BlackBerry Passport Price Revealed By CEO Chen

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BlackBerry Passport Price Revealed By CEO Chen
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BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSE:BB)’s chief executive officer John Chen recently revealed the upcoming smartphone price. The new Passport phone will retail for $599 in the United States. The phone will also vary in price by country all based on taxes and tariffs.

John Chen opens up

Chen compared this phone with other competitor smartphones adding that the Passport phone should cost about $700. However he kept the market in mind and aimed for a number lower than that. The upcoming handset will feature a 4.5 inch square screen and a physical keyboard. This will be the first global launch since last year’s flop with BlackBerry 10.