The new z10 from Blackberry promises all new integration and styling – and it’s sure to be a hit with Blackberry fans everywhere! The Blackberry z10 includes 1GB of internal storage, 4.2 inch touch display with 1280 x 768 resolution,, micro SD card, 3G ready, BBM video with screen share, a 8 mega pixel camera with 1080p HD video recording, time shift mode, which creates the perfect shot by moving parts of the picture backwards and forwards in time, a touch screen keyboard which promises to be easier and faster to use, and finally, the Blackberry 10 operating system. If all that was a blur, all you need to know is that this phone is awesome!
South African networks are offering this phone on numerous contracts, ensuring eager Blackberry fans are able to sign up for these great new phones. The three network giants, MTN, Cell C and Vodacom are all offering great deals for the Blackberry Z10, listed below.
At R389 per month, on the Smart S plan, Vodacom is offering the z10 on a 24 month contract which includes 75 inclusive minutes of talk time, 75MB of data and 150 inclusive sms’s, with calls charged at R1.75 per minute. At R479 per month, on the Smart M plan, they are also offering the z10 24 month contract including 120 minutes of talktime, 120MB of data and 240 inclusive sms’s. R999 per month on the Red Advantage contract will get you 700 inclusive minutes of talk time, 700MB of data and LIMITLESS sms’s with calls charged at a lower rate of R1.25 per minute. For R1,599 per month for 24 months, you can get the z10 on the Red Premium contract which includes 1200 inclusive minutes of talk time, 1200MB of data and LIMITLESS sms’s. These are just a few of the many contracts that Vodacom currently has on offer.
At Cell C you can get the z10 for R389 on the Straight Up 100 package, which includes 100 minutes, 100 sms’s, and 600 MB of data. For R499 per month for 24 months, you can get the z10 on the Straight Up 200 package which includes 200 minutes, 200 sms’s and 1224 MB of data. On Straight Up 400, you can get the z10 on a 24 month contract which includes 400 minutes, 400 sms’s and2448MB of data. At R899, the Straight Up 800, 24 month contract offers 800 minutes, 800 sms’s and 2848MB of data. This wide range offers great packages for all budgets and requirements, and very often they run specials that include other gadgets like tablets and laptops so keep a look out for those.
At MTN, you can get the z10 from R429 per month for 24 months. This deal includes R200 airtime value, 200MB internet bundle, 200 sms’s and 30 minutes of MTN to MTN calls. Other deals on MTN can be found by asking one of their consultants who are available 24/7 to help you to find the best deal for you. You can contact them via their website on www.mtn.co.za. MTN also offers a few other types of contracts for the Blackberry z10, although you may need to contact them directly to see what is available at the time you call.
Whichever package you choose should depend entirely on what your needs are – you need to take some time out before you sign anything to decide what you need, what phone you like and how much you can afford to spend each month. Most cell phone companies are happy to assist and if you aren’t exactly sure about your monthly cell phone requirements, you can often talk to them about your usage and they can help you to decide which package best suits you.