BlackBerry KEYone with 4.5-inch 3:2 display, QWERTY keyboard, Android 7.1 Goes Official

The MWC is in progress , Blackberry and TCL has  churned out the first major device from the MWC with the launch of  a device named Blackberry KEYone. The Blackberry KeyOne is the final version  of a Blackberry device earlier rumored to be “Blackberry Mercury”

Made entirely of aluminium finishing  and protected with Gorilla Glass 4 on the front, the Blackberry Keyone returns the physical keyboard with backlit which has been Blackberry’s  trademark and that keyboard can reportedly  launch up to 52 shortcuts.

On the display front , the Blackberry Keyone comes with a 4.5-inch LCD  display , a 3:2 aspect ratio and resolution of 1620 x 1080.

Like most recent Blackbery branded phones , the Blackberry Keyone boots Android 7.1 (Nougat) with security and productivity suite from BlackBerry out of the box ,while the device gets its processing power from an Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 SoC, with 3GB of RAM and an expandable  32GB .

Elsewhere , the device comes with a 12MP rear camera and 8MP front shooter , while a 3505mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 that jack up the battery up to 50% in just 36 minutes is in there to keep the device lighted .

Blackberry KEYone specs

  • 4.5-inch; 1,620×1,080-pixel resolution
  • Android 7.1
  • 12-megapixel rear camera
  • 8-megapixel front-facing camera
  • 2GHz octacore Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • 32GB internal storage
  • 3GB RAM
  • Up to 2TB expandable storage (microSD card)
  • 3,505mAh battery (nonremovable)
  • USB-C

The Blackberry KEYone is expected to go on sale globally from April with a $549/AU$715 Price tag.

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