Notice of service termination will discontinue all services as of June 30, 2021 (scheduled).
Thank you for using our services.

Click here for details
May 29, 2019

BlackBerry KEY2 and BlackBerry KEY2 LE Launched in the Philippines

Now TCL-owned BlackBerry's two new announced smartphones in the country are geared towards consumers with a distinctive taste and users who are already at the peak of their careers.

If you're still one of those consumers who values the ease and efficiency of an actual keyboard or you're just simply nostalgic, BlackBerry has just launched two new smartphones in the Philippines that might finally fill those voids.

During the company's exclusive media event at Green Pastures restaurant in BGC, Taguig, the local arm of the brand has officially launched the BlackBerry KEY2 and the BlackBerry KEY 2 LE. The smartphones, according to company representatives and influencers, are targeted to users with a specific mobile taste and consumers who are already at the peak of their professions.

BlackBerry KEY2 Features and Specifications

The BlackBerry KEY2 features a 4.5-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1,080 x 1,620 pixels. As it comes with a smaller display, users are provided a higher 434 ppi density. The display also boasts of Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Right below the screen is the familiar QWERTY keyboard, supported by the phone's 7000 series aluminum frame.

The BlackBerry KEY2 is powered by a Snapdragon 660 SoC, mated to an Adreno 512 GPU. The device is then coupled with a singular 6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal storage options. Right on its plastic rear, the BlackBerry KEY2 sports a dual-camera setup, courtesy of a 12MP main sensor and secondary camera modules. On its front sits an 8MP camera sensor.

The BlackBerry KEY2 also features a front-mounted fingerprint sensor, a USB Type-C port, an NFC, and a dedicated FM radio. It runs un Android 8.1 Oreo and works on a 3,500mAh battery with fast charging 18W support.

The BlackBerry KEY2 retails locally for PHP 39,990. It can be availed for a limited time via MemoXpress and BlackBerry. Interested participants are expected to receive special pricing and bonus offerings which include a free P62 10,000mAh powerbank.

Specifications of the BlackBerry KEY2

BlackBerry KEY2 Key Specifications

Display Size4.5 inches
Display Resolution1080 x 1620 pixels
OS verAndroid 8.1 (Oreo)
CPUQualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 Octa-core (4x 2.2GHz Kryo 260 & 4x 1.8GHz Kryo 260)
CPU Speed2.2 GHz & 1.8 GHz
Storage64GB, 128GB
External StoragemicroSD, up to 256GB
Main Camera12MP + 12MP
Front Camera8MP
BatteryNon-removable Li-Ion 3500mAh
Dimensions71.8 x 8.5 x 151.4mm
ColorBlack, Silver

BlackBerry KEY2 LE Features and Specifications

The "Light Edition" of the BlackBerry KEY2 shares a lot of features with it. Distinctively, however, the BlackBerry KEY2 LE is powered by a Snapdragon 636 SoC which is mated to Adreno 509 for its graphics needs. The device also packs a singular 4GB of RAM and a flexible 32GB/64GB of internal storage options.

Also slightly modified is the camera setup on its rear which settles for dual cameras. The setup consists of 13MP and 5MP camera sensors. Its selfie camera, on the other hand, retains the regular BlackBerry KEY2's 8MP lens.

The same can be said with its 3,000mAh battery. The battery on the LE, however, does not support fast charging.

The BlackBerry KEY2 LE can now be availed at select MemoXpress branches nationwide for PHP 24,990.

Specifications of the BlackBerry KEY2 LE

BlackBerry KEY2 LE Key Specifications

Display Size4.5 inches
Display Resolution1080 x 1620 pixels
OS verAndroid 8.1 (Oreo)
CPUQualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 636
CPU SpeedGold (1.8GHz) + 4 x Silver (1.6GHz)
Storage32GB, 64GB
External StorageUp to 256GB
Main Camera13MP + 5MP
Front Camera8MP
Dimensions151.4 x 71.8 x 8.5mm
ColorSlate, Atomic, Champagne, Blue

Watch Videos

Introducing BlackBerry KEY2 - An Icon Reborn

BlackBerry KEY2 LE - An Icon For All
Related Item

BlackBerry KEY2

Lowest Price in the Philippines P3,000