Everyone is curious about the pricing and the availability of the BlackBerry 10 devices that were just announced not over an hour ago. RIM now BlackBerry showed off the new BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10 devices and now here are all the official details for you below of where and when you can get your hands on one.
Pricing and availability is being released worldwide in several key markets today, including the UK, Canada and UAE:
- In the UK, the BlackBerry Z10 will be available beginning tomorrow on pay monthly contracts and pre-pay plans from EE, O2, Vodafone, Phones 4u, BT, 3UK and the Carphone Warehouse. BlackBerry Z10 smartphones will be available fully subsidized on competitive monthly pay contracts. Price points will vary according to carriers and retail partners.
- In Canada, the BlackBerry Z10 will be available on February 5th. Pricing will vary by carrier partner, but it will retail for around $149.99 on a 3-year contract.
- In the UAE, the BlackBerry Z10 will be available on February 10th. Pricing will vary by carrier partner, but unsubsidized it will retail for AED 2,599.
- In the U.S. market, we expect availability with most carriers for the BlackBerry Z10 to be in March. Today, U.S. carriers will start announcing pre-registration and price plans.
Many of BlackBerry’s global partners have already launched or will be launching pre-registration and pre-order sites today. The first global carriers to launch the BlackBerry Q10 are expected to launch in April. BlackBerry will announce new pricing and availability information as carriers roll out around the world.