How durable is the BlackBerry Priv?

Most of the time when a new device is launched we get to see someone putting the device through all sorts of torture tests. For the first time we get a chance to see the BlackBerry Priv in those torture tests. YouTube user JerryRigEverything tests the Priv to see if it scratches, Burns, and the […]


Take a look at BlackBerry’s second Android device; The BlackBerry “Vienna”

Hot on the heels of the initial release of the BlackBerry Priv, there seems to be another Android-powered BlackBerry device in the works. This device codenamed BlackBerry “Vienna” changes the game, instead of having a full slide out QWERTY keyboard the “Vienna” is shown in the rendering to have a full front-facing QWERTY keyboard right […]

A huge THANK YOU to all of the Veterans out there!

  At NerdBerry we are honored to observe Veterans Day as a day to celebrate, commemorate and remember those who give us the freedoms we love and enjoy everyday.  The cost of freedom has never been higher.  Everyone serving our country from the front lines to the cook lines is somebody’s mother, father, sister, brother, […]

BlackBerry Hosting “The New PRIV™ – What Enterprises and Developers Need to Know” Webcast on Nov. 17th

BlackBerry has in our opinion taking the smartphone industry and flipped it upside down, with the release of the BlackBerry Priv. Now on November 17th at 10 AM, BlackBerry is hosting  “The New PRIV™ – What Enterprises and Developers Need to Know.” If you are a developer or want to get more education on the […]

The BlackBerry Priv is now on Amazon US – Currently Unavailable

If you are trying to pick up the BlackBerry Priv and have not yet placed your order, you may want to take a look at Amazon US. Although the device is currently showing unavailable at this time that could change at any given point. The cost of the BlackBerry Priv on Amazon is said to […]

BlackBerry Priv is in high demand! Orders pushed back until November 23rd!

It seems as though BlackBerry has got a hot one with the launch of the BlackBerry Priv! Originally the Priv was released on November 6th thanks to pre-orders with ShopBlackBerry. Well it seems that the demand was way higher then originally anticipated for the first run of the device (that is a very good thing […]

BlackBerry talks about managing Android security patching for PRIV

BlackBerry has recently published a new blog post on Inside BlackBerry that discusses how BlackBerry will handle patching any security flaws with the BlackBerry Priv. BlackBerry will be issuing monthly security updated, hotfix patching and enterprise-managed updates. Check out the full post below and let us know if you plan on picking up the priv. […]

BlackBerry releases Priv apps in Google Play

BlackBerry has just recently released six Android applications into Google Play. Each application listed below is only available for the BlackBerry Priv and cannot be loaded onto any other Android device at this time. We suspect that over time BlackBerry may make these applications available to all Android users, but nothing is official as of […]

Priv by BlackBerry Pre-orders are now live $699 in the U.S. and $899 in Canada

Well it seems that BlackBerry had a change of heart where the pricing of the Priv by BlackBerry is concerned! The Priv by BlackBerry is now up for pre-order and the pricing is lower then what BlackBerry themselves leaked out. If you are in the U.S. you can pick up the Priv for just $699 […]

Priv by BlackBerry flies past the FCC

The Priv by BlackBerry has hit the FCC and left the building! This is one rope that BlackBerry has to cross before the Priv by BlackBerry can jump into your hands. Using FCC ID’s L6ARHK210LW, L6ARHL210LW, L6ARHM180LW bring the following model numbers RHK211LW, RHL211LW, RHM181LW. Just yesterday we let you know the the Priv was […]

UPDATED: Get ready to pre-Order the Priv by BlackBerry for $749.00 from ShopBlackBerry

Update: it seems that BlackBerry has pulled down the links we posted below. They just take you to a blank page and nothing more. Either way we now have the full specs, pricing and availability. Let us know what you think in the comments.   If you are waiting to get your hands on the […]

BlackBerry adds three new social networks!

BlackBerry has added three brand new social media networks! Pinterest, BlackBerry is now using Vine and Periscope social media networks! Check out the announcement below! Over the past few weeks, we’ve been teasing out bits and pieces of news around our newest addition to the device family, PRIV by BlackBerry. You most likely have read […]

Priv by BlackBerry gets certified by PTCRB

PTCRB (Originally called the PCS Type Certification Review Board) has just certified the Priv by BlackBerry. The purpose of the PTCRB is to provide the framework within which GSM, UMTS and LTE Devices obtain certification for use on PTCRB Operator Networks. Gaining a Certification essentially ensures compliance with the cellular network standards. Below you will see […]

Pre-order the Priv by BlackBerry from Rogers

We already know that Bell is setting up for the launch of the Priv by BlackBerry, now Rogers has join in the fun. You can now pre-order the Priv by BlackBerry from Rogers with a $40 deposit. Unfortunately, Rogers did not specify a total cost for the device or an actual release date although Carphone […]

Bell shows off the BlackBerry Priv in new ad

BlackBerry’s latest device is making a splash all around the interwebs and now the Priv By BlackBerry has landed in a brand new advertisement from Bell Canada. The advertisement highlights Bell’s LTE-A expansion in Canada. We are still missing several details surrounding the device, but we expect more info very soon. Check out the ad […]

So how does BlackBerry secure the Android platform?

For those of you Android rooters out there, I will say this good luck rooting the BlackBerry Priv… After reading the article from Inside BlackBerry a few moments ago it seems like it just simply will not be possible. I know a few of you will try to get root on the Priv, but after […]

BlackBerry shows off the Priv on YouTube!

BlackBerry has just published their first official video of the BlackBerry Priv on YouTube! Below you will see the video description from BlackBerry directly. Check out the above video and let us know what you think in the comments. The World’s first BlackBerry Secure Smartphone Powered by Android™ PRIV has the authentic BlackBerry keyboard, legendary […]

Images of OEM BlackBerry accessories for the BlackBerry Priv now available

If you have been waiting to see images of some of the accessories for the BlackBerry Priv, now is your chance! ShopCrackBerry has listed the items for sale with a ship date of November 10th.  Pricing for the below accessories is set at $39.99CAD to $59.99CAD at this time. Check out the images below and […]

Pre-order the Priv by BlackBerry from Carphone Warehouse

Just the other day BlackBerry took the wraps of the Priv by BlackBerry by unveiling a registration page to obtain more information on the device once it is made available to the public. Now Carphone Warehouse has published a new hands on video of the device as well as put the Priv up for pre-order! […]

Sign up for the latest Information on the BlackBerry Priv; Confirmed 3410 mAh battery!

BlackBerry has set up a new landing page for people that are interested in learning more about the Priv, BlackBerry’s first ever Android device. You can sign up to receive the latest product information from BlackBerry on the BlackBerry Priv. Here is what BlackBerry had to say: Priv has the authentic BlackBerry keyboard, legendary security, […]