Blackberry is releasing its Aurora smartphone and beginning to accept pre-orders.
The Aurora smartphone comes with midrange hardware, with the Snapdragon 425 SoC chipset which is paired with 4GB of RAM and also a 3,000mAh battery. Software wise, the Aurora comes with Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box along with BlackBerry’s suite of DTEK security applications.
The software build of the Aurora smartphone is the latest updated Android 7.0 Nougat that will come out of the box along with BlackBerry’s array of DTEK security applications to keep your phone safe.
Furthermore, the smartphone has a 5.5-inch 720p display together with 32GB of internal storage which can be expanded through the addition of a microSD card. You will also find a 13MP camera at the back and an 8MP front shooter for selfies on the Aurora smartphone.
This will be the first Blackberry Smartphone in the world to be built with dualSIM features, with the connectivity options of 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and GPS support.
Additionally, Blackberry has also unveiled the KEYone back at the Mobile World Conference in Barcelona. This “comeback” device has a mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset which is paired with 3GB of RAM and an above average 3,505mAh battery. Furthermore, the device comes with a 4.5′ fullHD display and 32 GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a microSD card.
In terms of cameras, the smartphone comes packed with a 12MP rear camera and an aperture of f/2.0. The front camera will be an 8MP shooter for selfies. The smartphone’s distinguishing feature is the physical keyboard underneath the display which has a fingerprint sensor embedded into the space button.