Another day - another BlackBerry Q10 country confirms a shipping date. This time it's Hong Kong which will see the BlackBerry 10 device hitting retailers at the end of June.
The new BlackBerry Q10 is expected to be available from 1O1O, 3 Hong Kong, China Mobile Hong Kong, one2free, PCCW mobile, SmarTone and all authorized retailers. Customers can pre-order the new BlackBerry Q10 smartphone from authorized partners in Hong Kong starting June 13, 2013. The suggested retail price of the BlackBerry Q10 is HK$6,388. Customers who pre-order the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone from authorized retailers will be given a BlackBerry Balance cushion for free (while stocks last).
Hong Kong, 6 June 2013 – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced the new BlackBerry® Q10 smartphone, the first BlackBerry® 10 smartphone to feature a classic BlackBerry QWERTY Keyboard, is expected to be available from 1O1O, 3 Hong Kong, China Mobile Hong Kong, one2free, PCCW mobile, SmarTone and all authorized retailers at end of June. Customers can pre-order the new BlackBerry Q10 smartphone from authorized partners in Hong Kong starting June 13, 2013. For more information, visit hk.blackberry.com/
Available in two colours, Black and White, and with Chinese UI and input support, the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone combines the power of the BlackBerry 10 platform with a large, re-engineered physical keyboard and stunning touchscreen display – the largest ever on a BlackBerry QWERTY smartphone.
Gallant Leon, Director for Hong Kong and Taiwan at BlackBerry said, “With BlackBerry 10, we have re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry to create a new and unique mobile computing experience. We are excited to be working with all of our partners in Hong Kong to bring the first BlackBerry 10 smartphone with a QWERTY keyboard to customers. The BlackBerry Q10 smartphone offers premium performance, set in BlackBerry’s signature keyboard design, that lets you take instant action and keeps you moving, whether at work or at play.”
Meticulous attention has been paid to every detail of the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone’s design, from its beautiful and distinctive form to its elegant and ergonomic QWERTY keyboard, which features a wider layout and larger sculpted keys. With the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone’s advanced hardware, communications and multimedia features, along with its long battery life, you can confidently stay ahead and take action all day long.
The re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry 10 platform offers you a powerful and unique new mobile computing experience that continuously adapts to your needs. Every feature, every gesture, and every detail is designed to keep you moving forward towards your goal, and includes advancements such as:
- The ever present BlackBerry® Hub, which brings all your conversations together in one easy to manage place that you can access at any time from any app with a simple “peek”, so you’re always only one swipe away from what matters to you.
- BlackBerry® Balance™ technology, which elegantly separates and secures work applications and data from personal content, protecting what’s important to you and the business you work for.
- BBM™ (BlackBerry® Messenger), which lets you share things with the people that matter to you in an instant. BBM on BlackBerry 10 smartphones includes voice calling and video chat, and lets you share your screen with another BlackBerry 10 smartphone contact.
- BlackBerry® Remember, which helps you tackle tasks quickly with a new way to collect, organize and action all the information sitting in different places across your smartphone.
For more information on the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone, please visit hk.blackberry.com/