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Supported features by device type

This quick reference compares the supported capabilities of
iOS
,
macOS
,
Android
, and
Windows 10
devices in
BlackBerry UEM
.
For more information about supported OS versions, see the Compatibility matrix.

Device features

Feature
iOS
macOS
Android
Windows 10
Wireless activation
Wireless activation using a QR code
Client app required for activation
1
Customize terms of use agreement for activation
Restrict activation by device model
View and export device report (e.g., hardware details)
Restrict unsupervised devices
2
2
1
For
iOS
devices enrolled in DEP, client app must be assigned to users or groups.
2
For devices activated with MDM controls, or
User privacy
with SIM-based licensing only.

Security features

Feature
iOS
macOS
Android
Windows 10
Separation of work and personal data
1
2
User privacy for personal data
1
2
Encryption of work data at rest
1
2
Send IT commands to devices
Control device capabilities using IT policies
Delete work data after period of inactivity
1
1
Enforce password requirements
Enforce encryption of media card
3
Enforce encryption of internal storage
1
Requires
BlackBerry Dynamics
apps.
2
Requires
Samsung Knox Workspace
,
Android Enterprise
,
Android Management
, or
BlackBerry Dynamics
apps.
3
For
Samsung Knox
devices only.

Sending certificates to devices

Feature
iOS
macOS
Android
Windows 10
CA certificate profiles
SCEP profiles
Shared certificate profiles
User credential profiles

Managing work connections for devices

Feature
iOS
macOS
Android
Windows 10
BlackBerry 2FA
profiles
BlackBerry Dynamics
connectivity profiles
CalDAV
profiles
CardDAV
profiles
Enterprise connectivity
BlackBerry Secure Connect Plus
1
Exchange ActiveSync
email profiles
2
BlackBerry Secure Gateway
IMAP/POP3 email profiles
Proxy profiles
Single sign-on profiles
VPN profiles
3
Wi-Fi
profiles
1
Only for
Android Enterprise
devices and
Knox Workspace
devices.
2
Only for
Motorola
devices that support the EDM API,
Android Enterprise
devices, and
Knox
devices.
3
For
Knox Workspace
devices only.

Managing your organization’s standards for devices

Feature
iOS
macOS
Android
Windows 10
Activation profiles
App lock mode profiles
1
1
1
BlackBerry Dynamics
profiles
Compliance profiles
Device profiles
Enterprise Management Agent
profiles
Location service profiles
1
Only for supervised
iOS
devices,
Knox
devices that are activated with
MDM controls
,
Windows 10
Education, and
Windows 10
Enterprise devices.

Protecting lost or stolen devices

Feature
iOS
macOS
Android
Windows 10
Specify device password
Lock device
Activation lock
Specify device password and lock
Specify work space password and lock
1
Unlock device and clear password
Delete all device data
2
Delete only work data
1
Only for
Android Enterprise
devices.
2
For
Motorola
devices that support the EDM API, information on the media card is also deleted. For
Knox Workspace
devices, you can choose to delete information on the media card.

Configuring roaming

Feature
iOS
macOS
Android
Windows 10
Disable automatic synchronization when roaming
1
Disable data when roaming
2
3
1
For
Knox
devices only.
2
You can configure data roaming settings in a network usage profile.
3
For
Android Enterprise
and
Knox
devices only.

Managing apps

Feature
iOS
macOS
Android
Windows 10
Distribute public apps from storefront (
App Store
,
Google Play
,
Windows Store
,
BlackBerry World
)
Manage work app catalog
Brand work app catalog
Restrict apps
Distribute internal apps
Add app shortcuts to devices