Last updated on October 18th, 2017 at 10:39 am

A few days ago, images leaked about an upcoming Blackberry that scraps they keyboard from the well-reviewed KEYone, well they have now announced it.

The Motion is a mid-range device sporting a Snapdragon 625 chip, 4GB of RAM, 32GB of storage plus the option to upgrade via MicroSD and a 12-megapixel rear camera.

It has a modest 5.5-inch 1080p display with the fingerprint reader on the front of the device. It is also IP67 water-resistant.

However, what could make this a massive success is the massive 4,000mAh battery. When you combine that with a mid-range Snapdragon and 1080p display you could be looking at a phone that comfortably handles a day of heavy usage.

Unfortunately, it will only be running Android 7.1 out of the box, but Oreo should be coming soon. It will also include the usual security-focused apps intended to make it business- and privacy-friendly.

While this may appear to be a dream phone for many users it is only being shipped to select Middle Easter markets at first and the pricing is $460, which I would say is a little steep for a mid-range phone.

Here's the full spec sheet.

Operating SystemAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Display5.5-inch, 1920×1080
IPS LCD
403ppi
DragonTrail Glass
Nano-diamond anti-scratch coating
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 625
Octa-core 2.00GHz
Adreno 506 GPU
RAM4GB
Storage32GB
ExpandablemicroSD up to 2TB
Rear Camera12MP (1.55 micron) f/2.0, PDAF
dual-tone LED flash
HDR, 4K, 30fps
Front Camera8MP f/2.2
1.12-micron pixels
Selfie flash
1080p/30 video
Battery4000mAh
non-removable
ChargingQuick Charge 3.0
USB-C
Water resistanceYes, IP67
SecurityDTEK security suite
FIPS 140-2 Full Disk Encryption
Android For Work, Google Play for Work
ConnectivityWi-Fi 802.11ac, 5GHz, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, NFC
GPS, GLONASS
BBD100-1LTE Home: B1/ 3/ 7/8/20/26/28/32/38/40/41
LTE Roaming: B2/4/5/12/13/17/19/39
BBD100-2LTE Home: B2/4/5/7/12/13/17/29/30/66
LTE Roaming: B1/3/8//20/28/38/39/40/41
BBD100-6LTE Home: B1/ 3/ 7/8/20/26/28/32/38/40/41
LTE Roaming: B2/4/5/12/13/17/19/39
Dual SIM capability
Dimensions155.7 mm x 75.4 mm x 8.13 mm