TCL to launch BlackBerry KEYone smartphone in South Korea

Tuesday 14 November 2017 | 15:09 CET | News
China’s TCL Corp. has announced it will start sales of the black edition of BlackBerry's KEYone smartphone in South Korea starting December. The KEYone smartphone runs on Google's Android platform and comes with a QWERTY keypad, Yonhap news agency reports. The device also features a 12-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front camera.

TCL Communication Korea said it is currently taking steps to win nods from local authorities for the release of the smartphone. The device will be released through local operator CJ Hello. The device will be available on the local market for a price under KRW 600,000. The KEYone Black smartphone was earlier released in China and India. 

TCL said the South Korean version of the KEYone Black keyboard will be printed with the Korean alphabet as well. Warranty services will be provided through Dongbu Daewoo Electronics Service Corp.'s 105 branches across the country.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alphabet / BlackBerry / Google / Hello / TCL
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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