BlackBerry Evolve Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Avoid it !!!!

BlackBerry Evolve high-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out BlackBerry Evolve advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is available on online shopping sites like Amazon to buy.

BlackBerry Evolve

Best Price: Rs.24,990(India), $347(USA)

BlackBerry Evolve Advantages (Pros):

  • BlackBerry Evolve comes with Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • It offers  5.99-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 76.6% and Multitouch in it.
    • Its display has superb pixel density for its Full HD resolution(~537 PPI) with 18:9 aspect ratio.
    • The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
  • The device weighs a bit heavy to carry which is of 170g and 8.4 mm in thickness.
  • It supports only single SIM/Dual SIM (Nano-SIM).
  • It provides 4 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
  • BlackBerry Evolve has equipped with mid-range Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 (14 nm) Chipset and the performance is average with no lags.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Adreno 506 GPU. So gaming performance is moderate.
  • Brings an internal memory of 64 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses dedicated slot).
  • It offers Dual 13 MP(1/3.1″, 1.12µm, PDAF) + 13 MP (B/W, 1/3.1″, 1.12µm, PDAF) rear camera with additional features like Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama.
  • It offers 16 MP front-facing camera with additional features like LED Flash.
  • Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 4000 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for heavy usage. Supports Fast battery charging(Quick Charge 3.0).
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Black to choose.
  • BlackBerry Evolve supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

BlackBerry Evolve Disadvantages (Cons):

  • Old Android OS.
  • Costly for its features.
  • No wireless charging support.
  • Come with old Bluetooth 4.2 version. The latest is Bluetooth 5.0.
  • No water or dust resistance.
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • No NFC connectivity support.
  • Very few colors to choose from.
  • A little bit heavy to carry.

Check out BlackBerry Evolve Specifications:

General Features
Brand BlackBerry
Model Name Evolve
SIM Type Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 (14 nm)
Processor Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 506
Colors Black
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.99 inches, 92.6 cm2 (~76.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
Dimensions 158.9 x 76.1 x 8.4 mm (6.26 x 3.00 x 0.33 in)
Weight 170 g (5.93 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Camera Features
Main Camera 13 MP, 1/3.1″, 1.12µm, PDAF
13 MP B/W, 1/3.1″, 1.12µm, PDAF
Other Main Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Selfie Camera 16 MP
Other Selfie Features LED Flash
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
RAM and Storage
Internal Memory 64 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses dedicated slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 а/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector (PowerDelivery 2.0), USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging(Quick Charge 3.0)

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6.5 Total Score
Better to Avoid this !!!!

BlackBerry Evolve comes with a low-end chipset with the high price. There are many smartphones in the market around 25k which offers better value. So we suggest avoiding this.

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