BlackBerry Venice will run on Android Lollipop; may release in November

According to recent leaks, Blackberry is all set to launch a high-end Android smartphone. The said device will be a slider with a 5.4inch Quad HD display. Dubbed as BlackBerry Venice, it is slated to be release by AT&T in November this year.

BlackBerry Venice, Android, Android Lollipop

As revealed by @evleaks the new surface image shows the BlackBerry Venice with its keyboard closed which actually is a slider. Adorning the 5.4inch supposedly screen size it is curved on right and left sides which is quite similar to the screen featured by Samsung Galaxy S6 edge. In the image we can clearly see the speakers on the front with 3.55 mm audio jack, a microUSB port and pair of volume buttons on the right side of the smartphone.

However BlackBerry is yet to authenticate the news as there is no official communication on the release of Android based smartphones. However according to news reported on June 25 where in John Chen, CEO didn’t reject the rumors nor accepted it and just only said BlackBerry would launch an Android smartphone if it could make it “secure enough.”