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Microsoft in talks with investment firms on a possible purchase of the Canadian manufacturer of BlackBerry smartphones in order to increase mobile portfolio and the acquisition of patents BlackBerry.

Chinese companies Huawei, Lenovo and Xiaomi also expressed interest in BlackBerry, say unnamed sources. Their purpose is to expand the American and European markets. None of the companies has taken concrete steps towards acquisition.

This is not the first time we hear that Microsoft wants to buy BlackBerry. At the beginning of the year, it became clear that such plans had and Samsung, but then these rumors were officially denied.

BlackBerry has an interesting history – from one of the top manufacturers of smartphones, the company reached the absolute bottom in consumer electronics. Many governments, however, continue to use corporate services and telephones for the good encryption. US President Barack Obama is one of them and still use BlackBerry phones for personal purposes.

In the fourth quarter of last year BlackBerry managed to sell only 1.6 million. Smartphone, which is a minimum percentage of what competitors like Apple and Samsung sold. Tim Cook and company, for example, managed to sell 74.5 million. IPhone in the same period. Samsung, in turn, remains the top smartphone manufacturer worldwide.

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