Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry, which is struggling to sell enough handsets, will officially release the much anticipated Z3 in India on June 25 in New Delhi-based event. Rumors are all over the place that the much anticipated Z3 smartphone will reportedly go on sale at a price point of Rs. 11,000.
With the Indian market fully adopted Google's Android OS, BlackBerry is once again looking to re-establish a strong foothold in emerging markets. The low-cost BlackBerry Z3 was recently launched in the Indonesian market where it was said to have a blockbuster weekend opening.
GizBot has received an official invite that states that the Z3 will be launched on June 25 in Delhi. India has always remained an important market for BlackBerry, after Indonesia and the Middle-East.
BlackBerry Z3 - Highlighted Specifications
BlackBerry Z3, a rival device to the Nokia Lumia 630 and the Motorola Moto G, has a 5-inch qHD display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels. It is powered by a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 dual-core processor, coupled with 1.5GB of RAM. The Z3 comes with 8GB of on-board storage, which can be later expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card slot. The Z3 runs on the latest version of BlackBerry 10.2.1 OS.
On the camera front, there's a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, and a 1.1-megapixel front-facing camera. Connectivity options of the smartphone include 3G, GPRS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS and more. The makers have added a 2,500mAh battery fitted inside.
BlackBerry first showcased the BlackBerry Z3 at this year's Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain. BlackBerry Z30 is the first product to be produced in partnership with contract manufacturer Foxconn.
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