BlackBerry 10.2.1 is being tested internally at the Canadian cell phone firm and there’s some attention-grabbing news coming out of its offices. Screenshots and images leaked not too long ago have shown the Google Play retailer allegedly working on a BlackBerry handset, fuelling rumors that an update to the BlackBerry OS will allow users to install applications straight from the Android retailer.

Google Play on BB 10.2.1?

Google Play on BB 10.2.1?

The photographs first emerged on the Crack Berry discussion board, the place the unique poster mentioned that the photographs had been discovered on-line. The collection of photography presentations the Google Play store working on a BlackBerry Z10. One picture additionally displays the multi-tasking display showing both the Play store as well as the BlackBerry World apps switched on simultaneously.

While the pictures seem legit to the untrained eye, Photoshop sleuths can be one of the best individuals to say if the image has been tampered with or not. It might be too early to imagine something like a BlackBerry tool operating Android applications, but it surely looks like a great dream. It could most significantly; assist users who’re at present aspect-loading Android applications on their BlackBerry units. For these now not within the be aware of, side-loading is a quite tedious course of that includes using the Android Runtime to have devices run Android apps.

BlackBerry World and Google Play

BlackBerry World and Google Play

The dearth of applications has been BlackBerry’s Achilles ‘heel and this partnership might smartly handle that part of the ecosystem. Considering the fact that BlackBerry 10.2.1 can be affecting the Playbook too, it seems like a moneymaking provide for the Canadian handset maker. In fact, due to the fact that there is no way of confirming the authenticity of these pictures, we advise you are taking it with a pinch of salt until the subsequent bunch of leaks appears on the scene.