After initially launching the BlackBerry KEYone Limited Edition Black in India, Optiemus has now partnered with Softlogic to bring the BlackBerry KEYone Limited Edition Black to Sri Lanka. The launch also came with an announcement that the first 200 customers of the BlackBerry KEYone Limited Edition Black in Sri Lanka will be invited to a gala dinner featuring Kumar Sangakkara.

We would like to congratulate our partner Optiemus Infracom and Softlogic on the launch of the 'BlackBerry KEYone' Limited Edition Black. We have worked closely with Optiemus to ensure that the BlackBerry smartphone experience and security is intact and built into every layer of the device," Alex Thurber, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Mobility Solutions at BlackBerry.

"We are confident that the customers in Sri Lanka will enjoy the device experience as it offers unparalleled productivity, beautiful design, great camera quality and superior user interface," Hardip Singh, Executive Director, Optiemus Infracom Ltd.

The BlackBerry KEYone Limited Edition Black is priced at 99,900 Sri Lankan rupees ($649) and goes on sale at select retails outlets starting November 20.

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