Blackberry makes very fewer phones and it comes with a special slide designed body smart phone called Blackberry Priv. Don’t get stunned the device runs on Lollipop that means it is an Android phone dude. Let's get into the detailed view of the product.
The design is pretty good with strong design Blackberry Priv is a 5.4-inch smartphone with IPS display with curved edges. The phone is not bad at all it is pretty nice. The slide design is ok but why the need of a qwerty keypad still in Blackberry may be it is just a habit or like a tradition. The device never needs a skin for protection because it never slips from the hand. And the rear panel feels soft and has a smooth finish.
At the rear side, we can see the primary camera and LED flash below it. The secondary cam is placed on the upper panel side to the speaker grill. The volume rockers are present at the left side. The inbuilt stereo speakers are present at the front. The USB cum battery comes to the bottom. The branding of the company comes on the rear side. The branding comes to the center of the rear panel which is in a metallic finish. The power button is on the left side. 3.5mm Jack is present on the top of the device. Designed with dimensions of 147 x 77.2 x 9.4 mm. The weight of the device is 192 grams.
Blackberry Priv is a 5.4-inch smartphone with IPS display. It has a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels with a pixel density around ~540ppi and displaying colors around 16M.The colors look more vivid and have great contrast levels. The viewing angles are very good. It has a screen to body ratio of ~71.9%.
Blackberry Priv is a 5.4-inch display has an OS of Android v5.1 Lollipop. It runs on up to Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A57 & quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53 processor. With an Adreno 418 and a chipset of Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808. It has an internal memory of 32GB running on 3GB RAM. The external SD slot is available and expandable up to 200GB.The primary camera is 18MP with Schneider-Kreuznach optics, OIS, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash. Secondary cam of 2MP. Geo-tagging, panorama, face and smile detection, HDR features are available.
Accelerometer, altimeter, gyro, ToF proximity, compass sensors are available. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Radio connectivities are available. It is featured with HTML5 browser. Loudspeakers are available. It has a Li-Ion non-removable battery of 3410mAh. It is able to provide a backup of Up to 420h (3G) of standby time, Up to 24 h (3G) of talk time hrs and 73 hrs of music play. It is provided with 60% fast charging in 30 mins.
The device looks pretty cool with the design, it can be easily slid. It looks good and it is one of the best phones on the paper. The display looks vibrant and touch is very responsive. The screen itself is the good and not the best but it is still plenty sharp and saturated. The device is pretty close to stock android. It got a bunch of android apps installed. The all new additions were given are pretty intruding, clean and easy. It is dropping little frames.
The camera quality of the device is really great and there are no issues capturing time is very fast and the color quality is just perfect. It is funny because the gaming and intense apps are working pretty fine. It never overheated or anything it is perfectly good. The battery performance is also very good. The audio and video playback quality is very good. The rear speakers are very good and up to the standards. You can watch your favorite movies without hassles. The call quality is very clear and there are no call drops identified.
Blackberry Priv is a smartphone which provides all the best features. Its performance is also quite good. The gaming is average. It’s been given an average review. It is available at a price range of Rs 55,000/- which is very cheap. At this cost, you can get nothing more than this.