BlackBerry has launched its new flagship smartphone Z10 in India for Rs. 43,490.
BlackBerry Z10 is a full-touch device that comes with a 4.2-inch LCD
screen with a 1280x768 resolution.
It runs on the new BlackBerry 10
operating system (Review), which the company has built from the scratch. The
device is powered by a dual-core processor that clocks at 1.5GHz along
with 2GB of RAM. The internal storage available on the smartphone is
16GB. It has an 8-megapixel rear camera that can capture 1080p videos
and 2-megapixel camera in the front. Z10 comes with 1,850 mAh battery,
which as per the company claims gives 10 hours of talktime and 312 hours
of stand by time.
BlackBerry Z10 (Review
will be available to customers, who had pre-booked starting Tuesday and
will be available at 2,000 retail points across 50 cities by Thursday
or Friday. As per earlier speculations, BlackBerry Z10 was expected
to be launched in India with a price tag of Rs. 39,000 and the current price seems to higher than what was expected.
The phone will compete with flagships from other brands, including the recently announced HTC One and Sony Xperia Z (both yet to launch in India), the Nokia Lumia 920, and of course, the Apple iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy SIII.
We have pitted all these smartphones against each other for specs by specs comparison.