The fact that Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) BlackBerry is picking up steam in markets throughout the world is no surprise by now. There are many reasons for this, most notably the fact that the company’s new operating system is making major headway. Along with this, the Z10 and Q10 smartphones have been well received throughout the world.
Does this mean BlackBerry can sit back and enjoy the fact that it is experiencing solid growth and more success than it has over the past few years? Definitely not. The company still has a lot of work to do, and doesn’t want to lose its momentum.
Up next is the Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) Q5 making its global debut in Dubai. This mid-range smartphone, complete with a QWERTY keyboard, is going to make it ways to other regions in the near future. However, according to Gulfnews.com, it is being rolled out in Dubai “at its new branded retail concept store to be opened on Thursday.”
Those who live in Dubai and are interested in purchasing the Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) Q5 are going to have to act fast if they want to get their hands on one of these devices on opening day. Here is what the article had to say:
“The phone will be sold from 5pm for Dh1499 and only limited stocks available for the opening day. The phone will be widely available next month from authorized retailer and carriers across the Middle East.”
It is unsure right now when the Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) Q5 is going to make its way to other markets. The good thing for BlackBerry is that the smartphone is following in the footsteps of the Z10 and Q10, meaning that it should be able to ride some of the enthusiasm to a fast start.
What does this device have to offer? The same piece went on the add the following:
“The 3.1-inch touch-screen device with a resolution of 720 x 720 pixels has a 2MP front camera and 5MP rear camera while it houses 2GB RAM and 8GB of storage capacity.”
First things first, it will be interesting to see if the Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) BlackBerry Q5 is a hit in Dubai. From there, we need to keep an eye on when the smartphone is going to be introduced in other markets.
While BlackBerry has not released much information on the future of the Q5, more details are sure to be made public soon enough.