We have been seeing lots of photos of the new Porsche Design BlackBerry P9982 over the last few weeks, the handset is now official, and BlackBerry has posted an unboxing video of the handset which you can see below.
The Porsche Design BlackBerry P9982 comes with a customized version of BlackBerry 10.2, there will also be a limited edition version which will be available in just 500 units.
“Engineered Luxury meets Powered Performance – what has been true for the first Porsche Design smartphone is even truer for the all-touch P’9882,” says Juergen Gessler, CEO of the Porsche Design Group. “Once again the collaboration with BlackBerry has led to a device that implements our Iconic Style credo without compromises. With the P’9982 we extend our range of modern luxury smartphones and establish ourselves as a market leader in this segment.”
“The new all-touch P’9982 smartphone combines a unique design from an iconic brand with the power of BlackBerry 10,” said Alistair Hamilton, Senior Vice President of Design at BlackBerry. “Every aspect of this smartphone has been purposely designed and built for a powerful premium experience.”
The handset will go on sale on the 21st of November at a number of retailers, which includes Harrods in Knightsbridge, London, the limited edition Crocodile P9982 will launch in December and will be sold exclusively through Harrods.