Do You Like Qwerty Keyboard SmartPhones? Blackberry Mercury Is Here (BBB100-1)

I know some people that are still very much addicted to Qwerty Keyboard phones even when almost all smartphones now adopts the full touch screen interface. This will serve as a great news for such people.

A new blackberry android smartphone has been spotted on geekbench benchmark listing with a full hardware Qwerty keyboard with model number BBB100-1

You can recall that Blackberry decided to dump its OS after failing to compete with Android and in June this year, they announced that they will soon launch new phones coming fully with Android OS. The two smartphones are already official - the Blackberry DTEK50 and Blackberry DTEK60 (although the later is technically unannounced) as at the time of this report.

Well, the benchmark revealed some key specs of the new BB phone with Qwerty Keyboard.
The name of the phone is Blackberry Mercury and the 4.5 inches phone is powered by a 2GHz Octa-core processor produced by Qualcomm. It uses 3GB of RAM and comes with Android 7.0 Nougat OS

It supports both touch screen and full physical QWERTY keyboard below the screen, 32GB of storage, an 18 MP main camera, an 8 MP selfie shooter, and a 3,400 mAh battery.


✔ Android 7.0 Nougat
✔ Octa-core 2.02 GHz CPU
✔ Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
✔ 3GB of RAM, 32GB internal storage
✔ hardware keyboard
✔ 18MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
✔ 3400mAh Battery capacity

It is expected to be made official early next year. More updates coming soon...


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  2. Nice specs and some cool features

  3. I was once in love with such keyboards but tell has changed and we should also adapt to new changes