BlackBerry KEY2

Announced:
Jun 7, 2018
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Jul 6, 2018

PhoneArena Rating:

7.5
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Display

Display size:

4.5 inches

Resolution:

1080 x 1620 pixels

Pixel density:

433 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

55.41 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor:

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Adreno 512

RAM:

6 GB

Internal storage:

128 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS:

Android (8.1 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity:

3500 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, USB Power Delivery

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera

Main camera:

12 megapixels

Features:

Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Second camera:

12 megapixels

Features:

Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Features:

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.96 x 2.83 x 0.33 inches (151.4 x 71.8 x 8.5 mm)

Weight:

5.34 oz (151 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials:

Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Notification light, Full keyboard, Touch sensitive control keys

Colors:

Black, Gray, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.0

Features:

Mass storage device, OTG, Video out, Charging

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)

Other:

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Shopping information

In The Box:

SIM removal tool, Charger, USB Cable, Headphones and Manuals

This device is also known as BlackBerry BBF100-2

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ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

BlackBerry KEY2

BBF100-1 for Europe

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

BlackBerry KEY2

BBF100-6 Dual SIM

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

Dual SIM:

Yes

BlackBerry KEY2

with 64 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

64 GB

Pros

  • Hardware QWERTY keyboard

Cons

No Cons

Description

BlackBerry KEY2 is likely to belong to the mid- to high tier and should be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, coupled with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal memory. The display (maybe 4.5-inch) will have a 1080 x 1620 resolution for an aspect ratio of 3:2. The phone continues to offer an outstanding physical QWERTY keyboard and will come out of the box with Android Oreo pre-installed.

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