* Also exists for all brands.
5 models are in our best BlackBerry smartphones as of August 2022 list, starting with the BlackBerry KEY2 and the Motion. Other best BlackBerry models include the KEY2 LE and their BlackBerry KEYone.
BlackBerry stands as best-known for its full keyboard texting phones (and more recently, the BlackBerry 10 series).
Despite a lower sample of reviews, taking into account its aggregated rank of 82%, we conclude that the BlackBerry KEY2 is currently Phonerated's best BlackBerry phone 2022. Phonerated also concludes that our sample of 972 reviews across multiple sources gives us a safe-enough confidence level that prompts us to name it the most interesting choice as of now.
The BlackBerry KEY2 is a business-first smartphone offering specs like BlackBerry's DTEK security-monitoring toolkit, a trademark 35-key physical QWERTY keypad, and a dual 12-megapixel rear camera setup.
|Our Score: 82%|
Based on 9 stars averaged over 295 reviews, we rank this BlackBerry model second best BlackBerry phone. * This choice (and the following members of this best models list), is based on a full computation of hundreds of reviews from multiple sources.
The BlackBerry Motion is a high-class smartphone centered on business and privacy, supporting specs like Locker Mode and DTEK with a 2GHz octa-core processor, a 4GB RAM, and a hefty 4000mAh battery.
|Our Score: 91%|
Question #1: Should it be a smartphone or not?
A watered-down version of the KEY2, the BlackBerry KEY2 LE is a middle-class business-first smartphone whose specs include a 35-key QWERTY keyboard, a 13- plus 5-megapixel dual rear camera, and a 1.8GHz + 1.6GHz dual-cluster eight-core engine.
|Our Score: 71%|
This smartphone is an attempt to merge Blackberry's signature usability-and-security-focused reputation with the popularity of Android and, as such, it chooses to be more on the low-key side as far as multimedia specs (such as the 12-megapixel camera and 1620 x 1080 display) are concerned.
|Our Score: 82%|
The 5.2-inch BB Neon (DTEK50) is an Android-run BlackBerry phone for business and security, featuring the DTEK privacy manager, the BB Enterprise business software suite, and high-end hardware, such as a 64-bit octa-core engine.
|Our Score: 79%|
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