The Super Secure Blackphone 2 can be yours for $799
At the beginning of August, Swiss-based company Silent Circle promised that Blackphone 2 will be available in September. That promise is fulfilled and Blackphone 2 is available for purchase.
The smartphone is aimed at those who value their privacy and do not want outsiders to access it. On the second generation Blackphone, you will be able to fine tune exactly what to share applications and services installed on the mobile phone.
From Silent Circle promise to deal with vulnerabilities and bugs within 72 hours of their discovery. As we already know Blackphone 2 comes with Silent OS, a special operating system based on Android.
As for the hardware specifications are: 5.5-inch Full HD display, Qualcomm eight-core processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal memory (with microSD slot), 13MP BSI camera (5MP front), 3,060mAh battery Quick Charge 2.0 and finally LTE connectivity. The price is $799. You can order Blackphone 2 here. Available only for North America for now.
|Display||IPS – Full HD|
|Resolution||1920 x 1080|
|Technology||Capacitive, 10 point multi-touch OGS|
|Chipset||Qualcomm® MSM8939-T (Turbo)|
|Platform||Qualcomm® Snapdragon 615|
|CPU||Octa-core up to 1.7GHz|
|GPU||Qualcomm® Adreno 405|
|SIM slot||4FF (nanoSIM)|
|External storage slot||MicroSDXC, up to 128 GB|
|Controls||Power and Volume (right)|
|Rear camera||13 MP 1/3.06″ AF BSI|
|Rear flash||Dual LED|
|Front camera||5 MP FF|
|microUSB||Yes, 2.0 (bottom)|
|Audio jack||3.5mm (top)|
|2G||GSM/GPRS/EDGE Quadband 850/900/1800/1900 MHz|
|3G/WCDMA||HSPA+ Pentaband 850/900/1700/1900/2100 MHz|
|4G||LTE Cat. 4
ROW/UK: FDD LTE B1,B3,B5,B7,B8,B20 TDD:B40
NA：FDD LTE B2,B4,B7,B17
|Wi-Fi||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual band 2.4/5.0 GHz|
|GPS||Yes, gpsOne (A-GPS + GLONASS)|
|Adapter||Quick Charge™ 2.0|
|Material||Gorilla® Glass 3 (front&back), Premium plastic (mid frame), Mg-Al Alloy (internal)|
|Weight||165g or 5.82 ounces|
|Box Content||Headphones, Charger, USB Cable, SIM Pin|