BlackBerry and its Indonesian manufacturing partner company “BBMerah Putih” together has launched a new smartphone “BlackBerry Aurora” in Indonesia. It is said to be the first official Dual SIM BlackBerry smartphone. Also, this is the first BlackBerry phone developed in Indonesia.
BlackBerry Aurora comes with a wide 5.5 Inch HD IPS LCD display having 720×1280 pixels screen resolution. It is integrated with 1.4 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC processor coupled to 4 GB RAM. This functionality of BlackBerry Aurora is attracting Indonesia’s Android gaming geeks.
This phone has decent camera specs having 13 MP Rear and 8 MP front Cameras. It is packed with 3000 mAh battery and available in color variants namely Black, Silver, and Gold. It is priced around 3, 499, 000 IDR (equals to 17500 INR).
BlackBerry has transferred worldwide manufacturing and selling rights to TCL. While they have different manufacturing and selling partners in few Asian countries like India, Indonesia etc. In India, Opteimus Infracom manufactures and sell BlackBerry mobile units.
The new manufacturing company(TCL) has announced a new upcoming phone “BlackBerry Keyone” expected to be released on 31st March 2017.
Key Specifications of BlackBerry Aurora: –
- OS: Android 7.0
- Display: 720×1280 Pixels, 5.5 Inch display
- Memory: 32 GB Internal Memory
- RAM: 4 GB
- Processor: 1.4 GHz quad-core Processor
- Camera: 13 MP Rear Camera, 8 MP front camera
- Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth
- Battery: 3000 mAh