Tag Archive: KEY2


Verizon 5G, LG V40, BlackBerry Key2 LE, and other news worth knowing

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Monday, October 1 and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, Verizon has launched its new 5G Home service in select  [Read More…]

What’s the difference: BlackBerry KEY2 LE vs BlackBerry KEY2

Last month at IFA 2018, BlackBerry unveiled a new handset, the Key2 LE, a lower cost version of its Key2 model, which was launched a few months ago.

So now, BlackBerry fans have the chance to take advantage of the company’s iconic mobile keyboard on the cheap. But how much does the newly launched Key2 LE differ from the standard Key2? And is it worth considering it? Below we take a look at the two models to highlight the main  [Read More…]

BlackBerry KEY2 LE specs: Strategic corner cutting

Everything you get for $ 399.

The BlackBerry KEY2 LE brings a great hardware keyboard down to a more manageable price, shaving $ 250 off the cost of the regular KEY2. But the plastic body isn’t the only thing that was lost in order to hit the price — you’ll find shaved specs in various places to try and balance cost with capabilities. Here’s the full spec sheet for the KEY2 LE.

Category Spec Operating system Android  [Read More…]

BlackBerry KEY2 LE images and spec details leak out

A new version of the BlackBerry KEY2 is coming soon.

The device you see above is the BlackBerry KEY2 LE. That’s according to a source speaking to Android Police, who shared photos and specs of the device. While the KEY2 LE looks similar to the standard KEY2, the KEY2LE appears to have a different keyboard that may not include the trackpad functionality found on the KEY2.

When it comes to specs, the BlackBerry KEY2 is rumored to feature a Snapdragon  [Read More…]

Best microSD Cards for BlackBerry KEY2

Never run out of storage space on your KEY2!

Just like its predecessor, the BlackBerry KEY2 supports expandable storage via microSD, so if you don’t think 64GB of storage will be enough, you can add up to 256GB of extra storage.

These are the best microSD cards you can buy for your KEY2, but also consider checking out Android Central’s breakdown of the best microSD cards for Android phones in general.

Sony 32GB Class 10 microSD Lexar  [Read More…]

Blackberry KEY2 Lite (Luna) might be in the works

BlackBerry’s latest KEY2 smartphone recently went on sale in the US. The device is among the more unique Android phones out there, featuring an improved QWERTY keyboard under the display.

However, not everyone might be willing to spend $ 650 on the device. Especially since the KEY2 packs middle-range specs including a Snapdragon 660 processor.

But if you still fancy the idea of having a phone with a QWERTY keyboard we have some good news for you. According to reliable  [Read More…]

BlackBerry KEY2 Lite shown off in hands-on photo

The phone will come in red, blue, and copper colors.

Even though the KEY2 was just released earlier this month in the U.S., that apparently hasn’t stopped TCL from working on new BlackBerry hardware. Thanks to a new report, it looks like we’ll soon be getting a BlackBerry KEY2 Lite.

Evan Blass took to Twitter on July 18 to share the photo to the right. Along with this, Blass says it’s:

Alleged BlackBerry Luna, a.k.a. the “KEY2  [Read More…]

Top 5 Productivity Hacks for BlackBerry KEY2

More than the sum of its keys.

The BlackBerry KEY2 is a productivity powerhouse — just look at everything you can do with its keyboard.

But there’s more than meets the keyboard with this phone. BlackBerry has outfitted the KEY2 with some additional productivity “hacks” that will make using the phone even more convenient.

Convenience key

If you’ve ever used an Alcatel phone, you’ll be familiar with the Convenience Key, which has made  [Read More…]

BlackBerry KEY2, third opinion review: Keyboard at all costs

You better really love that hardware keyboard, because you’re giving up a lot to get it.

With our own Daniel Bader taking on the canonical KEY2 review for Android Central, and Jerry Hildenbrand following it up with his own thoughts, I’m in the privileged position of using the phone far longer before putting my conclusive thoughts down. I’ve been using the KEY2 for over three weeks now, which was essential for me to get over the stumbles  [Read More…]

Best Accessories for BlackBerry KEY2

We’ve got cases, screen protectors, chargers and more!

BlackBerry is back with the KEY2: Everything that was great about last year’s KEYone is still here, and everything that wasn’t awesome has been improved. Even if you had last year’s KEYone, there’s more than enough reason to upgrade, which means it’s time for new accessories.

BlackBerry will have a few first party accessories on offer, but third parties have some that are already available. And of course, there  [Read More…]