BlackBerry’s new device has been leaked with images. TCL is manufacturing devices for Blackberry, last year Blackberry announced Blackberry KeyOne with QWERTY keyboard and now the device is getting a successor. According to leaked images from the State Intellectual Property Office of China (SIPO), the new phone will be called BlackBerry Athena and will have a dual camera on its back.
On front of the device it have a taller display from the previous 3:2 panel, but initial calculations lead to 16:10. The QWERTY keyboard is below the display and a Selfie camera is placed above the display. On the rear side of the device it comes with Dual-rear camera with dual-LED flash. This is the first device from blackberry sporting Dual-rear camera.
Device back appears to be made of plastic, chamfered from top to bottom with the BlackBerry logo. Convenience key placed in the middle of the right side, instead of being on the left like on the Keyone. Volume button and power button are placed on the right side.
On top of the device it comes with a 3.5mm audio jack and microphone. On the bottom it comes with a Speaker grill, USB Type C charging port and primary microphone by default.