Fresh off the again of a mysterious MWC pseudo-release for an as-but-unnamed slider handset, BlackBerry has showed it is going to be freeing 3 extra telephones in 2015. The corporate introduced the BlackBerry Leap, a $200 all-contact, mid-vary handset, throughout the expo however that is simply the end of the iceberg for 2015.
The unnamed slider handset might be a completely top class affair, in keeping with the corporate, with a twin-curve, all-contact show and a slide out keyboard.
"We should not have a code identify for it however O name it The Slide," BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen advised media in Barcelona. "It will come a while this yr," he brought with out giving a selected date.
BlackBerry is status at the back of its “tool as a industry” mantra, the corporate made no bones approximately this at MWC, however could also be exploring probabilities within the hardware marketplace after the good fortune of its BlackBerry Passport, which used to be in all probability one in every of 2014’s so much divisive units.
As a part of its “device industry” BlackBerry showed it might quickly be rolling out BlackBerry Enterprise, a suite of 3 programs inquisitive about safety and communications for undertaking and executive our bodies.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen didn't point out handset gross sales or actual figures but if requested approximately BlackBerry’s monetary state of affairs, he stated the corporate is within the means of “stabilising" –– i.e. issues are becoming higher, however there’s nonetheless a how you can pass prior to its out of the woods.