TCL Communication is the company behind Alcatel and BlackBerry mobile devices. TCL also acquired the Palm brand in 2014, though we are yet to see any devices under that brand. The North america President and GM, Steve Cistulli, teased fans with a short video of the yet to be released BlackBerry Mercury. The teaser video was tagged “mPRESSively designed. distinctly different.” Have a look for yourself:
— Steve Cistulli (@SteveCistulli) January 3, 2017
The video is a quick view of the QWERTY keyboard. It does look like a solidly built device that fans of BlackBerry and hardware QWERTY can look forward to. You may want to check out other leaks about the BlackBerry Mercury:
- Specs of QWERTY BlackBerry Mercury leak
- Another BlackBerry QWERTY phone powered by Android on the way
- BlackBerry Mercury photos are here
The BlackBerry Mercury will be unveiled at CES this month. CES is a global consumer electronics and consumer technology tradeshow that takes place every January in Las Vegas, Nevada. It runs from 5th to 8th this year, so you do not have too long to wait any longer to get all the details about BlackBerry Mercury.
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