BlackBerry Priv is a flagship device from the BlackBerry, a brand which mostly loved for the quality of their products. The device was launched on November 2015 as the successor of the recent devices by blackberry. Nevertheless to say that the device is a well-built one from the global leaders of the QWERTY devices. It has a price tag of Rs. 62990 which sounds like a huge one. But they describing the logic behind the high pricing of the BlackBerry priv.
Priv is the first ever smartphone from the BlackBerry which is running on the Android OS. They made this step in co-operation with the google to make a new revolutionary change in the popularity of the device. The recent devices of the company was running on the traditional blackberry OS. For a change, the company incorporated the power of the world’s best smartphone OS with the world’s best hardware. The Canadian company also included some extreme security features with the new operating system. The OS will be some more different from the pure android. The completely integrated OS will incorporate some nice features too.
The spec sheet includes a 1.8 GHz and a 1.44 GHz cortex dual CPU powered by a 3 GB RAM and 32 GB ROM. Another sensational plus point is that the device supports an expandable storage of an incredible 2 TB. The company states this huge expandable storage as a reason for the high pricing of the BlackBerry Priv. There is an 18 MP Primary camera but the secondary camera is only 2 MP. A 5.4-inch screen with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution is boosts the popularity. All of the peripherals are powered by a 3410 mAh battery.
When it comes to smartphones, BlackBerry dominated the competition by outputting some extreme security, privacy and perfection in their products.With some small changes from their traditional QWERTY style, the keyboard provides some more comfort while typing. The device can be used as a full touch device and a keyboard device by sliding down the screen. While all other giants in the smartphone filed gone for the Touch only devices, Blackberry showed the difference by standing in their old style but attracting the users by the quality and durability of the products.
BlackBerry Priv Smartphone Specifications
- CPU: Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A57 & quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53
- GPU: Not yet out
- RAM: 3 GB RAM
- ROM: 32 GB ROM
- External memory: SD Card Up to 2TB
- Screen size: 5.4 inches
- Screen resolution: 1440 x 2560 pixels
- OS: Android Lollipop 5.1
- Back camera: 18 megapixel
- Front camera: 2 megapixel
- Battery Capacity: 3410 mAh
- Wireless Connectivity: GPS, 4G LTE, 3G, GSM, Bluetooth, WiFi
- WiFi: Dual Wifi
- I/O Interface: Mini USB Slot, 3.5mm Audio Out Port
- Additional Features: MP3, MP4, OTG, Gravity Sensing, Browser
As seen in recent years, Blackberry may launch some variants of the same device by upgrading the hardware or making some changes in design. We can also expect some great smartphones from the company near the future. BlackBerry is capable of producing some greatly engineered products as we seen in previous years. So, stay tuned for the new members of the family.