What is special about BlackBerry phones?
Over the years, BlackBerry smartphones have had two major advantages.
They used a special server technology that sat between the phone and email systems to provide better performance.
With the release of the BlackBerry 10 operating system, BlackBerry phones have many unique characteristics.
Why was the BlackBerry so popular?
As others have pointed out, Blackberry was the first* smartphone. It was the first phone that could access email and provide limited Web functionality, which made it indispensable to businesspeople prior to the advent of the iPhone, which completely changed the way people understood and used smartphones.
Are BlackBerry phones still popular?
BlackBerry on Android
These phones take the top positions in the chart, as they are more suited to the modern smartphone era. Security updates are still excellently frequent, and the KEYone and Key2 even have physical keyboards still.
Why are BlackBerry phones so secure?
BlackBerry locks down capabilities in the Android OS that could give attackers the opportunity to compromise your device. The software provides a secure environment that makes it difficult for attackers to find vulnerabilities or perform attacks.
Can BlackBerry be hacked?
It also depends on which Blackberry, be aware that they have devices with 3 different OSs now, BBOS, BB10 and Android. While generally they have better security, their devices can still be hacked by anyone with the means, and the time.
Can BlackBerry phones be tracked?
Find My Blackberry is not an app just like Find my iPhone but Blackberry provides an app called Blackberry Protect to find and track your blackberry device. You can use Blackberry protect to locate your stolen phone. You can also use it to lock it remotely along with loud ring facility in case you lost it somewhere.