The new BlackBerry phones, called Evolve and Evolve X, eschew the physical keyboard for an 18:9 display, plus a massive battery. Both devices have a 5.99-inch FHD (2160×1080) 18:9 display with the LTPS able to reach a maximum brightness of 500nits and oleophobic coating. The X model has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor with 6GB RAM.
BlackBerry Evolve X will be having an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 with Adreno 512 GPU. On the back of this one there's a 12MP + 13MP camera system, and support for quick charging and wireless charging. There is not a lot Optiemus reveled about the camera setup on Evolve though, all we know is that the secondary 13MP camera is a monochrome sensor. The Evolve, on the other hand, features a 13MP + 13MP dual rear cameras.More news: WHO warns there may be no vaccine option for new Ebola outbreak
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Hardip Singh, Executive Director, Optiemus Infracom said, "We are constantly working to offer cutting-edge technology and the best and the most secure experience to consumers at a competitive price point". The Evolve includes a Snapdragon 450 processor and 4GB of RAM. Both smartphones are powered by Android 8.1 Oreo.
BlackBerry has launched two smartphones in India.
"Both smartphones are quite similar in terms of specification, with a 5.99" Full HD+ (2 160 X 1 080) display, 16 MP front-facing camera, rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and 4 000mAh battery.More news: Ryanair strike: Airline proposes third-party mediator for pilots union talks
However, the front camera on both the devices look promising in our initial testing. The face unlock and fingerprint sensor on the device are ultra-quick and responsive, plus the Dolby Digital sound quality provides an wonderful end user experience.
According to the report, the Evolve line will be exclusive to India for now and will sell through Amazon. If that's a little too steep for you, then the standard BlackBerry Evolve will be available from mid-September for 24,990 rupees (~$364). The phone also supports wireless charging option and users will get wireless charging adapter in the box package. The Evolve will come around in late August while the Evolve X will appear on the market next month.More news: In Afghanistan was kidnapped and killed three foreigners