Canadian cell phone creator, BlackBerry has chosen to quit making cellular telephones as it is seeing a decrease in deals for a few years.
BlackBerry's CEO John Chen in an announcement said, "The organization arrangements to end all inner equipment advancement and will outsource that capacity to accomplices. This permits us to decrease capital prerequisites and improve return on contributed capital."
"BlackBerry will concentrate on giving cutting edge security and gadget programming," Chen included.
The choice of BlackBerry was for quite some time expected as the organization is seeing a decrease of cell telephone business for a long while, in spite of receiving a few strategies. Once known for its keypad based telephones, the organization bounced to full touch screen based gadgets and had even received Android OS, over its BlackBerry OS.
In any case, notwithstanding that it purportedly sold around 4 lakh gadgets in the late quarter against 5 lakh gadgets in the past quarter.
In the mean time, BlackBerry is attempting to position it as a product organization. It has now reported another joint endeavor, BB Merah Putih, to permit programming and administrations for the generation of gadgets focusing on Indonesia. The endeavor is driven by Tiphone Mobile Indonesia, which is said to have the biggest appropriation system in Indonesia. According to BlackBerry, it will have no part in BB Merah Putih other than authorizing.
"Under the new gadget programming authorizing assention, BB Merah Putih will have full access to the BlackBerry experience, which incorporates the trusted BlackBerry for Android secure programming and the Hub bound together interchanges programming, for the creation of new gadgets in Indonesia," Ralph Pini, Chief Operating Officer and General Manager, Mobility Solutions, at BlackBerry, said