BlackBerry DTEK 50 and DTEK 60 Launched in India with Premium Pricing

BlackBerry DTEK 50 and DTEK 60 Launched in India with Premium Pricing    

The distraught smartphone manufacturer, BlackBerry has updated its Android lineup in India with the DTEK 50 and the DTEK 60. The BlackBerry DTEK 50 is priced at Rs 21,990 while the DTEK 60 will retail at a much higher Rs 46,990. The DTEK lineup is touted to extend the high-security standards that were previously exclusive to BlackBerry OS to the […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry Stops Making Smartphones; to Focus on Software and Services

BlackBerry Stops Making Smartphones; to Focus on Software and Services

In a bid to streamline its operations, the troubled smartphone maker, Blackberry, has decided to outsource the hardware development to its partners and realign its focus on software and services. This move comes at a time when companies like Google and Microsoft are gearing towards a greater control over their hardware which might include manufacturing the same by themselves. Things […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry Accidentally Reveals Details of DTEK60 Android Smartphone

BlackBerry Accidentally Reveals Details of DTEK60 Android Smartphone

BlackBerry seems to be on a roll for releasing Android handsets, they recently unveiled the budget-friendly DTEK50 and now, according to their own website, we’ll be soon treated with yet another smartphone titled DTEK60. The reveal comes from BlackBerry’s product page where the details have been accidentally leaked on a page which has been surprising, named “donotpublish.html” by the developers. […]

     
 
 

With the DTEK 50, BlackBerry Becomes “Just Another Android Phone”

With the DTEK 50, BlackBerry Becomes “Just Another Android Phone”

So BlackBerry has attempted to go mainstream. Again. Pardon the slight tinge of sarcasm here, but honestly, this of late seems to be a cycle with the once-smartphone behemoth from Canada – the talk of a device that will revive its fortunes, followed by a device that is very good but a tad on the expensive, followed by yet another […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry DTEK 50 Claims to be “World’s Most Secure” Android Smartphone

BlackBerry DTEK 50 Claims to be “World’s Most Secure” Android Smartphone

After leaking out in images earlier today, BlackBerry, in a surprising move, has made the DTEK50 (Yes, that’s the name) android handset official. However, it seems like the company is transitioning away from hardware as BlackBerry DTEK 50 essentially inherits hardware specifications and design from Alcatel’s Idol 4. Additionally, it is being touted as world’s most secure phone featuring high-end […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry’s Upcoming Android-Powered “Neon” Smartphone Leaked in Pictures

BlackBerry’s Upcoming Android-Powered “Neon” Smartphone Leaked in Pictures

BlackBerry is shifting to Android as a last resort for surviving in the exceedingly competitive smartphone industry. After recently shutting down their “Classic” series, we’ve been constantly getting rumors about two upcoming Android-powered handsets from the Canadian firm. This time, they’re in the form of clear images revealing the “Neon” smartphone which is supposed to be a bit budget-friendly. As […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry Shows the Exit Door to the Legendary Classic Series

BlackBerry Shows the Exit Door to the Legendary Classic Series

It’s no surprise that BlackBerry is currently standing on a terminating cliff when it comes to the consumer smartphone market. Every effort or approach they’ve taken since the exponential rise of smartphones has failed in a certain way. However, today the company officially announced that they will be shutting down production lines for what is one of their most successful […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry – The Company That Changed Too Often?

BlackBerry – The Company That Changed Too Often?

The sales executive at a retail store in Delhi stopped the BlackBerry Priv in my hand and asked if he could see it – the media have the device before many retailers do. He held it in his hand, slid out the keyboard, smiled with a touch of sadness, and muttered: “What a company they were, sir. What a brand! […]

 
     
 
 

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 […]