June 8th, 2018 10:22 AM 1 COMMENTS

BlackBerry KEY2 Announced With Android Oreo and Snapdragon 660

BlackBerry has unveiled the successor to last year's BlackBerry KEYone smartphone with improvements to the design and hardware. For the most part, the BlackBerry KEY2 remains the same as KEYone, but BlackBerry has taken the feedback it received for the KEYone and implemented the same on the KEY2. For example, the keyboard is 20% larger on the KEY2 when compared to the KEYone, which itself is a big deal for... Read More

June 5th, 2018 8:01 PM 0 COMMENTS

BlackBerry KEY2 Renders Surface Online Ahead of June 7 Launch

BlackBerry has already scheduled a launch event on June 7 to unveil the BlackBerry KEY2 smartphone. Ahead of the launch, tipster Evan Blass has posted some renders of the handset online, which shows the device in its full glory. The BlackBerry KEY2 will resemble the KEYone in terms of the overall look, but there are some noticeable changes here and there. For example, the KEY2 has three buttons on the... Read More

May 12th, 2018 5:24 PM 1 COMMENTS

Blackberry KEY2 With Snapdragon 660 SoC to Launch on June 7

Blackberry will unveil its next smartphone, the Blackberry Key2 on June 7. The Key 2 is the successor to 2017’s Blackberry KEYone, a premium Android device accompanied by company’s signature QWERTY keyboard. Blackberry Mobile made this announcement on its official Twitter account by posting an image that reads “An Icon Reborn”. The image also shows the launch date of KEY2, which is June 7, 2018. The phone will be announced... Read More

April 29th, 2018 1:04 PM 0 COMMENTS

BlackBerry Athena With Dual Rear Cameras Passes TENAA

BlackBerry was long rumoured to be working on the successor to the successful BlackBerry KEYone. In February this year, alleged images of the BlackBerry Athena which is said to be the successor of KEYone was first spotted on Geekbench, and a few weeks later, alleged press renders of the upcoming phone surfaced online. Now the device has finally made to China’s telecommunications regulator TENAA. The TENAA certification includes four images... Read More

March 22nd, 2018 8:54 PM 1 COMMENTS

Render of the Blackberry Ghost Pro Leaked Ahead of India Launch

Optiemus Infracom, the brand responsible for selling Blackberry smartphones in India is expected to launch two new Blackberry devices in the coming days. Going with the moniker Blackberry Ghost and Ghost Pro, they both will feature bezel-less design, much like several smartphones releasing these days. The Blackberry Ghost was leaked earlier, while the Ghost Pro's render today surfaced online. Both the renders are leaked by tipster Evan Blass, and surprisingly,... Read More

February 17th, 2018 2:09 PM 5 COMMENTS

Blackberry KEYone Successor to Feature Snapdragon 660 SoC and Up to 8GB of RAM

Following surprising success of BlackBerry KEYone (review) in 2017, TCL plans to launch three new BlackBerry smartphones this year. The devices codenamed Athena, Luna and Uni have been popping all over the internet, making their appearances on Geekbench, through configuration files and in European device registration databases. The latest information comes on the backdrop of BlackBerry Mobile officially announcing two new keyboard-based smartphones will arrive in 2018 with model numbers... Read More

January 17th, 2018 8:43 PM 4 COMMENTS

BlackBerry Motion Smartphone Unofficially Listed on Flipkart at Rs 42,999

BlackBerry Motion, the second Blackberry device from licensee TCL Communication of China, is now available in India via e-retailer Flipkart. Though the BlackBerry Motion hasn’t been officially launched in India, Flipkart has listed the smartphone for Rs 42,999. The listing doesn’t mention it as an imported product but isn’t any “Flipkart Assured” tag either. It is possibly an unofficial listing of the device which is yet to make way to... Read More

December 31st, 2017 1:39 PM 6 COMMENTS

WhatsApp to End Support for Windows Phone 8.0, BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10 Running Smartphones Today

The popular instant messaging platform, WhatsApp will be ending support for Windows Phone 8.0, BlackBerry OS, and BlackBerry 10 today. The Facebook-owned company stated this news at the end of 2017, and most of these platforms are already outdated. Microsoft officially ended support for Windows Phone 8.0, while Blackberry has moved from the Blackberry OS to Android after handing over the reigns to TCL Communications. Later today, if you're using... Read More

October 9th, 2017 10:22 AM 4 COMMENTS

Blackberry Motion Officially Announced: Sports 5.5-inch Full HD Display, 4000mAh Battery, and IP67 Certification

That happened quickly. Last week, an image of Blackberry Motion was leaked online, and today, the smartphone was officially by TCL Communications at the ongoing GITEX 2017 event. Earlier rumoured as Blackberry Krypton, the Blackberry Motion is a full-screen Blackberry smartphone with the front dominated by a 5.5-inch screen. Internal specifications of the Blackberry Motion are similar to the Blackberry KEYone (review), and even the rear panel of the Motion... Read More

October 6th, 2017 10:18 AM 2 COMMENTS

Blackberry Motion is Reportedly the Upcoming Full-Screen BlackBerry Phone Built by TCL

Blackberry's KEYone (review) received a warm reception across the world and the smartphone is the best Blackberry we've seen in recent times. The KEYone completely justifies the hefty price tag, even in India, but it's not for everyone. If you're looking to move away from the full touchscreen smartphones, then the KEYone should be an ideal choice for you. Not to mention, it's for Blackberry loyalists as well. But what... Read More

October 1st, 2017 10:27 AM 8 COMMENTS

Blackberry KEYone Limited Edition Black Review: The Best Blackberry Since Ages, But Should You Buy it?

Once upon a time, Nokia and Blackberry were the iconic brands in the smartphone market. However, not opting Android OS in the late 2000's caused both the companies to lose their places to brands such as Samsung and HTC. But they never gave up. Now if we hear those two brand names, what comes to our mind is 'Nostalgia.' While Nokia made a grand comeback under HMD Global earlier this... Read More

August 21st, 2017 7:46 AM 3 COMMENTS

BlackBerry KEYone: Is It Worth Buying or Remains Just A Nostalgia?

The recent years have been bumpy for BlackBerry since the rise in popularity of Chinese smartphones. With the pressure mounting on the company, BlackBerry also dabbled in Android and released its first Android device Priv last year, which failed to garner much attention and its later DTEK series couldn’t leave a lasting impression as well. While the BlackBerry brand lives on, thanks to TCL, the company has been fairly slow... Read More

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