Blackberry Z10 is designed to compete with Apple iPhone 5 and Google Nexus 4. Blackberry really took time to design a great product and this one really blows previous versions of the blackberry OS out of the water. This flagship is the 1st to have the all-new Blackberry 10 Operating System and also the first with LTE 4G.
Blackberry Z10 is pretty much like an iPhone at first glance, a basic black-slab phone with straight edges and round corners.
Blackberry Z10 key features are the HD display, the 8 Megapixel Rear and front camera, NFC, memory card slot and removable battery. See the quick specs of the phone below.
Blackberry Z10 specifications
Processor: Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait, Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon
Display: 4.2 inches: 1280×768 resolution
Sensor: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
OS: Blackberry 10
Memory: 2 Gigabyte
Storage: 16GB, microSD card
Camera: Rear 1080p@30fps w/ LED flash, Front: 2MP; 720p@30fps
Connectivity: Bluetooh, Wifi, GPS
Battery: 1800 mAh Li-ion
Dimensions: 130 x 65.6 x 9 mm
Weight: 137 Grams
Color: black and white
Another good thing about the Blackberry Z10 is its battery life. It hasa 10-hours talk time over 3G networks and as long as 13 days standby time. The suggested retail price is Php 29,990 and also available in Smart All-In Plan 1800 and Sun Plan 1799, as well a Globe Plan 1799.
The Blackberry Q10 features a superb spacious QWERTY keyboard ,a 3.1-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen display and 8MP rear-mounted camera plus forward-facing snapper that is capable of 1080p Full HD video recording. Powered by a 1.5 Gigahertz dual-core processor and runs on the latest Blackberry Operating System – the version 10.1. The design is cut in the same classic flat shape with softly round edges. See the quick specification below.
Blackberry Q10 Specs
Display: 3.1-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen display
Processor: 1.5 Gigahertz dual-core
Camera: 8 Megapixel Autofocus rear facing Cam, 5x digital zoom, 2MP front facing camera
Connectivity: Wifi, GPS, Bluetooth, microUSB, microHDMI
RAM: 2GB of RAM and 16GB or integrated storage
Dimensions: 119.6mm x 66.8mm x 10.35mm
Weight: 139 Grams
Release date Blackberry Q10 will be from the end of April this year and will be sold by Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, & Sprint, with a suggested retail price of $249.
At last! After hitting on a lot of leaks about this handset, Research in Motion (RIM) has finally introduced the newest addition to the BlackBerry Bold range and is actually the first BlackBerry Bold to ship with the BlackBerry 6.0 operating system. It’s none other than the new BlackBerry Bold 9780 smartphone which looks exactly like its predecessor – the BB 9700.
Here’s a quick overview of the BlackBerry Bold 9780 Specs and Features:
2.44-inch screen @ 480x360p resolution
2GB microSD card slot which can be enhanced up to 32GB
BlackBerry 6 OS
Full QWERTY keypad with optical trackpad
5MP camera with LED Flash and Autofocus
Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 2.1
MicroUSB, USB 2.0
3.5mm audio jack
Talk time of up to 6 hours or 17 days standby time
The processor of the mobile phone is yet to be undisclosed. The handset also gets WebKit-based browser which allows users to enjoy multi-site browsing along with T-Mobile’s version of Wi-FI calling. Users will get to experience integrated access to BBM, Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace. Furthermore, it gets a dedicated BlackBerry YouTube App as well as Universal search.
The BlackBerry Bold 9780 smartphone will be hitting the markets on a large number of mobile carriers in November. On the other hand, T-Mobile has confirmed its version to have a November 17th release date and will be available at a price of $129.99 with a two-year contract.
Research in Motion and Sprint has finally made an official announcement of the BlackBerry Style 9670 smartphone. A lot has been waiting for this mobile phone and many are excited to take a peek at this handset which is dabbled into other unconventional form factors. The BlackBerry Style 9670 smartphone is slated to have its release date on the 31st of October at a price of $99.99 on a two-year contract.
The BlackBerry Style 9670 is actually RIM’s first QWERTY flip phone and will offer specs and features including – the BlackBerry 6, which is the company’s newest operating system. Moreover, it will come packing with dual high resolution displays, a 5MP camera with autofocus and LED flash, 512MB of RAM, 8GB memory pre-installed which can be enhanced up to 32GB memory chip, 360×400 pixel resolution, Wi-Fi b/g/n/, Stereo Bluetooth, GPS, and 3G over EV-DO rev.A. Features-wise, it will be pre-equipped with universal search, WebKit based- browser, as well as a number of upgrades of apps.
Pre-orders for the Steel Gray variant of the device will start on the 19th of October on Sprint and watch out for the Royal purple in the next month. You can also head over Sprint website to learn more about the product.
Shortly after RIM’s announcement of the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300, T-Mobile has also officially announced that they will be the carrier of the recently announced mobile phone and said they’ll be bringing the T-Mobile BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300 in due time. However, there aren’t any details yet in terms of the price of and the release date of this handset. A thing that we know is that the Blackberry Curve 3g is coming in colors such as Smoky Violet and Graphite Grey.
Specs and features of the T-Mobile blackberry Curve 3G 9300:
Dimensions: 4.3 inches x 2.4 inches x 0.55 inches
Mass: 3.8 ounces
2.4-inch LCD touchscreen at 320×240 pixels
Quad-band GSM (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
Tri-Band 3G UMTS/HSDPA
BlackBerry Operating System 5; can be upgraded to BlackBerry OS 6
624 MHz processor
256MB memory onboard
Pre-installed with 2GB memory card which can be enhanced via microSD/SDHC card slot of up to 32GB
Full QWERTY keypad and touch-sensitive trackpad for easy navigation
Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n)
2 megapixel camera with zoom and capable of video recording
Multimedia player, 3.5mm headset jack
Access to fast growing BlackBerry App World including entertainment, games, and social networking
HTML Web browser
BlackBerry Internet Service which allows users to access up to 10 e-mail accounts including – Yahoo!, AOL, Windows Live Hotmail, etc.
Instant Messaging Features such as: Yahoo! Messenger, Windows Live Messenger, Google Talk, and BlackBerry Messenger
Rechargeable 1150 mAhr battery, promising up to 4.5 hours of talk time and 19 days of standby time
Though the hardware of the T-Mobile BlackBerry Curve 3G is nothing new, we’re pretty sure that a lot of people are still getting ready to own this device. For the meantime, feast your eyes with the photo of the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300.
Research in Motion (RIM) has unveiled their new BlackBerry Torch 9800 smartphone which comes packing with both a full QWERTY slider keyboard and a full touchscreen display. RIM has made the BlackBerry Torch 9800 extra interesting as it is the first mobile phone from the company to run the BlackBerry 6.0 operating system.
The BlackBerry 6.0 OS features interface that will allow users to enjoy expanded messaging capabilities as well as to provide access to a couple of social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, BlackBerry Messenger, and a lot more IM applications. Moreover, the BlackBerry OS also comes with a rich WebKit-based browser that caters HTML web pages quickly to enjoy great browsing experience.
The handset also touts a handful of features such as Universal search which allows users to search through apps, emails, contacts, music, Internet, etc. There is also the universal inbox which apparently streams all your messages, emails, and RSS feeds, all which sounds like fun.
Specs of the BlackBerry Torch 9800 Phone
Dimensions: Approx 4.4″ x 2.4″ x 0.57″ when closed, 5.8″ x 2.4″ x 0.57″ when opened
Mass: Approximately 5.7 ounces
3.2-inch LCD touchscreen @ 360×480 pixels
4GB storage onboard
4GB microSD/SDHC memory card slot included (enhance up to 32GB)
BlackBerry 6.0 operating system
5MP camera with LED flash, autofocus, face detection, and geo-tagging capabilities
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
3G at 384Kbps
GPS w/ a-GPS support
1300mAh Li-Ion battery promising up to 5.5 hours of talk time
The release date of BlackBerry Torch 9800 will be this August 12 and will be available to AT&T customers at a price of $199 with a two-year contract. No further information yet as to when the device will be shipped in other regions. For now, watch the introduction video of the BlackBerry Torch 9800.