BlackBerry Keyone

Specifications
BlackBerry Keyone
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  • 4.5" 1080x1620 pixels
  • 12MP 2160p
  • 3/4GB RAM Snapdragon 625
  • 3500mAh Li-Ion
Released 2017, April 180g, 9.4mm thickness Android 7.1, up to Android 8.1 32GB/64GB storage, microSDXC
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BBB100-2

BBB100-1

BBB100-3

BBB100-4

Versions: BBB100-1 (Canada, LATAM, APAC, US V1); BBB100-2 (EMEA); BBB100-3 (US V2); BBB100-4 (India); BBB100-6 (Japan)
Also known as BlackBerry Mercury

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (BBB100-4 only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 20, 28, 38, 40
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat9 450/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2017, February
Status Available. Released 2017, April
Body
Dimensions 149.1 x 72.4 x 9.4 mm (5.87 x 2.85 x 0.37 in)
Weight 180 g (6.35 oz)
Keyboard QWERTY
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 4), plastic back, aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - BBB100-4 only
 Capacitive touch 4-row BlackBerry keyboard
Display
Type IPS LCD
Size 4.5 inches, 60.0 cm2 (~55.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1620 pixels, 3:2 ratio (~434 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Platform
OS Android 7.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.1 (Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 (14 nm)
CPU Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 506
Memory
Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM
 eMMC 5.1
Main Camera
Single 12 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.3", 1.55µm, PDAF
Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Video 4K@30fps
Selfie Camera
Single 8 MP, f/2.2, 1/4", 1.12µm
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS2
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio
USB USB Type-C 3.1, USB On-The-Go
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Battery
Type Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable
Charging Fast charging 18W, 50% in 36 min (advertised)
Quick Charge 3.0
Misc
Colors Black/Silver, Black, Bronze
Models BBB100-2, BBB100-7, BBB100-1, BBB100-5, BBB100-3, BBB100-4
Price About 290 EUR
Tests
Performance GFXBench: 4.1fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: 1756:1 (nominal)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 62dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 67dB
Audio quality Noise -92.2dB / Crosstalk -96.4dB
Battery life Endurance rating 81h

User opinions and reviews

  • Anonymous

Not a good phone. As a BB Keyone owner for few years Im disappointed. First of this is too large from its physical dimensions, second the touchscreen touch sensivity is guite poor, third is the issue of phone sometimes hangs and wont unlock the scree...

Titan Pocket? Or else, from Onward Mobility, the new licenser of blackberry, the Key3. They have stated it is in development. What that means i dont know. (what stage etc). No hardware evidence shown yet.

  • BBK

So was having battery drainage, microphone and signal problems with my phone, not to mention the intermitent call problems when charging the device. It came a surprise to me that all these problems ran away as soon as I enabled hardware acceleratio...

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