BlackBerry has slashed prices of the
BlackBerry Z3 and BlackBerry Z30
touchscreen smartphones in India.
According to information received by
NDTV Gadgets, BlackBerry Z3 will now b
available at Rs. 13,990, a price cut of Rs
2,000. The BlackBerry Z3 (Review |
Pictures ) was launched in June last year
at Rs. 15,990 and this is the first time
that the handset has received a price cut
The Z3 features a 5-inch qHD (540x960
pixels) display offering an aspect ratio o
16:9. It is powered by a dual-core
1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
(MSM8230) processor with 1.5GB RAM.
BlackBerry Z3 sports a 5-megapixel
autofocus rear camera and also houses
a 1.1-megapixel fixed-focus front-facin
camera. The smartphone includes 8GB o
inbuilt storage, which can be expanded
up to 32GB via microSD card. It packs a
2500mAh battery, which is rated to
deliver up to 15.5 hours talk time and up
to 384 hours of standby time.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi,
Bluetooth, 3G, GPS, NFC and Micro-USB.
The BlackBerry Z30, on the other hand,
will retail at Rs. 24,990 down from the
previous best price of Rs. 29,990 - a dro
of Rs. 5,000.
Prior to this, BlackBerry's phablet Z30
(Review | Pictures ) received price slash in
June last year when the company offere
a discount of Rs. 5,000 on the handset.
BlackBerry launched the Z30 for the
Indian market at Rs. 39,990 in 2013.
BlackBerry Z30 comes with a 5-inch
Super AMOLED display featuring
720x1280 pixels resolution, translating
to a pixel density of 294ppi. It is powere
by a 1.7GHz dual-core Qualcomm
Snapdragon S4 processor with Adreno
320. The BlackBerry Z30 sports an 8-
megapixel rear camera and a 2-
megapixel front-facing camera.