The BlackBerry Z10 will be available for pre-order starting Thursday March 14 at www.verizonwireless.com/blackberryz10.
Customers will be able to choose from two color models, black or white, with white being a Verizon Wireless exclusive.
The new BlackBerry
10 platform includes the BlackBerry Hub, a center for communication that streamlines
all of a user’s messages, and a keyboard that adapts to their style. Verizon Wireless plans to offer the BlackBerry
Z10 and the BlackBerry Q10, two global-ready 4G LTE smartphones running BlackBerry
10, providing customers with more 4G
smartphones to choose from. The BlackBerry Z10 will be available for
$199.99 with a new two year customer agreement in Black and White color
models, with the White model being exclusive to Verizon
challenge for many users is managing multiple inboxes including text
messages, personal e-mails and social media
accounts. BlackBerry Hub helps organize the incoming messages, so users
can view and participate in conversations as they happen. Finger
gestures on the screen let users easily ‘peek’ into the Hub from any
screen, keeping conversations flowing.
keyboard is no longer just about tapping letters on a screen. It’s
about how it adjusts to a user’s typing style,
whether it’s a rapid or a one-handed typist. It’s about the keyboard
understanding what the user wants to say and creating personalized
prediction and contextual auto-corrections. BlackBerry Calendar is
another feature that understands and adapts to how the
smartphone is used. Every time a new appointment or meeting is created,
the calendar predicts and suggests who should be invited.
BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) users will be able to take advantage of 4G LTE to enjoy
innovative BBM video chatting with screen sharing. Co-workers can
screen share and review documents and presentations, and friends can
chat about things like recent vacations, sharing
pictures and video to make it a richer exchange.
Employee-owned devices are a reality in today’s mobile world. Business users will be able to take advantage of BlackBerry
Enterprise Service 10 and use features like BlackBerry®
Balance™, which separates and secures work emails, apps and content
the personal experience. Personal apps and data are kept separately so
once the work day is done, you can easily switch the phone’s persona to