I've played with BlackBerry Z10 and I can honestly say that it is the best full touchscreen handset BlackBerry has released so far, bar none.
BlackBerry Z10 is the first smartphone from the Canadian Giant to launch with the all-new BlackBerry 10 platform, giving users a more powerful mobile computing experience. The fastest and most advanced BlackBerry smartphone yet, BB Z10 - still replete with applications that BB fans love including BBM, Facebook for BlackBerry and Twitter for BlackBerry, offers customers a smarter experience that continuously adapts to their needs. With BlackBerry 10, every on-screen gesture, every feature, and every detail is designed to keep customers moving with unique and intuitive advancements that they'll love.
If you're also eyeing this smartphone but you think that its Php 29,990 retail price tag is a tad too high, then you might want to just get it via Globe's Unli Surf Plan 1799 for - get this - free!
"We are excited to launch the new BlackBerry Z10 smartphone with Globe in the Philippines. We believe customers will be delighted with the faster and smarter experience from the powerful BlackBerry Z10 running on the Globe LTE network to keep them moving," said Cameron Vernest, BlackBerry Philippines' Country Director.
Martha Sazon - Head of Globe Postpaid - shared, "Finally, the BlackBerry Z10 has arrived in the Philippines and Globe is very excited to offer the latest BlackBerry smartphone to our subscribers under our roster of postpaid plans. Filipinos are huge fans of BlackBerry and as such, we expect a strong demand for the new BlackBerry Z10. With our strong partnership with BlackBerry, subscribers can definitely rely on Globe for the best BlackBerry Z10 offers and deals."
She added, "The BlackBerry Z10 works best with an unlimited surfing plan from Globe so you can enjoy unlimited and worry-free mobile surfing, a monthly consumable amount for calls and texts, and freebies. Subscribers can further boost their plans with unlimited add-on services available for as low as P349 monthly. Finally, with the Globe Guarantee and an upgraded Globe network with a more aggressive LTE rollout nationwide, subscribers get the best BlackBerry Z10 experience that no other network can provide."
Globe subscribers can get the BlackBerry Z10 for free via Globe Unli Surf Plan 1799 over a 30-month contract. With Globe Unli Surf Plan 1799, subscribers get unlimited mobile surfing, Php 800 monthly consumable amount for calls and texts, and up to three call and text freebies. For consumers who prefer a shorter lock-up period, they can avail of the BlackBerry Z10 for as low as Php 1999 monthly at Globe Unli Surf Plan 1799 with Php 200 monthly cashout over a 24-month contract. You can also get BlackBerry Z10 via Plan 999 plus Php 13,100 total cash-out.
Globe BlackBerry Z10 pre-order page is now live at Globe's official consumer website. The handsets are expected to reach Globe Stores across the archipelago on March 19, 2013.