RIM today announced the elite new Porsche Design P'9981 smartphone from BlackBerry. Designed by Porsche Design, in collaboration with RIM, the Porsche Design P'9981 smartphone from BlackBerry is instantly identifiable as a Porsche Design product. The exclusive material choices for this unique smartphone include a forged stainless steel frame, hand-wrapped leather back cover, sculpted QWERTY keyboard, and crystal clear touch display. This customized Porsche Design Pí9981 comes with an exclusive Porsche Design UI and a bespoke Wikitude World Browser augmented reality app experience. It also includes premium, exclusive PINs that help easily identify another P'9981 smartphone user. Here is more info on this exclusive phone for an exclusive club:
The Porsche Design Pí9981 is built on a performance driven platform that features a 1.2 GHz processor, HD video recording, 24-bit high resolution graphics, and advanced sensors enabling new augmented reality applications. It comes with 8GB of on-board memory, expandable up to 40GB with a micro SD card.
BlackBerry 7, the operating system for the new Porsche Design Pí9981, includes a next generation BlackBerry browser, Liquid Graphics technology, NFC (Near Field Communications) and more.
The Porsche Design Pí9981 smartphone from BlackBerry will be available from Porsche Design stores later this year.