Verizon says that the BlackBerry Priv will join its smartphone lineup “soon”


The other day, we showed you a picture of the BlackBerry Priv running over the Verizon network. Despite the leaked image, Big Red is not quite yet ready to sell you the device. The phone launched today, and is available from AT&T in the U.S.  BlackBerry’s own online store also offers the Android powered slider in the states. The MSRP for the handset is $ 699.

While Verizon isn’t ready to sell its customers the Priv today, it will be ready “soon.” That is the word from the mobile operator’s own @VerizonNews Twitter account. Verizon has also put up a place on its website where those …