The ongoing GITEX event, one of the largest technology event in the world, in Dubai as seen the launched of Blackberry 2017 flagship, named Blackberry Motion. On October 8, China technology company TCL unveiled the BlackBerry Motion.
It said that the smartphone is similar to BlackBerry KeyOne smartphone launched in April. However, the Blackberry Motion is a all-touchscreen gagdet. Although, its not a bezel-less smartphone, it screen is 5.5 inch, uses Android 7.0 operating system and a chip set from Qualcomm Snapdragon 625.
It has IP67 rating for water and dust resistance. And it’s seems it’s the first Blackberry smartphone to come with water and dust resistance. Also, there is a 4GB internal memory, 32GB ROM a battery capacity of 4000 mAh.
👀 The first water and dust resistant #BlackBerry smartphone. 💦 #BBMotion #BlackBerryMotion https://t.co/IM4OJ8S8kP
— BlackBerry Mobile (@BBMobile) October 13, 2017
The fingerprint scanner is at the front of the device. More to it, the camera is 12MP rear and 8MP front camera. The touchscreen uses IPS technology with 16 millions colours. And a processing speed of 2.0 GHz.
The phone will be made available first in the middle east at UAE and Saudi Arabia at the price of $450. Later on, it will be made available in the US and other countries.