The BlackBerry KEYone Secure Android Smartphone launched at MWC, it comes with advanced security features and monthly security patches.
BlackBerry is official back in the race for top smartphone, thanks to its partner TCL Communications. The company just announced the BlackBerry KEYone Secure Android Phone which was built to last with an anodized aluminium frame.
TCL Communications initially teased at the 2017 CES and officially announced at the Mobile World Congress 2017. In terms of aesthetics it features BlackBerry’s iconic keyboard and a 4.5-inch Full HD display with a 3:2 aspect ratio. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 for maximum protection and scratch resistance.
BlackBerry powered the device with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, Qualcomm’s Adreno 506 GPU, 3GB of RAM plus 32GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 2TB using a microSD card.
Most Secure Android Smartphone
The KEYone was designed to last with its nearly impossible to destroy frame and to offer the most secure Android experience. One of the many benefits includes BlackBerry’s DTEK security monitoring app which alerts users when their privacy could be at risk and also give instructions on how to correct the issue.
In addition to its strong security monitoring app, the KEYone will also receive monthly Google security patch updates.
Other specifications includes Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0 technology which has the ability to deliver up to 50% charge in approximately 30 mins.
It features a 12-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX378 sensor and a 8-megapixel front-facing selfie camera with a wide angle lens.
You can find out more about BlackBerry KEYone, you can visit the company’s official website. For those interested in this new BlackBerry smartphone it will set you back $549 USD or £499 GBP.