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BlackBerry® KEY2 LE Specifications

  • 100% Android™
  • Access to over a million apps on Google Play
  • First dual main camera BlackBerry smartphone
  • All new reimagined keyboard design
  • Up to 2 days battery life

Design

Size

Height 150.25mm
Width 71.8mm
Depth 8.35mm

Keyboard

35 key backlit Physical Keyboard (QWERTY) with integrated fingerprint sensor

Weight

156g

Navigation

Touch screen

Dedicated keys

Volume Up/Down, Lock (for Power On/Off) Customisable BlackBerry Convenience Key (usable as Mute Key when on an active call)

Display

Resolution

434 PPI
1620 x 1080 IPS LCD
24-bit colour depth

Screen size

4.5” diagonal
3:2 aspect ratio

OS

Operating system

Android OS – 8.1 Oreo

Performance

Processor

Qualcomm® SDM 636, Kryo 260 Octa-Core 4 x Gold (1.8GHz) + 4 x Silver (1.6GHz)

Expandable memory

Expandable memory via hot swappable microSD
memory card (Up to 256GB)

Memory

4 GB RAM
32 GB Flash or 64GB Flash

Hot-swappable MicroSD slot

Ports

USB Type-C
USB 2.0
USB OTG

Power

Battery

3000 mAh (typical) with up to 22.5 hours
9V2A 18W QC3.0 Charger

Camera & video

Rear camera

Dual Camera 13MP+5MP with Dual Tone LED Flash
HDR, 4K video recording at 30 fps, Scan, Private Capture, Portrait (bokeh)
13MP Fov 79.8°, Pixel-1.12um, F2.2, Phase Detect Auto Focus (PDAF)
5MP Fov 84°, Pixel-1.12um, F2.4

Front camera

8MP Fixed Focus, Selfie Flash using LCD
1080p video recording at 30 fps

Multimedia

Image supported formats

BMP, JPG, GIF, PNG, WEBP

Audio & video supported codes

MPEG-4, AAC+, AAC-LC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, DivX, EVRC, FLAC, H.263, H.264, H265/HEVC, MIDI, MP3, OPUS, PCM, QCELP, VORBIS, VP8, VP9, Xvid, eAAC+

Audio & video supported formats

3GP, 3G2, AAC, AVI, ADTS, AWB, DIVX, FLAC, IMY, MID, MKV, MP3, MPEG-4, MXMF, OGG, OTA, RTTTL, RTX, WAV, WEBM, XMF

Streaming protocols

HTTP(S) Progressive Download, HTTP(S) Live Streaming (HLS) version 3, RTSP (RTP, SDP)

Pre-loaded Apps

BlackBerry Applications

BlackBerry® Keyboard, BlackBerry® Hub, BlackBerry® Hub+ Service, Calendar by BlackBerry®, Contacts by BlackBerry®, Notes by BlackBerry®, Tasks by BlackBerry®, BBM®, DTEK by BlackBerry®, BlackBerry® Device Search, BlackBerry® Launcher, BlackBerry® Password Keeper™, BlackBerry® Power Center, BlackBerry® Productivity Tab, BlackBerry® Notable, BlackBerry® Privacy Shade

Android Applications

Google Chrome®, Gmail™, Google™, Google Maps™, YouTube™, Google Play™ Store, Google Drive™, Play Music, Play Movies, Duo, Phones, Play services & Core services, Google TTS, Android™ WebView, Widevine DRM, Google™Talkback, Google™ Docs, Google™ Sheets, Google™ Slides, Translate, Messages, News & Weather, Wallpaper

Other Applications

Downloads, BlackBerry® Camera, BlackBerry® Preview, Convenience Key, Phone, Setting, Battery Boost, Locker, FM Radio, BlackBerry® Content Transfer, BlackBerry® Help, Calculator, Sound Recorder, Setup Wizard, Support Center, Clock, File Manager

Alerts & notifications

Tone
Vibrate
On-screen or RGB LED indicator
(Some notification options are user configurable)

Networks & connectivity

Network bands

Model BBE100-1 – EMEA&APAC – single SIM
FD-LTE 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32
(2100/1900/1800/1700/850/2600/900/700/700/850/800/850/700/1500 MHz)
TD-LTE 38,40, 41 (2600/2300/2500 MHz)
HSPA+ 1, 2, 4, 5/6, 8 (2100/1900/1700/850/900 MHz)
Quad band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)

Model BBE100-2 – NA&Latam – single SIM
FD-LTE 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 29, 66
(2100/1900/1800/1700/850/2600/900/700/700/700/800/700/700/AWS-3)
TD-LTE 38, 39, 40, 41 (2600/1900/2300/2500)
HSPA+ 1, 2, 4, 5/6, 8 (2100/1900/1700/850/900 MHz)
Quad band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)

Model BBE100-4 – EMEA&APAC – dual SIM
FD-LTE 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32
(2100/1900/1800/1700/850/2600/900/700/700/850/800/850/700/1500 MHz)
TD-LTE 38,40, 41 (2600/2300/2500 MHz)
HSPA+ 1, 2, 4, 5/6, 8 (2100/1900/1700/850/900 MHz)
Quad band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)

Model BBE100-5 – NA Open Market – dual SIM*
FD-LTE 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 29, 66
(2100/1900/1800/1700/850/2600/900/700/700/700/800/700/700/AWS-3)
TD-LTE 38, 39, 40, 41 (2600/1900/2300/2500)
HSPA+ 1, 2, 4, 5/6, 8 (2100/1900/1700/850/900 MHz)
Quad band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
*We recommend existing Verizon customers get a new Verizon SIM to ensure optimal performance

Wi-Fi

802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz
802.11 a/n 5GHz
802.11 ac 5GHz
4G Mobile Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

FM Radio

Supported

Bluetooth®

Bluetooth 5.0 Low Energy (LE)

NFC

NFC technology is used to create a connection to share information between your BlackBerry device and other NFC-enabled devices or NFC tags. Features on KEYone that use NFC technology include Android Beam, Tap and Pay, and Tap and Go.

GPS

Autonomous and Simultaneous GPS
GLONAS
Beidou
Galileo
OTDOA
Preloaded with Google Maps

Sensors & Accessibility

Sensors

Fingerprint (spacebar)
Accelerometer
Magnetometer
Gyroscope
Proximity
Ambient Light
Hall Effect

Accessibility

Google TalkBack screen reader for audible output face-to-face video chat with Google Hangouts

Google Now voice assistance to answer questions and perform actions

Scalable fonts and magnification to zoom in or zoom out

Closed Captioning supports high contrast text, color inversion and color correction

Certain models rated for use with hearing aids

Learn about ratings for hearing aids >>

Safety and product information >>

Footnotes

  1. Many factors affect battery life including but not limited to network, transmission environment, battery age, usage, location software and feature configuration
  2. Please check with your service provider for availability
  3. Quick Charge tested in lab conditions