The BlackBerry Z10 is here. It’s the first BlackBerry 10 phone, and the fortunes of the BlackBerry empire rest on its shoulders. All the main UK carriers are set to get the phone, but how much will you have to pay for one? Let’s take a closer look.
Blackberry Z10 Vodafone dealsVodafone has released full information on how much you’ll have to fork out for a BlackBerry Z10. The cheapest contract you can get the phone free on is the £47-a-month Vodafone Red Data plan.
Alternatively, it costs £29 a month on the £42-a-month Red Data plan, which offers Unlimited calls and texts plus 2GB of data. Or you can pay £69 up front and opt for the £37 plan, with its unlimited calls and texts, plus 1GB data a month. Business customers can get the BlackBerry Z10 for £40.83 ex-vat.
BlackBerry Z10 EE dealsAs you’d hope, the one 4G UK network will offer both 3G and 4G contracts for the BlackBerry Z10. The 3G deals are, naturally, cheaper.
Its baseline BlackBerry Z10 deal is for a £36 a month 24-month contract, which comes with an upfront fee of £49.99. If you’re feeling flush, the 4G option starts at £41 a month, and also comes with the £49.99 cost.
BlackBerry Z10 O2 dealsO2 is to offer the Blackberry Z10 for free on contracts of £31 a month. With this On & On Plan, you’ll get unlimited calls and texts as well as 1GB of mobile internet. It’s a two-year contract.
Alternatively, you’ll be able to get it SIM-free for £479.99 on a pre-pay deal.
BlackBerry Z10 Three dealsAt present, Three has only told us that it will stock the BlackBerry Z10. It hasn’t revealed any prices yet. For more information, Three urges you to sign up for updates over at its website.
BlackBerry Z10 Carphone Warehouse dealsCarphoneWarehouse was even lucky enough to get a nod during the launch of the BlackBerry Z10. It’ll offer the new BlackBerry 10 on contracts of £36-a-month from the main carriers, making it a shade cheaper than some deals.
Blackberry Z10 Phones4U dealsFrom Phones4U, the BlackBerry Z10 will be available for free on contracts of £36 a month and up. The first 250 online customers to buy a Z10 will also get a free 64GB BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. These currently sell for around £129.
We’ll be back with more information on exactly what the £36-a-month contract gets you once Phones4U reveals that info.