RIM has launched the BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 in India for Rs 1,39,990.
Housing a powerful hardware, the BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 features a special customisation bearing BlackBerry 7.0 Operating System and houses a powerful 1.2 GHz Qualcomm mobile processor. At such a premium price, the P'9981 is aimed at the BlackBerry lovers with great design aspiration.
The new BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 is the re-incarnated BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 but with a greater styling and design conceived by the Porsche Design Group. The Porsche Design P'9981 features 2.8-inch touchscreen LCD display supporting VGA (640x480) pixel resolution. Under the 11.3mm thick chassis rests a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM 8655 with Adreno 205 graphics.
RIM has also added the near-field communication chip that can connect and operate wirelessly by consuming minimal power. By offering 8 GB onboard storage, one can add up to 32 GB memory card to this smartphone.
This smartphone features the same fixed focus 5 megapixel camera with Flash to capture photos with 4X Digital Zoom support and can support 720p HD video recording. Other features of this handset include bluetooth, WiFi, accelerometer, magnetometer, proximity sensor, and dual-microphone for background noise suppression. By default, this smartphone comes with 1230 mAh battery that promises run time of about 5.5 hours.
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