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BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10 now available unlocked, directly from BlackBerry

0. phoneArena 28 Sep 2013, 21:28 posted on

BlackBerry has started selling the BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10, unlocked and SIM free from its own web site; the phones are compatible with the networks belonging to AT&T and T-Mobile. The all-touch BlackBerry Z10 in black and white, is priced at $449 while the QWERTY equipped BlackBerry Q10 is priced at $549 for the same colors...

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posted on 28 Sep 2013, 21:34

1. Bozzor (Posts: 88; Member since: 02 May 2012)


LOL! The Z10 prices are $20-60 higher than the vast majority of online retailers. Q10 price appears very competitive so far, but have a feeling that the online guys will soon drop it even further to below $500.

posted on 28 Sep 2013, 22:03 4

2. camera531 (Posts: 99; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)


The Z10 is only $362.50 at Negri Electronics. BlackBerry is fooling themselves with this absurd pricing. The ultimate example of incompetence.

posted on 28 Sep 2013, 23:40 4

3. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5282; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)


"The ultimate example of incompetence."

There have been soo many examples of incompetence. This is but the latest.

posted on 28 Sep 2013, 23:45 2

4. btbotimtim (Posts: 134; Member since: 08 Dec 2010)


+1 indeed

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 00:36

5. Taters (Posts: 2375; Member since: 28 Jan 2013)


I'll buy the Z10 for work if there is a $99 fire sale playbook style.

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 00:43 2

6. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5282; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)


Give it some time. I imagine that within a month or two, the $99 specials will arrive. By January, 2014, the phones will be on Overstock.com for $99 unlocked.

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 05:25

10. BillyG (Posts: 304; Member since: 24 Sep 2012)


and maybe if you wait until march 2014, it will be $9,99, as there will be no sales and all phones bought in dec returned...

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 05:28

11. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5282; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)


$0.99, but with a two-year signed contract.

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 00:56 1

7. tsuperman (Posts: 4; Member since: 29 Sep 2013)


For $99 firesale, i'll probably buy the Z10 & hope that XDA devs ports android to it.

posted on 01 Oct 2013, 13:47

15. downphoenix (Posts: 2232; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)


I wouldnt put too much faith into that, they never touched the Playbook unfortunately, which is unfortunate since it was a pretty good tablet.

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 01:02

8. kanagadeepan (Posts: 590; Member since: 24 Jan 2012)


What to say????

They are so adamant to correct their mistakes, even at their last moments....

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 04:43

9. WHoyton1 (Posts: 1618; Member since: 21 Feb 2013)


BB have a serious problem with pricing there only foooling themselves with it!

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 06:00

12. GrapeEyes (Posts: 243; Member since: 01 Sep 2013)


Why are people surprised with the pricing. Look at how much Sony sell their phones on their website, compared how much you can but it for a normal high street store.

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 10:33

13. theaztech (Posts: 49; Member since: 13 Sep 2013)


if the q10 is dropped to 200 ill pick it up real quick.
i still love the form factor.

posted on 29 Sep 2013, 11:08

14. theaztech (Posts: 49; Member since: 13 Sep 2013)


dang it, the tmobile q10 is already marked as discountinued.

posted on 01 Oct 2013, 13:48

16. downphoenix (Posts: 2232; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)


Blackberrry needs to be realistic. They already did the writeoff. So just sell em cheap, get the inventory cleared, and get some cash flowing.

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