All that glitters is now the new BlackBerry Q10. With the new gold plated model of BlackBerry Q10, BlackBerry made the original Q10 sound cheap. For those who wish to buy gold and smartphone at the same time, try this latest limited edition gold plated Gold and Rose Gold BlackBerry Q10, scheduled to launch today, that is May 9 in the Collector's Palace, located in the world's largest mall in Dubai.
The guys over at Goldgenie preferred to give BlackBerry Q10 an expensive 24ct gold bath adding yet another luxury item to their already rich shelves filled with gold plated iPhone 5 and iPads. Of course, the pricing of this kingly gadget will make a jaw dropping impact on many people with its £1597 price tag, which equals to about $2,472 (Rs 1,35,000 approx).
The BlackBerry Q10, cloaked in a 24ct gold bezel, as well as a gold plated panel below the QWERTY keyboard makes the elegance shine in this luxurious smartphone. Furthermore, it is said that it wouldn't come in a regular box but in a special box with a special design and finish. It is anticipated that the box would be wooden.
As read in the press release of the Gold Plated BlackBerry Q10, the new 24 carat Gold BlackBerry Q10 and Rose Gold BlackBerry Q10 will initially be launched at Collector's Palace in Dubai before both items are made available to customers with certified Gold & Co.
Dealerships such as Damas Jewellers (Dubai), Evolve Lifestyle Group India and the G&C London office in Hong Kong among the numerous worldwide outlets. All gold plated BlackBerry Q10 models are individually numbered, custom made, contained in luxurious handcrafted wooden boxes and come with a guaranteed certificate of authenticity.
It should be noted that supply is limited so prospective consumers are urged to act swiftly to secure their gold plated BlackBerry Q10. They are an excellent BlackBerry addition to the Gold & Co. London Porsche Design BlackBerry, already available.
Reportedly, Amjad Ali, CEO of the Gold & Co., spoke of his excitement at the release: "The BlackBerry Q10 is an extraordinary piece of technology and we are delighted to bring yet another 24 carat gold offering to our loyal customers. As always, we look forward to being the first to bring our clients the best in gold plated technology and we believe the Gold and Rose Gold BlackBerry Q10 products are among the best."
There are no major changes in the specifications and softwares whatsoever between the standard Q10 and the Gold Plated Q10 but a bit of weight difference because of the gold accent.
This gold plated BlackBerry Q10 is SIM free and it comes with the specifications similar to that of the standard model, which include a 3.1 inch display with a resolution of 720 x 720 pixels. It is powered by a dual core 1.5GHz processor and it comes with 16GB of built in storage and 2GB of RAM. There is also a microSD card slot that can be upgraded to 64GB cards.
Other specifications on the BlackBerry Q10 include a front facing 2 megapixel camera which features 3x digital zoom and it can record HD video in 720p, The rear camera consists, 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, this features 5x digital zoom as well. If you have a deep pocket and gadget savvy, this smartphone may quench your yearning desire.