Future Blackberry 10 Devices May No Longer Feature Removable Batteries [Rumor]

blackberry-q10-tmobileBack in the day, phones with removable and interchangeable batteries were the norm, but that started to change in more modern phones whose batteries are fixed and sealed in a unibody chassis, resulting in the user having to deal with the size of the battery and be careful about their use to prevent the phone from dying on them in the middle of the day.

Thankfully there are still smartphones out there that still have removable batteries, Blackberry phones for instance, such as the Blackberry Z10 and the upcoming Q10. However a rumor picked up by the folks at BBOS might see such a trend die out in future Blackberry 10 products.

Advertisement, article continues below

According to the rumor, it has been suggested that future Blackberry 10 devices, like the rumored R-series for example, will be doing away with the removable back and battery. In fact BBOS has learned that the Q10 could possibly be the last Blackberry 10 device to feature a removable battery, at least as far as Blackberry 10 products released in 2013 are concerned.

Of course if a phone without removable batteries were to pack a whopping amount of juice, like the Motorola RAZR MAXX, that would not be an issue, although at this point in time we are unsure as to what Blackberry might have planned. Take this rumor with a grain of salt for now, but what do you guys make of this?

Read more about BlackBerry and BlackBerry 10. Source: blackberryos

Take action: Like | G+ | Tweet | Pin | User Comments



You May Also Like

Latest BlackBerry Job Cut Feeds Speculation About BB10

BlackBerry 10.3.2 And BlackBerry Blend 1.2 Update To Hit BB10 Devices Soon

BlackBerry 10 OS 10.3.1 Released

BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 Update Set To Arrive This February 19 (Rumor)

BlackBerry 10.3.1 Being Prepped For February 2015 Release

Existing BlackBerry 10 Devices Will Skip OS 10.3

Polled BlackBerry Users Want BlackBerry 10 To Be Themable

BlackBerry 10 Receives Full Operational Capability Certification By Department Of Defense

Most Shared

The Sega Saturn Has Finally Been Cracked After 20 Years

Lady Advertises Herself As A Pokemon GO Trainer For $20 An Hour

Samsung Galaxy Wide Officially Announced

LG To Restructure Mobile Division Following Poor LG G5 Sales

HTC ‘Marlin’ Nexus Specs Leaked

Some OnePlus 3 Users Complaining Of Yellowish Smudge On Their Screens

It Looks Like China Ripped Off Super Smash Bros. As Well

id Software Explains Why Quake Champions Is A PC-Only Game

Man Sues Apple For $10bn Alleging iOS Devices Infringed On His Ideas

Game Of Thrones Confirmed To Have 13 Episodes Left In The Series

Blizzard Wants To Help Combat Harassment On Twitch

Russian Embassy Tweets Image From Command & Conquer To Warn Of Terrorism

Fans Want Help Raising $20 Million To ‘Fix Dorne’ In Game Of Thrones

Hyperloop One’s First Public Speed Test Is A Success

Apple Hit With $2.8 Billion Lawsuit Over iMessage & FaceTime

Alleged iPhone 7 Dummy Unit Photo Surfaces