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BlackBerry Z10 review: Swipe clean

15 February 2013 | Read the review | Post your comment
BlackBerry Z10 review: Swipe clean - read the full textThe BlackBerry Z10 heralds the rebirth of a fallen leader in the smartphone market. Its a clean break from the past with a big touchscreen and novel OS, but the same business mentality that made it the favorite of office dwellers around the world...

 

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this phone is a joke. no whatsapp, no Skype, short battery life, facebook is full of bugs as it shows you random news feed from last week and you cant upload photos in a specific album. Z10 sucks bigtime. and stop telling everyone to not compare it with apple or Samsung phones, duhhhhhhh. when you are buying something you compare it with other phones to get the most of it. don't be blind. stay away from this phone im telling you..

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  • 2013-03-11 03:33
  • 3Y1$

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Just to let you know you are very wrong. Not everyone thats getting the phone is a blackberry user. Yes blackberrys are behind in the technology area but blackberry lost its cust base when iphones and android got big. Now rim is going to win those users back. And if someone has a blackberry for years its because they actually last unlike iphones and android devices believe me this is coming from someone that has has 4 iphones in 2years, 2 androids in ayear and ONE blackberry thats lasted 3years and still the best phone, most reliable device i have ever had! sorry people that have lives dont need instagram and bull sh*t apps that android and apple have.

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  • 2013-03-07 21:00
  • KI1f

Z10 has amazing keyboard no comparision with any brand. Very accurate prediction while typing....... Over all awesome feature's no word to explain these .....only you can feel it on live!!!!!

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  • 2013-03-05 15:01
  • 3sE3

z10 good divece i like it and good UI

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  • 2013-03-05 14:29
  • UNVa

> In reply to lol @ 2013-02-18 10:02 from 9F}0 - click to readI dont know nothing? Excuse me, but why should I give a chance to this phone as I already sold it. Its a very competitive market and to release the Z10 without skype or whats app or a proper working facebook or twitter or foursquare is very disrespectful. Blackberries are great but the Z10 is unfurnished. And stop making excuses that whatsapp or skype or other apps wil be released "SOON". Everyone keeps saying soon soon soon soon or its on its way etc. When the truth is iOS and Android has been enjoying it for years already. Stop defending the Z10 cause it doesnt equal iPhone or Galaxy. Even the older blackberries has a proper facebook and longer batterylife. I sold my Z10 because it just cant deliver.

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  • 2013-03-04 08:39
  • 3Y1Z

The Next Level of Smartphone Platform for the Next Decade. Just like what we've did before for ten years earlier..

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  • 2013-03-04 06:39
  • Qxpm

Thanks blackberry for making such a beautiful phone I have it a week and it's the best phone I have ever used, it's lacking apps but I am willing to live without it damn!!!! This phone sweet and I gave away my new Samsung note 2, and the Samsung note is over rated just like the iPhone thanks again blackberry.

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  • 2013-03-03 23:26
  • PHur

> In reply to Rudi Narada @ 2013-03-03 13:06 from tA$h - click to readLatest OS update# 10.10.85 released on Feb 28th solves Battery problem. Battery is more then double after this update. Check with your carrier when this update is avilable. Camera is improved and Battery life is amazing after this upate.

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  • 2013-03-03 18:49
  • q{Nf

Autometicaly contacts delete in black berry z10

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  • 2013-03-03 17:06
  • 7tCN

Have got one 2 days bfore, battery live sucks, also heating issue on the back. Very good GUI, intuitive, fast response, web browser is great better than iphone5, virtual keyboard is the best!, pls fix the power design and heating issue...

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  • 2013-03-03 13:06
  • tA$h

i was wipeing my z10 and the plug to pc came out in middle of it. now there is an inage on screen when it comes that phone connect tp pc but when i di it is not reconized , i need help please.

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  • 2013-03-02 18:03
  • q{Nh

Exclnt Exclnt Exclnt I have no regrets over z10 which I had bought,instead I am very Happy over the performance and the quality!

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  • 2013-03-02 17:14
  • uuD$
  • I want Q10, not this
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Blackberry made a HUGE mistake by releasing this first instead of focussing on the Q10 which has real promise.

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  • 2013-02-28 15:51
  • t}kG

Was very eager to get the toy but when started using it felt like a dumb!. Key features like Social feeds, sharing etc are missing. Apps not workin properly. A very hectic way to get your contacts synced where as desktop application for OS 7 and the previous one is much easier to organise and get hold of all the data. No facility of syncing Back up from OS 7. Last but not least why should a customer pay heavy amount for a fone which has an impression of Eunuch.

I think the product has been marketed hastily without keeping in mind the consequences and proper research. In my humble opinion Z10 will make BB suffer more then the previous ones

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  • 2013-02-26 07:52
  • gyrE

The official confirms WHAT'S APP coming to Blackberry 10 in March. There's no doubt, every folks I show up my Z10 talk to me. "I want that bloody Phone, mate !"

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  • 2013-02-25 12:26
  • Qxpm

Blackberry have to do something special for the fans of bb all round the world but to me right here bbz10 is not perfect or special like apple5 or apple4 this real mistake from bb to produce something scrab and put hight cost buck on it .we needs something special not this fuc**king handset like this ahhhhhhh too bad.no more drama in others company like this nonsence bb with hell of stupid devise bb10

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  • 2013-02-24 22:20
  • 3sEw

I don't know if it's just me. but this ui is dame ugly. I wished they went a little mordern

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  • 2013-02-24 18:17
  • NwiL

> In reply to Dave2054 @ 2013-02-19 01:43 from myUD - click to readThe Z10 battery life is excellent.

To get it to last long, please do the following:

Make sure you have the latest BlackBerry World update;

Disable music updates in BBM (because it is constantly connecting to the internet to receive them);

Use ONLY the 750 ma charger that came with the phone, as opposed to older BB chargers;

Turn off NFC and;

Turn off WiFi if not in use or if not needed.

Trust me folks, you will notice a huge difference

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  • 2013-02-24 11:47
  • Mqfx

> In reply to nABil7 @ 2013-02-24 08:45 from ftb} - click to readBlackBerry have explained this over and over again: that there is no BIS does not mean that BlackBerry services won't work on the Z10.

Having a data plan on the Z10 opens it up to the internet like BIS does on pre-BB10 handsets. BlackBerry has essentially made getting on the internet a simple matter of putting a sim card in and browsing.

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  • 2013-02-24 11:45
  • Mqfx

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