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BlackBerry Z30 smartphone may be launched in India on Oct 24 (Specifications)

New Delhi, Oct 20 (): BlackBerry Ltd is likely to launch its new Z30 flagship smartphone on October 24 in India and the smartphone may be priced below Rs 45,000.

BlackBerry Z30, also known as the A10 or A-Series under the name ‘Aristo’, was revealed at an event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last month. Z30 has taken the crown from the smaller Z10, which was launched early this year.

This new addition of Blackberry could give direct competition to the November 1 release of iPhone 5S. Samsung, LG and HTC’s flagship phones will all now have one more warrior to face in the game.

Specifications of BlackBerry Z30

• Display: 5”, 1280 x 720 resolution, 295 PPI, 24 bit Color, 16:9, SuperAMOLED
• Dimensions (LxWxD): 140.7 x 72 x 9.4 mm
• Weight: 170g
• Processor: Dual Core 1.7 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro Processor with QuadCore Adreno 320 GPU
• Memory: 2GB RAM + 16GB Flash + Hot Swappable MicroSD slot up to SDXC UHS-I
• Expandable Memory: MicroSD slot placed under back cover
• Front Facing Camera: 2MP Fixed-Focus, Image & video stabilization, 3x digital zoom, 720p HD video recording
• Rear Facing Camera: 8MP Auto-Focus, Back Side Illumination, 5 element F2.2 lens, Flash, continuous & touch to focus, image stabilization, Proprietary Enhanced Super, Resolution Digital Zoom (5x), 1080p HD video recording
• Network Connectivity: 4G LTE support for global roaming
• Bluetooth: 4.0 Low Energy
• Wi- Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n, 2.4GHz/5GHz, 4G Mobile Hotspot
• GPS: Assisted, Autonomous and Simultaneous GPS
•Ports and Connectivity: USB 2.0 High Speed – USB port permits charging and data synchronization of the device with a USB “A” to micro-USB “B” cable, USB OTG, Micro HDMI, NFC, Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Server
• Voice Input/output: Dual integrated stereo speakers, multiple microphones, Hands-free headset capable, Bluetooth headset capable, Integrated Hands-Free Speakerphone
• Advanced Sensors: Proximity, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Magnetometer,
• Dedicated Keys: Volume Up/Down, Mute, Lock(Power On/Off)
• Notification: Tone, vibrate, on-screen or LED indicator; notification options are user configurable
• Headset: 3.5 mm stereo
• Power Adapter: +5V DC / 850 mA AC power adapter
• Battery: 2880 mAh non-removable battery
• Battery Life: Talk time: Up to 18 hours UMTS/14 hours GSM, Standby time: Up to 16 Days, Music: Up to 90 hours, Video: Up to 12 hours