Details of BlackBerry’s next Android smartphone have leaked, ahead of the device’s official unveiling. The handset itself is significant, being the final piece of BlackBerry-designed hardware that will be released.
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BlackBerry is to officially step away from mobile hardware, after concluding a licensing agreement with China’s TCL Communication. The news is not a surprise, as BlackBerry has been struggling to compete against rivals such as Samsung in recent years, and already had an existing relationship with TCL.
As BlackBerry looks to position itself as a serious contender amongst Android smartphone manufacturers, the Canadian company has announced the launch of a new handset. The BlackBerry DTEK50 immediately stands out from the firm’s previous Android offerings due to being much more keenly priced.
There is growing evidence emerging that BlackBerry has outsourced its next smartphone to TCL Corporation. A listing has been spotted on the website of the Wi-Fi Alliance that has hallmarks of being a BlackBerry device.