Blackberry Priv Android Smartphone Launched in India at Rs 62,990 ($925)

Blackberry Priv Android Smartphone Launched in India at Rs 62,990 ($925)

BlackBerry tried making a comeback with its Passport and a couple of other devices, but it seems that the Canadian company has failed to recreate the magic. Just like Nokia at its fag end, BlackBerry had been completely relying on the Blackberry OS which had many issues of its own, one of which was the dearth of certain apps on […]

     
 
 

Up Next: Vienna is BlackBerry’s Second Android Phone

Up Next: Vienna is BlackBerry’s Second Android Phone

The Canadian manufacturer is trying hard to make a comeback and thus it developed a new obsession with Android. First the Priv and now BlackBerry seems to be working on another full fledged Android phone codenamed the “Vienna”. The recently ousted renders show the phone in full glory. The first thing that is obvious when we look at the renders […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry Priv Listed on Indian Import Website with a Price Tag of Rs. 50,635

BlackBerry Priv Listed on Indian Import Website with a Price Tag of Rs. 50,635

Although the Blackberry Priv hasn’t yet been officially introduced, we already know how it looks like, and that it’s going to cost you a nice buck – around $900. While we’re still waiting for more details regarding the device, it seems that the smartphone is apparently coming to India, soon. Zauba is a website that tracks the country’s imports and […]

     
 
 

Blackberry Priv to be Priced at $900; Gets Detailed in a New Video

Blackberry Priv to be Priced at $900; Gets Detailed in a New Video

It’s a well-known secret that Blackberry’s new Priv is around the corner and now the company has officiated the same through its short video tours. The Priv has been gaining quite a lot of attention due to its quirky name and the very fact that it will be the Canadian company’s first phone to run on full-fledged Android OS (not […]

     
 
 

Android Powered Blackberry Venice Live Photos Surface, Expected to Feature 18-Megapixel OIS Camera Unit

Android Powered Blackberry Venice Live Photos Surface, Expected to Feature 18-Megapixel OIS Camera Unit

Blackberry has been frantically trying to (re-)mark its presence in the smartphone market and attempts like the Blackberry Passport has been one of the step in this. The rumor mills, supported by several leaks pointed out at a Blackberry phone powered completely by Android. The smartphone codenamed Blackberry Venice has finally surfaced in the form of live pictures and the […]

     
 
 

Leaks Suggest BlackBerry is Working on ‘Venice’ Android Slider

Leaks Suggest BlackBerry is Working on ‘Venice’ Android Slider

A few weeks back, a high-profile publication was claiming that BlackBerry is seriously taking into account the release of an Android-powered handset. A few days after that report, CEO John Chen said that his company could consider building an Android smartphone only if it can make it secure enough. Now, well-known leaker Evan Blass, aka evleaks (here are just a few leaks coming from him), has tweeted that […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry Plans to Release an Android Smartphone: Rumor

BlackBerry Plans to Release an Android Smartphone: Rumor

BlackBerry’s business is slowly recovering, as the company has ended the fourth quarter of 2014 on a $28 million profit. However, it was the company’s software division which played a major role in the revenue increase, and not its hardware division. And while this shift of strategy is good for the company, it’s not helping it recover its iconic image of a reputable […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: BlackBerry Leap: The Z3, with More Muscle?

First Impressions: BlackBerry Leap: The Z3, with More Muscle?

Most people might identify the brand very strongly with the enterprise loving executive, but the fact is that for an all too brief time, BlackBerry did get a slice of mainstream glory, courtesy the surprisingly affordable (well, for its time) Curve 8520. It even spurred the company to make fun of its core crowd in the now (in)famous BlackBerry Boys […]

 
     
 
 

BlackBerry’s Virtual SIM Brings 9 Numbers on a Single SIM Card, Comes to India this Year

BlackBerry’s Virtual SIM Brings 9 Numbers on a Single SIM Card, Comes to India this Year

BlackBerry is still trying to increase sales numbers for its handsets, but earnings reports pointed out that the lion’s share of their revenue actually comes from their services division. This, among other things, has prompted the company to restructure itself as an enterprise and security company, and chances are that they’ll be able to bring profits back with this new strategy. […]

     
 
 

Review: Classic Cut? The BlackBerry Classic Q&A

Review: Classic Cut? The BlackBerry Classic Q&A

We have spent some time with the BlackBerry Classic, and must confess that we have been besieged by questions about it. So we decided to do our review in a Q&A format. Feel free to point out the questions we have failed to answer. The Passport was called so because its shaped resembled that of a US Passport. Why is […]