BlackBerry CEO John Chen has revealed that the BlackBerry Passport will promote for $599 and not using a dedication. Chen stated that whereas the Passport must be priced at round $seven hundred due to its options, he thinks that BlackBerry ought to promote it for much less so as to “attempt to get the market .”
The BlackBerry Passport encompasses a 4.5-inch 1400x1400 show and a bodily keyboard that doubles as a capacitive touchpad. The gadget can also be rumored to embrace 3GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, a microSD card slot and a beefy 3450mAh battery.
While it’s fascinating to hear that BlackBerry plans to supply the Passport for barely lower than different no-contract smartphones, that alone possible gained’t be sufficient to sway most shoppers from the likes of the Galaxy Note 4 and iPhone 6. The Passport’s huge, sq. show and bodily keyboard may assist, however BlackBerry’s received some stiff smartphone competitors heading into the vacations.