BlackBerry's 2016 Android Phone Lineup REVEALED: The Hamburg & Rome
Tuesday - 07/06/2016 05:45
The BlackBerry PRIV was just the beginning. BlackBerry is working on two Android handsets for 2016
BlackBerry CEO John Chen previously confirmed that the company would be creating two new Android-based smartphones inside 2016, following on f-rom last year's debut Android BlackBerry phone, the BlackBerry Priv. The PRIV was quite a big deal when it came out. Firstly, because it was the first BlackBerry phone to use Android and, secondly, because it attempted to do quite a few things very differently and in the process carve out itself a niche inside the hugely competitive Android space. The net result was a decent handset, but one that could be improved in quite a few ways. I liked what BlackBerry attempted to do but felt the handset fell short in a few key areas — number one being battery ...