• 5.4" (2560x1440) OLED
  • 3GB
    Snapdragon 808 SoC
    32GB Storage
  • 18-MP, f/2.2, OIS Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3410 mAh

The BlackBerry Priv phone has a 5.4-inch (2560x1440) OLED screen, a 18MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3410 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 808 with 3 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductBlackBerry Priv (2015), Price: 215 USD at Amazon
Display5.4" 2560x1440 OLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 18-MP f/2.2 (Primary) +OIS
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • Snapdragon 808 SoC
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage
  • MicroSD (128GB max.)
Battery3410 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 192g (6.8oz), 147 x 77.2 x 9.4 mm (5.79 x 3.04 x 0.37 inches)
Price (Market)$215
Diagonal (inches)5.4"
Display/Body Ratio70.8%
Sharpness (PPI)544 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeVery large
Hardware Features
  • OIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 720p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3410 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time24 hours
Music Playback Time73 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 808
Processor ModelMSM8992
Processor # Cores6
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)dual-core 1.8 & quad-core 1.44 GHz
RAM Options3GB
Internal Storage Options32GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size128GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1.1
LTE Bands1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 20, 29, 30
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Proximity

BlackBerry Priv Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does BlackBerry Priv costs?

The last time we checked, the BlackBerry Priv was retailing at around $215 online. Things may have changed a bit since.

Is the BlackBerry Priv waterproof?

No. Our data indicates that the BlackBerry Priv is NOT water-tight an has no IP-Rating certification. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the BlackBerry Priv Dual-SIM?

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

Is the BlackBerry Priv 4K?

No, the BlackBerry Priv resolution of (2560x1440) is not defined as 4K. 4K is usually defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are even more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the BlackBerry Priv support Wireless Charging?

No, the BlackBerry Priv is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does BlackBerry Priv support Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the BlackBerry Priv does not support Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the BlackBerry Priv operates on 4G networks?

No, the BlackBerry Priv does not seem to work on 4G networks.

Is the BlackBerry Priv a 5G handset?

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

Does the BlackBerry Priv have a USB-C connector?

No, the BlackBerry Priv does not have a USB C port.

Does the BlackBerry Priv have a removable battery?

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

BlackBerry Priv Specs & Speed Benchmarks


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3DMark Slingshot 3.1

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

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GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 (Offscr.)

Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better