Blackphone 2 from Silent Circle is a privacy-centric phone and will provide the true Android experience.
The Fappening sure made the world to believe that privacy is dead. However, those celebrities would love the new phone from Silent Circle, a Swiss firm which is committed to provide secure services of communication for mobile devices.
Specs of Blackphone 2 from Silent Circle:
The Blackphone 2 which runs on Silent Circle’s very own Silent OS on top of Google’s Android, will flaunt a 5.5 inch Gorilla Glass 3 1080p full HD display, which is a huge bump up from the 4.7 inch screen of its predecessor. The previous phone included a quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 4i processor while the Blackphone 2 will feature 1.7GHz octa-core processor. The RAM of the phone has been increased to 3GB from 2GB.
The Blackphone 2 will also feature an expandable MicroSD card slot, a feature which seems to be disappearing in most smartphones these days, with expandability up to 32 GB. The pictures clicked by this phone are going to get better since the rear camera in Blackphone 2 will get a 13 megapixel camera while the front camera remains the same at 5-megapixel.
As told by Silent Circle at MWC, the battery of the Blackphone 2 from Silent Circle will get gargantuan at 3,600mAh. For people always on the go, Quick Charge 2.0 will allow you to charge your Blackphone 2 at a considerable fast pace.
Special Features of Blackphone 2:
The Blackphone 2 brings with it a really cool feature called Spaces which basically allows the user to make completely different user profiles on the OS. Each account is completely isolated meaning no data is shared between the different profiles.
So confident are the makers of this phone that they have offered a reward to anyone who is able to hack this phone. They even offer money if you are able to find a serious vulnerability. In addition, the company also guarantees to fix any critical security bug within 72-hours.
How much does the new phone from Silent Circle cost?
You can pre-order the Blackphone 2 from Silent Circle on the company’s official website. This smart phone is expected to be priced around $630.