BlackBerry Officially announces Android based Smartphone - DTEK 50

 Blackberry has unveiled yet another Android smartphone, DTEK 50. This is the company's second Android smartphone and will come loaded with BlackBerry's DTEK security application which automatically monitors OS and apps and informs when privacy could be at risk along with how to improve it.

The $299 smartphone is now available to pre-order from in the US, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and the Netherlands.

DTEK 50 is the slim at 7.4mm and features a 5.2inch scratch resistant display. This isn't a flagship device like Priv and runs on Qualcomm 617 octa-core processor along with 3GB of RAM,
16GB internal storage and support for expandable memory of up to 2TB.
It runs on Android 6 Marshmallow and packs in a 2610 mAh battery too.
 DTEK50  with a 13 MP rear camera and an 8 MP front flash camera, with both being equipped with a wide range of professional settings.
These specifications are similar to that of Alcatel Idol 4.  The India launch date has not been released yet but the device is expected to be priced around Rs 25,000.

"We take our customers' privacy seriously. This device adds to BlackBerry's lineup of secure smartphones, providing choice to our customers with different price points on both, BlackBerry 10 and Android platforms," said Ralph Pini, Chief Operating Officer and General Manager, Devices, BlackBerry, in a statement.

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