BlackBerry Passport | CrackBerry.com

BlackBerry Passport

Model
Passport
Screen Resolution
1440x1440
Announced
1 Jun 2014
Released
1 Jun 2014
BlackBerry Passport RSS Feed

All BlackBerry Passport

Rogers rolling out OS 10.3.0.1418 for the BlackBerry Passport

When it comes to OS updates for the BlackBerry Passport, Rogers seems to be leading the pack. They were the first carrier to roll out an update before the device was fully officially announced and now they've gone ahead and released another. Now appearing on Passports is software update v10.3.0....

BlackBerry takes over the front page of the Economic Times India

BlackBerry has been no stranger to taking out newspaper ads recently. Just last month they took out an ad in The Globe and Mail across Ontario, but this time around they've gone further and arguably wider with a more creative ad. The October 9th issue of The Economic Times India features a...
DownTube

Down Tube gets updated with BlackBerry Passport support

S4BB have been quick off the mark to update Down Tube with BlackBerry Passport support, so if you fancy downloading videos to your device for viewing at a later time, this is the perfect way to do so. Version 1.5.4 is now in BlackBerry World and with it brings some UI tweaks to make things...
Passport

The BlackBerry Passport launches in Vietnam - available October 24th

It was only yesterday that we reported that the mighty BlackBerry Passport had officially launched in Hong Kong. The word on the street is that the BlackBerry flagship has now also been announced in Hanoi, Vietnam. It's looking like consumers will have a couple of weeks to wait as it's...
BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry Passport now available through Expansys USA

Anyone hunting for somewhere to pick up a BlackBerry Passport should check out Expansys, as their U.S. arm has just announced availability. Considering ShopBlackBerry is out of stock, you may want to snag one before they run out. For those unfamiliar, the Passport is BlackBerry's distinctly...
InstaVenue HD

InstaVenue HD gets updated with BlackBerry Passport support

InstaVenue HD has been a firm favorite BlackBerry 10 app of mine ever since it became available back in October 2013. For users who don't want to be without it when you pick up a BlackBerry Passport you now have no fear as the developer has tweaked things and this latest update brings full...

Twittly updated to v0.2.700.1 - Brings full BlackBerry Passport support!

A while back we let you all know of a new Twitter client coming from Nemory Studios called Twittly that was available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone and since then the app has grown rather significantly and gained quite a few users along the way. We haven't been tracking EVERY beta update but rather...

BlackBerry Passport launched in Hong Kong

If you live in Hong Kong and have patiently been awaiting the arrival of the BlackBerry Passport, your wait is over. The device has now officially been announced at a launch event held earlier today and is available for ordering across several ordering channels of HKT such as CSL and 1010 with a...

Here's how you disassemble a BlackBerry Passport

If for whatever reason you're looking to tear apart your brand new BlackBerry Passport, there's now a new video that will help you along. The folks over at BlackBerryVietNamForum have tore down a BlackBerry Passport to get a closer at look how it was all put together. It's certainly not as...

BlackBerry Passport Gold Edition spotted looking luxurious

We've all seen the piano black and porcelain white version of the BlackBerry Passport, which are both great looking devices. Then we saw an all black version appear and as we know from previous device launches, it was only a matter of time before we saw one pampered in gold, be it directly from...

Here's how to ensure you get LTE on your BlackBerry Passport while using AT&T

Did you just pick up a brand new BlackBerry Passport and are trying to use it on AT&T but not getting LTE? Here's the thing. Carrier systems are often tricky and sometimes they don't place so nice with devices they don't fully recognize or weren't directly purchased through them. For the most...

BlackBerry Passport once again in stock on Shop BlackBerry!

If you still haven't got your hands on BlackBerry Passport and are looking to pick one up, you might want to hit up Shop BlackBerry as soon as possible. It appears as though BlackBerry's online storefront is once again taking orders for their latest and greatest smartphone. There is still a...
Win a BlackBerry Passport!

Win a BlackBerry Passport from Rogers and CrackBerry!

Live in Canada? Want to win a FREE BlackBerry Passport? If so, this is the contest for you! Our friends at Rogers are going to hook up one lucky CrackBerry reader with a complimentary BlackBerry Passport!!!! Entering for your chance to win is super easy. Simply login to CrackBerry.com, leave a...

BlackBerry marketing gets a kick in the pants from advertising and marketing firm Gyro

Have you noticed there has been more marketing coming out of BlackBerry lately? The launch of the BlackBerry Passport has brought forth plenty of new videos, new imagery, new ad placements, new slogans and more. For years now, BlackBerry fans have been asking for marketing muscle from...

Complete list of carriers and places to buy a BlackBerry Passport!

With the BlackBerry Passport now officially on the market and spreading to different regions rather quickly, one of the biggest questions we're seeing is 'When will it be available in my country?' For their part, BlackBerry made it a little bit easier by placing the device on Amazon, which ships...

BlackBerry CEO: BlackBerry Passport is to help busy professionals make time, not kill it

Remember back when the first images of the BlackBerry Passport first started showing up? Many people thought BlackBerry was crazy and comments like 'What was BlackBerry thinking?!?' were pretty easy to find. After a while though, a lot of people began to change their mind on the device and began...

Tim Allen shows off his BlackBerry Passport on the Jimmy Kimmel show

Being a Brit I'm no expert on American talk shows. I sure am familiar with Tim Allen though and it looks like the gadget loving movie star is rocking the BlackBerry Passport - and liking it. When it comes to good publicity you can't beat something like this. I'm not sure how many million...
Pop Corny

Pop Corny for BlackBerry 10 gets updated - Now play it on your Passport

Most folk won't initially think of the BlackBerry Passport as a gaming device, but that doesn't mean that that massive square screen won't offer a great experience - far from it. The developer of the popular game Pop Corny has been quick to update the app with support for the Passport and it...

South African carrier Cell C rolls out awesome ad featuring the BlackBerry Passport

South African carrier Cell C is currently running their Believe & Make It #EPIC contest and marketing campaign wherein entrants can win over 7700 prizes worth R5 million, from the 1st of November 2014 until the end of January 2015. To help spread the word they've now rolled out a pretty...

The BlackBerry hard shell case adds quick and easy protection to your BlackBerry Passport

If you picked up a brand new BlackBerry Passport or are planning on doing so eventually then chances are good that you're also going to be looking into picking up a case to protect your new device. One of the first cases to hit the ShopCrackBerry Store for the BlackBerry Passport was the official...

Pages

Body: 

The BlackBerry Passport was launched on September 24th, 2014 at launch events held in London, Toronto and Dubai. The device features a physical keyboard, a 4.5" 1440x1440 LCD display and a 3450mAh battery. The BlackBerry Passport also introduced a capacitive touch keyboard that allows users to perform gestures on the actual keys — for deleting words, predictive text or scrolling the browser, for example. Inside the Passport is 3GB RAM, 32GB of flash storage that is expandable up to 128GB, powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 2.2GHz quad-core processor. In the camera department, the BlackBerry Passport makes use of a 13MP 1080p front facing camera along with a 2MP 720p front-facing camera.

Looking for more info? Check out the full CrackBerry review of the BlackBerry Passport.