OptiemusInfracom Limited (BSE: 530135), a leading Indian telecom enterprise, today announced its entry in the Bangladesh market with the launch of BlackBerry KEYoneLIMITED EDITION BLACK on January 4, 2017. Optiemus signed a licensing deal with BlackBerry in February 2017 to design, manufacture and distribute BlackBerry branded smartphones in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal. After successfully launching the BlackBerry KEYone LIMITED EDITION BLACK in India and Sri Lanka, Optiemus has partnered with CPL, concern of Union Group, a renowned business conglomerate in Bangladesh, to handle the distribution and retail operations of BlackBerry smartphones. Optiemus’entry into Bangladesh supports the company's growth strategy aimed at expanding its customer base in new geographies.
BlackBerry KEYone LIMITED EDITION BLACK is the first BlackBerry branded device locally manufactured by OptiemusInfracom under the licensing agreement.
“We are extremely delighted to launch BlackBerry KEYone LIMITED EDITION BLACK in Bangladesh, as it reiterates our commitment to expand into newer geographies, said Mr. Hardip Singh, Executive Director, OptiemusInfracom Ltd.
Alex Thurber, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Mobility Solutions at BlackBerry said,We would like to congratulate our partnerOptiemusInfracomon bringing the BlackBerry KEYone to customers in Bangladesh.
Mr. Raquibul Kabir, Managing Director of Union Group said,“It is our pleasure to partner with OptiemusInfracomto launch the BlackBerry KEYone LIMITED EDITION BLACK in Bangladesh.
Mr. Shafiullah, Chairman, Union Group was also present at the launch event.
BlackBerry KEYoneLIMITED EDITION BLACK has been distinctly designed for the customers in Bangladesh to offer Dual SIM capability. It is equipped with a metallic black frame and soft touch textured back. Featuring a 4.5-inch scratch resistant display with Corning ® Gorilla® Glass 4 offering greater scratch resistance, it combines a touch display with a physical keyboard to give users more useable space for typing. The device comes with a 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM (expandable up to 2TB).