BlackBerry will soon announce a low cost BlackBerry 10 smartphone. If sources close to BGR are to be believed, the Canadian tech vendor is planning to introduce a low cost variant of BB Q5 in the market . The alleged pictures of BlackBerry Kopi have recently emerged on the web. Earlier this year, BlackBerry had announced BB Q5, a smartphone having traditional QWERTY keypad and square shaped touch screen.
Now the street is abuzz with rumors of BlackBerry considering a low cost BlackBerry Q5. It is said that BlackBerry Kopi to be priced cheaper than BlackBerry Q5.
The supposed BlackBerry Kopi to have a better processor, and consumers won't see 4G LTE connectivity. No more details are available at the moment. Surely, BlackBerry is planning to offer this very device in the emerging nations to maintain its market share. In countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia and India, user still fantasize about BlackBerry devices.
Yesterday, we had informed you that BlackBerry would announce a smartphone under "C- Series ". It would feature a 4.2-inch LCD display having a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and 4G LTE connectivity.
If BlackBerry is seriously planning to announce a low cost Q5 in the coming months; the major point of discussion here is that whether consumers will accept BlackBerry again. When BlackBerry announced BB Q5, it was presumed to work in favor of ailing tech vendor. It is assumed that BlackBerry Q5 also fizzled away like Z10 and Q10.
BlackBerry Q5 has a 3.1 inches IPS LCD capacitive display having resolution of 720 x 720 pixels at 328 ppi. It is powered by a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 chipset with 2 GB RAM and 8GB of ROM (expandable via microSD card). BlackBerry 10.1 OS comes out of the box.
There's a 5-mega pixel rear facing camera with 1080p HD recording, Auto Focus, and LED Flash. Also add a 2-mega pixel front facing camera. The makers have added a 2180mAh Li Ion battery. Other connectivity options are pretty standard. The BlackBerry Q5 is available at Rs. 24,990 in the Indian market.
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BlackBerry Kopi is said to be a low cost version of BB Q5
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BlackBerry Kopi will have a traditional QWERTY keyboard
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BlackBerry Kopi will be powered by BB 10.2 OS
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BlackBerry Kopi is said to be cost cheaper than BB Q5