We’ve seen more than enough leaks of the BlackBerry Z10 phone, which will make its debut by RIM at a grand event in London. We reported that the SIM-free edition of the Blackberry Z10 will cost £480 at Carphone Warehouse website, but we were not aware of the plausible release date of the handset in the U.K. This device is said to hit the sores in Canada, starting February 5th, A latest report claims that it will go on sale as soon as RIM announces it officially at Tomorrow’s event.
According to an internal Vodafone UK document, the carrier will start selling the Blackberry Z10 on tomorrow, January 30, from 5 PM onwards. The doc also mentioned users can use regular data plans on Z10 to access BBM or internet services. The device will be made available both in black and white version. The white Z10 edition will go on sale in mid-February.
The Verge says that the BlackBerry Z10 ill be offered with the following plans and pricings by Vodafone UK:
# £47 plan per month for 3GB of data and unlimited talk and text for 24 months
# It costs £229 with a £25 plan, which includes 100MB of data, unlimited texts, and 100 minutes of talk time.
On the States side, all the four major wireless carriers have announced their support to offer BlackBerry Z10, and we’ve also seen a leaked landing page of the Verizon branding Z10 handset. Canada based Bell and Telus carriers are expected to sell the device from February 5th, while all the Canadian carriers and some retailers are already taking pre-registrations for the upcoming BlackBerry 10 OS powered devices,
Source: The Verge