BlackBerry launches Porsche Design P’9982 Smartphone for Luxury Buyers

While BlackBerry may still be struggling with its future against the duopoly of Android and iOS devices, the company still trying to doing something different. Company has partnered with Porsche Design Group a couple of time to launch a premium device at an astounding price. The company is doing the same by launching the successor of P’9981 QWERTY smartphone. Dubbed as P’9982, this is the first smartphone from their partnership which is having a complete touch interface. It is based on BlackBerry Z10 smartphone which was the company’s first device with the new BB 10 platform.

BlackBerry P’9982

The device is created from high quality and premium materials such as stainless steel for its edges and genuine hand-crafter leather for the back cover.

BlackBerry and Porsche Design Group are also launching a limited edition Crocodile design of P’9982 smartphone. This will have only limited sale of 500 devices only.

Porsche Design P’9982 Technical Specifications

Design

Dimensions of 131 x 65.6 x 9.5 mm

Weighs 140 grams

Display

4.2 inches LCD screen

Resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels

Pixel density of 356 ppi

Processor

Qualcomm MSM

1.5 GHz dual-core

Memory

2 GB RAM

64 GB internal storage

Memory expansion support for up to 64 GB micro SD card

Camera

8 MP primary camera with BSI sensor

LED flash and autofocus

Full HD video recording

2 MP secondary camera

Battery

1800 mAh

Operating System

BlackBerry 10.2 Operating System

Apps downloadable through BlackBerry App World

Special apps from Porsche Design Group for users

In the Box

Premium headset

USB cable

Soft cleaning cloth

Availability Information of Porsche Design P’9982

The device will be launched on 21st November and can be bought from Porsche Design Group stores as well as offline stores. The limited edition crocodile variant will be available next month. But, if you are wondering about the price of the smartphone, then you have to wait till the release as the company has not given details about the pricing.