BlackBerry sends Android 6.0 firmware Priv to testers




BlackBerry has its Android 6.0 firmware sent to the first testers. In the coming weeks, the Canadian smartphone maker wants to test the update, then he should come out this spring for all users of the Priv smartphone.

The Priv runs currently on Android Lollipop, but BlackBerry had previously promised the update to Marshmallow. Through BlackBerry Beta Zone users of the Priv enrolled to test the firmware and that happens from Wednesday, writes 9to5Google based on an undisclosed topic on BlackBerry’s forum.

When the update for all users will be released is still unknown. The testers have by the end of this week, the first build, but it will also depend on the issues faced by the testers comes as the final version.

The Priv is the first Android smartphone from BlackBerry and came out last fall. The manufacturer said this year to come up with two cheaper models with Android. New smart phones with its own operating system BlackBerry 10 not stand for this year’s schedule. The latest phones with that operating system were the Classic and the Passport.


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