New BlackBerry Motion ditches its iconic keyboard

The Chinese company TCL, which owns the famous BlackBerry brand, has just unveiled a new BlackBerry Motion model, which finally decided to abandon the key feature of this brand's phones - the QWERTY keyboard.

The new smartphone has a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and an IPS matrix. The performance of the gadget is provided by the 8-core Snapdragon 625 processor. The phone has 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of built-in memory.

The power supply is a 4000 mAh battery with the declared support for fast charging (Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 technology). One charge is enough for two days. The security system is built in accordance with the IP67 standard, which provides the gadget with a safe stay under a meter layer of water for half an hour. In addition, BlackBerry Motion is equipped with a 12-megapixel camera and a fingerprint scanner. The smartphone runs Android 7.1, and its retail price is $ 460.