© Electronics Production | December 27, 2013

Foxconn and 'Jakarta'

As previously announced, smartphone pioneer BlackBerry has teamed with Foxconn for the production of its new line of phones.
During the earnings call, BlackBerry's newly appointed CEO John Chen provided a few more details on the partnership. Thanks to Seeking Alpha, we now know that the new low-cost BlackBerry phone is - in all likelihood codenamed 'Jakarta' and that it is "going to be a 3G device". It will also be based on BB10 and Mr Chen thinks "this is going to be an exciting, positive collaboration".

Chen also confirmed March and more likely April as the launch timeframe for the Indonesian market.


Please note the following: Critical comments are allowed and even encouraged. Discussions are welcome. Verbal abuse, insults and racist / homophobic remarks are not. Such comments will be removed.
Further details can be found here.
Load more news
July 18 2018 5:55 pm V10.0.0-2