Feb 042013

We are told that the developers who got the BlackBerry 10Alpha developing machine have been eligible to freely replace to the BlackBerry 10 limited edition. The BlackBerry company has sent the BlackBerry 10 limited edition smartphones to these developers. However, the Blackberry released a statement today that due to the unforeseen circumstances have been beyond the Blackberry company’s control, BlackBerry company can’t provide limited edition BlackBerry 10 smartphone BlackBerry to developers using the Verizon network.

Blackberry not only apologizes to the affected developers, but also offers two choices. First, waiting until the Verizon BlackBerry 10 officially released, to freely replace the Verizon official version BlackBerry 10; second, now freely replace to the networks of other carriers, such as AT&T version BlackBerry 10 phone.

The Blackberry company said the affected Verizon BlackBerry developers would receive emails about how to replace in the next few days, and the developer to decide which option to choose.

Jan 102013

There are only 20 days time before the arrival of the BB10, and news from Reuters that the three major U.S. carriers have confirmed their support for the BlackBerry 10 devices.

Verizon executive Lowell McAdam said: “I hope the BB10 can bring good devices, and we will support it.”

Words from T-Mobile senior John Legere: “We are expecting BB10 to be successful, the Business user group are also quite interested. ”

AT&T senior Jeff Bradley: “It is reasonable to expect the current BlackBerry users will choose to upgrade the best Blackberry devices.”

The seniors did not provide specific information, but obviously they are going towards supporting BB10, it’s sure there will be more information later. And now only waiitng for Sprint’s position.

Dec 212012

With the coming of the release date, the message about the BB10 system new machine naturally began to increase. Blackberry will abandon the four-digit model naming method, and name the BB10 system L series touch screen new machine as Blackberry Z10, and it provides black and white two colors.

Official model exposured

Blackberry BB10 system new machine is often exposed on the network, but information about the specific model did not divulge that much, people tend to use BlackBerry L series to introduce the BB10 system full touch screen models. And the display according to the media, the future BB10 system full touch screen series phones will abandon the traditional four-digit naming, and change into more concise phone model, the upcoming first new machine is officially named as BlackBerry Z10.

With 4.2-inch high-definition touch screen

BlackBerry Z10 specific configuration is unclear, but according to information leaked in the past, this phone will be equipped with a 4.2-inch touch screen and supports a resolution of 1280*768 pixels. And it has 1GB memory and 16GB storage space, built-in 1.5GHz Texas Instruments TI OMAP4470 dual-core processor, its integrated PowerVR SGX544 graphics chip processing performance is 2.5 times than the PowerVR SGX540′s.

BlackBerry Z10 also supports UMTS/HSDPA network, and a dual-camera configuration, a 2-megapixel front camera and a 800-megapixel main camera. In addition to support for memory expansion and provide a micro HDMI output interface, BlackBerry Z10 is also joined Bluetooth 4.0 technology and NFC functionality, and the removable battery capacity is 1800mAh.

BB10 System Features

Of course, the BB10 system is the most attractive place of the machine. The main feature of the system is touch oriented, applications and real-time information can be demonstrated on the screen, supporting multi-tasking, allowing users to slide up the screen to view notifications information on any interface in the phone.

The BB10 System is also oriented to the BlackBerry Hub function, user mail, SMS, BBM, social networks, and other message will be stored in the Blackberry Hub, even the user’s schedule information will also be integrated in it, and also in any interface, slide to the right way to open it again.

RIM will hold the Blackberry BB10 (BlackBerry 10) operating system conference on January 30, 2013 in New York.

Dec 032012


According to media reports, RIM released the BlackBerry 10 new prototype Dev Alpha C for developers on Thursday, which is the first BlackBerry 10 device with full QWERTY keyboard design.

RIM said in its official blog, they only distribute Dev Alpha C prototype for developers with a limited number. Only developers who had proved themselves developing the BlackBerry 10 applications can get Dev Alpha C. RIM does have a scoring system to determine which developers have the treatment to get the BlackBerry device in advance, the system will award the maximum scores to the developers who has developed the RIM certification applications previously.

Previously, RIM had released the first Dev Alpha prototype in the annual BlackBerry World developer conference held in the spring this year, and its upgraded version the Dev Alpha B has been released in the fall this year. Both Dev Alpha prototypes are pure touch screen phones, and the release of Dev Alpha C means RIM partially honored the previous commitment that RIM will also introduce the touch screen and full QWERTY keyboard device when release the BlackBerry 10.