A slim handset with fast charging support
Display and Configuration
The Blackberry DTEK50 comes with a 5.2-inch IPS LCD Full HD (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) display and has a pixel density of 424ppi. It measures 147 x 72.5 x 7.4mm, weighs 135 grams and is available in black coloured body. In order to drive the system, there are two quad core processors (1.5 GHz Cortex A53 + 1.2 GHz Cortex A53) coupled with 3GB of RAM and Adreno 405 graphics engine. The device boots on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system.
Camera and Storage
For clicking pictures, the device is armed with a 13MP camera at the back via which the users can also record FULL HD videos. For selfie lovers, there is an 8MP snapper in the front (with Multi-Frame Low Light Enhancement) which captures excellent shots. On the storage ground, the device houses an internal memory of 16GB which can be expanded upto a massive 2TB using a microSD card.
Battery and Connectivity
The device is fuelled by a 2610mAh li-ion battery (fast charging fsupport) which claims to render a talktime upto 17 hours and 24 days of standby mode. Video playback includes 8 hours whereas audio playback can run upto 40 hours. For networking and sharing, the device offers options such as single SIM, 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS with A-GPS, Glonass, NFC and microUSB 2.0.
It has pre-installed blackberry apps namely - Calendar, Launcher, Password Keeper, Microsoft exFAT Technology, Content Transfer and Yahoo Finance. Android apps include Gmail, Hangouts, Google Chrome, Google Drive, Google Maps, YouTube, Google Play, Google Photos and Android Device Manager.
The Blackberry DTEK50 is a great handset for the ones who prefer a slim body device with flash in both end panels. The performance of the device is very good, be it games, apps, multitasking etc. Other key points of this handset are ample expandable memory and quick charging support. However, the price tag seems to fall a little higher, as one can atleast expect a fingerprint sensor in this budget.