Question: Can You Still Use A BlackBerry?

The BlackBerry KeyOne will have some new siblings this year.

The Blackberry Key2 has been officially revealed.

And yes, it has a physical keyboard.

Yet you can still buy a BlackBerry phone today.9 Jan 2018

Can I still use my old BlackBerry?

While it’s good news for those still rocking BlackBerry’s dated proprietary OS, it’s not such good news for owners of the Android-powered BlackBerry Priv, with BlackBerry confirming that – as the device is more than two-year’s old, it’ll no longer continue to receive updates.15 Dec 2017

Can you use a BlackBerry in 2019?

Well absolutely yes! You can always use a Blackberry device in any era but in 2019, I would suggest you use Android-based Blackberry devices instead of Blackberry’s BB10 devices.27 Feb 2019

Does BlackBerry 10 still work?

As announced in our blog, WhatsApp will no longer be supported on BlackBerry 10 after December 31, 2017. Until then, we support any BlackBerry 10 device that has Software Release or later, otherwise known as BB OS Version Note: The BlackBerry Priv and DTEK50 are supported Android devices.

When did BlackBerry stop making phones?


BlackBerry devices in comparison
Manufacturer Current TCL (worldwide) BB Merah Putih (Indonesia) Optiemus Infracom (South Asia) Former BlackBerry Ltd.
Type Handheld devices
Release date January 19, 1999
Operating system Android, QNX (as BlackBerry 10), BlackBerry OS

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Are old BlackBerry phones worth anything?

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

Are BlackBerry phones obsolete?

The BlackBerry will never die out. While fun to report about, the truth is, the BlackBerry will never become obsolete. As long as government agencies and business corporations need a little extra security, BlackBerry devices will continue to be ordered. BlackBerry devices place a strong emphasis on security.20 Oct 2016

What’s the best BlackBerry to buy?

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
  • Best Battery: BlackBerry Motion.
  • Best Keyboard: BlackBerry Classic.

27 Jun 2019

Is BlackBerry key2 worth buying?

A premium BlackBerry

The KEY2 is a very well-built phone and in a world where phones are too expensive overall. $650 isn’t a lot to spend on one made with materials of this quality then put together as well as they are on the KEY2.2 Jul 2018

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.”10 Jun 2018

Is BlackBerry passport worth buying?

If you love productivity and security with real privacy control, Blackberry Passport is for you and it is still worth buying in 2018 due to the value of the hardware and software brings to the table. Blackberry Passport and BB10 OS will receive updates until the end of 2019 only.

What is the latest BlackBerry operating system?

BlackBerry OS

Developer BlackBerry Ltd.
Source model Closed source
Initial release January 19, 1999 (as Version 1.0 for Pager BlackBerry 850) March 4, 2002 (as Version 3.6 for smartphone BlackBerry 5810 Wireless Handheld)
Latest release (BlackBerry 9790/9900) / November 2013
Marketing target Mobile phone

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What’s special about BlackBerry phones?

BlackBerry phones benefit from a single inbox, called the BlackBerry Hub, which consolidates messages from all of your email accounts with instant messages, and social networking updates. It also handles your phone calls, voicemails, text messages and messages from the redesigned BlackBerry Messenger.