BlackBerry DTEK50 now up for sale in Netherlands, three retailers have it in stock and the company’s official online store still lists it for pre-order. One retailers lists the device for €339 and the other 2 are offering the device for €4 discount.
The BlackBerry DTEK50 is a mid-range device which is just a rebranded alcatel Idol 4, a device which got announced earlier this year. The difference is that the DTEK50 runs BlackBerry’s interpretation of Android.
BlackBerry states that this is “the world’s most secure Android smartphone” and is the thinnest smartphone that they have ever produced (just 7.4mm thick).
The DTEK50 features a programmable BlackBerry Convenience Key, pop-up widgets, BlackBerry Device Search, Instant Actions, and Gesture Controls as part of the Canadian company’s software enhancements to Android.
On the hardware side the devices features a 5.2-inch IPS 1080p touchscreen, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 617 SoC, 3GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage, 13 MP rear camera with phase detection autofocus and LED flash, an 8 MP selfie shooter, and a 2,610 mAh battery. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.