The Blackview BL6000 Pro 5G comes in as Blackview’s foray into 5G smartphones. It debuts as the world’s first rugged smartphone to feature 5G connectivity. The BL6000 existence shows that enthusiats can have a very capable smartphone performance-wise, without having to deal with fragility, which is thanks to its shockproof chassis and its IP rating for water and dust resistance.
Blackview BL6000 Pro 5G Key Specs & Features
6.36-inch, IPS LCD Display, 2300 x 1080 pixels
Octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 800 Processor
256GB built-in storage
48MP + 2MP + 2MP Triple Rear Camera
16MP Front Camera
Fingerprint Sensor (Side-Mounted)
5,280 mAh Non-Removable Battery
Design and Display
The design on the BlackView BL6000 Pro 5G isn’t far fetched from what we have seen on most Blackview rugged smartphones. It follows a specific design theme.
Perusing the chassis placements, you find a 6.49-inch IPS LCD display upfront, housing a punch-hole camera. This display bears a resolution of 2300 x 1080 pixels.
Away from the aesthetics and placements. Its chassis comprises of materials that help build resistance against damage from common smartphone accidents. Am talking about water, dust, and drops from a distance.
The parameters showing this capability include an IP68 rating for up to 1.5m of water for up to 30 minutes, IP69k rating against close-range high pressure, MIL-STD-810G which indicates drop protection from heights up to 1.5m. It also has an Ice mode that prevents it from extremely low temperatures up to -30 degrees.
The camera department holds four cameras. Which is distributed as triple on the rear and a single one upfront. These cameras aren’t anywhere close to being the most powerful in the bunch, but it’s substantial.
The triple camera system on the rear comprises of a 48MP primary camera and two 2MP secondary cameras. This rear camera setup is capable of shooting videos maxed at 1080p @ 30fps.
Upfront, we have a single 16MP camera for selfies. This camera is instilled in a punch hole on the display.
Hardware and Software
For performance, the Blackview BL6000 Pro 5G rocks the Mediatek Dimensity 800 processor, 8GB RAM, 256GB built-in storage, and a non-removable 6000mAh battery.
This performance hardware combo unarguably one of the most powerful on any Blackview smartphone. This goes to say enthusiasts are in for good performance.
On the software side, the Blackview BL6000 Pro 5G runs its interface ontop or the Android 10 interface.
The Blackview BL6000 pro 5G features a USB Type-c port, Bluetooth, Wifi, and NFC (Near field connection).
Internet connectivity here maxes out at 5G, which means enthusiasts can download, upload, and stream with 5G internet speed.
Blackview BL6000 Pro 5G Price and Availability
The Blackview BL6000 price is wasn’t known at the time this article was written. However, you are advised to head over the Blackview’s IndieGoGo page, to get a chance of getting a huge discount when the product launches.
Blackview BL6000 Pro 5G Specs
Here are a few specs of the Blackview BL6000 Pro 5G :
Platform: Android 10
Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 800
GPU: Mali-G57 MP4
Memory: 8GB RAM
SIM Type: Dual-SIM
SIM Count: Nano-SIM
Display: 6.49-inch IPS LCD Display, 2300 x 1080 Pixels,
Screen Protection: Gorilla Glass
Foldable Display: No
Rear Camera: 48MP (Primary) IMX582 + 2MP + 2MP
Rear Camera Features: LED Flash, 4k @ 30fps
Front Camera: 16MP Camera
Built-in Storage: 256GB
Memory Card Support: –
Bundled Cloud Storage: –
2G GSM: –
2G CDMA 1X: –
3G WCDMA: –
3G CDMA EVDO: –
4G LTE: B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/18/19/20/25/26/28A 34/38/39/40/41
5G: NSA and SA 5G, n1/n3/n5/n8/n20/n28/n38/n41(PC2)/n77(PC2)/n78
Internet & Connectivity
CDMA EVDO: –
4G LTE: Yes
Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
Infrared Blaster: –
USB Port: USB Type-C
Instant Messaging: Yes
Push Emails: –
Email Protocol: –
Music Player: Yes
Video Player: Yes
FM Radio: –
3.5mm Jack: –
Navigation: GPS, GLOANASS, Beidu, Galileo
Sensors & Control
Digital Compass: Yes
Proximity Sensor: Yes
Light Sensor: –
Heart Rate Monitor: –
Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear Mounted)
Iris Scanner: –
Face Unlock: –
Stylus Pen: No
Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes (Google Assistant)
Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
Voice Control: –
Video Streaming: Yes
Active Noise Cancellation: –
Wireless Charging: –
Built-in Mobile Payment: –
Water Resistant: IP68 (up to 1.5m for 30 minutes)
Dust Resistant: Drop-proof up to 1.5m heights
Image Editor: –
Video Editor: –
Document Viewer: –
Document Editor: –
Battery: Non-removable 5280 mAh Li-Po Battery
Talktime: up to 30 hours
Standby Time: up to 530 Hours
Fast Charging: –