KeyOne VS DTEK60: Canadian tech company made the latest smartphone named BlackBerry KEYone, and the Blackberry DTEK60 is the premium flagship that the manufacturer announced it last year. The main difference between the two smartphones is the good old physical QWERTY keypad on the latest smartphone BlackBerry KEYone.

BlackBerry keyOne VS BlackBerry DTEK60: Display, Camera, Storage, Battery, Processor

We can buy these variants DTEK60 and the BlackBerry KeyOne in the Amazon or Best Buy just for $500. Smartphone makers launched KEYOne in U.S at $549. TCL company prepared the hardware for the both smartphones DTEK60 and KEYOne.
BlackBerry keyOne VS BlackBerry DTEK60: Display, Camera, Storage, Battery, Processor


BlackBerry KEYone screen is smaller than most of the smartphone screens. The mainstream headsets contain the 6-inch panels. A 4.5-inch IPS LCD helps to grab the attention of the people towards the physical QWERTY keypad which the main attraction of the device. The screen has the resolution of 1620 x 1080 pixels.

BlackBerry’s COO Marty Beard compared it with the Google Pixel XL and iPhone 7 and this DTEK60 costs less than these two devices. DTEK60 sports a 5.5-inch AMOLED (Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diode) capacity touchscreen along the display resolution of about 2560 x 1440 and the pixel density is 534dpi. There is no Gorilla Glass protection, but it had the scratch-resistant glass and an oleophobic (oil-resistant) coating. Due to this, the phone is clean and smudge-free.

The winner would be BlackBerry DTEK60 if we took the display into consideration.


Snapdragon 625 SoC (System On Chip) powers the device. Manufacturers clocked the processor with an octa-core Cortex-A53 CPU along with 2.0GHz. They also embedded the 650MHz in the Adreno 506 GPU (Graphic Processing Unit).

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SOC powers the DTEK60. Smartphone makers integrated the quad-core Kryo 280 CPU at the maximum of 2.16GHz, and they compacted the Adreno 530 GPU at 624MHz.

BlackBerry DTEK60 is the winner in case of the processor.


For storage, it uses DDR 4RAM and has the inbuilt storage about the 32GB. The users can extend it further up to 256GB using the microSD card.

For storage purpose, it uses 4GB of LPDDR3 RAM, and the internal storage is about 32GB. We can expand the storage up to 256 GB.

Both the smartphones have the same storage.

Camera: KeyOne VS DTEK60

The 12-megapixel sensor is present on the back side of KEYOne same as in Google Pixel and Pixel XL. We can get the excellent photographs as it contains the phase detection autofocus (PDAF) and a dual-tone LED flash. An 8-megapixel sensor with a smaller f/2.2 aperture is present in the front-facing camera.

DTEK60 includes the primary 21-megapixal rear-facing camera along with the f/2.0 aperture. This camera also contains the PDAF and dual-tone LED flash. It can record 2160p videos at 30fps. An 8-megapixel secondary unit with a f/2.2 aperture is present on this smartphone. It can record only 1080p videos at 30fps (frame-rate)

The winner is DTEK60 if we take the camera into consideration.


This device has the non-removable 3,500mAh Li-Ion battery which comes along with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0 for the ultra-fast charging. Android 7.1 Nougat runs the KeyOne.

BlackBerry DTEK60 has the 3,000mAh Li-Ion battery along with the support of Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0. Android 6.0 Marshmallow runs this smartphone.

BlackBerry KEYOne is the winner regarding the battery.

Other features: KeyOne VS DTEK60

BlackBerry KeyOne measures 149.1mm in length, 72.4mm in width and 9.4mm in thickness. It weighs about 180 grams.

DTEK60 contains the connectivity options like Bluetooth, dual-band Wi-Fi, GPS, and USB OTC and sensors include a fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, & magnetometer.

Attractive Packages: 

The most significant package in BlackBerry KeyOne is the physical QWERTY keypad and the ‘Convenience Key’ on the right side. Smartphone makers programmed this key for performing various tasks. A standard fingerprint scanner is also present in the space bar of the keypad.

The Final Verdict: KeyOne VS DTEK60

Finally, the winner is the BlackBerry KeyOne as it has the attractive QWERTY Keyboard.

BlackBerry devices are going to compete in the market along with the Apple and Samsung at the high-end and with the Chinese and Taiwanese vendors at the mid-range. We have to wait still for a week as the sales will start from this week in U.S. Within a week we will get the answer for a question about the sales.

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