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BlackBerry Dual SIM Budget Android Smartphone Surfaces

According to latest leak, BlackBerry B100-1 will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC.


Updated:January 28, 2017, 3:53 PM IST
BlackBerry Dual SIM Budget Android Smartphone Surfaces
BlackBerry has confirmed the launch date of Key2. (Image: Twitter)

BlackBerry's budget Android smartphone - the BB100-1 with a 5-inch screen will be launched this year.

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According to latest leak, BlackBerry B100-1 will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC and with this handset BlackBerry will debut its first dual SIM smartphone.

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Moreover, it is being said that the BlackBerry B100-1 will have 4GB RAM, which is unlikely considering that it would a budget smartphone.

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The BlackBerry B100-1 is expected to be manufactured, distrubuted and promoted under the newly-made joint agreement PT BB Merah Putih. The license agreement stated that the new venture would make and promote BlackBerry-branded handsets running on BlackBerry's secure Android software in Indonesia.

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A few more rumoured specifications of the BlackBerry B100-1 are as follows.

1.4GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor

5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display

13MP rear snapper with LED Flash

8MP front camera

4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS

3000mAh battery

4GB RAM with 32GB internal storage; memory expanded up to 128GB with microSD

Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS

Dual SIM support

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| Edited by: Krishna Sinha Chaudhury
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