BlackBerry had Blend version 1.2 available for Beta Zone users for awhile. BlackBerry has now pushed the Blend 1.2.1.74 update to all users for BlackBerry 10, Android, and iOS.

As seen in the beta, the new BlackBerry Blend update brings a refreshed UI and other features listed in the changelog:

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  • Dashboard and application navigation redesign
  • Ability to reply directly to BBM and SMS messages from within notification pop-ips
  • Visual enhancements to file transfers
  • Spell check support
  • Support for portrait mode for tablets
  • Performance improvements and bug fixes

The new Blend update will also require the Blend desktop client. Download it for Windows or Mac. The new Blend update should be pushed to your device if you’ve already downloaded it from BlackBerry World.

See our original BlackBerry Blend hands-on walkthrough video.