BlackBerry Launches BlackBerry Leap in the Philippines


We have good news for those BlackBerry fans in the Philippines who have been waiting for the BlackBerry Leap. It will be available at MemoXpress stores in the Philippines on May 30th for a cash price of PHP 13,490.

The BlackBerry Leap, a mid range device targeted at the young business professional has the following features

  • 5-inch HD screen
  • 1.5 GHz Qualcomm MSM 8960 processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB storage
  • External micro-SD support for up to 128GB.
  • 8MP rear camera
  • 2800 mAh non-removable Lithium Ion battery that could last well over a day
  • BlackBerry 10.3.1 operating system
  • BlackBerry World and Amazon App Store preloaded for access to a huge selection of apps for work and play

In addition, there is a special promotional offer for Globe Telecom prepaid customers in the Philippines who purchase the BlackBerry Leap or any other BlackBerry 10 phone at a MemoXpress store.

Purchasing the new BlackBerry Leap entitles customers to a free Globe Prepaid SIM offering 700MB mobile internet per month, for the first 3 months. This offer is also available to those who purchase a BlackBerry Z3 smartphone.

Customers who purchase a BlackBerry Classic or Passport will be eligible for a free 1GB mobile internet per month for the first two months.

So for folks in the Philippines that have been thinking about getting a new BlackBerry 10 phone, or others still on BBOS and wish to upgrade, now is the perfect time!

The BlackBerry Press Release can be read here


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