It’s been affirmed that the BlackBerry Priv cell phone won’t be refreshed to Android Nougat. BlackBerry Mobile Solutions General Manager Alex Thurber disclosed to UTBblogs they chose not to refresh the phone because of the perplexing framework of partners that must meet up to deal with the refresh.
The BlackBerry Priv device won’t be the main BlackBerry device that won’t be refreshed; the DTEK arrangement may not get Android Nougat either. In spite of the fact that Thurber has not put forth an official word on the DTEK arrangement, in any case, the worries appear to be confirmed. BlackBerry feels that the DTEK phones were made to test the cooperation amongst BlackBerry and its assembling associate TCL. As they chose to proceed together, the KEYone ended up being a decent item from the cooperation. In this manner, the organization now plans to give business idea phone status to the DTEK arrangement.
In any case, the Priv, DTEK50 and DTEK60 will keep on receiving Android security refreshes sooner rather than later. Truth be told, quite recently a week ago, the BlackBerry Priv cell phone got a security refresh with manufacturer number AAO484, which offers all the security highlights of the fix from Google. The main essential for getting this over-the-air refresh is that the gadget’s battery ought to be 60% charged at the time it is updated.
Further, BlackBerry’s accomplices are doing their best to reveal the Android 8 Oreo refresh for the KEYone, however starting at now, no course of events has been given. Android Oreo will give KEYone clients better control over foundation exercises. Further, the control highlight will help with sparing the battery, while the Autofill highlight would recall the validation points of interest for the applications.
What’s more, Android Oreo gives attractive symbols, more than 60 new emoticons, notice specks, picture-in-picture mode, Google Play Protect. BlackBerry is by all accounts happy with the reaction it is getting from KEYone users. TCL has repeated that the KEYone is a powerful phone, and the supply is missing the mark in the wake of a colossal request. For the time being, the KEYone is accessible in 35 nations, and before the year’s over, the organization intends to offer it in 50 nations.
In the midst of every one of these updates and security patches for existing BlackBerry gadgets, bits of gossip are buzzing that the organization is hoping to dispatch another new gadget one month from now. The new phone is relied upon to be an all-touchscreen gadget with an emphasis on big business clients.
A current report likewise expressed something comparable. As indicated by the report, TCL’s Franã§ois Mahieu said the new phone will face the reputation of BlackBerry’s ancestors. As per Mahieu, “The main feature, beyond the full-touchscreen, is the (planned) IP67 water and dust-proofing, as well as, a battery rated to last for more than 26 hours of mixed use.”
Mahieu likewise made an intense remark expressing that once the new telephone is propelled in October, it will drive many to change from their iPhones and Galaxies. “We are there to play. We are just playing with different cards, mostly by pushing its strengths of battery life, security, and durability,” He stated