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BlackBerry Evolve, Evolve X India launch highlights: Price, specifications, features and availability

BlackBerry’s new Evolve and Evolve X are rumored to flaunt full-screen touch displays.

  • Published: August 2, 2018 10:54 AM IST
BlackBerry Evolve X teaser

After launching the Key2 in India, a couple of new BlackBerry devices are being launched today. The launch event in Delhi kicks off at 11:00AM, and the two new upcoming devices are the BlackBerry Evolve and the BlackBerry Evolve X.

Like the Key2, the two new BlackBerry Evolve smartphones too are being brought to India by Optiemus Infracom. This company essentially holds the licensing rights for BlackBerry phones in the country.

While details are scarce, we do know that both the new BlackBerry devices will feature touchscreen displays. In other words, there’s won’t be a QWERTY keypad like the one found on the Key2. Other rumored features include dual rear cameras, rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C port, and possibly a 4,000mAh battery.

We are on ground to cover the BlackBerry Evolve X and Evolve launch event in Delhi. Follow this space for all the latest updates on the devices’ specifications, features, India price, and availability.

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And that’s a wrap. Stay tuned to BGR India for more on the BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X.

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There will be a bunch of offers for buyers –
– No-cost EMI options.
– 5% cashback on using ICICI cards
– Benefits worth Rs 3,950 from Reliance Jio.

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The Evolve will be available towards the end of this month.
The Evolve X will be available sometime in mid-September.

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THE PRICES ARE OUT.
Evolve – Rs 24,990
Evolve X – Rs 34,990

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For photography, both smartphones feature dual rear cameras. The Evolve boasts a pair of 13-megapixel cameras. The Evolve X boasts a combination of 12-megapixel and 13-megapixel snappers.

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That’s a surprise!

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And here are the specs for the BlackBerry Evolve X.

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Here’s a quick look at the specs of the BlackBerry Evolve.

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The BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X will both be made in India.

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Ashok Kumar Gupta, Chairman of the Optiemus Group on stage, talking about the partnership with BlackBerry

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BlackBerry is describing Evolve as the “Most Secure Android Smartphone”.

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Surprise surprise! The first few details about the BlackBerry Evolve have been revealed on the company’s Twitter page.

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We are just a few moments away from the start of the launch event. BlackBerry has already confirmed that the two new devices will be called Evolve and Evolve X. All eyes are on the rest of the details.

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  • Published Date: August 2, 2018 10:54 AM IST