Images of the upcoming BlackBerry Leap appear online, show textured back

Renderings of BlackBerry’s upcoming smartphone have surfaced online in various leaks. Widely known by its codename of Rio, the possible go-to-market name is likely “BlackBerry Leap.” For those looking for physical images of the entry-level BB10 device we have them here for you, courtesy of N4BB.

This all-touch smartphone is expected to be available in select markets this coming April or May, possibly for $200. The model number is STR100-01 and shows it’s running BlackBerry Here’s a complete list of specs:

  • 5-inch 1280 x 720 display (295 PPI)
  • 1.5GHz dual-core processor processor
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB Flash + Micro SD
  • 2800 mAh non-removable battery
  • Penta Band LTE + 4G Hotspot
  • 8MP rear facing camera
  • 2MP front facing camera
  • Wi-Fi 2.4GHz 802.11 b/g/n
  • BT 4.0 / DLNA / Miracast
  • Dual Microphone/Speaker phone
  • 9.5mm profile