BlackBerry KEY2 leaked in full ahead of June 7 launch

first_imgBlackBerry is gearing for a major launch event on June 7. The company is set to unveil the successor to its BlackBerry KEYOne at an event scheduled to be held in New York. And just two days ahead of the launch, images of the upcoming BlackBerry Key2 have been leaked online.The latest leak comes from the serial tipster Evan Blass who has shared the images on Twitter.The leaked image give a detailed view of the upcoming smartphone showing the phone from various angles. The leaked images are consistent with the past rumours which suggested the phone will feature a combination of touch-screen and a QWERTY keypad.The phone, unlike its predecessor BlackBerry KEYOne, has a square-ish display with sharp edges. BlackBerry seem to be employing the same grippy back in Key2 which it used in KEYOne.Other than that, the leaked images show Key2 featuring a dual rear camera setup and a single camera in the front. Rumours had also suggested that BlackBerry would retain the 3.5mm jack in its upcoming launch. And so far, the leaked images seem to be consistent with the rumours. Previous leaks also suggested that the upcoming smartphone will sport a power button on right side of the phone along with the volume. And the images leaked by Blass seem to be confirming that.pic.twitter.com/uJPnsD3KsREvan Blass (@evleaks) June 4, 2018Meanwhile, BlackBerry released a teaser of Key2 device last month. As per the details revealed in the teaser, BlackBerry’s new flagship device could come with a dual lens camera and a pre-installed Privacy Shade and a new app drawer shortcut.advertisementALSO READ: BlackBerry KEY2 teases shows dual cameras ahead of June 7 launchAlso, BlackBerry’s upcoming device was spotted on two separate listings on GeekBench last month. As per the details available on the listing platform, the smartphone is likely to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor and run on Android 8.1 Oreo. As per the details listed on the website, the phone could either come with 4GB RAM or 6GB RAM and feature support for 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.0 and Wi-Fi. It could also feature a 12MP and an 8MP camera at the back and an 8MP camera in the front.last_img read more