BlackBerry's first store in middle east to be unveiled at Dubai Mall on June 20th.

BlackBerry’s first store in middle east to be unveiled at Dubai Mall on June 20th.

Update : In fact its not Blackberry Q5 that is getting launched but its a BlackBerry store in Dubai mall on June 20th and its first of its kind in Middle east .Apologies for the mess up.

BlackBerry Store launch



Blackberry Q5 the budget smartphone from Blackberry loaded with BB10 OS and which comes with vibrant colors and a Qwerty keyboard will be launching in Dubai, UAE on June 20th. The complete details of the Q5 phone is listed below.Blackberry is betting heavily on this device as being a budget device with trendy colours and more likely to be used by teenagers and will have the “clicky” keyboard.


GENERAL2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G NetworkHSDPA
4G NetworkLTE
Announced2013, May
StatusComing soon. Exp. release 2013, July
BODYDimensions120 x 66 x 10.8 mm (4.72 x 2.60 x 0.43 in)
Weight120 g (4.23 oz)
DISPLAYTypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size720 x 720 pixels, 3.1 inches (~328 ppi pixel density)
SOUNDAlert typesVibration, MP3 ringtones
3.5mm jackYes
MEMORYCard slotmicroSD, up to 32 GB
Internal8 GB, 2 GB RAM
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
BluetoothYes, v4.0 with A2DP
NFCYes (market dependent)
USBYes, microUSB v2.0
CAMERAPrimary5 MP, 2592?1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
VideoYes, [email protected]
SecondaryYes, 2 MP, 720p
FEATURESOSBlackBerry 10 OS, upgradable to v10.1
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon
CPUDual-core 1.2 GHz
SensorsAccelerometer, proximity, compass
MessagingSMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM, BBM 6
GPSYes, with A-GPS support
JavaYes, MIDP 2.1
ColorsBlack, White, Red
 – SNS integration
– BlackBerry maps
– Organizer
– Document viewer
– Photo viewer
– MP3/WMA/WAV/eAAC+ player
– MP4/WMV/H.263/H.264 player
– Voice memo/dial
– Predictive text input