BlackBerry is back with a new flagship phone, and it's more beautiful than ever.
Re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented. These are not merely some buzzwords for BlackBerry. The freshly announced flagship smartphone, the BlackBerry Z10
, brings many exciting firsts that should attract company's loyal users and newcomers alike.
Marking a serious departure from company's previous handsets, the new BlackBerry Z10 is an all-touch device. You won't find any physical buttons on this compact smartphone's front fascia, and that means everything revolves around the 4.2-inch capacitive touchscreen. Sporting an HD resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels, the screen has been specifically designed for precise touch input, so typing on the BlackBerry's new virtual keyboard is a faster and more responsive experience. Underneath the stylish yet very functional outer case lies a dual-core 1.5 GHz processor with 2 GB of Ram that plays a vital role in making the new multitasking experience on the BlackBerry Z10 as effortless as it looks.
On the connectivity side of things, the BlackBerry Z10 packs a varied selection of industry's standards such as quad-band HSDPA, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC. And, what's also important for the long run, BlackBerry's new flagship is 4G-ready. There's even a micro HDMI port for outputting video from the Z10 onto a bigger screen, while a microSD memory card slot ensures you can expand the phone's built-in 16 GB memory whenever you like. BlackBerry Z10's multimedia prowess is further underlined by a built-in 8 Mpix main camera with 1080p video recording capabilities, and TimeShift feature that lets users choose a better shot in case someone blinks.
The BlackBerry Z10 is more than just a new BlackBerry
smartphone - it's also the first BlackBerry that runs on the all-new BlackBerry 10 operating system. Whether you take a photo, use an app or send an email, the elegance of the new BlackBerry 10 OS pertains everything you do on the Z10. At the core of it lies the BlackBerry Hub that allows you to check social network, email and other app notifications without pulling you way from your current tasks. Important for a successful launch of the new platform, there are now over 70,000 apps available in BlackBerry World, where you'll find familiar names like Skype, WhatsApp, Amazon Kindle, Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, and many more.
In essence, Z10 is the slick and new Blackberry experience you've been waiting for, a fresh start to meet and surpass modern smartphone standards while also keeping the platform's traditional strengths in clear focus. So, are you ready to pull the trigger on the new Blackberry Z10