Back in September 2013, the BlackBerry Z30 released with OS 10.2, which introduced ‘BlackBerry Natural Sound’. The device hands-on featured amazing speakers with depth to the sound.
How could an entry-level device with a price point under $200 compete against the Z30? You might be relatively surprised. Check it out in the video above.
The speaker placement is certainly unfortunate. You have to prop the device in such a manner that it will not block the speaker on the rear of the device. BlackBerry and Foxconn should have found a better region for the speaker that would not be interfered by handling or resting flat.