Blackberry KEYone launched in India

Optiemus Electronics Ltd., today in India, has launched the Blackberry KEYone LIMITED EDITION BLACK. Optiemus, the Noida based Telecommunication enterprise has been contracted with blackberry for one year to take care of the Blackberry smartphones in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, etc. The actual Blackberry KEYone was launched globally back in February, with the very best security features that are carried by an Android smartphone, from Blackberry. The Blackberry KEYone LIMITED EDITION BLACK is specially made for the Indian market and will be available for only a limited number of units. The smartphone supports dual-SIM capability, which is an essential feature to be added for Indian customers.

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Along with the smartphone, the Blackberry and Optiemus are also giving away several offers for the buyers of Blackberry KEYone. Buyers can now get up to 4,000 Bonus POints while purchasing using America Express cards. One of the leading carriers in the country Vodafone also giving several offers like 75GB additional free data giveaway while purchasing. WHile unveiling the smartphone in India, the Blackberry Senior VP Alex Thurber commented that,

“We would like to congratulate our partner, Optiemus Infracom, on the launch of the BlackBerry KEYone LIMITED EDITION BLACK. We have worked closely with Optiemus to ensure that the blackberry experience and security are built into every layer of the device. We are also excited to see our ecosystem experience and security are built into every layer of the device. We are also excited to see our ecosystem of software licensing partners, such as TCL Communications and Optiemus, working together to bring locally relevant BlackBerry-branded smartphones to customers, demonstrating how BlackBerry’s strategy to license our secure software to partners is gaining momentum.”

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The Blackberry KEYone smartphone is coming with a 4.5-inch scratch resistant FUll HD display, device is powered with a Snapdragon 625 2GHz Octa-core processor. The physical QWERTY keyboard makes the usability more comfy with the fingerprint scanner mounted space bar. Under the hood, the smartphone has 4GB of RAM also, along with the 64GB storage which is expandable up to 2TB. The Quickcharge 3.0 supported 3505 mAh battery can stand up to 2 days roughly. Coming to the camera, the rear department consists of a 12MP sensor while the front facing selfie snapper is of 8 Megapixels. The smartphone runs ANdroid 7.0, powered by numerous Blackberry security features like DTEK.

The pricing list has been revealed to 39,990 INRfor the Limited Black Edition, also available to buy in Interest-free EMIs.

4 thoughts on “Blackberry KEYone launched in India”

  1. Battery life gets 8!. On a single charge with almost non stop, very heavy use it will last 16-17 hours. What other phone can do that?

  2. It will be Really hard to use the physics keyboard placed at very lower end of the phone. It might be a struggle to do Typing for longer time.


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