Smartphone major BlackBerry on Thursday said BlackBerry 9720 will be priced at Rs 15,990 in India.
Featuring spacious BlackBerry Keyboard, BlackBerry 9720 runs on the BlackBerry 7 operating system version 7.1. This is the new version of BlackBerry 7 OS.
The company launched BlackBerry 9720 smartphone at a time when the management is looking for a buyer for the smartphone maker.
There are reports that trading community in India is not happy with the latest news as they are getting less response from customers. Recently, BlackBerry eliminated around 70 people from its sales team in Canada.
The 2.8-inch BlackBerry 9720 smartphone features a dedicated BBM key that makes it quick and convenient to access mobile social network.
The latest smartphone from BlackBerry includes BBM Voice, which lets you chat over Wi-Fi for free.
The latest version of BBM, which features BBM Channels, will also soon be available for download on the BlackBerry World storefront
With the BlackBerry 9720 smartphone you can listen to local FM stations, and automatically let your BBM friends know what station you’re currently listening to.
The new BlackBerry 7 OS lets you type your message once and post it simultaneously and instantly to your friends on BBM, Twitter and Facebook. You can snap a picture and post it to multiple social networks all at the same time, right from the camera app.