BlackBerry’s CEO John Chen last week said that the company would make an Android based smartphone only if it could make it secure enough. Now a new render of BlackBerry’s Android based smartphone has appeared online.
The device will reportedly be called Venice and could feature a physical QWERTY keyboard that slides out.
Evan Blass has posted a high-resolution render of the device named Venice, on Twitter. A new image shows a phone similar to Samsung’s Galaxy S6 Edge, with curved sides screen.
The news comes from @evleaks, a reliable tipster, via a post on Twitter that BlackBerry Venice smartphone is also said to be launch on AT&T, There are no details about if the smartphone will stay an AT&T exclusive or will reach other regions in an unlocked version as well.
The rumors of the BlackBerry Venice slider smartphone is said to sport a dual-edge curved display inclusion of 5.4-inch QHD (1440×2560 pixels) display, a 1.8 GHz hexa-core 64-bit Snapdragon 808 SoC, 3GB of RAM, an 18 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front-facing camera.
BlackBerry is expected to release the phone by November 2015.