BlackBerry PRIV (2015) review
The BlackBerry PRIV (PRIV) smartphone released in 2015. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.
The BlackBerry PRIV runs on Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 3410 mAh battery. It features a 5.4 inches AMOLED display with 1440 x 2560 px resolution. The AMOLED technology is widely used for smartphones because of their gorgeous color reproduction abilities and very deep blacks.
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BlackBerry PRIV (PRIV) specifications
- 192 g
- 147 x 77.2 x 9.4 mm
- SIM type
- Micro SIM
The BlackBerry PRIV runs on Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but the PRIV's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
- Hexa-core, Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A57, Quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53
- Adreno 418
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 5.4 inches AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 1440 x 2560 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- 5.4 inches
- 1440 x 2560 px
The smartphone's memory (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 3 GB
- Internal storage
- 32 GB
- External storage
The camera of the BlackBerry PRIV 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. The rear camera has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake.
- Front camera
- 2 MP
- Rear camera
- 18 MP
5196 x 3464 px
optical image stabilization
- Dual LED
PRIV 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. The PRIV comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This BlackBerry smartphone doesn't have FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- v4.1, A2DP, LE
- FM radio
- microUSB 2.0
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 3410 mAh 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 3410 mAh
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.
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 PRIV, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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