• 4.5" (1620x1080) IPS LCD
  • 6GB
    Snapdragon 660 SoC
    64GB/128GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.8 Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 3500 mAh Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

The BlackBerry KEY2 phone has a 4.5-inch (1620x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3500 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 660 with 6 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductBlackBerry KEY2 (2018)
Display4.5" 1620x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 26mm 12-MP f/1.8 (Primary)
  • 12-MP f/2.6
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 23mm 8-MP f/2.2
  • Snapdragon 660 SoC
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery3500 mAh, Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
DesignIP Rating, 168g (5.9oz), 71.8x151.4x8.5 mm (2.83 x 5.96 x 0.33 inches)
Diagonal (inches)4.5"
Display/Body Ratio55.5%
Sharpness (PPI)433 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 26mm
Sensor Pixel Size1.28 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • Dual LED Flash
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geo Tag
  • Face Detect
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3500 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Fast-Charge ProtocolQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 660
Processor ModelMSM8976
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.2 GHz
RAM Options6GB
Internal Storage Options64GB/128GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 8.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT11 603 Mbps
LTE Bands12, 19, 28, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • EV-DO A
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT EDR
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.0
SAR EU Head0.72 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.68 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • 3GP
  • RA
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VP8
  • VP9
  • XVID
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • BeiDou

BlackBerry KEY2 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the BlackBerry KEY2 waterproof?

No. the BlackBerry KEY2 has not been rated as water-tight as we do not see an IP-Rating. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the BlackBerry KEY2 Dual-SIM?

No, the BlackBerry KEY2 does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it may be different in Asia. We mostly track USA data.

Is the BlackBerry KEY2 4K?

No, the BlackBerry KEY2 resolution of (1620x1080) is not defined as 4K. 4K is often defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but it has other variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the BlackBerry KEY2 feature Wireless Charging?

No, BlackBerry KEY2 does not have Wireless Charging.

Does the BlackBerry KEY2 support 4G wireless?

Yes, the BlackBerry KEY2 is a 4G handset that is rated 4G LTE CAT11 (603 Mbps).

Is the BlackBerry KEY2 5G?

No, the BlackBerry KEY2 does not work on 5G networks.

Does the BlackBerry KEY2 have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the BlackBerry KEY2 has a USB C connector. The USB Type C port runs on the USB 3.0 protocol.

Does the BlackBerry KEY2 have a removable battery?

No, the BlackBerry KEY2's battery cannot be removed.

BlackBerry KEY2 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Basemark OS II 2.0

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better