Quick Answer: Are BlackBerry Phones Coming Back?

Are BlackBerry phones making a comeback?

BlackBerry Mobile wants to make a comeback in the smartphone market, which the brand ruled before the age of iPhones and Android devices.

However, BlackBerry Mobile isn’t actually part of the original BlackBerry (NYSE:BB) — which stopped building its own phones in late 2016.

Does anyone still use BlackBerry?

Yet you can still buy a BlackBerry phone today. That TCL committed to making not one, but at least two new BlackBerrys suggests there’s some life yet in the phones — even if you don’t know anyone who actually owns one.

Will there be a BlackBerry key3?

Don’t expect a BlackBerry Key3 for at least another half year. But maybe we’ll see a 5G version in 2020. Phone launches typically run on a predictable cycle. Francois Mahieu, general manager of BlackBerry Mobile, said that a new version of its BlackBerry Key franchise won’t appear for at least six months.

Has BlackBerry stopped making phones?

The company, famous for making cellphones with physical keyboards that were once so popular people nicknamed them Crackberries, has decided to stop making its own devices. BlackBerry said on Wednesday that it will rely on partners to manufacture the phones, which will still have BlackBerry’s look and feel.

What is the latest BlackBerry phone?

BlackBerry’s latest mobile launch is the KEY2 LE. The smartphone was launched in August 2018. The phone comes with a 4.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1620 pixels at a PPI of 434 pixels per inch.

Who bought BlackBerry?

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Which BlackBerry phone is the best?

Our Top Picks

  • Best Overall: BlackBerry KEY2. 3.7.
  • Best Hybrid: BlackBerry KEYone. 3.9.
  • Best Value: BlackBerry KEY2 LE. Courtesy of Best Buy.
  • Best for Security: BlackBerry DTEK60. Buy on Amazon.
  • Best for Business: BlackBerry DTEK50. Courtesy of Amazon.com.
  • Best Battery: BlackBerry Motion.
  • Best Keyboard: BlackBerry Classic.

Are old BlackBerry phones worth anything?

Don’t trade it in. Even old, broken, and used blackberry Smartphone is worth money.

Is BlackBerry the most secure phone?

The Key2 smartphone, which BlackBerry unveiled earlier this week, is the “most secure Android smartphone,” the Canadian company claims. Today, TCL unveils its latest such smartphone, called “KEY2,” and it looks quite nice. In fact, the company says it is “the most secure Android smartphone.”

What is the most secure phone?

When Google GOOG, -1.31% released its Pixel 3 — a new smartphone running on Android that is known for its high-quality camera — it was said to be the most secure device from Google yet, featuring a security chip that encrypts data on the device.

Why is BlackBerry banned in India?

It is literally the lifeline for corporates across the world, but now Blackberry services could be banned in India if the company fails to comply with Indian security norms. But Blackberry refuses to handover the codes to Indian security agencies, because its USP is to provide the most secure cellphone communication.

What carrier has BlackBerry?

– July 13, 2017 – TCL Communication, a leading global smartphone manufacturer and global smartphone licensing partner of BlackBerry Limited, is today announcing that Sprint (NYSE: S) will be the first carrier in the U.S. to offer the award-winning BlackBerry KEYone.