BlackBerry Q5 is the affordable BlackBerry running on latest OS

BlackBerry Q5 is the newest addition to BlackBerry smartphones running on the latest BlackBerry OS 10. With a suggested retail price of P18,690, it is also the “affordable” Blackberry handset compared with the latest BlackBerry Q10 and BlackBerry Z10.

The BlackBerry Q5 features a full QWERTY keyboard and a design similar to the high-end BlackBerry Q10. It targets users who are looking for BlackBerry 10 OS-run device but priced within their reach.

Compared with the BlackBerry Q10, the new smartphone is smaller, has the same front design, but encased in hard plastic.

But since it runs on the latest QNX-based BlackBerry OS 10, the smartphone offers pretty much the experience found in its high end siblings.
Some of the BlackBerry 10 OS functionality found in this smartphone includes:
• Features and apps work seamlessly together, allowing your every move to flow into the next.

• With its classic QWERTY keyboard re-engineered for optimized typingand its 3.1” touchscreen, the BlackBerry Q5 smartphone gives you the best of both worlds.

• Hub lets you stay close to what’s important to you without stopping what you’re doing.

• Create the perfect shot every time with the cameraTime Shift mode, and tell your story using BlackBerry Story Maker and share with friends on Facebook.

• Use BBM Video withScreen Share,

• And discover the more than 120,000 apps available on the BlackBerry World storefront.

The BlackBerry Q5 will be available at discounted rate at BlackBerry’s Swap, Switch, and Win campaign. BlackBerry Q5 smartphone is available at the BlackBerry Mall Caravan located at Glorietta 1, Ground Floor (near SM Makati) and the four BlackBerry stores located at the Cyberzone of SM Mega Mall, SM North EDSA, SM Sta. Rosa and SM Pampanga. The BlackBerry Q5 smartphone will be available at P18,690 less P2,000 and the trade-in value of the swapped mobile phone.
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