History of BlackBerry
BlackBerry was first introduced as a two ways pager in Munich, Germany, in 1999, designed and marked by BlackBerry limited. It is formerly known as Research in Motion Limited (RIM). The most recent BlackBerry devices are the Z30, Z10, Q10 and Q5. The Z10 and Q10 were released on January 30, 2013, and the Q5 was released on May 14, 2013. The user interface varies by model; most had featured a physical QWERTY keyboard, while newer generations have relied on a multi-touch screen and virtual keypad. BlackBerry\’s latest Flagship phone the BlackBerry Z30 based on a 5” Super AMOLED, 1280×720 resolution, at 295 ppi 24-bit color depth and powered by Quad-Graphics and Qualcomm\’s Dual Core 1.7 GHz MSM8960T Pro.
I am using BlackBerry device for past 7 years and browsing its developed apps. As you all know every electronic device has pros and cons incorporated with the device including blackberry os advantages and disadvantages so below are few of them for you to know:
Advantages of BlackBerry device
The BlackBerry Device allows the users to access their mail, text, social media activity and calendar, and provides Internet access through 2g, 3g, and in some devices 4g and Wi-Fi connection, host of applications designed to make people\’s lives more efficient. You can securely connect your device to an MS office mail server.
Good QWERTY keyboard, well for web browsing, good for social networking like Messengers via BlackBerry messenger (BBM), Yahoo, Gtalk, Viber, and WhatsApp – Call quality is very good, fast texting, multiple emails, good battery life, well-made stylish phones.
You will not be able to lose your data. Even if you take out your BlackBerry’s battery and put it back after a week, you will still have all of your data on it. BlackBerry device is very easy to use and small enough to carry around. The blackberry has a wireless network so you can use it from where ever you want.
Blackberry devices have security accreditation from a variety of organizations worldwide. Its data encryption technology is well respected. Most of government agencies and corporations worldwide use Blackberry smartphones because of the devices’ ability to secure sensitive information.
Research in Motion (RIM) invented the push e-mail technology that lends the core functionality of their devices. BlackBerry devices have a reliable or a secure e-mail delivery system. No other smartphone has this respect.
BlackBerry mobile phones have a GPS system. From this feature it seems quite impossible to lose your device. If in any case you lose your device you can track it down easily. BlackBerry features and benefits are up to date and have caught up with the technological growing market.
Disadvantages of BlackBerry device
Some times in Blackberry track ball devices, the track ball falls out from the device because of the very harsh use.
If you travel a lot in different countries you need special permission to use BlackBerry messenger (BBM), because many countries don’t allow BlackBerry messenger (BBM).
Because of the security check software BlackBerry take 5 to 10 minutes to turn on after unplugging the battery.
The BlackBerry curve and BlackBerry bold are the big, bulky phones. It may not be able to fit in your pockets.
Almost all models have similar utility and features, Minor changes in new models.
BlackBerry is a good smartphone for both Business and formal use; it has all features which are needed in a good smartphone.