Canadians, do you have June 7th marked off on your calendars?
This is the date that BlackBerry Mobile (TCL Communication) will reveal the successor to the BlackBerry KEYone, the BlackBerry KEY2. The Android-powered smartphone will once again bring back the physical QWERTY keyboard and is also rumoured to feature a 4.5-inch 1080 x 1620 pixel display, a Snapdragon 660 processor, dual rear-camera setup, with 12-megapixel and 8-megapixel sensors, 6GB of RAM, and 64GB of internal storage.
A new teaser video shows off the design, confirms the dual-camera, and shows off anew keyboard button that might be used for two-factor authentication, quick-access to multitasking or a possible app launcher.
Almost time to officially introduce you to an icon reborn #KEY2 pic.twitter.com/QjRUZS7V69
— BlackBerry Mobile (@BBMobile) May 24, 2018
While little is known about the KEY2 so far, BlackBerry recently revealed that the phone’s fingerprint sensor is set to be built into the space bar.
MobileSyrup will have more on the BlackBerry Key2 leading up to the smartphones June 7th reveal.