BlackBerry Leap with 5 inch HD display announced

With most of the smartphones makers releasing their flagship phones, BlackBerry has unveiled the BlackBerry Leap at MWC 2015.


BlackBerry has announced the launch of the BlackBerry Leap, which is the company’s latest full touch smartphone. The device has a 5 inch IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and 16:9 ratio. The smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz dual core Snapdragon S4 processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The BlackBerry Leap has an 8 MP rear facing auto focus camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 2 MP camera. The device runs on the BlackBerry 10.3.1 version. The phone has a 2800 mAh battery, which is said to last for 25 hours on heavy use. The handset is priced at $275 and is available in grey colour.

BlackBerry Leap specs:

  • 5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 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
  • 2800 mAh battery