BlackBerry KEYone: Almost every device that is released in the U.S is nowadays an unlocked version. Finding the right carrier is one big deal for the smartphone makers so that their smartphone gets a wide reach. Only if the locking carrier is a leading one, the users are going to be interested in the mobile.
Usually, the carriers that block a mobile is one of the four top carriers in the U.S. – Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobiles, and Sprint. This time there is a phone release with Sprint as the primary carrier – BlackBerry KEYone.
BlackBerry KEYone is the new phone from BlackBerry. Also, this is the last ever device form BlackBerry with a Qwerty keyboard. There were rumors about the device for a while. After that, there wasn’t any talk. It was said to be delayed. But well, here it is.
BlackBerry KEYone has finally been launched in the U.S now. Here comes the next issue. Unless you are in Sprint network, you cannot use the BlackBerry KEYone.
The weight of BlackBerry KEYone:
This device, as said has a physical keyboard. With a screen of good size and then a physical keyboard mounted with all those buttons, the weight of the KEYone is going to be on the heavier side.
Whatever it is, the fans of BlackBerry will easily fall for the pretty look of the device and its blend with the recent phones. However, you cannot expect to hold the device with one hand anyways. You will have to hold the phone with your two hands and make sure you don’t land it on your face while you are almost asleep, but checking messages.
The price of BlackBerry KeyOne:
The unlocked version of the device is planned at a price of $549. But the best deal is when you need a BlackBerry, and you have a Sprint. In that case, you can go for monthly installment payments. This will be $22 for 18 months which calls a total of $396.
Specifications of BlackBerry KEYone:
The BlackBerry KEYone has a 4.5 inches display. It has an LCD 1650 x 1080 display. The device possesses a Snapdragon 625 SoC. The RAM capacity of the device is 3GB. The battery range of BlackBerry KEYone is 3,505mAh.
The sale of the BlackBerry KEYone starts from July 14, 2017.