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Android-Powered BlackBerry devices gets Software Update

Android-Powered BlackBerry smartphones to get software update. BlackBerry Update brings new features to a forgotten range of devices.

BlackBerry Dtek60

The Canadian smartphone manufacturer just announced that it will be releasing a software update for its Android smartphones. The update is available for the Android-Powered BlackBerry devices such as the PRIV, DTEK50 and DTEK60 as well as future devices.

BlackBerry’s major update will be available through the Google Play Store. Owners of the above devices can expect an overhaul of the Productivity Tab’s interface, making it much more user-friendly.

Other features includes a new Quick Triage functionality (such as Reply All and Delete) for items in the Hub. A new Quick Actions for entries in Contacts (such as Phone, Text and Email).

Users with a BlackBerry-branded Android phone should receive a notification once the updates are available in Google Play, and should automatically download over WiFi.

BlackBerry Update Manual Installation:

For users who would like to do the updates manually, you can follow the instructions below!

  1. Connect to a Wi-Fi network, then open the Google Play Store.
  2. Tap the icon on the left side of the bar, then select “My apps & games” from the menu that pops up.
  3. Either tap “Update All” or select which apps to update on an individual basis.
  4. Tap “Download,” and the update will begin even if you don’t see a progress bar or another indicator.

You can find out more details on the software update for BlackBerry Android devices from the company’s website by following the link below.

[via BlackBerry]

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