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BlackBerry exec hints at an upcoming Marshmallow beta test for Priv

While BlackBerry has confirmed that the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for the BlackBerry Priv is coming by early May, it looks like that the company might offer owners of the smartphone access to a beta test for the OS upgrade.

Michael Clewley, the director of Handheld Software Product Management at BlackBerry, hinted about the beta in his personal Twitter feed:

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You can learn all about what Marshmallow will bring to the Priv in our full review over on Android Central.

17 Comments
  • If this is real I would like to join in the fun. Posted via the Android Central App
  • April Fools!
  • This should have shipped with MM.
  • But they couldn't because it's a secure phone and BB prioritizes in security with the priv....at least thats what they told us. Posted from my Nexus 6/Nexus 7 2013/Surface Pro 3
  • M is old news , android N is the next big thing via LG Flex2 with BlackBerry VKB
  • Yeah which isn't even out yet, dumb comment. Posted from my Nexus 6/Nexus 7 2013/Surface Pro 3
  • Keyword being next.... Posted via the Android Central App
  • Word is "o" is trumping "n" Posted via the Android Central App
  • +1 Posted via the Android Central App
  • I like how all 12 priv owners retweeted him. With that said I think it's a great device. BlackBerry just dug too deep of a grave years ago. Posted via the Android Central App
  • All 12 lol Posted via the Android Central App
  • Jerry's correct the current US mobile system is broke Posted via the Android Central App
  • Corporations make more money with a broken system, that's why they pay are congressmen to keep it that way
  • So nice I love my priv best phone of the year Posted via the Android Central App
  • Look at you getting in on the April Fool jokes....I laughed out loud. Posted via the Android Central App
  • Woooo! Count me in Blackberry Priv
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  • Can't wait!! Posted via the Android Central App