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BlackBerry Z10 price cuts just part of normal cycle says the manufacturer

0. phoneArena 16 Jul 2013, 02:00 posted on

Is BlackBerry worried about the recent sharp price cuts that carriers and retailers are instituting on the all-touch BlackBerry Z10? Last week, Best Buy cut the price of the first BlackBerry 10 model to a staggering low of $49.99 with a signed two year contract; but according to the Canadian manufacturer, this is all part of the "life cycle management" that helps make room on the shelves for the latest models...

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posted on 16 Jul 2013, 02:15

1. alterecho (Posts: 1074; Member since: 23 Feb 2012)


"But according to the Canadian manufacturer, this is all part of the "life cycle management."
I thought they had finally achieved enlightenment.

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 02:28

2. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5625; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)


"I thought they had finally achieved enlightenment."

Fuggedaboudit. They will achieve enlightenment when they are in BK. But only after their reorganization plan is not approved and they have to liquidate.

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 02:31

3. Johnnokia (Posts: 494; Member since: 27 May 2012)


It is still early for Blackberry to quit handsets manufacturing. There are still more than 70 million BB users.

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 05:15

4. itsdeepak4u2000 (Posts: 2548; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)


Coz it's overpriced and not selling so they cut the price.

posted on 17 Jul 2013, 05:54

5. imatejammer (Posts: 2; Member since: 17 Jul 2013)


BlackBerry realy have to slash prices of their handsets. The recently released OS 7 devices and new OS 10 devices are overpriced in emerging markets where they still have considerable market share.

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