BlackBerry Priv Launched – 5.4 Full HD, Android v5.1.1, 18 MP Camera, 3 GB RAM

BlackBerry launched new high end smartphone called Priv into the market.The expected price of new BlackBerry Priv is around Rs. 56,880/- in India and $875 in USA. This is not released yet to the market and expected to release in November, 2015. If you are planning to buy BlackBerry Priv you must be aware of its advantages, disadvantages, price and specifications.


Expected Price: Rs.56,880(India), $875(USA)

Key Features:

  • 5.4 inch AMOLED Capacitive touchscreen.
  • Comes with Android OS, v5.1.1(Lollipop).
  • 18 MP Rear Camera & 2 MP Secondary camera.
  • 3 GB RAM.
  • 4k video recording.
  • Hexaacore Processor.
  • Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 Chipset.

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Display & Design:

BlackBerry comes with 5.4 AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors. Its screen to body ratio is 71.8%, which is an extraordinary feature and looks wide and you’ll have great experience while watching videos and playing games. Its display resolution is 1440 x 2560 pixels (~540 ppi pixel density) which is really an extraordinary part in this mobile and it will make your screen looks sharper and looks Full HD. It doesn’t support any protection feature which is one of the drawback. It supports multi touch feature. It is too heavy to carry as it is of 192 g. It is not a Dual SIM supportive phone as it comes with only single SIM. This is Flip cover model mobile which is different from other mobiles, you can qwerty keyboard for fast typing. It comes only in Black color variant.

Software & Memory:

It comes with Android OS, v5.1.1(Lollipop) and this is the first blackberry mobile with Android OS. It was mechanized with Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 chipset and it’s performance is very fast. It comes with 3 GB RAM. Constructed with Hexacore processor in which one dual core cortex-A53 is clocked at 1.8 GHz and other Quad core cortex A-53 clocked at 1.4 GHz, both single and multi core performance is good and bench marked at higher values. This model comes with 32 GB as their internal memory and expandable memory up to 200 GB via microSD, it is phenomenal.

Camera Features:

BlackBerry Priv provides 18 MP primary camera with this you can take great quality photos. Its camera has enormous features like Schneider-Kreuznach optics, optical image stabilization, autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR. BlackBerry Priv can record high quality 4k video with 2160@30fps & 1080p@60fps which is really a fabulous feature. But its secondary camera has features like 2 MP and can record HD videos, which is bit disappointing feature as it is high end mobile at least it should have been 5 MP.


BlackBerry Priv supports almost all the connectivities like 3G, 4G, GPS and bluetooth v4.1. Its wifi has some great features like WiFi Direct, hotspot. It is missing one of the trending feature USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector & NFC, FM Radio.

Battery Capacity:

BlackBerry Priv provides 3140 mAh battery capacity which is superb feature and lasts for a long time. Currently we don’t have talk time and standby time info, but we can predict as battery capacity is good, its talk and stand by time will also be same.

Other Features:

  • It supports sensors like Accelerometer, proximity, compass.
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mics.
  • Comes with applications like Photo/video editor, Document editor
  • Comes with QWERTY Keypad.

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8 Total Score
Toooo.... Costly !!!

BlackBerry Priv is really costly mobile for it's normal features. So, we suggest you to think twice before buying this handset. Its better to look for other mobiles with great features.

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