BlackBerry has Just Unveiled its Android Phone named “Blackberry Keyone”. It was earlier code named as mercury. The main highlight of the phone is its Physical keyboard and Camera i.e. 12MP rear camera (Sony IMX378 sensor) with 4K video at 30 fps, f/2.0 lens. It is the same camera which is used in Google Pixel.
BlackBerry Keyone is packed with 4.5-inch scratch-resistant, 1620 x 1080-pixel display, It is powered with Snapdragon 625 Octa-core processor which is paired with 3GB RAM and 32 GB internal Storage. The phone is packed with 12MP rear camera (Sony IMX378 sensor) with 4K video at 30 fps, f/2.0 lens, It is the same camera sensor which is used in Google Pixel. Moreover, the phone is also packed with 8MP fixed-focus front camera. It runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.
Coming to the connectivity options, Blackberry KeyOne includes USB Type-C, WiFi, GPS and 4G LTE support. Interestingly North American (U.S.) version of the BlackBerry KeyOne does not support all of the essential 4G LTE bands required by Verizon Wireless and Sprint. All the supported bands are : bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 19, 20, 28, 29, 30.
Coming to the availability and pricing Blackberry Keyone has just announced ans is going to be available by April. Blackberry KEYOne is available for $449 in the US, €599 in Europe and £499 in the UK. It is also coming to india for around Rs. 35000.