You should not buy this phone unless you have emotional and
cultural reasons to love Blackberry, or some arcane enterprise
reason I will not pretend to understand. Tim Stevens agrees,
saying, “I think the Z10 is a really nice device, and I think that
BB10 is a really nice OS. The problem is it just isn’t a standout
in any regard. But, and this is an important but, I think BB10
will make those stalwart BlackBerry fans very happy, and will keep
I don’t mean to be dismissive of Blackberry’s efforts as a company
but I know where my loyalties are, and it’s not with android or
apple or any company. It boils down to this–I would never ever
tell anyone I care about to consider these phones. So, that’s what
I think about Blackberry’s new stuff.
“Good enough” is not good enough when you’re way behind. You need to make a great leap ahead to make a big comeback.