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BlackBerry’s New Android Device – The Dtek 50 What to Expect



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BlackBerry is switching to the Android OS since it’s BlackBerry 10 OS is struggling to keep up with the trends in the smartphone industry.

The Device named the DTEK 50 will sport a
5.2-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 617 processor, 3GB of RAM,
16GB of storage(expandable up to 2TB via microSD) and Android
6.0 Marshmallow. The 135g phone also comes with a 13MP rear-
facing camera and an 8MP front-facing flash camera, the only
downside to the specs is the battery, which has a 2,610mAh
battery capacity

The device is built by Alcatel even bears a similar
resemblance to the Alcatel idol 4s. Also, check out some of the
features that make the DTEK 50 the most secure smartphone:

Rapid Security Patching: BlackBerry has a record of being
the quickest to deliver security patches, setting the bar in
incident response and patch management to protect your
device from malicious threats.

DTEK™ by BlackBerry App: Enables users to automatically
monitor their OS and apps to know when their privacy could
be at risk and to take action to improve it. The DTEK app
also tracks applications and notifies you when someone is:
taking pictures or videos without your knowledge, turning
your microphone on, sending a text message, or accessing
your contacts or location.

Hardware Root of Trust: BlackBerry’s manufacturing
process uses a proprietary technique that adds security
from the start, allowing for the tracking, verification, and
provisioning of DTEK50.

Secure Boot Process: Starting with the root of trust, each
stage of DTEK50’s secure boot chain must first verify that
the next component is fully intact before proceeding,
ensuring your device has not been tampered with since the
last restart.

Android OS hardening: BlackBerry provides additional
security patches, improved random number, address space
generation and certificate pinning to make it more difficult
for attackers to target a device by scrambling application/
system memory.

FIPS 140-2 Compliant Full Disk Encryption: Protects your
private information, like pictures or bank information, from
being stolen if you were to lose your phone

The Device is to sell at $299.

Michael Ajah is a Computer Science Student of The University of Port Harcourt and a Chelsea Fan. He loves RnB and a little mix of Trap Music. An awesome tech reviewer and analyst. Email - [email protected]

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Xiaomi Black Shark 2 With 12GB RAM – Full Price And Specifications



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Xiaomi has launched a device targeted at gamers  – Xiaomi Black Shark 2. And this time around, it’s using a pressure-sensitive display to cram in even more controls.

The pressure-sensitive display lets you map left and right controls to the screen. So you’ll be able to control your games through the screen, rather than by pressing physical buttons.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 features a 6.39-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with HDR support, 240Hz touch response rate with touch algorithm optimization especially for gaming, powered by Snapdragon 855 SoC with liquid cooling 3.0


 Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Specifications


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  • Display: 6.39-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19.5:9 display
  • Chipset: Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 7nm Mobile Platform (1 x 2.84GHz Kryo 485 + 3 x 2.42GHz Kryo 485 + 4x 1.80GHz Kryo 485) with Adreno 640 GPU
  • RAM + ROM: 6GB / 8GB RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage, 8GB / 12GB RAM with 256GB (UFS 2.1) internal storage
  • Operating System: Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • Camera: 48MP + 12MP rear camera with 1/2.0″ Samsung GM1 sensor, LED flash; 20MP front-facing camera
  • Sensor: In display fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 163.61×75.01x 8.77mm; Weight: 205g
  • Network: Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (2×2 MU-MIMO ), Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C
  • Battery: 4000mAh battery with 27W fast charging


6GB + 128GB storage goes for $510

8GB + 128GB storage goes for $565

8GB/12GB + 256GB storage goes for $625

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Nokia 9 Pureview Pre Order Now Available In Nigeria -See Pre-order Price



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HMD Global just announced a few days ago that the new Nokia 9 PureView pre order is now available for fans in Nigeria from March 19th, 2019 to April 9th, 2019 from Konga, Jumia & Slot for just N225,000.

The Nokia 9 PureView is the world’s first Penta-lens android cameraphone with five 12Mp cameras at the rear. It looks pretty odd looking at it but it’s definitely worth it if you are a huge fan of photography. This could actually turn into your daily driver. The display is a 5.99 inch OLED display with a 79.7% screen-to-body ratio. You also get a 1440 x 2880 display resolution with an 18:9 aspect ratio. It also supports HDR 10.

Nokia 9 Pureview Pre Order


Nokia 9 Pureview Pre Order


The General Manager, West, East, and Central Africa, HMD Global, Joseph Umunakwe said

“At HMD Global, we have taken a significant step in introducing an advanced computational imaging system on a smartphone – the Nokia 9 PureView. Not only are we happy to share this amazing experience with our fans in Nigeria, but we are also giving them an opportunity to pre-order the device before it arrives in the country in the coming weeks at an average retail price of N225,000.”


Nokia 9 Pureview Pre Order

Fans are required to indicate interest by visiting and follow the instructions to order from our accredited Nigerian partners listed on the website. On the benefits of pre-ordering, Umunakwe said

“For every pre-order, fans will get for free a set of Nokia True Wireless Earbuds, a wireless charger and a premium clear case, all valued at N45, 000. These items will only be included in the package for fans who pre-order the Nokia 9 PureView device.”

The Nokia 9 PureView is packed with advanced technologies, featuring a bright 5.99” 2K pOLED screen with PureDisplay technology and integrated Qi Wireless charging. It also launches with Android 9 Pie out of the box, which means it delivers the latest Android innovations and software experiences.

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