Blackview has been featuring on its online channels the successor to the tough BV5000 called the BV6000, bringing in added water resistance features, additional improvements on the hardware, and software updates.
The rugged device features beastly internals such as a MediaTek Helio P10 chip, 3GB of RAM, and a 4500mAh battery enclosed in a rugged body (there’s a dedicated camera button!) and is capable of surviving washing machine cycles, as demonstrated by the brand itself.
Blackview BV6000 specs:
4.7-inch HD IPS display @ 720*1280, 315ppi
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
2.0 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755)
32GB internal storage
expandable up to 32GB via microSD
13MP f/2.0 Omnivision rear camera with LED Flash
5MP Omnivision OV5670 front camera with 85-degree wide angle
Dual-SIM (micro), Dual Standby
4G LTE, 3G HSPA+
IP68 water resistance certification
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
The Blackview BV6000 will be available in Violet Black, Sunshine Yellow, and Army Green colors, and is set to be in Hong Kong stores starting May 31. Price has not been officially announced, but several online stores have been spotted advertising the device with a $219.99 (roughly Php10,350) pre-selling price tag.