Blackberry has presented Tuesday mobile ‘Q5’, a new smartphone“young and fun” Blackberry 10 operating system. The Canadian company has posted a statement on their website which makes it official mobile existence.
Stresses its physical QWERTY keyboard “that gives confidence, it’s fun and daring” . “Every function, every part of BlackBerry Q5 has been made to give a quick and effortless experience that allows you to move and explore, create and share”, says the statement.
It shares the same dimensions as the Q10 but is designed to be sold at a lower price and is aimed at a younger market and comes in three colors: white, red, and black .
“Blackberry is excited to present this new Blackberry QWERTY, the Q5, aimed at our consumers select markets around the world, “saidThorsten Heins , CEO of Blackberry.
” The Q5 gives the best of everything with their technology of BlackBerry 10 and the physical QWERTY keyboard. It’s for young fans who are passionate, confident and bold, and makes it easy for them to have fun, create, share and are connected “, said Heins.
The Blackberry Q5 has QWERTY physical keyboard a 3.1 inch touchscreen . A few days ago leaked the existence of a new phone from Blackberry that seems to coincide with the Q5.
In the official statement did not mention other features like camera or RAM, but according to the leaked information will have a 5MP camera (unlike the Q10 which has 8 MP), 8GB internal memory and 2GB RAM.
It is expected that the new BlackBerry Q5 is available since the beginning of July this year, in “select markets” in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Latin America. Although prices are not known but are expected to be cheaper than the Z10 and Q10.