BlackBerry releases beta OS


If you are already in BlackBerry’s beta OS in the BlackBerry Beta Zone you will be happy to know that BlackBerry has released SW build number v10.3.2.440 (OS v10.3.2.680)! This beta update is only available to select users in the BlackBerry OS beta program. If you are already a participant you may want to head over to the Beta Zone and get downloading.

What’s new?

  • [Amazon] Amazon Shop barcode scan camera is rotated 90 degrees left when device is flat on an even surface
  • [Balance] In some instances, the work space remains locked after unlocking it
  • [Bluetooth] In some cases, Bluetooth fails to connect
  • [Browser] Browser still showing in device monitor after it was closed; memory not reclaimed
  • [Calendar] In some instances, recurring events are duplicated & multiplied every-time sync occurs
  • [Cellular] After being out of coverage, the device may not immediately reconnect to the mobile network
  • [CPU] High CPU utilization from dialogservice, cellular, and other processes, resulting in poor battery life
  • [HUB] Deleting messages in conversation view using speed triage may not actually delete the message, or the message may reappear then disappear again
  • [HUB] In some instances, messages do not load and the HUB remains blank
  • [Keyboard] ALT key does not lock when pressed on a physical keyboard. Workaround: hold ALT while selecting the desired alt character
  • [Location Services] Unable to disable Traffic Data Collection
  • [Memory] Phone application may cause memory leaks
  • [Performance] In some instances, the device may stall after closing or opening an application
  • [Phone] Text within the Active Call Dial Pad is truncated
  • [PIM] Accounts are invalid after an update to 10.3.2 OS
  • [SMS] In some cases, you may not be able to send SMS messages
  • [SSL] Default changed to disallow untrusted connections, which resulted in the following error if the required IT Policy was not set: “The SSL certificate provided by for ActiveSync is either invalid or was declined”
  • [VKB] The virtual keyboard may not show after swiping up to unlock your device

Head on over to the BlackBerry Beta Zone.