TCL-owned BlackBerry recently unveiled the flagship BlackBerry KEY2, following which the company was rumoured to launch its toned-down variant too. Now, the company has let out an official confirmation regarding the device.
According to a teaser by BlackBerry via a Twitter post, the laddered-down variant of the BlackBerry KEY2, allegedly called the BlackBerry KEY2 LE will make its entry at the upcoming tradeshow IFA 2018, Berlin.
— BlackBerry Mobile (@BBMobile) August 24, 2018
While there is not much known about the purported BlackBerry KEY2 LE, it is suggested that it will keep most of the specs of the BlackBerry KEY2 such dual rear cameras, the improved physical keyboard, among other features.
However, there is nothing concrete available at the moment. To know what the upcoming smartphone looks like, we need to wait for the IFA 2018 to start. So, stay tuned to My Mobile.
To recall, the BlackBerry KEY2 comes with a 4.5-inch IPS LCD display, along with an improved physical keyboard. The BlackBerry KEY2 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 mobile platform, coupled with 6GB of RAM. The smartphone comes equipped with 64GB of inbuilt storage.
The smartphone has a rear dual-camera setup, rated at 12-megapixel each, and an 8-megapixel front camera with Selfie flash. The smartphone is backed by a 3,500mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 technology and runs Android 8.1 Oreo.
Additionally, the device is accompanied by a fingerprint scanner embedded in the spacebar and inbuilt privacy features.