Blackberry mobile has always been considered as the choice of high class society. This time, Blackberry has taken one step ahead by mingling of the advanced technology with prestigious look in its new variant Blackberry Keyone. In February, 2017, Blackberry has announced about its launching of new mobile Blackberry keyone which will be available in May, 2017. Blackberry, through its new variant Blackberry keyone like to enter in the middle class society users.
With a display of 4.5 inch, Blackberry kept its policy of small size display continued. The 55.9 percent screen to body ratio is the ideal one for blackberry designed mobiles. The dimensions 149.1 x 72.4 x 9.4 mm help the user to make a good grip over phone. The resolution of 1080 x 1620 pixels suits its display size. IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with 16M and ~433 ppi pixel density give comforts to its user and is protected through Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
In the recent years, the mobile manufacturing company Blackberry has upgraded its chipset, processor and motherboard. The chipset Qualcomm MSM8953 with snapdragon 625 and CPU Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53) is the right combination for its motherboard. The GPU Adreno 506 supports processor efficiently. In this way, the motherboard is adequately configured.
User wants a big storage capacity in their smartphone to keep large data in the phone. The functional speed of the mobile is also the major demand of the users. Keeping 3GB RAM is a good decision by the Blackberry in its new variant Blackberry Keyone. The 3 GB RAM is enough capable to maintain its running speed. The internal storage of 32 GB is sufficient and can be increased through its microSD card slot up to 256 GB.
In the past recent years, OS covered a long distance from Kitkat to Nougat in a very short span of time. Blackberry in its new variant used Android OS, v7.1 (Nougat) that has been the latest OS. The user feels hurdle free experience while running a number of application on the Blackberry Keyone at one time.
Battery being the major component of the mobile gives power to the mobile decides the performance of the mobile. Blackberry used non removable 3505 mAh Li-Ion (Lithium Ion) battery in Blackberry Keyone which gives plentiful hours back up to its user.
The 12 mega pixel primary camera with face detection and dual LED flash, geo tagging, touch focus, HDR as well as panorama enriches the camera. Its secondary camera 8 MP allows the user to click good quality photos. The camera video quality with 2160 @30fps gives a wonderful feeling while capturing videos.
Pros of Blackberry Keyone:
- It has got latest android operating system v7.1 (Nougat)
- Its 3505 mAh Li-Ion (Lithium Ion) battery is good enough
- FM Radio is an good attraction for music lovers
Cons of Blackberry Keyone:
- Its display size of4.5 inch is smaller than other smartphones on the block
- Its 32GB internal storage can be upgraded only to 64Gb, which is less than other phones
- Its secondary camera of 8MP comes at a slight disappointment for image clickers
Apart from the above features, Blackberry Keyone has USB in type C-1.0 reversible connector that stands to be the advance one. Fingerprint (rear mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass are additionally available to the users giving extra protection. The user, who like to maintain prestigious look, while using mobile and needs advanced technology may opt for Blackberry Keyone.