Tech specs: BlackBerry PRIV

Learn about the key features and specifications of the BlackBerry PRIV.

 

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Key features

  • Slide out touch-enabled 4-row physical keyboard
  • 18 MP Schneider-Kreuznach® certified camera
  • DTEK by BlackBerry security dashboard
  • BlackBerry Hub for unified messaging
  • 5.4" 2560 x 1440 screen

 

Specs

  • Battery
    • Usage time: 23.9 hours
    • Standby time: 17.6 days
    • Battery size/type: 3410 mAh
    • Wireless charging type: Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
  • Keyboard
    • On-screen BlackBerry keyboard
    • Slide out touch-enabled 4-row physical keyboard
  • Memory
    • 3 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM
    • Supports up to 2 TB MicroSD card
  • Operating System
    • Android Lollipop 5.1.1
  • Processor
    • Qualcomm 8992 Snapdragon 808 Hexa-Core, 64 bit
    • Adreno 418, 600MHz GPU

 

  • Anti-theft
    • Yes
  • Advanced messaging
    • No
  • Device Unlock App
    • No
  • Emergency Alerts (WEA)
    • Yes
  • SIM card
    • Nano
  • System Manager (Carrier IQ)
    • Yes
  • T-Mobile Video Calling
    • No

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi web browsing
  • Wi-Fi sharing
  • Wi-Fi Calling 2.0
  • NFC

 

  • MicroUSB
  • Bluetooth® 4.1 Low Energy (LE) and EDR, A2DP (stereo Bluetooth), OPP (Object Push Profile), HFP, AVRCP, PBAP
  • Chrome browser
  • Tethering APN

Network

  • 4G LTE
    • 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 20, 29, 30 (2100/1900/1800/1700/850/2600/700/700/800/700/2300 MHz)
  • 4G (HSPA+)
    • 1, 2, 4, 5/6, 8 (2100/1900/1700/850/900 MHz)
  • 3G / 4G (HSPA / UMTS / HSPA+)
    • 1, 2, 4, 5/6, 8 (2100/1900/1700/850/900 MHz)
  • 2G (GSM, GPRS, and EDGE)
    • Quad band (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)

 

  • HD Voice Capable
    • Yes
  • VoLTE Capable
    • Yes

Camera

  • 18 MP (rear facing)
  • 2 MP (front facing)
  • 4X digital zoom
  • Flash
  • Auto focus

 

  • Face detection
  • Multiple shooting modes
  • 4k video recording @ 30fps
  • 1080p HD video recording @ 60fps

Multimedia

  • Stereo audio (with headset)
  • Audio support: AAC+, AAC-LC, AC-3, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, eAAC+, EVRC, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, PCM, QCELP, VORBIS, WMA, WMA 9/10, WMA Pro
  • Image support: BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, WEBP

 

  • Video support: 3GP, MP4, AVI, WMV
  • HAC support: M3, T4