Young certainly thinks that the KEYone will be the key to get users to return to Black Berry, and hopefully the start of another successful period for the company.“We never went away - our customers did!
The Black Berry KEYOne has finally been officially revealed at Mobile World Congress 2017.
If you want to buy one, you’ll need to head down to the flagship Selfridges store on Oxford Street in London.
The good news is that the phone will eventually be available to buy elsewhere, with Carphone Warehouse confirmed to be stocking the phone as soon as May 5, 2017.“We want to congratulate Black Berry Mobile on the UK launch of the Black Berry Key One,” said Bosse Myhr, Selfridges Director of Technology, Home and Menswear.
Black Berry’s latest smartphone has finally launched in the UK, although it’s not easy to get your hands on one.
The Black Berry Key One is now available to purchase in the UK, although stock is limited to just one retailer initially.
A major new feature set to launch with the Passport is Black Berry Assistant - Black Berry’s attempt to produce a useful voice-control feature.
First revealed back at Mobile World Congress back in February, the company’s latest device is officially on sale in the UK from today.Black Berry is also keen to highlight the software included in its new device, particularly the DTEK security tools.The company says that the KEYone is right up there with the most secure smartphones available today, with the advanced DTEK software combined with encryption built in to the device’s hardware itself.“Security and privacy is at the heart of what we do,” Young says, “We are the world's most secure Android phone.” is currently putting the device through its paces, with a review coming up soon.Other UK networks will also carry the new device soon, although Black Berry could not confirm which carriers, or when it would be available.The Black Berry KEYone will also be offered on the company’s online store from today, although Black Berry says that the device has sold out for the time being.