Nicknamed "Ghost", the new device supposedly drops BlackBerry Mobile's signature keyboard in favour of a bezel-less design and plans to tackle the premium Android market. The announcement was made by tipster Evan Blass in a tweet, who also leaked an image of the upcoming device. As of now, there is no confirmation on the release date, but it is rumored to unveil in next few months.
The leaker shared a render of a bezel-less phone called the BlackBerry Ghost. And, rumors are that this high-end phone would come with an 18:9 aspect ratio.
The leaked image doesn't reveal a lot about the smartphone though.
The Canadian firm is not into phone manufacturing anymore.
Delta declines upgrade request from USA curling team after gold medal
USOC projected Team USA would bring home a target of 37 medals, setting a minimum of 25 medals and a top-line expectation of 59. This was the first time that an American team went past the bronze medal stage at a winter games .
"We count the Middle East as one of the best regions not in terms of how many units we sell but also how much the BlackBerry brand resonates with customers", said Mr Mahieu. He further added that the smartphone will be made by Optiemus Infracom.
IDC's Francisco Jeronimo, the same person who brought us word of Essential's appalling sales a year ago, also has a number for shipped BlackBerry devices during 2017. In 2017, the BlackBerry KeyOne was launched in India.
The importance of the Middle East for BlackBerry was underlined previous year when TCL staged the global unveiling of the BlackBerry Motion at the Gitex Technology Week exhibition in Dubai last October.
KitGuru Says: BlackBerry Mobile is certainly a company that knows how to survive.
Israel to impose security cordon on occupied West Bank until Sunday
The Israeli military says it has opened fire on a Palestinian boat off the Gaza coast, killing one man who was on board. The Israeli navy has killed a Palestinian, firing on the boat he and two others were sailing in, Reuters reported.
"We feel like it's mission accomplished", said BlackBerry Mobile's global general manager Francois Mahieu to journalists in a briefing before MWC 2018 started.
BlackBerry is back to business again.
Think Blackberry and one of the first things that come to mind are that they make QWERTY phones.
Injured star Neymar wants PSG Champions League glory despite Real Madrid links
Neymar is expected to recover before the end of the season and feature in the World Cup in Russian Federation . The two-time World Cup victor insists, however, Neymar has moved to PSG to win the Champions League.