BlackBerry is all set to launch company’s third smartphone of the year – BlackBerry Q5! It is the second QWERTY smartphone to run BlackBerry 10 OS and will be priced low to fit in entry BB10 model portfolio. Q5 is creating a buzz in the Middle East and we believe to see similar result in India with this quality product. The phone is reported to launch on July 16th but you can pre-order yours today!
BlackBerry Q5 Hands-On
BlackBerry Q5 Specifications
- Full QWERTY Keyboard
- BlackBerry OS 10.1
- 2GB RAM
- 1.2 Ghz Dual-Core Snapdragon CPU
- 720×720 pixel LCD screen
- 8 GB internal memory
- 5MP Autofocus camera
- Micro SD Card Slot (supports upto 64GB storage)
- GPS/Bluetooth 4.0
- 2100 mAh non-removable battery
- Comes in Red, White, Black and Pink color variants
Highlights and features of the BlackBerry Q5
- The evolution of the classic BlackBerry Keyboard:
The BlackBerry Q5 features a classic BlackBerry Keyboard with discrete keys that has been re-engineered and elegantly designed to help you type fast, accurately and with the least amount of effort. Plus with Instant Action shortcuts you can type to perform tasks faster. The BlackBerry Q5 smartphone gives you the best of both worlds – a classic QWERTY keyboard for optimized communications and a 3.1” touchscreen for all the rest.
- Create the perfect shot with BlackBerry Time Shift mode and Story Maker
Create the picture perfect shot with BlackBerry Time Shift mode, then create and share your story, weaving together your photos, videos and music into a movie with BlackBerry Story Maker.
- Share and be seen with BBM Video with Screen Share
Instantly switch your BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) chat to a BBM Video conversation and catch up face-to-face. You can even share your screen, whether it’s a photo, a page in the browser, an idea, or a view from your camera.
- Stay close to what’s important to you with BlackBerry Hub
With BlackBerry Hub, all of your messages and social conversations are only one swipe away. There’s no need to stop what you’re doing. Simply peek into the BlackBerry Hub from anywhere with a swipe to effortlessly flow in and out of your messages and conversations.
- BlackBerry World delivers a rich, thriving app and content ecosystem
Discovering and sharing great apps and content is easier than ever with recommendations based on similar purchases, and access to more than 100,000 apps on the BlackBerry World storefront.