How many BlackBerry Android devices have been sold?

by Volker Weber

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Help me with Google Play Store statistics. If you look up DTEK, the software that comes with all BlackBerry Android devices, it shows less than half a million downloads. When you activate a PRIV, DTEK50 or DTEK60, it will automatically download all updates to pre-installed sotware from the store. So for each device, there should be at least one download. And I believe that every consecutive download no longer counts against that tally.

If I am correct, then BlackBerry has sold less than half a million of those three devices, combined. If you look for the BlackBerry Hub+ Services, that also runs on other Android phones, the number of downloads passes half a million but not one million.

Bottom line: Apple sells more iPhones in a single day than BlackBerry sold Android phones in more than a year.

Comments

Sad, but probably correct

David Guillaume, 2017-01-24 11:49

ca. 0,1% of these Devices are currently managed by me... ;-)

Ralph Hammann, 2017-01-24 12:29

The Google Play store keeps tabs for each country separately no?

Jean-Pierre Durand, 2017-01-24 20:58

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