BlackBerry Leap

price Rs. 15,999 onwards launch May, 2015
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#62
of 93 phones in Rs. 15,000 - 20,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 8 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Rock solid build quality
  • Elegant phone, with a slick black front face, strong lines, and a premium feel
  • BlackBerry OS has useful productivity apps/functionality built-in
  • Very good camera quality - photos have great detail, contrast and dynamic range
  • Good audio quality - loud, clear, and balanced
  • Very good loudspeakers
  • Excellent call quality
  • Decent battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • A bit too large to use comfortably with one hand
  • Low-resolution display
  • Average speed/performance
  • Weak overall selection of apps, relative to full Android and iOS phones

8 expert review(s)


58+ user reviews

video review

source: @fonearena
OS
Smartphone OSBlackBerry OS 10.3
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.5 GHz, Dual Core, Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon S4 Plus
GPUAdreno 305
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2800 mAh
Battery Talktime25.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight170 gm
Thickness9.5 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Secondary Camera2.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • HD Video Recording
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
More
App StoreBlackBerry App World, Amazon's Android App Store
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
2.50/5
(Below Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys