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BlackBerry CEO: Z10 debut in Canada has shattered records

0. phoneArena posted on 06 Feb 2013, 23:54

No official numbers were offered, but Thorsten Heins, BlackBerry’s CEO offered up a brief statement Wednesday...

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posted on 07 Feb 2013, 00:02 10

1. thealphageek1 (banned) (Posts: 942; Member since: 02 Feb 2013)

Bravo, BlackBerry. Keep up the good work. I hope you do extremely well.

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 00:05 9

2. Sniggly (Posts: 7305; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)

I just hope those numbers hold up. If Blackberry 10 ends up being as good as it's been touted to be so far, and if it's reliable without a quarter ton of bugs like the Storm had, then we may see Blackberry snatch victory from the jaws of defeat once more.

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 00:40 3

3. wendygarett (unregistered)

Blacksheep blacksheep everywhere :(

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 00:49 9

4. ramonleonjr62 (Posts: 48; Member since: 17 Oct 2012)

canada love their blackberry

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 06:09

10. BillyG (Posts: 305; Member since: 24 Sep 2012)

blackberry : from n for canadians...

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 00:50 5

5. SlimSoulja86 (Posts: 660; Member since: 03 Nov 2011)

Im sure the results will be the same in South Africa, as Blackberry was voted by young people as the coolest brand of the year. For people like me living in South Africa and using an iPhone, I pay a lot, while a young person who is into social network will pay less due to BIS, Im sure they are waiting for the release of the new BB10 handsets.

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 02:05 1

6. realtrevor (Posts: 14; Member since: 13 Dec 2012)

Yes you are correct, I am in SA as well, and I do not pay anything for my phone, my employer does, but I just like BlackBerry its not because of BIS only. With the release of the Z10 they now have a very competitive device, BB10 users will not be picked by other phone users.

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 02:20 1

7. chezy (Posts: 20; Member since: 29 Dec 2012)

yeah a lot of ppl here in south Africa have blackberries i have one too but don't use it anymore. i have a Samsung but I'm waiting for the Z10 to launch here.

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 03:01 1

8. Stoli89 (Posts: 333; Member since: 28 Jun 2010)

I suspect BB's delayed launches in key markets, relative to the official release, will hurt momentum with MWC literlally days away. If other competitors and release their updated portfolio's within a month of the BB10 roll out...it could be bad for BB. Sure, pent up demand is very high at the moment. The big question is what comes after this thirst is quenched.

posted on 07 Feb 2013, 06:06

9. BillyG (Posts: 305; Member since: 24 Sep 2012)

lol, only happen in canada, and maybe later also in india and indonesia.... other than that, nada.

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