Blackberry Aurora Officially Announced

Blackberry in collaboration with BB Merah Putih has officially anounced its latest and greatest affordable product, the Blackberry Aurora, delivering a new smartphone that "combines all you expect from a BlackBerry smartphone with all the applications and the great experience of Android".

The Blackberry Aurora features 5.5-inch 720p AMOLED display, Snapdragon 425 Quad-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz, Adreno 308 GPU, 4GB of memory, 32GB of built-in storage, microSD card (up to 256GB), 13MP shooter with Phase Detect Auto Focus and 8MP front-facing camera, 3000mAh battery, and runs Android Nougat.

The phone comes in 8.55mm thin and weighs 178g, with lightweight material and smooth curve on each side design, the Hub productivity suite and BlackBerry DTEK privacy app, 4G connectivity with Dual-SIM support, as well as Gold, Silver and Black color options.

The Blackberry Aurora is now available to pre-order in Indonesia for IDR 3,499,000 (about $260).