Lower than a day after leakster @evleaks revealed the ‘Priv’ business identify for BlackBerry’s upcoming Android slider, the firm has formally introduced its plans of launching the smartphone later this yr.
As everybody in all probability is aware of already, the Priv can be a flagship slider device operating on Google’s Android working system. The device will deliver collectively BlackBerry’s experience in safety and productiveness with the huge app ecosystem of the Android platform.
Nevertheless, BlackBerry has reiterated that its dedication to the BlackBerry 10 working system will proceed. It additionally confirmed that BlackBerry 10.3.3 replace can be launched by March subsequent yr, bringing some necessary safety and privateness enhancements to the working system.
Based mostly on rumors thus far, the BlackBerry Priv will feature a 5.4-inch Quad HD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 SoC, 3GB RAM, and an 18MP rear camera with optical image stabilization and dual-LED flash.