BlackBerry Venice Running Android Lollipop has surfaced in new renders, thanks to @evleaks.
BlackBerry briefly shown off a smartphone with a curved display that wraps around the side and a slide-out keyboard, earlier at this year’s Mobile World Congress trade show.
Rumors of a new BlackBerry smartphone powered by the Android operating system also made the rounds for quite some time in July and now, the recent renders.
The new renders show Google Play Store, BlackBerry Hub, Content transfer and more. Based on earlier rumors, the BlackBerry Venice will have a 5.4-inch Quad HD display, powered by a 1.8 GHz Hexa-core Snapdragon 808 64-bit SoC, 3GB RAM, come with a 18-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.
According to the new leak, the smartphone will be available through Sprint, T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon in November.
Earlier rumors said that it will launch on November 16th. BlackBerry might reveal more details about the smartphone at IFA in Berlin in September, which is just a few weeks away.