BlackBerry KEY2 now official

BlackBerry KEY2 now official

BlackBerry has announced their newest addition to their KEY series with a QWERTY keyboard and Android Oreo with enhanced security and privacy features built-in, the BlackBerry KEY2.


The BlackBerry KEY2 features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, a 6GB RAM, 64GB/128GB internal storage, dual 12MP rear cameras, and 3,500mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support, and an all-new Speed Key for storing shortcuts to access apps easily. In addition, it includes enhanced security and privacy features such as DTEK security suite and FIPS 140-2 Full Disk Encryption.

BlackBerry KEY2 key specifications:

  • 4.5-inch 3:2 IPS LCD display @1620 x 1080px
  • 2.5D curved glass
  • Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 2.2GHz octa-core processor
  • Adreno 512 GPU
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB internal storage
  • expandable up to 256GB via Micro SD
  • 12MP f/1.8 + 12MP f/2.6 rear cameras with dual-tone LED flash
  • 8MP front camera with LED flash
  • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac
  • GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • USB 3.0 Type-C
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm audio port
  • In-keyboard fingerprint scanner
  • Speed Key
  • Gyroscope
  • DTEK security suite
  • FIPS 140-2 Full Disk Encryption
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 3,500mAh battery with Qualcomm QuickCharge 3.0 support

The BlackBerry KEY2 will begin shipping globally beginning this month with the suggested retail price starting at $649 USD / €649 EUR / £579 GBP / $829 CAD.

source: BlackBerry

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