BlackBerry announced the launch of the Key2 smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the BlackBerry Key2 phone with 4.5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 Plus chipset, 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.
The BlackBerry Key2 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3360 mAh, non-removable battery. The 4.5 inches phone comes with IPS display (1080 x 1620 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.
BlackBerry Key2 specifications
The weight of BlackBerry Key2 is about 5.93 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this BlackBerry phone are average (5.96 x 2.83 x 0.33 inches).
|Dimensions||5.96 x 2.83 x 0.33 inches|
|SIM type||Nano SIM|
The BlackBerry Key2 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v8.1 (Oreo)|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 Plus|
|CPU||Octa-core, Quad-core 2.2 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 1.84 GHz Kryo|
The size of Key2 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.5 inches IPS display of BlackBerry Key2 with 1080 x 1620 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||4.5 inches|
|Resolution||1080 x 1620 px|
The internal memory of BlackBerry Key2 (6 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||64 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the Key2 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.
|Selfie camera||8 MP|
|Main camera||12 MP, 4048 x 3036 px, autofocus|
The BlackBerry Key2 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Key2 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Key2 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G / 4G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Li-Ion 3360 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Key2 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Ion 3360 mAh, non-removable|
Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Key2 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This BlackBerry phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of BlackBerry Key2 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.
|Sensors||accelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, light, proximity|
|Specials||Corning Gorilla Glass 4, Dual SIM, Fast charging, Quick Charge|
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the BlackBerry Key2, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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