It's finally happened. Blackberry is putting their venerable and ground breaking Classic out to pasture:
Sometimes it can be very tough to let go. For BlackBerry, and more importantly for our customers, the hardest part in letting go is accepting that change makes way for new and better experiences.
Ralph Pini, Chief Operating Officer and General Manager for Devices at BlackBerry (see Blackberry's blog)
It looks like the company is going to focus on their smartphone line and no longer have room for this older model Production of the now iconic Blackberry with keyboard will come to an end this year although Blackberry will continue offering support.