[image] BlackBerry Leap

Blackberry Leap now available in South Africa and Nigeria; could soon be coming to Kenya

June 15, 2015

The BlackBerry Leap is now available in the South Africa and Nigeria.

The Blackberry Leap is a budget smartphone that the Canadian Smartphone vendor unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in March 2015.

The Smartphone is designed for Young professionals in the emerging smartphone markets and for companies that “value security and privacy when pushing their productivity to the next level.”

The Smartphone is expected to appear on the two countries E-Commerce website soon and this could signal its availability in the Kenyan market probably in a couple of weeks to come.

Blackberry Leap Technical Specifications

Display: 5.0 – Inch

Screen Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels

Screen Resolution Density: 294 ppi

Screen Protection: None

Dimensions: 144 x 72.8 x 9.5 mm

Weight: 170g

Operating System: BlackBerry 10.3.1

CPU: 1.5GHz Dual-core Krait CPU


Memory: 16 GB

Micro SD: Yes, up to 128 GB

Rear Camera: 8 MP

Secondary Camera: 2 MP

LED Flash: Yes

Battery Capacity: Li-Ion 2800mAh

Expect a price tag of about Ksh. 40,000 once the smartphone becomes available in Kenya.

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