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BlackBerry Z10 breaks BB sales records in the UK and Canada

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BlackBerry Z10 breaks BB sales records in the UK and Canada - read the full textThe BlackBerry Z10 – the flagship of the company’s brand new OS – launched in the UK at the end of January, a day after its official announcement. And it sold better than any other BlackBerry in the UK, ever. Here’s what CEO Thorsten Heins had to say about the UK launch: "In the UK, we have seen...

 

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RIM lol

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  • 2013-02-08 11:13
  • 3AxW

Why do they need to talk up the sales? truth is they sold almost nothing. This is just a scene play from a bankrupt company who need to show results fast to get continued credit for operational expenses.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/tec...ing-out.html

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  • 2013-02-08 10:05
  • m7KR

bb nd nokia were in the same situation ...late to move in the then new change...touchscreen nd apps...instead of hurring for the touchscreens in the game without much potent under the hood like non touch optimized,no icons bt just plain letters lke crappy OS for keyboard in S60v3 S60v5...they bored users nd lost their feeling of leading OS...INSTEAD...They sud have waited nd revolutionized lke BB...until they got potent to compete under the hood...BUT ONLY FOR SHIT they abandoned the tradename of SYMBIAN nd moved waste their energy nd time for such in the dark WP...

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  • 2013-02-08 10:05
  • PAXp

> In reply to Nino @ 2013-02-07 17:15 from nrG2 - click to readhahahahahahahahahaha

Android for life

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  • 2013-02-08 09:31
  • fuNh

Not sure where they get these figures from?Where i work we havent sold one handset so far?Dont get me wrong its not a bad piece of kit but for me its priced too high.£500 is far too expensive and to try and compete against the iphone or the s3 is just plain stupid.I suppose its nicer to use and not as ugly as windows 8.

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  • 2013-02-08 08:44
  • 3agc

> In reply to hary @ 2013-02-07 20:47 from RnwK - click to readyes u can use anywhere as long as you have a micro sim.

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  • 2013-02-08 06:40
  • u{JT

> In reply to hary @ 2013-02-07 20:47 from RnwK - click to readyes of course

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  • 2013-02-08 06:22
  • MfxH

the BB is a 2011 or 2012 phone with its specs. only thing they can use as a selling point is its OS, which i dont know if it is any good, but for all i know it could be amazing, i think the ubuntu phone will be better then this though in October.

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  • 2013-02-08 03:53
  • YPam

> In reply to killer droid @ 2013-02-07 17:59 from QGtq - click to readSorry, but its my decision not to have one even though i can. I don't want a system that choke itself, thats kinda trying too hard. On the topic, i wish both phone would be priced competitively.

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  • 2013-02-08 02:58
  • P@1G

> In reply to Zao @ 2013-02-08 00:09 from 3TLU - click to readMost will be returned.. The battery life is real bad.

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  • 2013-02-08 02:57
  • PGXj

Its a great phone and its much more better then all competive devices I love soo much and we waiting soon here in india

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  • 2013-02-08 02:56
  • 3sEw

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-02-07 23:16 from Rn6R - click to readnice phone. much better than iphone and nearly as good as androids, obviously worse than lumia, however good for a good price.

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  • 2013-02-08 00:09
  • 3TLU

very nice phone. Well done blackberry. I like this more then windows and android.

-apple user.

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  • 2013-02-07 23:16
  • Rn6R

I quite like the z10. Now I use a nexus 7 at home as a tablet I'm in the market for a small phone. Might give this a go as the specs look good and its been a few years since I had a 8510

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  • 2013-02-07 22:24
  • nx}5

I don't think anyone was under the illusion that previous versions of Blackberry devices was "better" than iOS or certain android devices. But it all comes down to SUITABILITY and for the smart ones, COST OF OWNERSHIP (COO). From where I sit Blackbery has the best data plan that suits me at the moment. One persons needs and wants are not another's. So some people should calm down and evaluate their own needs when plunking down money for a new gadget instead of falling for hype or fads. Personally I am not into alot of apps, plus I own a good PC, Laptop, 10.1" tablet, 3 2 smartphones. So personally my needs are different. I think I might also be going for the Z10, because, in this device, my wishlist for a phone has been fulfilled by Blackberry .ie hotspot, f/f camera(for video chat), a good touchscreen(IMO physical keyboards are a thing of the past for masses), aesthetically pleasing, etc. Plus they even surprised me with features I wasn't requiring but I think will come in handy..
HOW MANY RANDOM APPS DO YOU NEED? Keep in mind alot of these apps drain battery in various ways, might cause security issues, etc.. SMH.

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  • 2013-02-07 21:37
  • kiPy

Please, tell me could I use B z10 back in my country Indonesia (Asean Country) I really want to purchase one.
Would you pleased send that information Thank you very much.

hary

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  • 2013-02-07 20:47
  • RnwK

Sme very defensive people on here. I am an iPhone user. I have tried android 3 times nt my cup of tea and I'm nt a big fan of wp. I will give bb10 a little try but why on earth do people hate on other people because they prefere other stuff!! Why do bb want to fail. More choice the better

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  • 2013-02-07 20:04
  • 3Wm%

Why not Indonesia first?

Kacuk

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  • 2013-02-07 18:31
  • QHJ5

> In reply to kill-for-exclusivity @ 2013-02-07 13:59 from fCUI - click to readYou got it buddy, upgrade and innovate. Then this Ubuntu is joining the game and I am curious what features it might offer to us consumers.

That OS you're pertaining to having a hard time cathing up... they should actually learn from Blackberry.

After SONY experia, coming soon S4.... more choices man :)

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  • 2013-02-07 18:20
  • PGfx

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