The excitement and anticipation over BlackBerry 10 has overshadowed RIM 's most recent earnings report which revealed for the first time, a drop in the number of BlackBerry subscribers. What has analysts concerned is the new business model that has RIM getting a reduced amount of cash flow from carriers as fewer BlackBerry users require RIM's security measures with BlackBerry 10.
The latest speculation has the BlackBerry Z10 offering a 4.2 inch screen with resolution of 768 x 1280 with a high pixel density of 356ppi, well above the Retina display on the Apple iPhone 5. A dual-core 1.5GHz processor will be doing the heavy lifting and the U.S.models are expected to have the Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 under the hood. 2GB of RAM is on board while there is 16GB of native storage that can be expanded using a hot swappable microSD slot. The 8MP camera on back captures video in 1080p while there is a 2MP front-facing shooter. An 1800mAh cell powers the device. The phone will have LTE connectivity and supports NFC.
The countdown to January 30th has begun!
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