Blackberry might launch an android phone
Yes, you heard it right. Blackberry’s next device might run android. In order to regain at least a bit of smartphone market, this might be weapon Blackberry is going to deploy. Although BB10 devices are already capable of running android apps like the amazon app which comes pre-installed, we are here talking about a full fledged android OS on Blackberry device.
Earlier Blackberry launched BlackBerry Messaging app for Android and iOS platform. And also gave indications to launch some of it’s other services on the rival platforms. So this isn’t a big surprise that Blackberry might launch an android phone. This might be another move to recapture at least the business user’s who will now have an assurance of Blackberry’s security system and usage benefit of Android OS. This also conveys a message that Blackberry’s BES12 system is capable of providing security even to rival OS.
Blackberry android phone is rumoured to be a slider phone. Also, there is a quite a lot of chance that the phone will also have some of the features of BB10 operating system. Even if these rumours are true, it will take some time for these phones to come to shelves.