Reports from various sources within the Blackberry fold has revealed that the company is seriously considering slapping Android into one of it’s upcoming devices. This move could mean many things.
First we can say it’s an acknowledgement that their Blackberry 10 venture isn’t as ground breaking or successful as supposed to be. The Android based Blackberry will be used to push their highly acclaimed software services like BES 12 and to prove that their software can be successfully implemented on other operating systems.
The rumored device is Blackberry slider with large touchscreen and a physical keyboard, It may also be released before the end of the year. This already feels like a move coming too late, let’s see how this turns out.