The BlackBerry Classic can be summarised in one sentence: OS 10 for BlackBerry Bold lovers. It is handy, well built, feels solid and is powered by BlackBerry’s latest operating system. It has the classic BlackBerry keyboard (quite different from the keyboard on the Passport), a 3.5-inch display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3, an 8 megapixel camera with LED flash, and a 2515 mAh Li-ion battery. Get the full BlackBerry Classic specifications here.
Enjoy some of the photos I shot after it arrived:
And here are shots of the Classic set against its older, bigger sibling, the Passport:
Please expect a full review in the next one week. Feel free to ask away your questions.
Founder of MobilityArena. Yomi’s journey in mobile started in 2001. Besides obsessing over mobile phones, he also started creating WAP sites (early mobile-friendly websites created with HDML/WML). He began writing about phones in 2004 and has been at it since then. He has owned over 200 devices, from Symbian, Palm, PocketPC/Windows Mobile, BlackBerry/BB10, webOS, Windows Phone, Firefox, Ubuntu Touch, to Android, iOS, and KaiOS operating systems.