THE BlackBerry BlackBerry Classic is now available in South Africa, the makers of the smartphone said on Tuesday.
According to BlackBerry Limited, the device is a “no-nonsense smartphone built to meet the needs of productive people who appreciate the speed and accuracy that can be found with a physical QWERTY keyboard.”
The BlackBerry Classic upgrades the BlackBerry Bold 9900 experience with three times faster browser, 60 percent more screen space, 50 percent longer battery life and Greater variety of applications through BlackBerry World and the Amazon Appstore.
Announced last June, it runs the BlackBerry 10 operating system and has an 8MP camera among other features.
BlackBerry Classic is said to be built on BlackBerry’s renowned secure operating system, with built-in protection against viruses, tampering and data leaks.
The BlackBerry Classic is private by default, protecting users with encrypted email, web browsing and BBM.
It is now available from authorized partners in South Africa.
Source : CAJ News Agency