Research in Motion has opened a BlackBerry Lifestyle Store in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The grand event took place on 12/12/12 and in addition to the new retail outlet, the good folk of Vietnam also got a new device launched - the Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9981.
This was clearly a big deal for the BlackBerry fans in Vietnam as many started queuing for the event at 9am on December 11th - thats dedication for you. Seeing lines like the ones in the following images is quite common with the likes of Apple stores when a new product is launched, so it's great to see a similar sense of excitement from team BlackBerry.
"The Vincom A shopping mall in Ho Chi Minh City is one of the prime shopping and entertainment locations within the city. It is the perfect place for consumers to truly experience the full range of BlackBerry devices and solutions," explained Benoit Nalin, Director of Vietnam, RIM, "With the introduction of this lifestyle store, customers will truly have peace of mind when purchasing authorised BlackBerry products and will also enjoy top notch service by trained BlackBerry personnel."Keep reading for a ton of pictures and more information on the new BlackBerry Lifestyle Store.
The BlackBerry by Smartcom Lifestyle store offers:
If you are in Ho Chi Minh you can find the dedicated BlackBerry store on level B1 of Vinicom A shopping mall. The store is open from 9am until 10pm.