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BlackBerry KEY2 LE with 4.5″ FHD+ display, QWERTY keyboard, dual cameras launched in India

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Optiemus Infracom, which makes BlackBerry phones under TCL license for the Indian market announced BlackBerry KEY2 LE, the economical variant of company’s flagship offering BlackBerry KEY2 in India October 8, 2018. the device carry forwards the same design of its predecessor with 4.5-inch (1620 x 1080 pixels) 3:2 display, 4-row QWERTY physical backlit keyboard, Speed Key, and a Fingerprint sensor embedded on SpaceBar.

Commenting on the launch, Hardip Singh, Executive Director, Optiemus Infracom Ltd. said, “Security and privacy are becoming priorities in our data-dependent world and at Optiemus, we are committed to offering our customers a trustworthy mobile experience. We are delighted to launch the BlackBerry KEY2 LE, further strengthening our portfolio of the most secure smartphones in the country.”

BlackBerry KEY2 LE Features

  • The BlackBerry KEY2 LE offers an atypical design: it combines a touch screen and a physical keyboard. The 4.5-inch screen is adorned with a full HD resolution of very good quality. The keyboard offers a touch and visibility letters very neat. In addition, the fingerprint reader is located on the spacebar. Very discreet, it will allow you to unlock your smartphone quickly by placing your finger on the key. This smartphone with an elegant design allows a good grip, thanks to its non-slip backside.
  • The latest BlackBerry KEY2 LE smartphone remains very focused on productivity, it equipped with software such as the Hub that optimizes your productivity through centralized and fast access to your calendar, your messages, your contacts.
  • The keyboard offers hot keys for activating application shortcuts and launching actions wherever you are, without having to return to the Home screen or swipe the screen indefinitely. With, Speed Key you get immediate access to what you need. Up to 52 programmable keys put apps and actions in reach at any time, with no need to return to the home screen.
  • The smartphone is equipped with BlackBerry DTEK security software that assesses the level of mobile security and tells you how to improve it to protect all your data.
  • The BlackBerry KEY2 LE is fueled by a 3,000mAh battery with 9V2A 18W Quick Charge 3.0 Technology which gives you a 50% charge in only 36 minutes. Contextual battery experience learns your usage patterns and suggests the optimal time to recharge.
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BlackBerry KEY2 LE specifications

  • 4.5-inch (1620 x 1080 pixels) 3:2 display with 434 PPI, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 509 GPU
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 64GB internal storage, expandable memory upto 256GB via MicroSD
  • 35 key backlit Physical Keyboard (QWERTY) with integrated fingerprint sensor
  • Android OS – 8.1 Oreo
  • 3,000mAh battery with 9V2A 18W Quick Charge 3.0 Technology
  • Rear camera : 13MP rear camera with 79.8-degree field-of-view, 1.12um pixel size, F2.2 aperture, Phase Detect Autofocus (PDAF), and a 5MP secondary sensor with 84-degree field-of-view, 1.12um pixel size, F2.4 aperture
  • Front camera : 8MP Selfie camera with Fixed Focus, Selfie Flash and, 1080p video recording at 30 fps
  • Hybrid dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD), 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 & 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS / GLONASS, NFC, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, USB (2.0) Type-C With OTG
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Magnetometer, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor, Ambient Light sensor, Hall Effect sensor
  • Dimensions: 150.25 x 71.8 x 8.35 mm
  • Weight: 156 grams



BlackBerry KEY2 LE price in India, release date

The BlackBerry KEY2 LE price in india is set at Rs. 29,990 and it will go on sale in the region exclusively via Amazon India starting from October 12, 2018 in in Slate Blue, Champagne and Atomic colors — the BlackBerry KEY2 LE price in US is $399 (approx. €399 / £349 / CA$ 519 for the 32GB storage variant and $449 (approx. €429 / £399 / CA$ 579 for the 64GB storage variant.


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Last updated on December 4, 2018 11:34 am