BlackBerry will produce no less than one, however most likely as many as , phone handsets in 2016, in response to Google's Android running device, to apply on from 2015's BlackBerry Priv. The information used to be found out by way of BlackBerry's outspoken CEO John Chen, who spoke on the CES 2015 expo in Las Vegas.
Chen confirmed that gross sales of the Android-primarily based BlackBerry Priv were so tough that the corporate is certainly planning to supply further Android fashions this yr.
"So some distance, so just right," he stated, including that he's "carefully positive."
He stated that there can be no less than one Android BlackBerry telephone in 2016, however brought that a 2d 2016 Android software could also be an opportunity. However, at the same time as issues are taking a look sure with regards to BlackBerry's Android units to this point, the company is still on shaky floor general, with Chen additionally mentioning that if the corporate fails to make a make the most of its phone industry inside of 2016, he's going to promote it.
Apparently BlackBerry now not has plans to supply BB10 powered units for the shopper or prosumer markets and can most probably as an alternative center of attention on Android tech. However, the company has been granted a US nationwide safety certification for BB10, because of this it's going to proceed to increase the platform to be used via america executive and prime corporates.