BlackBerry signs patent deal with budget Android maker BLU

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BlackBerry has entered into a patent license agreement with budget Android maker BLU. As a result of this agreement, all existing patent litigation between the two companies and withdrawal of pending actions in the United States.  Continue reading “BlackBerry signs patent deal with budget Android maker BLU”

BlackBerry Motion with 5.5-inch 1080p display, water-resistant body, 4000mAh battery announced

BlackBerry Motion

After leak, BlackBerry Mobile has officially announced the TCL-made BlackBerry Motion, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone at the GITEX Technology Week in Dubai. It packs a 5.5-inch 1080p display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 Mobile platform, runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat) and has a water-resistant body with IP67 ratings. It has a 12-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera, similar to the KEYone. Continue reading “BlackBerry Motion with 5.5-inch 1080p display, water-resistant body, 4000mAh battery announced”

BlackBerry Motion water-resistant Android smartphone press image surfaces

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BlackBerry BBD100-1 codenamed Krypton got Bluetooth SIG and Wi-Fi Alliance for certification already. Now @evleaks aka Evan Blass has posted the first press shot of the smartphone and also said that the phone will be released as BlackBerry Motion. It shows a smartphone with a home button with BlackBerry logo on the front on a huge bezel, below the screen.

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BlackBerry Priv will not get Android Nougat update

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BlackBerry introduced Priv as the company’s first Android smartphone with a slide-out Keyboard back in October 2015 running Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) and it was launched in India in January last year at a hefty price tag. The phone got Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) update in April last year, now Alex Thurber GM of BlackBerry Mobility Solutions has confirmed that the phone will not get Android Nougat update. Continue reading “BlackBerry Priv will not get Android Nougat update”

BlackBerry KEYone Battery Life Test

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BlackBerry KEYone was launched in India earlier this month for Rs. 39,990 on Amazon.in. We already brought you the review of the phone, here we have the battery life test results of the phone. It packs a 3505mAh built-in battery and also has support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging. It has 4.5-inch (1620 x 1080 pixels) 3:2 display, is powered by a power-efficient Snapdragon 625 14nm Mobile Platform and runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat). Check out the test results.

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BlackBerry KEYone Review

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BlackBerry KEYone is the second Android smartphone from the company after the Priv to come with BlackBerry’s signature physical QWERTY keyboard that you rarely see on Android smartphones these days. TCL Communication Technology (TCT) made the phone in some countries like the U.S. but the phone is made and sold by Optiemus in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. How good is the smartphone? Let us find out in the review.

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BlackBerry KEYone Limited Edition Black Photo Gallery

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BlackBerry today launched the KEYone smartphone with physical QWERTY keyboard in India for Rs. 39,990. We have already seen unboxing of the smartphone and now let’s take detailed look at the hardware and software of the phone in this photo gallery.

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BlackBerry KEYone with 4.5-inch display, QWERTY keyboard, Android 7.1 launched in India for Rs. 39990

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BlackBerry has launched its KEYone smartphone in India, as expected. It is designed, manufactured and sold by Optiemus in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. It has a 4.5-inch (1620 x 1080 pixels) display with 3:2 aspect ratio and has a 4-row QWERTY physical backlit keyboard with keys that respond to touch gestures, support for flick typing, up to 52 customizable shortcuts and the fingerprint sensor is built into the spacebar.

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BlackBerry schedules an event in India on August 1, KEYone expected

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BlackBerry India has sent out invites for the launch of a new smartphone on August 1st. The company has also released a teaser video for the phone on its social channels that hints at the launch of KEYone with 4.5-inch (1620 x 1080 pixels) display with 3:2 aspect ratio, 4-row QWERTY physical backlit keyboard with keys that respond to touch gestures anda fingerprint sensor built into the spacebar.

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Plantronics Bluetooth Headset Giveaway powered by BlackBerry Mobile India Winner Announcement

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Hello readers! We started our Plantronics Bluetooth Headset Giveaway  powered by BlackBerry Mobile India to giveaway five Plantronics Voyager B230 PRO UC Bluetooth Headsets. The giveaway ended last week, and as promised, today we reveal the lucky winners. Before that, we would like to thank all the participants who took their time to participate in this giveaway, the response has been amazing. Are you the lucky winner of Plantronics Voyager? Find out below. Continue reading “Plantronics Bluetooth Headset Giveaway powered by BlackBerry Mobile India Winner Announcement”

Plantronics Bluetooth Headset Giveaway powered by BlackBerry Mobile India

BlackBerry Mobile India Giveaway

Hello readers! Thanks for your amazing response for all our giveaways. Your response have been amazing. Yes, we are back with another giveaway just for you. This time we are giving away five Plantronics Voyager B230 PRO UC Bluetooth Headset powered by BlackBerry Mobile India. Continue reading “Plantronics Bluetooth Headset Giveaway powered by BlackBerry Mobile India”

BlackBerry eyes licensing deals for tablets, wearables and appliances

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BlackBerry has announced it is seeking to expand its licensing agreements into the Enterprise of Things market. The company is looking to foray into tablets, wearables, medical devices, appliances, point-of-sale terminals and other smartphones. Continue reading “BlackBerry eyes licensing deals for tablets, wearables and appliances”

BlackBerry Aurora with 5.5-inch display, 4GB RAM, Android 7.0, 4G LTE announced

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BlackBerry’s partner PT BB Merah Putih today announced BlackBerry Aurora in Indonesia, after some rumors earlier this month. It packs a 5.5-inch HD display, is powered by a quad-core Snadpragon 425 SoC, has 4GB of RAM and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat). Continue reading “BlackBerry Aurora with 5.5-inch display, 4GB RAM, Android 7.0, 4G LTE announced”

BlackBerry Aurora Dual SIM Android smartphone pre-order listing shows images, reveals price

BlackBerry Aurora

Specifications of BlackBerry’s mid-range budget smartphone codenamed BBC100-1 surfaced earlier this year. Now a pre-order listing on a popular Indonesian website has revealed the name of the phone as BlackBerry Aurora along with the image of the phone without any capacitive touch buttons on the front and the price of the phone.

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