Blackphone-2

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.

Specifications:

Screen size 5.5”
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
RAM 3GB LPDDR3
Storage 32GB eMMC
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)
Speaker(s) Single (rear)
Microphone Dual
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
Bluetooth 4.0 LE
GPS Yes, gpsOne (A-GPS + GLONASS)
NFC No
Accelerometer sensor Yes
Gravity/Compass sensor Yes
Light sensor Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Gyro sensor Yes
Barometer No
Replaceable Battery No
Battery type Li-polymer
Battery size 3060mAh
Adapter Quick Charge 2.0
Wireless charging No
Material Gorilla® Glass 3 (front&back), Premium plastic (mid frame), Mg-Al Alloy (internal)
Dimension 7.9×76.4×152.4mm
Weight 165g or 5.82 ounces
Box Content Headphones, Charger, USB Cable, SIM Pin

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