The phone is being developed by the Chicago-based aerospace and defence contractor.
Blackberry CEO John Chen has vowed to win back loyal users with the release of new products.
Newly-appointed CEO John Chen is moving rapidly to get mobile tech company back on track.
Their remarks came during a frenetic week when BlackBerry reported a much smaller than expected loss.
John Chen moved rapidly to cut costs, sell certain assets and strengthen the company's balance sheet.
Initially launched in Indonesia, the device will also be taken to other emerging markets.