Last Year in September, BlackBerry had started a Partnership with “BB Merah Putih”. This partnership gave BB Merah Putih the right to develop and sell BlackBerry Smartphones in Indonesia. The firm “BB Merah Putih” has launched a new BlackBerry Smartphone in Indonesia. The Smartphone is called “The BlackBerry Aurora”. The Smartphone is available from 3 March for Pre-Orders and it will be available till 12 March. All about the launch as well as the new BlackBerry Smartphone is detailed in the text below here.
Highlights of the Launch :
• This New BlackBerry Smartphone is available from 3 March for Pre-Orders.
• The Smartphone runs Android 7.0 Nougat and available in Black, Gold and Silver Colors.
• The Smartphone is the first BlackBerry Smartphone that is developed in Indonesia.
Specifications of The BlackBerry Aurora :
The Device runs Android 7.0 Nougat OS. The Smartphone supports Dual SIM (It is Claimed that it is the First BlackBerry Device which Support Dual SIM).It has a 5.5-Inch Display Screen with 720 x 1280 Pixels Resolution. Powered by a 1.4 GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC, It has 4 GB RAM. The Smartphone packs a 13 megapixel Primary or Rear Camera along with an 8 megapixel Secondary or Front Camera. The Smartphone has 32 GB Internal Storage (Expandable). Connectivity Features of The Smartphone are 4G LTE Support, GPS, Bluetooth and Wifi. The device has a 3000 mAh Battery.
Design, Availability and Price of The BlackBerry Aurora :
Available in Three Color Variants (Black, Gold and Silver), the device has 152 x 76.8 x 8.5 mm Dimensions, 178 grams Weight. Price of this new BlackBerry Smartphone is IDR 3,499,000 (Around Rs 17,400). The Smartphone will be available for Pre-Orders till 12 March (Available since 3 March). Just like BB Merah Putih has the partnership in Indonesia, The Firm “Opteimus Infracom” has the right to make and sell BlackBerry Smartphones. It is also notable that “TCL” is the firm which has the license to make and sell BlackBerry Smartphones across over most of the world.
At the launch, Alex Thurber (Senior Vice President & GM of Mobility Solutions for BlackBerry) congratulated BB Merah Putih and said that the firm always thinks for innovations and customer satisfaction.