BlackBerry Evolve X was unveiled together with its standard variant, the Blackberry Evolve. It comes with a slightly better specs sheet. This phone features a 5.99-inch tall display with FHD resolution and it runs on Android Oreo. The key differences between this unit and Evolve variant are RAM and the chipset used. Evolve X has a larger 6GB RAM and it is powered by Snapdragon 660 chipset. Both devices have facial recognition technology and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
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The Key Features Of The Evolve X
- 5.99-inch display, 1080 pixels x 2160 pixels resolution
- OS: Android v8.1 Oreo
- Octa Core processor, Snapdragon 660 chipset
- 6GB RAM
- 64GB internal storage, MicroSD card up to 512GB
- Back camera: Dual: 12MP(f/1.8, PDAF) + 13MP(f/2.6, PDAF), Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
- Front camera: 16MP, f/2.0, LED flash
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS,
- Sensors: Face ID, fingerprint (rear), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- 2G, 3G, 4G networks
- 4000mAh battery
Pros & Cons
- Large FHD display – The Evolve X features a large 5.99 inch FHD display which offers amazing viewing experience.
- Dual SIM – This allows the user to use two different SIM cards simultaneously.
- 4G network connectivity – This network technology offers a faster connection to the internet. This phone can connect to 4G on both SIM slots.
- The phone comes with fingerprint scanner mounted at the back and the facial recognition technology as extra security features.
- Tall display design – This smartphone has a large tall display due to its 18 by 9 aspect ratio. It has a smaller body than those of phones with similar size displays but with 16:9 aspect ratio. Minimal bezel areas facilitate comfortable handling.
- MicroSD card support – This allows the user to expand the storage by up to 256GB.
- The phone comes with Bluetooth v5.0 which faster than previous Bluetooth versions.
- Huge battery – Its 4000mAh battery can power it for up to two days on a single charge. Furthermore, this phone supports quick charging.
- Hi-resolution cameras – This phone features dual 12MP & 13MP rear cameras and a 16MP selfie shooter.
- 3.5mm jack – You can use this port to connect the Blackberry Evolve X to external audio devices.
- The phone comes with 6GB of RAM – This allows the smooth running of apps even, including resource intensive apps like the 3D games.
- Large internal storage – The Evolve X comes with 64GB internal storage space.
- GPS – This allows this device to find locations and distances.
- Wi-Fi support – This phone can detect nearby Wi-Fi hotspots and connect to them.
- Wi-Fi Hotspot – BB Evolve X allows the user to create a hotspot so as to share its internet connection with other devices.
- 2.2GHz Octa-core processor – The unit comes with a CPU with 8 processing units with speeds of up to 2.2GHz.
- Hybrid Slot – The microSD card and SIM 2 use the same slot. You cannot use them at the same time.
- Non-removable battery
- No FM radio
BlackBerry Evolve X Specifications
|Body Material||Aluminum frame|
|Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, with 16M colors|
|Resolution||1080 pixels x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio, (403PPI)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Operating System||Android v8.1 Oreo|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660|
|Processor||Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)|
|Micro SD Slot||Yes, up to 512GB|
|Back||Dual: 12 Megapixels + 13 Megapixels|
|Features||f/1.8, PDAF (12MP), f/2.6, PDAF(13MP), Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama|
|Features||LED flash, f/2.0, 1080p@30fps|
|Alert types||Vibration, ringtones|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS2|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0|