BlackBerry has announced that they will be releasing the BlackBerry OS 10.2 update this week, the update will bring a wide range of new features to BlackBerry devices.
The BlackBerry OS 10.2 update brings new features like Priority Hub, BBM Video with Natural Sound, BlackBerry Keyboard, improvements to copy and paste, faster sharing and more.
The update will be rolled out in stages, and the countries that will get the update this week will include, Africa, Europe, Canada, Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
BlackBerry has also said that the BlackBerry 10.2 update will be rolled out to Latin America in November, as for users in the US, there is no specific date, all that was quoted for the release date was ‘this winter’.
There are details below on how you can get the BlackBerry 10.2 OS update on your device.
To update your BlackBerry smartphone to BlackBerry 10.2 software, look for the alert in the notifications section of the BlackBerry Hub. You can also check for software updates through the System Settings menu and selecting Software Updates. The download will happen in the background, so your information remains safe and you can continue to use your smartphone as it downloads. As always, we recommend you make a current backup of your BlackBerry 10 smartphone. For more information on how to update your BlackBerry 10 smartphone, visit http://www.blackberry.com/update
One thing that BlackBerry noted in their release notes was that ‘not all carriers will be releasing this update’, as yet there are no details on which carriers are included in this list.
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