BlackBerry announced the launch of the KEYone smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the BlackBerry KEYone phone with 4.5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.
The BlackBerry KEYone comes with Android OS v7.1 (Nougat) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3505 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 KEYone specifications
The weight of BlackBerry KEYone is about 6.35 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this BlackBerry phone are average (5.88 x 2.85 x 0.37 inches).
|Dimensions||5.88 x 2.85 x 0.37 inches|
|SIM type||Nano SIM|
The BlackBerry KEYone comes with Android OS v7.1 (Nougat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v7.1 (Nougat)|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953|
|CPU||Octa-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53|
The size of KEYone screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.5 inches IPS display of BlackBerry KEYone with 1080 x 1620 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||4.5 inches|
|Resolution||1080 x 1620 px|
The internal memory of BlackBerry KEYone (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||32 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the KEYone 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 KEYone 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 KEYone 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 KEYone 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 3505 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 KEYone isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Ion 3505 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 KEYone 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. 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||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 KEYone, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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