BlackBerry Priv: Full Phone Specifications, Release Date and Price


The Canadian mobile phone manufacturer, which is generally popular among classy and security concerned people, is going to launch their first ever Android smartphone later this year. Although, the release date has not been unveiled yet, but, this is expected to get it in December of this year or January of 2016. However, if you are a BlackBerry lover or just want to try this all new competitor of Motorola, Samsung and HTC, here you go. Here is the full phone specifications of BlackBerry Priv (as named) that will let you decide whether you should try it out or not.

Full Phone Specifications of BlackBerry Priv

BlackBerry Priv: Full Phone Specifications, Release Date and Price

From the day 1, BlackBerry has been making awesome smartphone. They generally pay close attention to security, stability. However, BlackBerry users often face battery issue but as promised, this particular problem is going to troubleshoot with this new Android powered BlackBerry Priv.

Network & Connectivity


Alike today’s smartphones, BlackBerry Priv is coming with 2G, 3G as well as 4G LTE. Although, this is not their first smartphone with 4G LTE (BlackBerry Q5, Q10, Z10, Z30 etc are 4G LTE enabled), yet, this is expected to get much better LTE in this upcoming smartphone. 3G is good. But, LTE will make your phone even faster.

On the other hand, you will get Wi-Fi Direct and mobile hotspot. Nowadays, these two features are the most common features in new smartphones. However, generally, most of the new smartphones are coming with Bluetooth 3.0. But, this one is going to release with V4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE. Alike others, you will get A-GPS, which is pretty better than regular GPS and it can show better results, eventually. According to the sources, there is no radio is available in BlackBerry Priv and USB 2.0 is included in this smartphone.

Screen & Resolution

After a long time, people are going to use such an Android smartphone that has QWERTY as well as touchscreen. BlackBerry Priv comes with 5.4 inch capacitive touchscreen. The color density is 16M and it has 544 ppi pixel density. The multi-touch feature is available in this smartphone. In addition, this has a dual-curved Android smartphone.

The screen resolution is pretty good. It has a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels.

Chipset, CPU & GPU

This mobile will be much faster than most of the other mobiles since it has Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 chipset along with Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A57 & quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53. The screen would be better too because it comes with Adreno 418. LG G4 has the same combination and it runs really great. It can handle multiple apps and background processes simultaneously.

Memory

First of all, you will get 3GB of RAM, which is a common feature of today’s smartphones. However, that should not be ignored since BlackBerry Passport is fast enough, which is also powered by 3GB of RAM. Anyway, the internal memory size 32GB that is well enough. If that looks not enough, you can insert up to 128 GB microSD card in this mobile.

Camera

In terms of camera, BlackBerry is one of the best companies out there. It has never compromised with the camera quality and the same thing is going to be continued. You will get 18MP rear camera with Schneider-Kreuznach optics, optical image stabilization (available in Apple iPhone 6 Plus and 6S Plus) etc. Apart from them, two other regular features are also available. You will get auto-focus and dual LED flash in this smartphone. You can record video at 2160p@30fos abd 1080p@60fps, which is really awesome. It also has a 5MP secondary camera.

Price of BlackBerry Priv

BlackBerry Priv is not a mid-range smartphone. It will costs around $630. However, this is not yet confirmed.

Final Word

Although, these features have been announced and leaked by various trustable sources, yet, no other info about body, weight, dimension and battery has been announced. Therefore, you will have to wait for few more days to get everything.