BlackBerry Q5 Specifications, Advantages, Disadvantages and Price

BlackBerry launched its new budget Smart Phone Q5 into the market. It comes with BB 10.2 OS and has 3.1 inch display size. Are you planning to buy BlackBerry Q5?? then you must aware of its advantages and disadvantages and mainly its competitors. Currently it is available in Flipkart, Amazon, Infibeam to buy. The best price of brand new Blackberry Q5 is RS. 16790/- in India. 


Advantages of BlackBerry Q5:

  • It comes with BlackBerry OS 10.2 and upgradable to 10.2.1
  • Q5 offers 3.1 inch Display with a touch pad.
  • It is powered by 1.2 GHz Dual Core Qualcomm Snapdragon , 2GB RAM
  • The internal storage consists of 8 GB and expandable up to 32GB with the help of microSD.
  • It offers 5MP rear camera and 2MP front camera.
  • It is available in Black, White, Red, Gray, Pink in colors.
  • Battery back up is good with capacity of 2180 mAh

Disadvantages of BlackBerry Q5:

  • Now a days many people are addicted to Andriod OS with its huge number of beautiful apps . So going with BlackBerry OS is a risk. I don’t say it as demerit but it is like riding a new vehicle which you are not familiar.
  • It offers only dual core processor but many gadgets are providing quad core at this price range with great performance.
  • Gorilla Glass or Scratch resist glass is missing badly which is common in now a days smart phones.
  • Non removable battery.


For the price Rs.16790 there are both advantages and disadvantages as mentioned above. Think once that, the world is in swing of using Android mobiles. If you are having interest on BlackBerry mobiles and be unique and different, Go for BlackBerry Q5.

Specifications of BlackBerry Q5:

General Features
Brand BlackBerry
Model Name Q5
SIM Type Micro-SIM, GSM
Operating System BlackBerry 10.2 OS, upgradable to 10.2.1
Processor 1.2 GHz Dual Core Qualcomm Snapdragon
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 4
Colors Black, White, Red, Gray, Pink
Accessories in box Handset, Battery, Charger, Headset, Data Cable, User Manual
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive
Size 3.1 inches (~328 ppi pixel density)
Resolution 720 x 720 Pixels
Dimensions 120 x 66 x 10.8 mm (4.72 x 2.60 x 0.43 in)
Weight 120 g (4.23 oz)
Other Display Features Multi Touch
Camera Features
Primary Camera 5 Megapixels
Secondary Camera 2 Megapixels
Video Recording 720p HD video recording
Other Camera Features Vibration, MP3 ringtones, continuous and touch to focus, image stabilization, Digital Zoom (5x), Image and video stabilization
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 2180 mAh battery
Talk Time (2G) / Up to 12 h 30 min (3G)
Standby Time 2G) / Up to 336 h (3G)
Memory and Storage
Internal 8 GB
Expandable Memory Up to 32 GB micro SD
Memory 2GB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
3G HSPA /UMTS 850/900/1900/2100 MHz
4G LTE 700 / 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 – SQR100
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Connectivity microUSB v2.0
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
NFC Yes (market dependent)
Other Features
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, Magnetometer, Gyroscope, Ambient light sensor
Additional Features & Apps Password protection, screen lock, and sleep mode, Vibrate, On-screen or LED indicator, Integrated speaker and microphone
BlackBerry Q5 Price in India is RS 16,000/-

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