BlackBerry KEY2 (BBF100-6 6GB RAM 64GB 4G LTE) is a 2018-released QWERTY Android smartphone. Successor to the famous KEYone, it features iconic design of the Canadian device maker. It comes with a 35-key Smart Keypad on the front which looks just like a miniature PC keyboard. The keypad allows quick and easy typing for work related operations such as emails and document edits. The physical keypad works well with the UI to auto correct mistakes based on context, predicts words (for flick typing) and personalizes according your preferences as you use it.
The handset boasts a compact 4.5-inches screen that offers 55.2% screen-to-body ratio and 1080 x 1620 pixels at 434 ppi density. It also features multitouch and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The phone is designed for one hand usage and is intended for professional use for executives and those who require a smartphone for work related communication.
The smartphone runs on a very powerful Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260) CPU based on Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 processors, Adreno 512 GPU and 6GB RAM. This powerful combination ensures fast and swift app processing and allows you to multitask without any hindrance. The device comes pre-loaded with Android 8.1 (Oreo) with full access to Google Play Store.
It also sports a powerful 12MP dual camera that is capable of capturing beautiful images and record lifelike videos. There is a high quality 8MP front camera as well for selfies and video calls. Other features of the camera include: Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR and panorama.
Other major specs of the BlackBerry KEY2 (BBF100-6 6GB RAM 64GB 4G LTE) are: 4G/LTE network support, Dual SIM compatibility, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, Radio, fingerprint sensor, aluminum frame, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery.
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - SIM 1 only|
|4G bands||LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - SIM 1 only|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 Mbps|
|Status||Available. Released 2018, June|
|Dimensions||151.4 x 71.8 x 8.5 mm (5.96 x 2.83 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||168 g (5.93 oz)|
|Build||Aluminum frame (7000 series), plastic back|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) (One 3G/4G SIM and One 2G SIM)|
|- Capacitive touch 4-row BlackBerry keyboard|
|Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||4.5 inches, 60.0 cm2 (~55.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 1620 pixels, 3:2 ratio (~434 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 and 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)|
|Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB|
|Internal||64 GB, 6 GB RAM|
|Dual||12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.3 -Inch, 1.28µm, dual pixel PDAF
12 MP, f/2.6, 1.0µm, PDAF
|Features||Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama|
|Single||8 MP, f/2.0, 1.12µm|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, EDR|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS2|
|USB||3.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM, BBM|
|- Fast battery charging: 50% in 36 min (Quick Charge 3.0)
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
- DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
|Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery|
Generally speaking all items currently listed on the site are currently available. We hold some in stock and others are available from suppliers within a few days.
After placing your order we'll let you know the ETA and if there are issues securing stock (this is a fast-moving industry and items can duck in and out quick) we'll recommend any similar colours/variants.
To ensure that you receive your new phone as quickly and safely as possible, we use a range of delivery options. Delivery times for all options are detailed below. Note that we currently do not ship to PO Boxes.
INSURED COURIER DELIVERY - 2-7 days handling time. Freight generally handled by Toll Australia. Next day from our Hong Kong warehouse into Sydney International. Additional day to Brisbane, Perth, Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide and major regional centres. Other more regional areas are usually between 2 to 7 days depending on remoteness.
EXPRESS SHIPPING SERVICE -1-5 days handling time, arrives on average 1 day sooner. Freight generally handled by Fedex. Overnight from our Hong Kong warehouse into Sydney International. Additional day to Brisbane, Perth, Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide and major regional centres. Other more regional areas are usually between 1 to 5 days depending on remoteness.
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VERIFICATION - Please note that handling times begin once an order has been verified. We may contact you after the order has been placed to verify order and account details. Please ensure that we can reach you on the email address supplied and that you respond promptly to any requests.
CONDITION - Unless stated in the product title, all devices are brand new. We do sell a small quantity of refurbished items but these all have a product title that begins with 'Refurbished'. Package seals may have been opened to check quality or perform basic testing or unlock functions however unless specified otherwise all devices are new and unused.
WARRANTY - All new devices come with our comprehensive 12 month warranty, which is included in the standard purchase price. We'll even replace with a new item if yours can't be repaired. Refurbished items (marked as such in the product description) come with a 6 month warranty with refurbished replacement items.
PAYMENT METHODS - We accept Credit Card and Bank Transfer for outright purchases. We also offer zipMoney for convenient repayments over time.
RETURNS - All orders come with 30 days free returns. For more information on please read our returns policy. We also offer a new replacement policy for items that cannot be repaired.
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OUR STOCK - Products sold through this store are unlocked, never locked or SIM-free. They offer the best combination of price and quality and can be sourced from international markets via parallel importation. Please check the network bands with your provider to ensure full compatibility. In some instances printed documentation may not be in English, even though the device is compatible with local network bands. Where this occurs and you require user manuals etc please contact us and we will provide a digital copy.
DISCLAIMER - Due to variations in stock and regional sourcing we cannot guarantee that all specifications listed are 100% correct at all times as the same model may be available in several variants. If you have any specific requirements please raise them with our team and they will provide availability on the model you require.