Unlocked BlackBerry Motion is now available in the US (compatible with T-Mobile and AT&T)

Unlocked BlackBerry Motion is now available in the US (compatible with T-Mobile and AT&T)

BlackBerry Mobile todayreleased the BlackBerry Motion in the US, allowing customers to get thephone either from Best Buy, or Amazon. As previously announced, the BlackBerryMotion is sold unlocked (at least for now), being priced at $449.99. Thesmartphone comes with 1-year USwarranty, and is compatible only with GSM/LTE carriers like AT&T, T-Mobile,Cricket Wireless, and Tracfone.



 



The Motion is the very first BlackBerry smartphone to featuredust- and water-resistance, thanks to its IP67 certification. Unlike theBlackBerry KeyOne (available in the US since last year), the Motion does not havea hardware QWERTY keyboard, instead offering a 5.5-inch 1080p display and ahome key with integrated fingerprint scanner.  



 



One of the highlights of the BlackBerry Motion is itsbattery life. Thanks to the integrated 4,000 mAh cell, the device can last upto 2 days on a single charge. You can find out much more about the smartphone byreading our BlackBerry Motion review.




If you want to buy the BlackBerry Motion in the US, you can order it right now via the source links below.

 



sources: BlackBerry MobileUS, Best Buy, Amazon

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Motion
  • Display 5.5" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625, Octa-core, 2000 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 4000 mAh

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50 Comments

1. Venom

Posts: 3690; Member since: Dec 14, 2017

I found the Motion to be disappointing compared to the DTEK and even the KeyONE, which was a decent phone. I wish blackberry would realize that carriers besides AT&T and T-Mobile exist.

16. makatijules

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

BlackBerry sells better on ATT due to them being the business get it, for those who travel and need GSM.

26. Venom

Posts: 3690; Member since: Dec 14, 2017

Funny thing is that whenever I picture BlackBerry in the past back before smartphones became what they are today, I picture Verizon as their go to carrier.

31. Crispin_Gatieza

Posts: 3147; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

Maybe in your region Verizon is a strong carrier. AT&T and T-Mobile had the best rates for BIS and didn't cripple their devices. The Bold 9000 wasn't even available with Verizon and it was the cat's meow back in the day.

33. meanestgenius

Posts: 22208; Member since: May 28, 2014

All true, Crispin.

37. Venom

Posts: 3690; Member since: Dec 14, 2017

We are talking about the BlackBerry days, yes? I don't remember T-Mobile having that many blackberry choices back in the day.

43. meanestgenius

Posts: 22208; Member since: May 28, 2014

T-Mobile had plenty of BlackBerry choices back in the day.

2. GreenMan

Posts: 2698; Member since: Nov 09, 2015

Ah! Made for real life, eh? Does it means the other smartphones are made for... Fantasies? [Glances at the S6 in hand for a moment] Is this phone real? Or am I daydreaming? Wait... Duh, I get it! We are living in 'The Matrix' and this phone is for the 'real world'. The world beyond. Oh well, G'Day!

3. GreenMan

Posts: 2698; Member since: Nov 09, 2015

"Wherever the day takes you, have a smartphone made to keep up." The Blackberry™ Motion is so productive™ that you can play scrabble on the bottom bezel if you're feeling bored. Not the brainy type? How about ping-pong? ['Immature hour is over', Green] I ought to listen to my conscience, eh? Alrighty then! G'Day!

8. jellmoo

Posts: 2620; Member since: Oct 31, 2011

Do you place a high value on super long battery life, top of the line security and water and dust resistance? If yes, this is a good device for you. If these tings aren't that important to you, save some money and get the G5 Plus. Simple as that.

11. meanestgenius

Posts: 22208; Member since: May 28, 2014

If you want incredible battery life with stellar software and support on one of the most secure smartphones out there, the BlackBerry Motion is for you, especially if you prefer such things in am all-touch form factor. If none of these things are what you're looking for, there are a bunch of other handsets out there, of which I'm sure one will pique your interest.

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