Android-BlackBerry smartphone with QWERTY keypad caught in the benchmark

The next BlackBerry smartphone "lit" on the popular Geekbench. The new product, code-named Mercury, has shown itself as a mid-level model.

According to published reports, the smartphone will have 8-core Snapdragon 625 (2 GHz) from Qualcomm, 3 GB of RAM and Android Nougat 7.0 as operating system.

In previous "leaks" mentioned: QWERTY keyboard, 4.5-inch display with Full HD resolution, 18-megapixel main and 8-megapixel front-facing camera, and a battery of 3,400 mAh.

According to rumors, the Mercury will be the last of the 3 scheduled to release smartphones "BlackBerry" of the company. The first Neon (DTEK50) and Argo (DTEK60). The release apparatus is expected in the first quarter of 2017.