EMI Schemes for Purchasing BlackBerry Curve 9220 and Z10 in India

EMI Schemes for Purchasing BlackBerry Curve 9220 and Z10 in India

Mumbai: BlackBerry phones are highly priced and are not easily affordable for the common man.  BlackBerry India announced EMI schemes to make owning the BlackBerry phones easy.  BlackBerry announced the schemes for BlackBerry Curve 9220 and BlackBerry Z10.

BlackBerry Curve 9220 can be purchased on EMI scheme and the consumer has to pay Rs. 799 per month for 12 months.  BlackBerry Z10 is available on 9 month instalment scheme and the consumer has to pay Rs. 4,799 every month.  to know the stores which are offering BlackBerry handsets on EMI scheme, the consumer need to send an SMS ‘BBEMI’ <city or Pin code> to 575758.


Not BlackBerry alone but many mobile manufacturers are also offering their smartphones with EMI schemes to make people buy the high end phones.  First company to offer zero interest EMI scheme was Apple.  It introduced the scheme for iPhone 4. Samsung also offered its flagship phones.  Samsung also is selling its devices such as Galaxy Note 800 tablet with cash back offer.  Other Samsung devices that are offered with attractive offers are Galaxy Note II, Galaxy Camera, Galaxy Grand and Galaxy S III.

BlackBerry 9220 was released in the month of May, 2012.  The display screen size is 2.44 inches and the pixel density is 164 ppi.  The display resolution is 320 x 240 pixels. Type of display is touch sensitive optical trackpad.  The body dimensions of the handset are 109 x 60 x 12.7 mm.  The handset weighs 102 grams.  The handset is provided with 512 MB of RAM and an internal storage of 512 MB.  The handset supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPRS, EDGE and USB.  It comes equipped with 2 megapixel primary camera and there is no secondary camera.  The handset runs on BlackBerry 7.1 operating system.

BlackBerry Z10 was released in January, 2013.  The body dimensions of the handset are 130 x 65.5 x 9 mm.  It weighs 137.5 grams.  It sports a display of 4.2 inches.  The display resolution is 768 x 1280 pixels.  The display type is capacitive touchscreen.  It is provided with 16 GB of internal storage and 2 GB of RAM.  Memory can be expanded up to 64 GB.  It comes equipped with 8 megapixel primary camera and 2 megapixel front facing camera.  It runs on BlackBerry 10 operating system.  The operating system can be upgraded to v10.1.