Earlier this year, TCL Communication which became one of the BlackBerry licensees has launched its new smartphone, BlackBerry KEY2 . This smartphone comes with the support of a physical keyboard and sells for US $ 650 so it deserves to be placed as a middle class smartphone.
Well! For those who want to experience BlackBerry KEY2 at affordable prices, TCL Communication again made a breakthrough by presenting BlackBerry KEY2 LE . Yes! Still aimed at the middle class, but TCL sells this smartphone for US $ 400 .
So, why can BlackBerry KEY2 LE be sold cheaper? This smartphone does have a design similar to BlackBerry KEY2. Only, KEY2 LE frame is made of polycarbonate, not aluminum. On the back it is still coated with rubber, it’s just that there is a slight difference in texture.
BlackBerry KEY2 has a diamond texture, while KEY2 LE has a multi-layered texture. At the front, the screen has a size of 4.5 inches with a 3: 2 aspect ratio or can be said to be almost square. The keyaboard has the same design as the one in KEY2.
The new Speed Key makes it easy for users to access shortcuts faster. It is said, there are more than 52 shortcuts that can be adjusted by the user. The fingerprint scanner sensor is also still placed in the space bar area.
Look beautiful with a variety of colors, one of which is red, this smartphone has also been equipped with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 636 chipset. Clock speed of the chipset reaches 1.8 GHz. 4 GB of embedded RAM and 32 GB and 64 GBROM options .
To take pictures, BlackBerry KEY2 LE has been equipped with a 13 MP + 5 MP dual main camera . Of course, using this dual-camera users can also create bokeh photos. Unfortunately, this smartphone is not equipped with “Optical Superzoom” software like the one on BlackBerry KEY2.
What about the front camera? BlackBerry KEY2 LE has a front camera with 8 MP resolution and the smartphone screen can double as an LED flash. The last is power supply support. Yes! This smartphone comes with a standard capacity battery, which is 3,000 mAh .