BlackBerry KEY2 is the newest smartphone to return from licensee TCL, and it was launched at an occasion held in New York on Thursday. The smartphone presents a Collection 7 aluminium alloy body, a textured diamond grip again panel, and a claimed two-day battery life. The primary BlackBerry-branded smartphone to sport a twin digital camera setup takes benefit by incorporating options equivalent to portrait mode and optical zoom. Aside from that, its bodily QWERTY keyboard comes with sure clever shortcuts serving to customers launch apps and activate instructions with the press of a single key.
BlackBerry KEY2 value, availability
BlackBerry KEY2 value has been set at $649 (roughly Rs. 43,800) within the US and can begin delivery globally someday later this month. It will likely be made obtainable in Black and Gray color choices. Contemplating its predecessor, the BlackBerry KEYone, was launched in India, we will anticipate the KEY2 additionally to be arrive within the nation someday later this 12 months.
BlackBerry KEY2 specs
The twin-SIM (Nano) BlackBerry KEY2 runs Android Eight.1 Oreo out-of-the-box, and sports activities a four.5-inch full-HD (1080×1620 pixels) with a three:2 side ratio and a pixel density of 433ppi and 24-bit color depth. The handset is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC, mixed with 6GB of RAM.
As for digital camera specs, the BlackBerry KEY2 sports activities a horizontal twin digital camera setup with two 12-megapixel rear sensors that embrace Twin Tone LED flash, HDR, 4K video recording at 30FPS, and twin PDAF. The first sensor has a FoV (Subject of View) of 79.three levels and an f/1.Eight aperture, whereas the secondary sensor has a 50-degree FoV and f/2.6 aperture. On the entrance, the smartphone will get an Eight-megapixel mounted focus with display flash and full-HD video recording.
The smartphone is available in 64GB and 128GB inside storage variants, expandable through microSD card (as much as 256GB). Connectivity choices on the BlackBerry KEY2 embrace 4G LTE (on each SIM playing cards), Bluetooth v5.zero LE, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, NFC, a three.5mm headphone jack, and USB Kind-C. A 3500mAh battery powers within the internals from beneath the hood. Sensors onboard the handset embrace accelerometer, ambient mild sensor, gyroscope, corridor impact sensor, fingerprint sensor (on spacebar key), magnetometer, and proximity sensor. Dimensions of the BlackBerry KEY2 are 151.4×71.8×8.5mm and weight is 168 grams.