While that’s undoubtedly good news, if this is the first you’re hearing of it, you’ve already missed out on the first batch, according to Venture Beat – signups filled in less than an hour. For now, you can join the queue for subsequent allocations.
“This event was off the charts”
Gary Vaynerchuk was so impressed with TNW Conference 2016 he paused mid-talk to applaud us.
BlackBerry says the beta will last four to eight weeks; presumably that depends on how many kinks need working out before it can roll out more widely.
Beta testing doesn’t start until next week, so if you’re planning on joining that waitlist, now would be a good time. Priority for the first batch will be given to people who bought their handsets from ShopBlackBerry, Amazon or Carphone Warehouse.
So, it’ll probably be around now that BlackBerry will start getting queries about whether Android N will be coming to the the Priv anytime soon.