I don’t know why mobile companies are doing this, does they a clean glossy full HD touch display. Steve Jobs cut’s down the quartey keypad, and take the Apple to new height, but Blackberry still don’t understand. Company still believe that they will repeat there success story by the same old strategy. BlackBerry Key 2 is a another same thing follows same tradition of company with a touch of improvements.
Blackberry has come up with it new Android smartphone called BlackBerry Key 2 which is a squeal of BlackBerry Key 1. TCl launch this new Blackberry smartphone on Tuesday at an event held in New York. BlackBerry Key 2 is design with style but has that company’s iconic physical keyboard below the screen as like you see last year in K 1.
BlackBerry Key 2 Design and Display
BlackBerry Key 2 has Series 7 aluminium alloy frame, a textured diamond grip back. Bezel are pretty sweetly cut down from the top of the phone. Navigation keys are above the keyboard and they are now backlit as well, so they disappear when not in use, making the screen look bigger than it is. The keyboard height has been increased by 20% which BlackBerry claims will increase comfort and typing accuracy. The Key2 has a 4.5-inch IPS LCD screen with a 3:2 aspect ratio with a pixel density of 433ppi, and 24-bit colour depth. Dimensions of the BlackBerry key 2 are 151.4 x 71.8 x 8.5mm and weight is 168 grams.
BlackBerry Key 2 Specification and Camera
BlackBerry Key 2 is powered 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC (four Kryo 260 cores clocked at 2.2GHz and four clocked at 1.8GHz) with 6GB of RAM. BlackBerry Key 2 runs Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box. It comes in two storage option 64GB and 128GB which are further expandable up to 256GB. The phone gets it’s power from 3500mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support, If we talk about connectivity BlackBerry Key 2 support Bluetooth v5.0 LE, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, NFC, FM radio, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and USB Type-C include 4G LTE (on both SIM cards), Wi-Fi 802.11ac.
The BlackBerry Key 2 has horizontal dual camera setup with two 12-megapixel cameras share space with Dual Tone LED Flash, capable of f/1.8 and one with a f/2.6 that provide Portrait Mode and faster autofocus and HDR, 4K video recording at 30FPS. The front 8-megapixel camera has slow-motion and panorama modes as well as the ability to record 1080p video at 30 fps. The primary sensor has a 1.28 micron pixels, an f/1.8 aperture and FoV (Field of View) of 79.3 degrees, while the secondary sensor has a 50-degree FoV, f/2.6 aperture and 1.0 micron pixels, . On the front, the K2 has an 8-megapixel fixed focus with screen flash.
BlackBerry Key 2 Pricing and Availability
BlackBerry Key 2 starts at $649 for the basic storage option, in India it will be about 44 thousand. Shipping globally sometime later this month.
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