We reported just yesterday about the leak of full technical specifications and pricing of BlackBerry PRIV. BlackBerry PRIV is the first smartphone from the company which is powered by Android operating system. The device is now officially available for pre-orders in United States for $699. It is a slider smartphone and comes with an inbuilt keyboard just like most of the conventional Blackberry devices.
[su_box title=”NOTE” style=”soft” box_color=”#688cdc”]The official listing though says that it is not compatible on Verizon, Sprint, US Cellular.[/su_box]
Blackberry PRIV sports a 5.4 inch curved AMOLED display with WQHD resolution (2560 x 1440 pixels) protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system and is powered by a 64-bit hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 (MSM8992) processor with 3 GB RAM and 600MHz Adreno 418 GPU. It comes with 32 GB of onboard storage along with support for expandable memory up to 2 TB via microSD cards.
It sports a 18 megapixel rear camera with an f/2.2 aperture, Phase Detect Auto Focus (PDAF), Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), Dual LED Flash, 4K video recording (30 fps), FullHD video (60 fps), 4x digital zoom whereas selfie lens is a meager 2 megapixel front camera, with an f/2.8 aperture.
Connectivity options on the phone include 4G LTE, GSM/GPRS/EDGE, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, NFC, WiFi, USB 2.0.
The phone comes with a Nano SIM card slot and sensors such as Accelerometer, Magnetometer, Gyroscope, Time of Flight, Proximity, Ambient Light, Altimeter and Activity Monitor.
It measures 147 mm x 77.2 mm x 9.4 mm and weighs at 192 g and is powered by a 3410 mAh battery with quick charging support.
Source : Blackberry