Blackberry Priv still being the company’s newest android smartphone and the company’s CEO disclosing that customers will be seeing more of blackberry smartphones, two blackberry executives have also revealed that the blackberry priv will likely get the android 6.0 marshmallow update sometime next year.
Blackberry Priv being paid much attention in regards security, the company recently stated that the android smartphone will be receiving security updates monthly just same way Google updates its nexus and android one smart phones monthly. However, Priv smartphones will need to be registered with blackberry’s monthly update program in other to keep benefiting from the monthly updates.
The new android smartphone from Blackberry based on speculations and feed-backs, has indeed gained a lot of attention in the last few months. Based on the fact that the device comes out of the box with android lollipop, most intending users have been wondering if the smartphone will be getting the marshmallow update. Well, now there’s an answer to that. Blackberry priv will be getting the marshmallow flavor but that would be sometime next year.
The two blackberry executives, Ron Louks, who is Blackberry’s President of devices and Gareth Hurn, who is the Global Director of device portfolio planning confirmed that the priv will be getting android’s latest update in 2016.