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Did the BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9982 just visit the FCC?

0. phoneArena 01 Nov 2013, 11:56 posted on

Back in August, we showed you some Hi-Res shots of a new Porsche Design handset expected to be launched in the middle of 2014 by BlackBerry; you might recall that the original Porsche Design model featured a futuristic looking QWERTY keyboard and looked like a BlackBerry Bold 9930 from the future. The stainless steel frame and the leather back conveyed a sense of luxury, and the BlackBerry 7 OS flavored model was priced as such...

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posted on 01 Nov 2013, 12:00 1

1. aayupanday (Posts: 517; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)


Looks like an HTC One clone sans the BoomSound speaker grill..

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 12:30

5. eldyagustius (Posts: 142; Member since: 30 Oct 2013)


yeah right even the Blackberry Z10 does :)

posted on 02 Nov 2013, 02:39

13. tadaa (Posts: 250; Member since: 18 Apr 2013)


reminds me of xperia arc

posted on 02 Nov 2013, 12:01

14. MobileKicker (Posts: 212; Member since: 19 Sep 2013)


Luxurious
But also highly priced

posted on 02 Nov 2013, 12:02

15. MobileKicker (Posts: 212; Member since: 19 Sep 2013)


Yeah it's Porsche
Even Porsche owners don't have that expensive thing

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 12:05

2. harigrg33 (Posts: 159; Member since: 20 May 2013)


$2000 r u kidding me...

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 12:25

3. ArtSim98 (Posts: 2917; Member since: 21 Dec 2012)


Hey, it's PORSCHE. Of course it's expensive.

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 12:32

6. eldyagustius (Posts: 142; Member since: 30 Oct 2013)


so what? does it build with Porsche engine?

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 12:56

8. ArtSim98 (Posts: 2917; Member since: 21 Dec 2012)


No. It's about the brand.

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 12:28 1

4. E.S.1 (Posts: 291; Member since: 14 Sep 2013)


$2000? Really.. . What does it do? Makes you a coffee in the morning? Goes to work for you?

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 12:37

7. _PHug_ (Posts: 380; Member since: 11 Oct 2011)


Looks nice but I see a lot of wasted screen potential, just like the HTC one.

Most people look at the HTC One and think beauty but all I see is wasted screen potential

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 13:15 2

9. decent4u (Posts: 73; Member since: 26 Apr 2012)


They are just selling their name, This phone will cost less than $400 if that name is removed.

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 14:53

10. boomboom (Posts: 53; Member since: 10 Oct 2013)


even with the name porsche on blackberry it will not sale even 2000 unit with that ridicules price tag

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 21:17

11. xtroid2k (Posts: 381; Member since: 11 Jan 2010)


Really! c'mon blackberry. The most popular devices are not even closely priced at this range. Somebody feels "well hung" in Canada. I don't care what the phone said on it. Ludacris and this is why the ship is sinking.

posted on 01 Nov 2013, 22:04

12. E.S.1 (Posts: 291; Member since: 14 Sep 2013)


I agree... I'm not sure what are they (Blackberry) trying to accomplish with this?!

posted on 02 Nov 2013, 14:56

16. wildfiregt (Posts: 97; Member since: 10 Jun 2013)


Not making money with that but making you hear of it. and that works

posted on 02 Nov 2013, 22:33 1

17. GeekMovement (Posts: 1505; Member since: 09 Sep 2011)


I wouldn't buy it even if it was $199 on contract.

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