BUSINESS BYTE: Digicel to launch new Blackberry Z10 smartphone powered by Blackberry 10 across the Caribbean

Blackberry Z10

Wednesday 30th January 2013 –Digicel today announced it will be launching the new BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone powered by BlackBerry® 10 across the Caribbean.

The new BlackBerry Z10 is the first smartphone to launch with the re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry 10 platform, offering customers a powerful and unique new mobile computing experience.

The BlackBerry Z10 is the fastest and most advanced BlackBerry smartphone yet, and offers a smarter experience that continuously adapts to a customer’s needs.

Digicel Group Commercial Director, Brian Finn, said, “We are very excited to be bringing the BlackBerry Z10 smartphone to Digicel customers across the Caribbean. The BlackBerry 10 powered solutions on Digicel offer a great new mobile computing experience – which is great news for our style-savvy customers who use BlackBerry smartphones for their business and lifestyle needs. Our customers are looking for cutting-edge technologies and the latest apps wrapped up in the distinctive BlackBerry style. The new BlackBerry Z10 fits the bill and we’re expecting a great response when it launches.”

“The BlackBerry Z10 smartphone delivers a powerful new platform for BlackBerry customers. Combined with the network and service plans from Digicel, BlackBerry Z10 customers will be delighted with a re-invented communication experience, seamless multitasking, easy access to multiple social networks, and the peace of mind that BlackBerry security gives them,” said Carlo Chiarello, EVP, Global Smartphone Business at RIM.

BlackBerry 10 is a re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry platform that creates a powerful and unique new mobile computing experience. BlackBerry 10 gives customers a faster and smarter experience that continuously adapts to their needs. Every feature, every gesture, and every detail is designed to keep customers moving and includes advancements such as:

•    Peek and Flow into the BlackBerry Hub –  A new mobile computing paradigm where  what matters to customers is always only one swipe away

•    Keyboard –  Understands and adapts to customers, so they can type faster and more accurately

•    BBM™ (BlackBerry® Messenger) –  Allows customers to share things with the people that matter to them in an instant

•    BlackBerry® Balance™ technology – Protects what is important to customers and the businesses they work for

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17 Comments

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  2. technoboy
    January 31, 2013

    will be getting myself one as soon as possible …anybody interested in a bold touch 9900 $1300 XCD

  3. January 31, 2013

    me don get me samsung galaxy already u should tell me so long time u toooooo late

  4. Free Mind
    January 31, 2013

    If Digicel does not launch a 4g network then there is NO USE for this phone other than on a wifi

    Honestly why have 700 usd phone on a 2g network where you can’t use 75% of its features?

  5. Jahyout
    January 31, 2013
  6. jerry
    January 31, 2013

    that phone has nothing to be excited about.

  7. January 31, 2013

    yep a chic like me should get one of those……..its slim and sexy just like me :wink: :wink:

  8. likeit
    January 31, 2013

    Too little too late eh Blackberry.. I already with Droid.. Samsung babayyy!!!

  9. Jahyout
    January 31, 2013

    I just watch the Video on it and its not all that good RIM have some bugs to work out in it still. http://www.theverge.com/2013/1/30/3929760/blackberry-z10-review#ooid=5lZm92ODp9JQYXpdM9LdwREDi6szFtDT

  10. cc
    January 30, 2013

    Im sure red clinic will have a lineup the day the BB 10 arrives in DA.

  11. 2013
    January 30, 2013

    iPhone and galaxy that in style!!,, blackberry had it time. Is time to step down

  12. FED UP
    January 30, 2013

    Wake up. Blackberry is dead in the rest of the world. I suggest that you investigate Samsung Galaxy SIII (best phone out there), or the Apple Iphone.

    • keeper
      January 31, 2013

      Galaxy note 2…but same fam…heehee

  13. Brohim
    January 30, 2013

    this thing costs $599 US unlocked according to most sources. Right off the bat Blackberry burying themselves. I mean iPhone 5 costs only fifty dollars more. Way too expensive man. And according to the reviews, its a huge leap from previous bb’s but in comparison to Android phones and the iphone, it still has much less to offer.

  14. mouth of the south
    January 30, 2013

    hhhmmmm (not being political)… D.N.O said Skerrit took a swipe at his critics…. well i think he must take a swipe at my wallet cause i well brokes and need the money…. countdown to see who gonna have the phone first…

    ahem, carnival season, wet fete and jah vinci coming…. now digi bringing phone… to many vices for them women to supply… on the nasdaq it said for dominica… the price of bomb should go from $70 to $25, if a woman want to afford all these vices….

    • Really Yo!?
      January 30, 2013

      Dude you gotta be a mama man!!

  15. wortless
    January 30, 2013

    wow i need one boi

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