BlackBerry which has been famous for its business phones is about to launch its new smartphone which is said to be the successor of last year KEYone. The new smartphone which is about to launch is named as BlackBerry Key2. There have been various leaks about the upcoming smartphone from BlackBerry. The device is leaked with the codename Athena and has a four-row QWERTY keyboard below the display. Sometimes back, the smartphone got its certification from TENAA as model number BBF100. Like the previous device BlackBerry KEYone, the BlackBerry Key2 is also said to be manufactured by the Chinese company TCL.
Leaked: BlackBerry KEY2 having Dual Rear Cameras Listed on TENAA
The new smartphone of the company the which is the successor of BlackBerry KEYone will be called as BlackBerry Key2. While the Key2 design looks quite a lot similar to its previous device BlackBerry KEYone, the company has come up with few changes.
While the volume rocker, and convenience key and power button are placed on the right edge of the smartphone, the SIM card slot has been shifted alone on the left side of the phone. On the previous launched KEYone, the convenience key was placed on the left edge. The convenience key has been provided with the textured pattern to differentiate the power key.
The upcoming BlackBerry Key2 houses a 4.5-inch Full HD (1620 x 1080 pixels) display and 4:3 aspect ratio similar to the BlackBerry Keyone. The fingerprint sensor will be embedded on the Space button on the fourth row of the keypad.
On the back of the smartphone, there is a dual rear camera set up along with a dual tone LED flash. The Smartphone is backed up by a non-removable battery of 3360mAh which is enough to keep the device juiced up for a day. The device is said to be coming with the latest Android Oreo 8.1 out of the box.
The physical overview of the device measures 151.4 × 71.8 × 8.5 mm and weighs 168 grams. The BlackBerry KEY2 has got 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can further expandable using a MicroSD card. Looking at the cameras, there are 12MP dual rear cameras and an 8MP single front camera. Connectivity in the smartphone options includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port.
For more updates and release date in Nepal of BlackBerry Key2, Stay tuned to 101Nepal. We will be giving you the information at very first. Tell us what price do you expect for the device and when it would come to Nepali market.
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