May 7, 2020
Blackview BV6900 Smartphone
The Blackview BV6900 is yet again another budget rugged smartphone from the Chinese company.
The smartphone is known for its outstanding waterproof, drop-proof, dustproof performance and can withstand extremely harsh environments where normal phones can barely thrive.
The smartphone comes with its rugged makeup, decent cameras set-up, and long lasting battery on the hood.
Design and Display
The rugged andriod phone which has resembles a “transformer” with it’s eye-catching metal panel and iconic lines.
The body makeup of this “transformer” smartphone is a mix of a polycarbonate body, qwith metal panels and a tough Corning Gorilla Glass 5 front.
The screen feature a 5.84-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels and 432 pixels per inch screen density.
The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and it offers 432 pixels per inch density.
The rear panel is home to the camera set-up, a fingerprint scanner, and also an LED flash.
It has IP68 and IP69K certified rating because of its outstanding capabilities to resist water, dust, accidental drop, shock and can work under harsh environments.
The phone is quite heavy weighing 285 grams and the body measures 164.45 x 81.1 x 15.0 mm in dimensions. It also spot a camera cutout and also packs thick bezels on the top and bottom of the screen.
The rear got a metallic shield which embeds a quad-rear camera, and an LED flash. While the bottom showcase the brand name, indicating it’s a BlackView smartphone.
It rugged andriod phone is available in Coral Red, Gradient Blue, Emerald Green, Interstellar Black colourways
On optic presents a decent quad-rear camera set-up arranged in a vertical layout. The primary shooter packs a 16MP sensor, along with an 8MP ultrawide sensor, 0.3MP lens, and another 0.3MP sensor.
The rear cameras also features Dual-LED, Digital zoom, Optical zoom, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Touch focus, Face detection and can shoot up to 2k videos along with the front camera
In addition to it’s camera features, it NVC-02 night camera boosted by Sony STARVIS IMX291 primary sensor is capable enough to capture quality photos and videos even in a low-light environment or night scene
It 16MP selfie camera on the front can function as Face ID and Face Beauty.
Hardware and Software
The Blackview BV6900 hardware spec is handled by a MediaTek MT6757 chip coupled with an 2.6GHz octa-core processor as well as a Mali-T880 MP2 1Ghz GPU for handling graphics-intensive tasks.
It OS runs on Android 9.0 pie Operating system.
On the board storage for “transformer” rugged smartphone is a 4GB LPDDR3 RAM and 64GB eMMC internal storage which is expandable via dedicated card alot.
It is a dual SIM 4G LTE enabled and other regulars such as Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, NFC, A-GPS, 3.5mm headjack and USB Type C.
The massive 5580 mAh non-removable battery with 18W fast charging support. On paper the company claims the battery can stay up to 780 hours of standby time.
Blackview BV6900 Price and Availability
The price of Blackview BV6900 will start at $199.99 which in Nigeria will cost about 85,000 Naira, while in Ghana, it will sell for 1,200 Ghs and 23,000 Ksh in Kenya.