BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite launched in India for Rs. 99,990

BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite launched in India for Rs. 99,990

BlackBerry has launched the premium Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite in India today with a whopping price tag of Rs. 99,990. The smartphone was announced back in last September as the new member to the company’s Porsche family.

The BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite comes with exclusive graphite-metallic colored elements and features a hand-wrapped leather back cover. Porsche Design has collaborated with the Canadian smartphone maker to design the smartphone using a specially crafted glass-like keys along with blackened glass and graphite stainless steel frame.

BlackBerry has provided BlackBerry 10 OS on the Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite that comes preloaded with BBM and BlackBerry Assistant integration. In addition, there is BlackBerry Hub to manage all the conversations and notifications and BlackBerry Blend to sync personal data between the BlackBerry smartphone as well as computer and tablet.

The BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite, being as a premium smartphone, comes with a unique PIN ID that sets users apart from the competition, and make them recognisable among other Porsche Design users.

BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9983 Graphite

BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite

On the hardware front, the BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite has a 3.1-inch touchscreen display with 720 x 720 pixels resolution and is powered by a 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor. There is 2GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage along with microSD card support for expansion up to 128GB.

The smartphone sports an 8-megapixel rear camera sensor along with an LED flash and a 2-megapixel front camera sensor. There is Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS, NFC and a microUSB port. Besides, there is a 2,100mAh battery to deliver about a day backup on a single charge.

On announcing the launch, Hitesh Shah, Director ā€“ Sales and Distribution, at BlackBerry India, said:

“With the launch of the new Pā€™9983 Graphite from BlackBerry, we bring a unique stylish smartphone combined with the superior productivity and ultimate security experience of BlackBerry 10 technology for our Indian consumers. This new smartphone is custom-built for power professionals aiming to make a style statement while not willing to compromise on effective communication and collaboration.”

The BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite comes bundled with a premium stereo headset, an international charging kit, a polishing cloth and a USB cable. It will go on sale in the country through select retailers in the coming days.

BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite specifications:

  • 3.1-inch display
  • BlackBerry 10 OS
  • 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor
  • 2GB of RAM, 64GB expandable storage
  • 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS, NFC, MicroUSB port
  • 2,100mAh battery
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