Blackberry unveiled their new Smartphone Passport on Wednesday in Toronto. So Blackberry back with their Qwerty Keypads for which they were once loved for.
Besides the physical keyboard, the phone comes with 4.5 by 4.5 inch square display which has 443 PPI . With Blackberry Passport company claims 30 hours of Battery life . The company clearly targets Business users which have been company's Bread and butter over the years. Blackberry adds a new feature of Blackberry Assistant which will be a kind of Personal Assistant for Work.
Another major feature the Passport comes with is a much louder speakers which is claimed to be 350 times louder than any Samsung S5 which could be useful in Conference hall.
When it comes to camera, its a 13- megapixel rear facing Camera. The phone has 32 GB of storage , 3GB of RAM , a much improved BlackBerry 10.3 , 3450 mAh battery and 2.2 GHz Quad-core Processor. Passports major compition would be Iphone 6.
The phone is priced at $249 with a two year contract and $599 unlocked. It would a fun to watch whether company can stick to the price or not. Everyone still remembers their z10 price reductions.