAh battery.
BlackBerry may have some reasons behind attaching the price tag of Rs. 44,990 to its latest Q10 device. Mentioned under are some of the features that could have increased the pricing of the new QWERTY king.
Latest BlackBerry OS: The BlackBerry Q10 features the latest Blaxkbery 10 Os like the X10. In terms of features and functionality, as it runs on the same BlackBerry 10 platform, it is compatible with the same apps used by Z10. It has a removable back plate which allows users to easily remove the battery or change the SIM card.
Better Shortcuts: The latest BlackBerry Q10 features a better shortcuts that will save more time of the users. All you have to do is start typing an action like "email" or "BBM," then a name, and you can quickly take action. How simple it sounds!!!....
Better Keyboard: The BlackBerry Q10 has a better and bigger keypads and features a straight keyboard design which is wider than earlier BlackBerry smartphones. The well spaced keys are separated by a bigger metal frets which offers easy typing experience.
Battery: The BlackBerry Q10 has the strongest battery among all the BlackBerry smartphone. Powered by 2100 mAh battery BlackBerry Q10 has the capacity to engage users throughout the day.
Design: The design is not only classy but also offers a durability to it. It is light and to elaborate, the back plate on the BlackBerry Q10 is made of a unique glass-weave material that is lighter and stronger than plastic. The device is surrounded by a stainless steel frame with a durable black coating, which is designed to prevent the edges from chipping and keeps your BlackBerry Q10 looking good.
All this is fine, still the handset lags behind the Android range present in the market, in terms of screen size and resolution, processor power and also the internal storage. Right now, BlackBerry Q10 has been up for pre-order in Saholic.com and is available for purchase at Rs 44,999. Let us know, in the comments, section below, what do you think about the phone and its price range.