Category Archives: Blackberry

BlackBerry is allegedly working on two new phones

Thanks again, Evan!. This time Evan Blass, our Leakster Extraordinaire, has dug up a juicy rumour that will please all the BlackBerry fans. According to Blass – and he is right more often than not – BB is working on two brand new (okay, brand will be old) smartphones bearing codenames Krypton and Juno. Hopefully these new additions to the BlackBerry roster will wipe off the rather so-so impression that the BlackBerry KeyOne left. ...

Oh no! BlackBerry KEYone screens pop out due to lack of adhesive

That one’s funny. You know BlackBerry Keyone, right? The most recent BB flagship phone, an overall very good device with a cool QWERTY keyboard and good battery life? Well, as often is the case with flagships, not all that glitters is gold, and KEYone seems to have a pretty rough defect to it. YouTuber, one JerryRigEverything, has posted a video in which he stress-tested the device. KEYone did well in scratch and burn tests, proving to be resilient… that is, until the youtuber tried to bent it. Upon adding a bit of pressure to the phone, its screen popped right out of the body. ...

Canadian carrier Telus will be selling BlackBerry KeyONE after all. Ha!

Turns out that quite a few people want BlackBerry KeyONE! Launch day demand for the device with large battery and a QWERTY keyboard is so large that it forced Telus, one of Canada’s larger carriers, to change its mind and offer the device to customers. Originally Telus did not plan on selling BB KeyONEs as it did not expect demand for the phone to be this large – company believed that only business users would want it. Free market has proven the company wrong, though, and Telus is now working on implementing BB KeyONE into its offer as soon as possible. Information on the ...

Stars and stripes and berries black – BlackBerry KeyONE is now available in the US

American fans of the BlackBerry must have been kind of pissed off, seeing their northern neighbours from Canada parading around with their mint fresh KeyONE’s while the Americans themselves could not get one. Well, be jealous no more! Starting today, BB KeyONE can be purchased in the United States. Device is offered for sale on Amazon and some BestBuy stores for an arguably reasonable price of $549.99. Sprint will start selling KeyONE’s later this summer.As for us Europeans, BB KeyONE will become available in the UK starting this summer. Phone’s price will be £499. ...

How to unlock Blackberry Priv using sim unlock code

Blackberry Priv is the most compact and prettiest device that has come out in years. Holding it in your hand is comfortable, and besides Priv still has a slide-out physical keyboard. The Priv display is a 5.4-inch AMOLED QHD with slightly bent sides. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor and has 3GB of memory. What is inside Your Blackberry Priv ?Body Dimensions 147 x 77.2 x 9.4 mm (5.79 x 3.04 x 0.37 in)Weight 192 g (6.77 oz)Keyboard QWERTYSIM Nano-SIM – Capacitive touch 4-row BlackBerry keyboardDisplay Type AMOLED capacitive ...

BlackBerry May security update coming any day now

If you’re the owner of a DTEK 50, DTEK 60 or BlackBerry Priv, then get ready to receive your security patch… well, sometime soon, no one knows when exacly but soon. Do remember that the first to receive the update will be those with an Android OS and whose phones have been bought from ShopBlackBerry – the rest of us schmucks will have to wait some more. The update’s features include fixing a number of security issues with both Google and BlackBerry’s own software. If you wish to check the complete list of issues fixed, check out the Android Security Bulletin. ...

BlackBerry KeyOne coming to the US on May 31st, Canada sometime around that

According to BlackBerry’s press release, both CMDA and GSM unlocked variants of the phone will be on on sale in the US on the end of May. Other carriers are rumoured to offer the phone later in the summer. As for Canadian release, we do not have its date, but we do know that Canadians will be able to pre-order the smartphone starting May 18th. It will be available at Rogers, SaskTel, Bell, Bell MTS and TELUS Business. The lowest-priced term for the phone will be $199. ...

UK shipment of BlackBerry Keyone delayed!

Sorry, folks. According to the info on Clove’s, UK’s BlackBerry retailer, website, shipment of Keyone’s to the island of fog and rain will begin on May 22. It is a considerable delay, as BB was originally planning to release their phone on May 5. The reason for it is unknown. The good news is, you can still pre-order the phone at the Carphone Warehouse, and if you do, you will receive it on May 5 no problem. BlackBerry Keyone’s price remains at £499. ...

How to unlock Blackberry Leap using sim unlock code

The BlackBerry Leap features a 5-inch HD screen and a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 (MSM 8960) 1.5GHz dual-core screen. The processor has 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory. The main camera has 8 megapixels and can record Full HD video at 30 fps. With front wheel camera the camera offers 2 megapixels. Features of Blackberry LeapBody Dimensions 144 x 72.8 x 9.5 mm (5.67 x 2.87 x 0.37 in)Weight 170 g (6.00 oz)SIM Micro-SIMDisplay Type Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsSize 5.0 inches (~65.7% screen-to-body ratio)Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)Multitouch ...

BlackBerry Keynote will be available in Europe on May 5th

UK retailer Clove listed BB Keynote on its website. Listing states, quote, ”first stock expected 5th May”. Price tag on the phone is £499. It is still unknown when exacly will the device be released in the U.S, although it has already received an FCC certificate. Little is known about Keyone’s specification; all that we know is that it will come packing a 3505mAh battery, resilient display and case, Android 7.1 OS and, curiously, a QWERTY keyboard. ...