Category: Blackberry

2016-12-17, Blackberry, News, Phones, TCL,  

TCL Gets License to Produce & Sell Blackberry Phones

Just when the days of Blackberry smartphones look like they were numbered, a ray of hope has emerged which could see the ailing brand returning back to store shelves and users’ hands globally. This is because Chinese smartphone maker TCL, owner of the Alcatel brand, has signed an agreement with Blackberry which would see TCL...

2016-08-11, Blackberry, Launch, News, Phones,  

BlackBerry DTEK50 now available in the Netherlands

The BlackBerry DTEK50 is now available to purchase in the Netherlands. Three retailers have it in stock, one lists it at €339, the other 2 give a generous €4 discount. Meanwhile, the official BlackBerry online store still lists it for pre-order. Advertised by Blackberry as ‘the world’s most secure Android smartphone’, DTEK50 is a rebadged...

2016-01-13, Blackberry, Launch, News, Phones, Technology,  

BlackBerry Priv now available for purchase in France

Just last week, BlackBerry expanded Priv’s availability to three new European markets, including Italy, the Netherlands, and Spain. And now, the Canadian company has added another country to the list: France. Yes, the Android-powered handset is now available for purchase in France. You can buy it from the company’s official French ShopBlackBerry store. As for...

2015-10-26, Blackberry, Launch, News, Phones, Technology,  

BlackBerry Priv shows up in the Netherlands

As you probably know by now, BlackBerry has officially started accepting pre-orders for its Android-powered Priv smartphone. However, only those living in the US, UK, and Canada can currently pre-order the device. While there’s no official word on when and if the Priv will be available in other markets, the device has been quietly listed...

2015-09-26, Blackberry, News, Phones, Technology,  

Android-powered BlackBerry Priv officially confirmed

It is all official now, BlackBerry will be launching an Android-powered smartphone and it will be called Priv. This new information comes in an official company statement only hours after Evan Blass leaked the name online. BlackBerry’s statement proves the existence of the slider, previously named Venice. Ever since we caught a glimpse of the...

2015-09-17, Blackberry, Leaks, News, Phones, Spy photos, Technology,  

More live photos of BlackBerry Venice leaks

Another set of live photos showcasing the unannounced BlackBerry Venice made the rounds online. The high-end Android smartphone is expected to launch at some point in November on all major carriers in the United States. The latest batch of images falls right in line with past leaks. It confirms that BlackBerry Venice features slide-out QWERTY...

2015-08-31, Blackberry, Leaks, News, Phones, Spy photos, Technology,  

Blackberry Venice live unit pictured, packs an 18MP OIS camera

It was about time the BlackBerry Venice followed the numerous leaks with a live appearance and today’s the day. The Canadian company’s foray into the Android realm is apparently imminent, now that a working device has shown up, in this case in the hands of the folks over at Techrum. While we already had a...

2015-08-25, Blackberry, News, Phones, Review, Technology, Video,  

BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition with Android OS gets showcased in a lengthy video

A variant of the recently introduced BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition appeared in a lengthy video with Android OS on board. The handset features the codename Oslo. This is not the first time we caught a glimpse of the device in the video above. A couple of days ago, @evleaks also posted a render of the...

2015-07-05, Blackberry, Leaks, News, Phones, Technology, Trending,  

Leaked render shows BlackBerry Venice slider with Android

We got word that the BlackBerry device codenamed Venice would eventually be headed to AT&T. Venice has so far been rumored to come out in November with Android on board. And now a leaked render surfaces claiming to depict it in all its glory. The source is once again @evleaks, the famous sometimes retired leaker...

2015-06-18, Blackberry, News, Phones, Technology,  

BlackBerry Venice tipped to arrive in November with Snapdragon 808

A new report shed light on the specs and the launch date of the upcoming BlackBerry flagship smartphone. Codenamed Venice, the previously rumored device is expected to arrive in November with Android OS on board. BlackBerry Venice will reportedly feature 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 chipset with 1.8GHz hexa-core CPU and 3GB of RAM. At a...

2015-06-10, Blackberry, Leaks, News, Phones, Spy photos,  

Unannounced BlackBerry Oslo poses for the camera

A gallery of live photos showcasing the unannounced BlackBerry Oslo made the rounds online. The previously rumored smartphone is reportedly a version of BlackBerry Passport designed for EMEA and APAC markets. BlackBerry Oslo features slightly round corners like the ones found in BlackBerry Passport for AT&T. The device features a metal frame and back covered...

2015-04-28, Blackberry, Leaks, News, Phones,  

Three new Blackberry phones leaked in photos

Blackberry has definitely been going through some hard times lately. The legendary company hasn’t quite managed to stay relevant and is left targeting a pretty narrow, niche consumer market. The company’s latest smartphone, the BlackBerry Leap, which came out at MWC 2015 didn’t really manage to impress,, but there might still be some hope for...