RIM becomes BlackBerry, BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 smartphones announced
RIM (or we just say BlackBerry) today and officially announced its new BlackBerry 10 OS.
At a special event held in New York, RIM's (BlackBerry) CEO Thorstein Heins and officially announced two BlackBerry 10 smartphones, the Z10 and the Q10. But before the official unveiling, Heins has announced that RIM from now own will be simply called BlackBerry.
"It is one brand, it is one promise. Our customers use BlackBerry. Our employees work for BlackBerry, and our shareholders are owners of BlackBerry. From today on, we are BlackBerry everywhere in the world."
The BlackBerry Z10 has a 4.2-inch display, with 1,280 x 756 resolution and 356PPI, 1.5 dual-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 8 megapixels back camera and 2 megapixels front-facing camera.
The BlackBerry Q10 has a 3.1-inch screen with 720 x 720 display and a full QWERTY keyboard.
Both handsets will be available in U.K. and Canada later this week and according to Wall Street Journal they won't be available in the U.S. market until mid-March. Verizon will offer the Z10 for $199.99 on a new two-year contract, while AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile will announce their details later today.
Stay tuned for more info!