Summary: Since day one, BlackBerry phones have been squarely aimed at the business user first and foremost. The , the second phone from RIM to feature the BB10 operating system, is certainly no different, despite the addition of some multimedia bells and whistles.
Excerpt: The Blackberry Q10 may be one of the last smartphones to offer a physical keyboard. Most manufacturers have digitized their keyboards in favor of much larger screens, and our consumer testers seem to have jumped on the bandwagon. Still, plenty of people enjoy the tactile feedback of physical keys.
Pros: Top rated battery life, Good speaker quality, Very portable
Cons: Small display, Subpar camera quality, Subpar performance – has a somewhat dated processor and takes over a minute to turn on, Physical keyboard – consumers have become accustomed to onscreen typing, Small screen difficult to read on, Unintuitive to navigate, Blackberry app store is limited compar...
Summary: After a few days of testing, we must say that the BlackBerry Q10 has really satisfied. The practicality of the new BB10 operating system combined with the improved ergonomics of the physical keyboard will not disappoint users looking for a terminal with this form factor.
Summary: If you are a Blackberry fan then this is the time to change and have a new and capable device that has many of the features and looks that other companies had over the past period and you felt left behind.
Pros: Very good display with a full QWERTY buttons keypad, BBM and the top end BB security and a great screen and 8 Megapixel camera.
Cons: The number of Apps is very limited compared to Apple and Android.
Conclusion: The BlackBerry Q10 is the best QWERTY phone we’ve ever used and one of our favourite handsets out now. Does it have the best design, screen, interface, camera, multimedia capabilities, connections or performance? No. So why do we like it so much? It differentiates.
Pros: Fantastic keyboard, Smooth performance, Great connectivity options
Cons: Poor aspect ratio for video, Expensive off contract, Mediocre camera
Excerpt: After BlackBerry’s make-it-or-break-it Z10 release ( our review ), a loyal few stuck by their anxious excitement for the keyboard toting model, the Q10. And now that it’s out, how does it stack up?
Summary: Back to its roots. BlackBerry has successfully launched the vanguard of its new OS Blackberry 10 with the Z10 model. Now the Canadian manufacturer introduces the Q10 - a purebred business smartphone.
Pros: Brilliant QWERTY keyboard with backlight, The controls, Lots of connectivity options, Workmanship and tactile feel, Brilliant AMOLED display, Battery Life, Good OS, Well thought-out one-hand operation, High performance, Business extras, In addition to the great operating system is the brilliant k...
Cons: The brightness of the display could have been better, The quality of the cameras is only average, The store must be filled more, Slightly brighter display, preferably similar to the luminous one in the BlackBerry Z10.