MWC 2017: BlackBerry KEYone | Features | Specifications

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Keyone

Impressively designed and distinctly different, BlackBerry® KEYone reimagines how we communicate and get things done. It’s also got everything you would expect in a smartphone – a beautiful large screen, a camera that will take stunning photos, the latest Android™ OS and access to Google Play to get any app you could ever want.

Built to Last

built-to-last

Purpose built to allow you to do more.

• Strong aluminium frame 
• Impact resistant display 
• Soft textured back

Keyboard re-imagined

Smart Keyboard 
is world’s most advanced keyboard to date.

Shortcuts

shortcuts

Program each key to instantly bring up contacts and apps you use most often, such as pressing “B” to open browser.

Flick typing

flick-typing

Predictive text made even faster with the ability to flick words onto your screen as you type.

Touch navigation

touch-navigation

Responds to touch gestures like a trackpad, to quickly scroll through webpages or emails.

Powered by Android

android-powered

Comes with the latest Android OS software.

• Android 7.1 Nougat 
• Access to over one million apps on Google Play 
• Home screen widgets

Unmatched power

battery

The biggest battery ever put into a BlackBerry. All day battery life.

• Powerful 3505 mAh battery . 
• Quick Charge capability 
• Power management tools like Boost for faster recharging

Most secure Android smartphone

secured

Secured with BlackBerry security software, the world’s most trusted mobile security software.*

• DTEK security monitoring app 
• Best-in-class monthly Android security updates 
• Security built-in from the start

Dazzling photo quality

camera

The camera on KEYone delivers sharp, crisp photos in any light.

• 12MP Main Camera 
   Large 1.55μm pixels

• Sony IMX378 Sensor 
   Industry leading camera sensor

• 8MP Front Camera 
   Wide-angle lens with flash

All your messages in one place

message-hub

BlackBerry® Hub is an irreplaceable tool for consolidating all of your messages in one place – whether it’s email, calendar, social or phone calls.

Specifications

Design         

  • Size

    Height 149.3 mm / 5.8 in 
    Width 72.5 mm / 2.8 in 
    Depth 9.4 mm / 0.37 in

  • Keyboard

    Smart Keyboard, Contextual auto-correction, next-word prediction and a personalised learning engine that gets to know the way you type with on screen flick typing.

  • Weight

    180g / 6.34 oz

  • Navigation

    Touch screen, with touch sensitive keyboard

  • Dedicated keys

    Volume Up/Down, Lock (for Power On/Off) Customisable BlackBerry Convenience Key (usable as Mute Key when on an active call or to open the camera)            

Display

  • Resolution

    433 PPI
    1620 x 1080 IPS LCD
    24-bit colour depth

  • Screen size

    4.5” diagonal 
    3:2 aspect ratio

OS

  • Operating system

          Android OS – 7.1 Nougat

Performance

  • Processor

    Qualcomm® Snapdragon 625 Octa-Core 2.0 GHz, 64-bit Adreno 506, 650MHz GPU

  • Expandable memory

    Expandable memory via hot swappable microSD memory card (Up to 2TB)

  • Memory

    3 GB RAM 
    32 GB Flash

  • Ports

    USB Type-C
    - USB 3.1

Power

  • Battery

          3505 mAh (typical) 4.4V non-removable Lithium Ion battery QC3.0 

          Enabled 50% charge in 36 minutes

Camera & video

  • Rear camera

    12MP auto-focus large pixel camera
    4K video recording at 30 fps
    Phase Detect Auto Focus (PDAF), Fast focus lock
    HDR 6-element f2.0 lens
    Dual Tone LED Flash – Enhanced photo colour balance
    4x digital zoom
    Continuous & touch to focus, face detection, electric image stabilisation
    Panorama, Burst, Live Filters
    Multi-Frame Low Light Enhancement

  • Front camera

    8MP Fixed-Focus, f2.2
    1.125um pixel size
    84˚ wide angle/field of view lens
    Image & video stabilisation
    1080p HD video recording at 30 fps
    Light-up LCD Flash
    Wide Selfie Mode (also known as Selfie Panorama)
    Multi-Frame Low Light Enhancement

Multimedia

  • Image formats

    BMP, JPG, GIF, PNG, WEBP

  • Audio & video encoding/decoding

    MPEG-4, AAC+, AAC-LC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, DivX, EVRC, FLAC, H.263, H.264, H265/HEVC, MIDI, MP3, OPUS, PCM, QCELP, VC-1, VORBIS, VP8, VP9, WMA Pro, Xvid, eAAC+

  • Audio & video formats

    3GP, 3G2, AAC, AVI, ADTS, ASF, AWB, FLAC, IMY, MID, MKV, MOV, MP3, MPEG-4, MXMF, OGG, OTA, RTTTL, RTX, WAV, WEBM, XMF

  • Streaming protocols

    HTTP(S) Progressive Download, HTTP(S) Live Streaming (HLS) version 3, RTSP (RTP, SDP)

Pre-loaded apps

  • BlackBerry Applications

    BlackBerry® Keyboard, BlackBerry® Hub, BlackBerry® Calendar,Contacts by BlackBerry®, Notes by BlackBerry®, Tasks by BlackBerry®, BBM®, DTEK by BlackBerry®, BlackBerry® Device Search, BlackBerry® Launcher, BlackBerry® Services, BlackBerry® Help, BlackBerry® Password Keeper, BlackBerry® Content Transfer, BlackBerry® Productivity Edge, BlackBerry® Toolbox

  • Android Applications

    Gmail™, Hangouts™, Google Chrome™, Google Drive™, Google Maps™, YouTube®, Google Play™, Google Photos, Messenger (SMS),  Android Device Manager

Alerts & notifications

  • Tone
  • Vibrate 
  • On-screen or white LED indicator (Some notification options are user configurable)

Networks & connectivity

  • Network bands

    North America and Latin America
    FD-LTE 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 19, 20, 28, 29, 30 
    TDD LTE – 38, 39, 40, 41
    (2100/1900/1800/1700/850/2600/700/700/800/700/2300 MHz) 
    HSPA+ 1, 2, 4, 5, 8 (2100/1900/1700/850/900 MHz) 
    Quad band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)

    Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific
    FD-LTE 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17 20, 28A (2100/1900/1800/2600/900/800/700 MHz) 
    TD-LTE 38, 40, B28 (2600/2300/2500 MHz) 
    HSPA+ 1, 2, 5/6, 8 (2100/1900/850/900 MHz) 
    Quad band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
     

  • GPS

    Assisted, Autonomous and Simultaneous GPS 
    Support for User Plane and Control Plane 
    GLONASS, BeiDou2
    OTDOA 
    Pre-loaded Google Maps

  • Wi-Fi

    802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz
    802.11 a/n 5GHz
    802.11 ac 5GHz
    4G Mobile Hotspot
    Wi-Fi Direct

  • FM Radio

    Supported

  • Bluetooth®

    Bluetooth 4.2 Low Energy (LE) and EDR

  • NFC

    NFC technology is used to create a connection to share information between your BlackBerry device and other NFC-enabled devices or NFC tags.Features on KEYone that use NFC technology include Android Beam, Tap and Pay, and Tap and Go.

Sensors

  • Accelerometer
  • Magnetometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity
  • Ambient light
  • Hall Effect

Accessibility

Google TalkBack screen reader for audible output Face-to-face video chat with Google Hangouts
Google Now voice assistance to answer questions and perform actions
Scalable fonts and magnification to zoom in or zoom out Closed Captioning support 
High contrast text, colour inversion and colour correction Certain models rated for use with hearing aids

 

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