The company that we all are familiar for it’s enterprise grade security and also makes great devices for work, Blackberry announced their second device in the DTEK series, DTEK60. This particular smartphone is mainly focused on giving the most secure android experience combined with a flagship grade specifications.
The phone features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with 4GB RAM that let’s you deal with your work with a blazing fast response. It has a 5.5” QHD Display that gives that punchy vibrant color. Also on the back, it has a fingerprint sensor that lets you protect your personal data from those prying eyes. And it also features a Convenience Key. What this does is that, it allows you to give quick access to the application that you’ve used a lot and it’s customizable.
The phone memory can be expanded up to 2TB via a Micro SD Card, which is insane and also great. It also features a 21MP Rear facing camera with PDAF and a Dual Tone flash that allows you to take pictures on the go. Don’t worry, it comes with a 8MP front facing camera. It has a 3000 mAh battery that can last for day, but it varies according to user’s experience.
A BlackBerry phone isn’t complete without their top-notch security features. It has Rapid Security Patching. The device will get quick patches to protect your device from malicious threats. DTEK by BlackBerry App is an app that lets user to take action on not letting their privacy getting compromised. It monitors the applications and notifies when someone does something without your knowledge. Hardware Root of Trust. It adds security to the DTEK60 from the start, allowing for the tracking, verification and provision. Right after the Hardware Root of Trust, it goes through a Secure Boot Process where each stage of DTEK60’s secure boot chain must first verify that the next component is fully intact before proceeding, just to make sure the device that the device wasn’t tampered since the last restart.
BlackBerry provide additional patches, improves above the Android’s native Address Space Layout Randomization and reduces the number of system applications and services running with an increased permissions. Thus making life more difficult for hackers to compromise the OS. It comes with a FIPS 140-2 Compliant Full Disk Encryption. It keeps your personal information from being stolen.
When it comes to software, DTEK60 comes with the Android for Work and Google Play for Work and A Full Enterprise Mobility Management Support that gives BlackBerry’s complete suite of EMM applications and secure productivity solutions like VPN solutions, SecuSUITE for secure voice and instant messaging and many more.
Starting from today, the BlackBerry DTEK60 is available in Malaysia exclusively through all the leading retail store partners of BrightStar Malaysia. It will be sold at the price tag of RRP MYR2,388. (Including GST). If you want to know more on where to get your hands on the DTEK60, head over to http://bstar.me/blackberry. Also if you want to know more about the device itself, head over to blackberry.com/DTEK60.