BlackBerry has launched its Android powered smartphone, dubbed the BlackBerry Priv, in the Indian market.
As for specifications, it is powered by a 64-bit hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor paired with Adreno 418 GPU and 3GB of RAM. It features a 5.43-inch Quad HD AMOLED dual curved display with resolution of 2560×1440 pixels and pixel density of 540ppi. The screen comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection against scratches. It runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system.
On camera front, the Priv sports an 18 mega pixel rear camera with dual tone LED flash, PDAF (phase detection auto focus), OIS (optical image stabilization), f/2.2 aperture, 6P lens and 4K video recording. There is also a 2 mega pixel front facing camera for capturing selfies and making video calls. The phone stands at 32GB of internal memory which can be expanded up to 2TB via microSD card.
Backed up by a 3410mAh battery, it supports Quick Charge 2.0 and is claimed to survive for up to 22.5 hours on mixed usage. The device features a 4-row BlackBerry slider physical keyboard.
Specifications & Features Of BlackBerry Priv
- Processor: 64-bit hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808
- GPU: Adreno 418
- Operating System: Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
- Display: 5.43-inch Quad HD AMOLED (2560×1440 pixels resolution, 540ppi pixel density, dual-curved display, Corning Gorilla Glass 4)
- RAM: 3GB
- Storage: 32GB (expandable up to 2TB via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 18 mega pixel with dual tone LED flash, PDAF, OIS, f/2.2 aperture, 6P lens and 4K video recording
- Front Camera: 2 mega pixel
- Battery: 3410mAh with Quick Charge 2.0
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and NFC
- Dimensions: 147 (184 opened)x77.2×9.4 mm
- Weight: 192 grams
Price & Availability
The BlackBerry Priv is priced at Rs. 62,990 and will be available to buy from BlackBerry authorized partners and resellers as well as from online retailer Amazon India starting from January 30, 2016.