Finally, the rumours of the BlackBerry KEY2 LE comes to an end, as the company has officially unveiled the device and it is the lite version of the BlackBerry KEY2 which was unveiled in June. So, without wasting any time let’s dive into the article to check out the complete details of the newly unveiled BlackBerry smartphone.
Specification of BlackBerry KEY2 LE
As I mentioned above, the BlackBerry KEY2 LE is the lite version of BlackBerry KEY2 and that’s why the newly unveiled smartphone is coming with less power. The device sports 4.5 inch display along with 3:2 aspect ratio and it is covered by 2.5D Gorilla Glass and has 1520 X 1080 pixels resolution. The device is powered by 1.8 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 636 processor and paired with 4 GB RAM along with Adreno 509 GPU. The device has two storage variants – 32 GB and 64 GB and it can be expandable upto 256 GB MicroSD card.
Talking about the photography department, the device has a dual camera setup at back and it is a combination of 13 megapixel + 5 megapixel with HDR, 4K video recording at 30 FPS, Portrait Mode and dual-tone LED flash. The device also has an 8 megapixel with Selfie Panorama, Face Beauty and Selfie Flash via LCD display.
Having said that, the smartphone flaunts “soft textured” back with frames made out of polycarbonate. The device also features the signature ‘QWERTY Keyboard’ and the company has embedded the fingerprint scanner. Moreover, it also has Speed Key, Backlit Keyboard, Dual App Management (only for Instagram, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, WeChat), and also has the BlackBerry DTEK Security Suite.
Regarding the connectivity, the BlackBerry KEY2 LE supports 4G LTE, GPS, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, NFC, USB OTG, FM Radio, 3.5 mm headphone jack, and USB Type-C 3.0. The device boots on Android Oreo 8.1 and backed on 3,000 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0.
Pricing and availability of BlackBerry KEY2 LE
The 32 GB storage variant is priced at $399 (approx. ₹28,303), and the 64 GB storage variant has the price tag of $499 (approx. ₹31,850). The device will be available in Germany, the U.K., France, UAE, Canada, and the U.S from next week.