BlackBerry launches Z10 smartphone

Last Updated: Mon, Feb 25, 2013 11:50 hrs

Mumbai, Feb 25 (IANS) Mobile phone manufacturer BlackBerry Monday launched smartphone Z10, powered by its newly developed operating system BlackBerry 10, in the Indian market and priced it at Rs.43,490.

"With BlackBerry 10, we have re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry to create a new and unique mobile computing experience," said Sunil Dutt, managing director for India at BlackBerry.

According to the company, the new smartphone is the first on the BlackBerry 10 platform, which offers faster and smoother usage experience.

The Z10 comes with modern design and a gesture-based interface. The phone's features include a 4.2-inch LCD (liquid crystal display) screen with a 1.5 GHz (giga hertz) dual-core processor and a 8-megapixel rear camera coupled with a 2-megapixel front camera.

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