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.
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:
|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|
|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|
|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|
|RAM and Storage|
|Internal Memory||64 GB|
|Expandable Memory||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses dedicated slot)|
|Type||Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|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|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|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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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.