Have you heard about the new Blackberry Priv? Yes, it is a Blackberry device running on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. It is the first device from this company to have Android, and users are loving it. Mixing the virtual keyboard with a real one is a great idea, especially for those long-time Blackberry fans.
Developers have extracted the Blackberry Priv firmware, obtaining some of the most important applications such as the official Blackberry launcher, keyboard, Blackberry Services, calendar and stock wallpapers.
If you want to download all high-resolution Blackberry Priv wallpapers, you can check them out here. If you want other applications, continue reading.
User xaiux has posted a forum thread with a collection of links for some of the most requested Priv applications. The list includes Priv launcher and keyboard. All are in APK format so you can install these apps on your phone easily without needing root access.
- Blackberry Priv launcher (Download)
- Blackberry Priv keyboard (Download)
- Blackberry Services & Framework (Download)
- Blackberry Calendar (Download)
Download the APK files from the download links above on your phone. Go to Settings > Security and make sure that ‘Unknown Sources’ is enabled. This allows your phone to install third-party APK files. Go to the download folder and tap on the downloaded APK file to install it. That’s all you have to do to get Blackberry Priv on your Android phone.