BlackBerry Z30 launched in India for Rs. 39,990

BlackBerry has recently dominated the headlines with the BBM being available on the Android and iOS platform. BlackBerry along with this have launched the flagship BlackBerry Z30 in India.

BlackBerry Z30 offers the users a 5″ Super AMOLED screen of resolution 1280×720 pixels. It has a powerful 1.7GHz Qualcomm dual core processor which runs the latest BlackBerry 10.2 OS. The addition of a feature called BlackBerry Natural Sound is new which offers variations in tone for better acoustics.

z30The smartphone comes with a high inbuilt 16GB memory which can be further expanded to 64GB so space shouldn’t be an issue with this device. The RAM memory is 2GB. The rear camera of the BlackBerry Z30 is an 8MP auto focus HD shot while the front camera is a standard 2MP. The battery is powerful at 2880mAh which BlackBerry boasts can carry the smartphone for 25 hours in a single charge.

The USP of BlackBerry 10.2 is that the notifications and message can be accessed even when the phone is in lock mode and the BBM messages can be accessed while using an app without having to be logged out of the app. The BlackBerry 10.2 also has integrated a feature called Priority Hub in which the device learns which conversations are important to you and will display those under higher priority than normal.

Key Specifications

  • 5” screen with a resolution of 1280×720
  • 1.7GHz dual core Qualcomm processor
  • 16GB inbuilt memory expandable to 64GB
  • BlackBerry 10.2 OS
  • 2GB RAM
  • 8MP rear camera
  • 2MP front camera
  • 3G/ Wi-Fi/micro HDMI
  • 2880mAh battery

It will be intriguing to see whether BlackBerry manages to strike a chord with their new flagship Z30. The phone is priced at Rs. 39990/-.