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BlackBerry Z3 specifications

5"
Touch display
5MP
Rear camera
8GB
Internal storage
15.5hrs
Talk Time
540 x 960 qHD resolution
BlackBerry® 10 operating system
1080p HD video recording
MicroSD memory card
  • Black
Z3

Design

Size

  • Height 140 mm / 5.51 in
  • Width 72.8 mm / 2.87 in
  • Depth 9.26 mm / 0.36 in

Weight

  • 164g / 5.78 oz

Navigation

  • All-touch screen, with intuitive gesture based navigation

Keyboard

  • On screen BlackBerry Keyboard (portrait/landscape), featuring contextual auto-correction, next-word prediction, and a personalised learning engine that gets to know the way you type

Dedicated keys

  • Volume Up/Down, Mute, Lock (for Power On/Off)

Display

Resolution

  • 540 x 960 qHD resolution
  • 24-bit color depth

Screen size

  • 5" diagonal
  • 16:9 aspect ratio

OS & desktop software

Operating system

  • BlackBerry 10 OS

Desktop software

  • BlackBerry® Link software for your computer to enable synchronisation of data and media

Performance

Processor

  • Dual Core 1.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8230

Memory

  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 8GB Flash

Expandable memory

  • Removable microSD memory card—slot located on the side of the device (Up to 32 GB)

USB Ports

  • USB 2.0 high speed port—allows charging and data synchronisation of the device with a USB cable

Power

Battery

  • 2500mAH non-removable battery

Battery Life

  • Up to 15.5 hours talk time
  • Up to 16.2 days standby time
  • Up to 84 hours audio playback
  • Up to 10 hours video playback

Camera & video

Rear camera

  • 5 megapixel auto-focus camera
  • Flash, continuous and touch to focus, image stabilisation
  • 5x digital zoom
  • 1080p HD video recording

Front camera

  • 1.1 megapixel fixed-focus camera
  • 720p HD video recording

Multimedia

Image formats

  • BMP, JPG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, SGI, SVG, TSG, WBMP

Audio & video formats

  • 3GP, 3GP2, M4A, M4V, MOV, MP4, MKV, MPEG-4, AVI, ASF, WMV, WMA, MP3, MKA, AAC, AMR, F4V, WAV, AWB, OGG, FLAC

Audio & video encoding/decoding

  • H.264, MPEG-3, H.263, AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, WMA 9/10, VC-1, VP6, PCM, LPCM, MPEG-2, FLAC, GSM, Vorbis, QCELP, MJPEG

Apps

Pre-loaded apps

  • Multimedia: Music, Videos, Pictures, Camera, Picture Editor, Story Maker
  • Productivity: BlackBerry Hub, Universal Search, Email, Calendar, Contacts, Browser, Text Messaging, Clock, Calculator, Documents To Go™, File Manager, Adobe® Reader, BlackBerry® Remember (memos /tasks), Box™, Dropbox™, Evernote®
  • Other: Phone, BBM™, BlackBerry® World™, Facebook®1, Twitter®1, LinkedIn®1, foursquare®, Games, YouTube®, Weather, Maps/Navigation, Setup, Voice Control, Help, Tutorials, BBM Video

Security

  • Password protection, screen lock, and sleep mode
  • BlackBerry® Balance™ technology offering dedicated profiles to keep work and personal data separate and secure

Alerts & notifications

  • Tone
  • Vibrate
  • On-screen or LED indicator

Voice input/output

  • Dual microphone for noise cancellation
  • Hands-free headset capable
  • Bluetooth headset capable
  • Integrated hands-free speakerphone

Network & connectivity

Network bands

  • Tri band UMTS/HSPA+ 1, 2, 8 (2100/1900/900 MHz)
  • Quad band GSM,GRPS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)

Wi-Fi®

  • 802.11 b/g/n
  • 2.4 GHz

Bluetooth®

  • Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy (LE) with aptX™ enabled

GPS

  • Assisted, Autonomous and Simultaneous GPS
  • Preloaded with BlackBerry Maps application
  • Support for User Plane and Control Plane GPS

Sensors

Advanced Sensors

  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor

Accessibility

  • BlackBerry® Screen Reader, for customers with vision loss
  • BlackBerry® Magnify, for customers with partial vision
  • Face-to-face video chat with BBM™ Video
  • Voice Control for sending messages, placing calls, search and more
  • Adjustable screen brightness, scalable fonts
  • Closed Captioning Support
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