The BlackBerry Priv is the first ever Android-powered smartphone from BlackBerry and is currently available to pre-order in the UK, US and Canada from ShopBlackBerry.
It looks like there will be no official announcement from BlackBerry about the launch of the BlackBerry Priv, at least no normal announcement in the fashion that we are used to.
As we reported in the early hours of this morning, BlackBerry Priv pre-orders are now live in the UK, US and Canada.
BlackBerry COO Marty Beard has since taken to twiiter to announce that pre-order for the BlackBerry Priv will go live on Friday, October 23.
In the early hours of this morning, BlackBerry revealed the US and Canadian prices for the BlackBery Priv when they put the device up for pre-order from ShopBlackBerry.
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