PRIV™ by BlackBerry® brings incredible new features to Android™ that make sharing ideas and connecting with people faster and easier. With Android and Google Play™, all of the apps you would ever need are available at your fingertips. Whether it’s Uber, Spotify, BBM® or Instagram, you’ll find it on Google Play.
Find out more about what the Android operating system means for PRIV users.
Take control of your privacy
Whether it’s your financial reports or your photos, your data is encrypted on PRIV by BlackBerry. Extra steps are taken at both a hardware and software level to authenticate Android in order to help protect you from malware and any attempts to tamper with your OS. Plus, be confident your personal data is being kept private with DTEK™ by BlackBerry®, a single dashboard to monitor and control application access to your microphone, camera, location and personal information. Rest assured that your experience and your privacy are under your control.
Best of both keyboards
PRIV by BlackBerry gives you the freedom to choose between a virtual keyboard or a physical keyboard for speed and accuracy. Snap the slider open and reveal a full physical keyboard. Move your thumb across the touch-sensitive keys for scrolling and fine cursor control as if it were a track pad. And easily program the buttons to launch customizable shortcuts. PRIV gives you the keys to make life more productive, in a remarkably slim design.
Vivid and durable display
PRIV by BlackBerry has a stunning 5.4-inch immersive dual-curve display, protected by Corning® Gorilla® Glass 4. At a resolution of 2560 x 1440, it has an incredible pixel density of 540 PPI – that’s four times the number of pixels of a standard HDTV. And because the display is WQHD AMOLED, it delivers richer colours and deeper black levels with less power consumption, perfect for watching the most live and on demand channels with Mobile TV.
Dazzling photo quality
The PRIV by BlackBerry camera is engineered to deliver professional looking photos with minimal effort. With an 18 megapixel dual-flash camera, certified by Schneider-Kreuznach®, it integrates technologies commonly found in professional DSLR cameras.
Long-Lasting Battery Life
Don’t be deceived by the sleek design of PRIV™ by BlackBerry®. It still packs a 3410 mAh battery with enough power to withstand up to 22.5 hours of mixed use*. Using the screens curved edge you can see battery charge status when your device is sleeping, for convenient access from a distance and without having to wake your display. Discover the confidence that comes with proven battery life and the freedom of being unplugged all day long.
* Based on mixed usage scenario. Many factors affect battery life, including network connectivity, application usage, feature configuration and battery age. Actual results may vary