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BlackBerry launches two new Android handsets, DTEK50, DTEK 60

BlackBerry has announced the launch of its two new handsets in the Indian market - the DTEK 60 and DTEK 50.

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BlackBerry has announced the launch of its two new handsets in the Indian market - the DTEK 60 and DTEK 50. After failing to win the customers with its BB 10 operating system, BlackBerry adopted Android OS and had launched Priv last year.

The two new smartphones are touted to be the world's most secure Android smartphones with the security aspect built-in to the root level. Although running on Android OS, the smartphones will continue to have special features such as BlackBerry Hub, BlackBerry's security, privacy and more.

The BlackBerry DTEK50 features a 5.2-inch full HD display and runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 octa-core processor along with 3 GB of RAM. It has a 13-MP rear camera and an 8-MP front facing camera. It comes with 16 GB of internal storage with support for expandable memory of up to 2 TB. The DTEK50 is powered by a 2,610-mAh battery and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and has been priced at Rs 21,990.

Priced at Rs 46,990, the DTEK 60 boasts a 5.5-inch Quad HD display. It has a metal frame and looks premium. This is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 64-bit quad-core processor paired with 4 GB RAM. The internal storage is 32 GB with support for 2 TB external memory through microSD card.

DTEK60 also features a 21-MP auto-focus rear camera and an 8-MP front facing camera with front flash. Support Type C connector for charging, it packs in a 3,000-mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0.

With the launch of DTEK50 and DTEK 60, BlackBerry has announced Optiemus Infracom Limited as the distribution partner for promoting BlackBerry handsets in the Indian market.