Blackberry at MWC 2017 unveiled a new device which is been in talks lately- the Blackberry KEYone. The device comes with a scratch-resistant 4.5" display screen (1620 x 1080-pixel resolution), Snapdragon 625 chipset backed by Adreno 506 GPU and comes with Android 7.1 Nougat OS out of the box.
Blackberry KEYone Specs
|Software||Android 7.1 Nougat|
|Display||4.5-inch FHD (1620×1080, 433ppi)|
3:2 aspect ratio
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (octa-core, 64-bit, 2.0GHz)|
Adreno 506 GPU
MicroSD support up to 2TB
|Cameras||Rear: 12MP f/2.0 “Large Pixel,” 1.55um|
Front: 8MP f/2.2
Quick Charge 3.0
|Ports||USB Type-C (USB 3.1)|
|Size||149.3 x 72.5 x 9.4mm|
Connectivity options for this device includes convertible USB Type-C, WiFi, GPS and 4G LTE support. Interestingly, North American (U.S.) version of the BlackBerry KeyOne does not support all of the essential 4G LTE bands required by Verizon Wireless and Sprint. All the supported bands are : bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 19, 20, 28, 29, 30.
Pricing / Availability: The device is expected to be up for grabs starting April and will come with a price tag of $449 in the US, €599 in Europe and £499 in the UK. The device will also hit Indian shelves where it will be sold for around INR35000.