Red and white BlackBerry Passport up for pre-order, iPhone users get special offer

BlackBerry has announced that the red and white color variants of its Passport smartphone have been made available for pre-order in the US and Canada. Additionally, the company has also revealed that it’s offering the flagship smartphone with various promos and at a discounted price.

In the US, the red BlackBerry Passport can currently be pre-ordered through Amazon and the company’s online store at $699, while the white model will set you back by $599. If you’re willing to go for the black version, you can pick it up for as low as $499.

BlackBerry Passport

Canadian customers will have to shell out a bit more cash as the red and white options have been tagged at $799 and $699, respectively. BlackBerry notes that limited quantities of the new colors are being offered for now with wider availability planned for next month around Christmas.

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The great deals on the Passport don’t end here as there’s a new iPhone trade-in program as well. You can get a minimum of $90 or up to $400 when you exchange your Apple handset for the mammoth-size BlackBerry smartphone. The amount you get varies based on the model being exchanged and the company is offering an additional $150 as a bonus. The promo goes live from December 1 and more details can be found over at this link.

Red White BlackBerry Phablet

BlackBerry Passport specs roundup:

– 2.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 800 SOC
– 3GB RAM
– 32GB internal storage, 128GB expandable
– 4.5-inch 1440 x 1440p LCD
– 13MP rear camera, 2MP front snapper
– 3450mAH battery

Apart from the BlackBerry Passport, the company is also offering the Z30 handset at a reduced price of $225 in the US and $250 in Canada. Both phones come unlocked and the discounts amount to $275 and $250, respectively.