BlackBerry confirms 'Priv' Android phone will launch this yr

BlackBerry confirms 'Priv' Android phone will launch this year

In its latest earnings report, BlackBerry has confirmed that rumors of its first Android system, known as Priv, are right. CEO John Chen said that the system will “assist Android for Work on the the BES12 platform… (and) provide biggest in class security for enterprise shoppers.” The system will arrive by the highest of 2015 “in important markets in-retailer and on-line,” and Blackberry will reveal totally different particulars like specs and price inside the next few weeks. Thus far, rumors level out that it’ll have a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge-like curved show, QWERTY keyboard slider and 18-megapixel digital digital camera. Whatever the company’s flip in the direction of Android, Chen said it “stays devoted to the BlackBerry 10 OS,” and may launch mannequin 10.three.three in March, 2016.

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