BlackBerry Classic with physical QWERTY keyboard announced

While BlackBerry has been playing slow on the market, the company has now launched the BlackBerry Classic.


BlackBerry has announced the launch of the BlackBerry Classic, which is the company’s latest smartphone with a full QWERTY physical keyboard. The device has a 3.5 inch IPS display with resolution of 720 x 720 pixels and pixel density of 294 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz dual core processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The BlackBerry Classic has an 8 MP rear facing auto focus camera with a BSI sensor, 5-element, f/2.2 lens and LED flash. There is also a front facing 2 MP camera. The device runs on the latest BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 version with a 2515 mAh battery. The handset is expected to be launched globally soon.

BlackBerry Classic specs:

  • 3.5 inch display
  • 720 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz dual core Snapdragon S4 processor
  • Adreno 225 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 8 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • BlackBerry OS 10.3.1
  • 2515 mAh battery