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BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9981 gets a tear down courtesy of the FCC

0. phoneArena posted on 21 Jan 2012, 16:27

Earlier in the month we got word that pre-orders were being accepted for the BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9981 in the US for the eye-popping price of $1,700. It looks as though the P’9981 just took a trip through the FCC, leaving a few pictures of its innards for us to gawk at...

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posted on 21 Jan 2012, 17:06 4

1. GeekMovement (unregistered)

ugly and i'm not even going to mention the overpriced part, but blackberry mobile devices are always overpriced

posted on 21 Jan 2012, 18:13 1

2. b4ckr3ad1ngth1ssh1t (Posts: 16; Member since: 21 Jan 2012)

$1700??? *trollface* I wonder who the hell would pay that much for a phone, unless they've got a matching vehicle, or can easily buy a $500 clock widget lol

posted on 21 Jan 2012, 22:12 2

3. ChronosInc (Posts: 4; Member since: 18 Jan 2012)

Very ugly and very overpriced. A person has to be crazy to even buy a phone with such outdated technology compared to what's currently on the phone market. I still wouldn't be surprised if someone actually did buy such a phone.

posted on 21 Jan 2012, 22:19 1

4. acb87 (Posts: 2; Member since: 21 Jan 2012)

i can tell none of you have own Porsche Design product before. they are never cheap and are designed by some of the best car designers on the panet. i own a lighter , wallets and cufflings by PD. if i didnt already have the new bold whcih this is based off i would buy it cause i can afford it

posted on 22 Jan 2012, 12:04

5. Just_a_boy (Posts: 183; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)

Add 1,5 dual-core processor, 8Mp camera full HD video, 720P screen, Dual flash or Flash Xenon, Touch screen and reduce that price then it will be perfect. 1700 USD with these poor specs no way, 650 bucks unlocked is fair

posted on 23 Jan 2012, 08:54

6. solidsnakeduds013 (Posts: 219; Member since: 20 Oct 2010)

lmao fail.. I would never buy a blackberry device even if Porsche put some thought into it.

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