BlackBerry Q5

Specifications
BlackBerry Q5
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  • 3.1" 720x720 pixels
  • 5MP 1080p
  • 2GB RAM Snapdragon S4 Plus
  • 2180mAh Li-Ion
Released 2013, June 120g, 10.8mm thickness BlackBerry OS 10.2, up to 10.3.1 8GB storage, microSD slot
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Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
3G bands HSDPA 800 / 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - SQR100-1
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - SQR100-2, SQR100-3
4G bands LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 17(700) - SQR100-1
  LTE band 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - SQR100-2
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2013, May
Status Available. Released 2013, June
Body
Dimensions 120 x 66 x 10.8 mm (4.72 x 2.60 x 0.43 in)
Weight 120 g (4.23 oz)
Keyboard QWERTY
SIM Micro-SIM
Display
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 3.1 inches, 31.0 cm2 (~39.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 720 pixels, 1:1 ratio (~328 ppi density)
Platform
OS BlackBerry OS 10.2, upgradable to 10.3.1
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon S4 Plus
CPU Dual-core 1.2 GHz Krait
GPU Adreno 225
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 8GB 2GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 5 MP, f/2.4, 30mm (standard), AF
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Single 2 MP
Video 720p
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC Yes (market dependent)
Radio FM radio (after SW upgrade)
USB microUSB 2.0
Features
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 2180 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 336 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 12 h 30 min (3G)
Misc
Colors Black, White, Red, Gray, Pink
SAR 1.33 W/kg (head)     0.85 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 1.38 W/kg (head)     0.85 W/kg (body)    
Price About 70 EUR
Tests
Display Contrast ratio: 1293:1 (nominal) / 1.682:1 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 75dB / Noise 69dB / Ring 76dB
Audio quality Noise -91.7dB / Crosstalk -90.7dB
Battery life Endurance rating 55h

User opinions and reviews

Good. Q10 is equally a good gadget. I side loaded WhatsApp on Q5 recently and it's working fine. All the best for your collection efforts.

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