Blackberry Z3 to hit Indian market soon

With this handset, BlackBerry hopes to recapture its lost position in the market.

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Canadian handset maker Blackberry formerly known as Research In Motion (RIM), will launch its BlackBerry Z3 smartphone in the Indian markets soon. According to the media reports, BlackBerry Z3 will hit the Indian markets in a couple of weeks and would be priced around Rs 11,000. Although, the company's handset business is sinking but it is still doing good in few markets such as India.

The Z3 is a mid-segment handset with a 5 inch full touch display and a 540x 960 resolution. It runs on the latest version of BlackBery 10OS. This is the first phone which is produced in partnership with Taiwan’s Foxconn.

The handset is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 SoC which has a dual-core processor along with 1.5GB of RAM. The phone also gives a 5MP rear camera and a 1.1MP front-facing camera. The BlackBerry Z3 is expected to compete with the likes of the Moto G and Lumia 630.

With this handset, BlackBerry hopes to recapture its lost position in the market.