BlackBerry went back to the drawing board and decided in order to appease its current legacy customers it would have to make a few sacrifices.

One sacrifice in particular was the decision to bring back the five button toolbelt. Essentially, the toolbelt goes against everything BlackBerry 10 has stood for, with its nifty swipe gestures.

Thus, BlackBerry decided to create the Classic. Though, as we pointed out, the device seeks a target audience in the tens of millions.

Most of the physical QWERTY lovers now have a more suitable reason to ditch their Bolds or Curves and adopt a BB10 smartphone. But, what about the all-touch user base?

After BlackBerry’s absolute disastrous Storm series, the company was still fixated on offering an iPhone competitor. Enter: the BlackBerry Torch 9860 and 9850. BlackBerry ditched the SurePress Piezo clickable touchscreen for a solid slate. The iconic five button toolbelt re-emerged once more.

Despite the horrid user experience with OS 7.0, which was never designed to be used with a touchscreen, the Torch 9860 was an absolute visual stunner. BlackBerry’s design team really outdid themselves in the form factor department. Unfortunately, the 9860 was never a big-time seller.

Now, fast-forward to 2015, with the recently launched “Classic” device, BlackBerry should continue the life of the toolbelt in other device offerings. In our poll, it was found a whopping amount of users felt the toolbelt had greatly increased their productivity on the Classic. I imagine you’d see similar feedback if BlackBerry were to release an all-touch device with the five button toolbelt.

Would you want a BlackBerry 10 iteration of the Torch 9860? Sound off in the comments!