BlackBerry Leap (2015) review
The BlackBerry Leap (LEAP) smartphone released in 2015. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The BlackBerry Leap runs on BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 2800 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 5 inches IPS display with 720 x 1280 px resolution. The IPS technology is one of the most leading LCD technologies in the world.
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BlackBerry Leap (LEAP) specifications
- 170 g
- 144 x 72.8 x 9.5 mm
- SIM type
- Micro SIM
The BlackBerry Leap runs on BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 out of the box, but the Leap's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- BlackBerry OS 10.3.1
- Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
- Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait
- Adreno 225
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 5 inches IPS capacitive touch screen with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- 5 inches
- 720 x 1280 px
The smartphone's memory (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 2 GB
- Internal storage
- 16 GB
- External storage
The camera of the BlackBerry Leap is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone.
- Front camera
- 2 MP
- Rear camera
- 8 MP
3264 x 2448 px
Leap is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. This BlackBerry smartphone has FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- v4.0, A2DP, LE
- FM radio
- microUSB 2.0
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 2800 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 2800 mAh, non-removable
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display.
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the BlackBerry Leap, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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