BlackBerry KEYOne v KEY2 comparison

Blackberry has just announced the KEY2 handset at an event held in New York. With the KEY2 boasting a new, more powerful Snapdragon 660, 6GB of RAM, more storage, and a dual rear camera setup, does it stack up to the KEYOne that launched back at MWC 2017? Join us after the break to see how the two handsets match up in our comparison chart. 

 BlackBerry KeyOneBlackBerry KEY2
AnnouncedFebruary 25, 2017June 7, 2018
ReleaseMay 2017June 2018
Display4.5-inch (1620x1080) IPS LCD4.5-inch (1620 x 1080), IPS LCD, 434ppi, Corning Glass 3
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 625Qualcomm Snapdragon 660, Octa-core
RAM3GB6GB
Storage32GB w/ microSD cards slot64GB/128GB. MicroSD card up to 2TB
Primary Rear Camera12.3MP with dual-LED flash, phase detection autofocus (PDAF), 4x digital zoom12MP, 1.3 micron, F/1.8,
laser+phase autofocus,
dual-tone LED flash
Secondary Rear CameraN/A12MP, 1 micron, F/2.6,
2x optical zoom,
Portrait Mode
Front Camera8MP8MP, Selfie Flash
Battery3505mAh (non-removable)3500mAh (non-removable)
ChargingUSB Type-C, fast chargingUSB Type-C, Quick Charge 3.0
Audio JackYesYes
SoftwareAndroid 7.1 Nougat with BlackBerry HubAndroid 8.1 Oreo
ConnectivityBluetooth 4.2, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFCBluetooth 5.0 LE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz & 5GHz), NFC
SensorsAmbient, proximity, accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer, fingerprintAmbient, proximity, accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer, fingerprint, FM Radio,
Measurements149.3 x 72.5 x 9.4mm151.4 x 71.8 x 8.5mm
Weight180g168g
ColorsBlackBlack, Gray/Silver

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