Hopful of regaining its relevance in the smartphone industry, struggling Canadian company BlackBerry has launched a new smartphone -the blackberry passport..The blackberry passport according to some analyst is another attempt by blackberry phone makers to stay/remain relevant in the smartphones game.The blackberry passport is exactly the size of a Canadian passport,hence the name.
Where to Buy Blackberry Passport
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The BlackBerry Passport is targeted at business minded users and not the general user.The blackberry passport is a block-shaped device and features a massive Gorilla Glass 3 enforced 4.5-inch square-
The Blackberry Passport runs BlackBerry 10.3 OS on 2.26 GHz quad-core processor with 3GB of RAM ,32 GB of internal storage and comes with microSD card support for up to 32 GB expansion.
The blackberry Passport comes with a non removable 3,450 mAh battery which is the largest of any smartphone on the market, offering 30 hours of mixed use.The blackberry passport has two cameras — a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front camera.
UMTS (including HSPA+),
|Availability by country||September 24, 2014 (Canada)|
|Form factor||Candy bar smartphone|
|Dimensions||128 mm (5.0 in) H
90.3 mm (3.56 in) W
9.3 mm (0.37 in) D
|Weight||194 g (6.84 oz)|
|Operating system||BlackBerry 10|
|CPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400|
|Memory||3 GB RAM|
|Storage||32 GB internal storage|
|Removable storage||Up to 64 GB microSDXC|
|Battery||3450 mAH non removable battery|
|Data inputs||Multi-touch touchscreen, QWERTY keyboard|
|Display||1440×1440 px 4.5-inch at 453 ppi|
|Rear camera||13 megapixels, 1080p video capture, autofocus, optical image stabilization|
|Front camera||2 megapixels, 720p video capture|
Ambient light sensor,
Pricing and availability
The blackberry passport is not yet available in Nigeria. It is expected to be in Nigeria before December 2014. When available, the price of the blackberry passport in Nigeria is expected to range between N95,000 to N110,000, depending on where you are buying from and your location.