When BlackBerry announced about the PRIV that is going to be an Android smartphone from BlackBerry with powerful hardware, specs and interesting features, it generated lots of noise in the smartphone world. And now the device is launched in Middle East and available in the countries across the region.

BlackBerry PRIV comes with 5.4 inches WQHD curved edge screen with Corning Gorilla Glass protection, Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 processor, Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS, 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of internal memory.

BlackBerry PRIV - Full Hardware Specs, Features and Pricing

On the imaging side, BlackBerry PRIV sports a 18 MP primary camera having the Schneider-Kreuznach optics which is capable of recording 4K HD videos . The camera also boasts the OIS (Optical Image Stabilization), phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash and other interesting features. The 2 MP front facing camera is also good enough to record 720p HD videos.

The complete list of all hardware specs and features of BlackBerry PRIV are given below.

BlackBerry PRIV : Full Hardware Specs and Features

- Optional Dual SIM (Uses Memory Card Slot as SIM 2 Slot)

- 4G LTE Capability

- QWERTY Keyboard

- Capacitive touch 4-row BlackBerry Keyboard

- Corning Gorilla Glass 4

- 5.4-inch AMOLED Screen with 1440 x 2560 pixels Resolution and 540 PPI

- Curved Edge Screen

- Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 Hexa-core ( Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A57 & quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53 ) Processor

- Adreno 418 GPU

- 32 GB Internal Memory

- 3 GB of RAM

- Supports microSD Card up to 2 TB

- 18 MP Primary Camera with f/2.2, 27mm, Schneider-Kreuznach optics, Optical Image Stabilization, Phase Detection Autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash

- 4K 2160p Video Recording

- 2 MP Front-facing Camera with 720p HD Video Recording

- Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS

- 3410mAh Non-removable Lithium-ion Battery

- Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE


- Accelerometer, Altimeter, Gyro, ToF Proximity and Magnetic Compass Sensors

- 147 x 77.2 x 9.4 mm Dimensions

- 192 g

BlackBerry PRIV is available in Saudi Arabia with STC, in UAE with du and in Qatar with Vodafone and available with various interesting offers and plans.