The company Blackberry officially announced the logical continuation of the smartphone KeyOne, this time with a dual camera. Blackberry Key2 is a mid-level smartphone with a traditional physical keyboard for the company. Externally, the device is not very different from its predecessor, except for the dual lens on the back cover. The main changes in the software and stuffing.
Blackberry Key2 Specifications
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
- Memory: 6 GB of RAM; 64/128 GB
- Display: 4.5-inch LCD, with a 3: 2 aspect ratio
- Cameras: The two main – 12 megapixels with aperture f / 1.8 and 12 megapixels with f / 2.6 aperture, front camera – 8 megapixels
- Battery: 3500 mAh
- OS Version: Android Oreo 8.0
Also, Blackberry added a “Speed” key to the keyboard, which will allow users to assign specific keys to quickly launch applications. For example, a smartphone can be configured so that the “I” opens Instagram and so on. Then, when the user presses “I” while holding “Speed”, the desired application will open. This can be done with any of the 52 keys on the qwerty keyboard.
The main “chips” KeyOne flowed into the second generation. The Space key can still be used as a fingerprint scanner and the keyboard as a touchpad for scrolling web pages.
Of course, the characteristics of the smartphone is difficult to surprise the user in 2018, however, it is worth noting that the smartphone is more intended for the fans of the brand than for a wide audience.
The cost of the basic version of Blackberry Key2 will be $ 649. The smartphone will go on sale in two colors: in black and gray.