A Sneak Peak into Blackberry Aura Android Smartphone
Once known being the phone for business classes, Blackberry is struggling hard to get its aura back. To regain its glitz, Blackberry has announced several business tie-ups with ace smartphone makers.
Blackberry Aura Android Smartphone Features
The company recently has unveiled the BlackBerry KEYone in collaboration with TCL Communications. Now, the company is set to launch a new smartphone in tie-up with Indonesia’s PT BB Merah Putih.
Some leaked images have fueled the speculation that PT BB Merah Putih-made BlackBerry smartphone named ‘Aurora’ could officially be launched soon. Though, the rumors about the phone were making rounds since long, its official press images have leaked now. Tech blog TechieState suggests that the smartphone will be an entry level phone specially made for Indonesian market.
On the specs front, the smartphone is said to have a 5.5-inch 720p display screen, 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. The handset is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 425 chipset and a 3000mAh battery. The handset goes to be the first dual SIM smartphone from Blackberry. The company has signed a brand licensing deal with technology magnet TCL Corporation to sell its Android handsets worldwide except Indonesia, India, Bangladesh Sri Lanka and Nepal.
For selling Blackberry smartphones in India, the company has signed a deal with New Delhi based Optiemus Infracom. The phone was listed on an Indian e-commerce portal at at Rs 39,999.