Tag: BlackBerry

BlackBerry Evolve to Go on Sale in India on October 10, via Amazon

Home-grown company Optiemus Infracom, which manufactures and distributes BlackBerry-branded handsets, on Wednesday said its newly launched Evolve smartphone will be available exclusively on Amazon.in from October 10. Optiemus Infracom launched the BlackBerry Evolve in August at Rs. 24,990. At the time, the company had announced availability by the end of August, but that date never […]

BlackBerry KEY2 LE First Impressions

BlackBerry licensee TCL Communication has launched a low-cost variant of the BlackBerry KEY2 at IFA 2018, the BlackBerry KEY2 LE. The phone is priced starting at $399 (roughly Rs. 28,300) and features less RAM, a slower processor, and a smaller battery compared to the KEY2, which was recently launched in India for Rs. 42,990. This […]

Facebook Accuses BlackBerry of Stealing Voice-Messaging Tech

Facebook¬†is suing BlackBerry¬†for patent infringement, escalating the legal battle between the two companies over protected technology. In a 118-page complaint filed Tuesday in San Francisco federal court, Facebook accused BlackBerry of stealing its voice messaging technology, among other patented processes. Facebook is seeking unspecified damages for infringement of six patents. BlackBerry didn’t immediately respond to […]

BlackBerry KEY2 LE With Snapdragon 636 SoC, 3,000mAh Battery Launched: Price, Specifications, Features

After reports of a toned-down variant of the BlackBerry KEY2 from earlier this month, the BlackBerry licensee TCL Communication has put all rumours to rest by launching the KEY2 LE at IFA 2018 in Berlin. Key highlights include a Snapdragon 636 SoC, a QWERTY keyboard, a fingerprint sensor mounted on the space bar, and a […]

BlackBerry KEY2 LE or KEY2 Lite Teased Ahead of Launch

BlackBerry brand licensee TCL Communications is all set to host its launch event ahead of IFA on August 30. Ahead of the event, the company has started releasing teasers to build hype around its next bog product. Its new teaser shows the upcoming smartphone’s back panel, revealing that it may be textured for better gripping. […]

BlackBerry KEY2 LE or KEY2 Lite Launch Expected at IFA on August 30

Photo Credit: TheNextWeb Toned-Down version of the BlackBerry KEY2 expected on August 30 Brand licensee TCL Communications launched the BlackBerry KEY2 smartphone in June, and made it available in India in July this year. Now, TCL has sent out invites for another BlackBerry event on August 30 at IFA in Berlin. Speculation is rife that […]

BlackBerry KEY2 LE Leaked Design Renders, Specifications Suggest Toned-Down KEY2

Photo Credit: Android Police Design renders of the BlackBerry KEY2 LE reveal a keyboard design similar to the one on the KEYone. BlackBerry KEY2 was announced in India late last month at an event held in New Delhi. A refresh over last year’s BlackBerry KEYone, the KEY2 comes with an upgraded keyboard, dual rear cameras, […]

BlackBerry Evolve vs Xiaomi Mi A2 vs Huawei Nova 3i vs Nokia 7 Plus

BlackBerry licensee Optiemus Infracom earlier this week launched two new BlackBerry-branded handsets in India – the BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X. The cheaper of the two, the BlackBerry Evolve, competes with several smartphones in the Indian market on price, such as the Huawei Nova 3i and Nokia 7 Plus. It also competes with the recently […]

BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X First Impressions

BlackBerry has launched two new smartphones in India, the Evolve and Evolve X, which the company claims have been designed and conceptualised in India, for Indians. Both smartphones will be sold in the country by licensee brand Optiemus Infracom. The Evolve and Evolve X are the first full-touchscreen BlackBerry smartphones in India and feature full-HD+ […]

BlackBerry Evolve, Evolve X With 18:9 Displays, Big Batteries Launched in India: Price, Specifications

The BlackBerry Evolve X and Evolve have been launched in India at an event held in the capital on Thursday. Both smartphones will be sold in the country by licensee brand Optiemus Infracom. The company announced that the two handsets have been conceptualised, designed, and manufactured in India. The Evolve and Evolve X feature Corning’s […]