10 Reasons Why You Should Consider BlackBerry Passport For Your Next Flagship Smartphone
1. Unique Square Screen with Full HD resolution : BlackBerry Passport will feature a unique 4.5-inch square screen with resolution of 1440 x 1440 pixels (453ppi pixel density). It offers a better viewing experience than a 5-inch smartphone thanks to its screen’s extra width.
2. Powerful 3450mAh Battery : BlackBerry Passport will come with a powerful 3450mAh non-removable battery that is expected to last for upto two days on average use. “No other smartphone or phablet on the market today has a battery that large”, BlackBerry said in a blog post.
3. Innovative Touch-Sensitive Physical Keyboard : The new revolutionary physical keyboard on BlackBerry Passport is touch sensitive and comes with custom commands like flick to type and swipe left to delete to improve productivity.
4. BlackBerry Assistant : BlackBerry Assistant is the first virtual assistant available on BlackBerry platform that can manage simple tasks like searching email and calendar, finding out what’s trending on Twitter, Weather updates, change notifications profile and lot more with a simple voice command.
5. BlackBerry Natural Sound Technology : BlackBerry Passport will come with innovative Natural Sound Technology to offer superior audio experience during BBM and cellular calls. In addition to that it comes with Stereo speakers that provides tablet like volume.
6. Powerful Specs : BlackBerry Passport will be powered by Qualcomm’s quad core Snapdragon processor and 3GB RAM. It is a messaging powerhouse built for always connected individuals. For connectivity, BlackBerry Passport supports NFC technology, micro-HDMI port and LTE mobile connections
7. Security : There is no other mobile platform that can compete against BlackBerry’s security credentials. BlackBerry 10 is the safest mobile platform in the smartphone market. In the day and age of hacking and government snooping we should all take our security more seriously.
8. Amazon App Store : BlackBerry Passport will come pre-installed with Amazon App store and will bring over 240,000 Android apps to BlackBerry customers. There will be no more app gap after BlackBerry 10.3 OS launch. The popular Android apps like Netflix, pinterest, Candy Crush Saga and Instagram will all be available for direct download from Amazon App Store.
9. Multimedia Features : BlackBerry Passport is rumored to feature a 13 Mega Pixel rear camera with Optical Image Stabilization and 2 Mega Pixel front facing camera for BBM or video calls.
10. BlackBerry 10.3 OS : BlackBerry Passport will come pre-installed with BlackBerry’s next generation BlackBerry 10.3 OS. It will bring new features like flat UI, BlackBerry Assistant, Quick Settings available anywhere with a two finger swipe, Lift to wake up device and face down for power save.
BlackBerry is expected to launch its next flagship smartphone, BlackBerry Passport in September 2014. Stay tuned for more updates.