1. chern's Avatar
    I've been a BlackBerry user and abuser for about 4 years. i absolutely love the brand.

    when the Z10 was launched i wanted it badly. had yo wait a couple of months though. i bought mine in abril for about $600. it's been worth it.

    my main concern is the following:

    i understand the whole different carrier/country radio technology (EDGE, 3G, H, H+ and so on). in honduras we have up to H.

    what i don't understand is the difference between the texas instruments and snapdragon processors and if in the long run will this affect OS updates and app update.

    should i consider buying the STL-3? I'm pretty sure it will on my carriers 850Mhz.

    Posted via CB10
    09-14-13 12:44 AM
  2. Lendo's Avatar
    I'd try to exchange it with my carrier before buying a new device.
    09-14-13 12:52 AM
  3. chern's Avatar
    that's the issue, no? the devices were carrier/country segmented.

    I'd have to amazon buy it.

    i reeeeeeeally don't understand why they made different versions. i understand that not all carriers have the same radio frequency technology, but by doing so, it kind of limits the phone if a carrier is to update their frequency. from 3G to 4G/LTE.

    Posted via CB10
    09-14-13 12:55 AM
  4. FrankIAm's Avatar
    But.. they would still give him a -1, lol.

    C0001BBF0 - BlackBerry 10 help channel.
    09-14-13 12:56 AM
  5. chern's Avatar
    But.. they would still give him a -1, lol.

    C0001BBF0 - BlackBerry 10 help channel.


    Posted via CB10
    09-14-13 01:02 AM
  6. FrankIAm's Avatar
    Buddy, I could he wrong, but even if you bought a -3 online, you'd still rely on your carrier for updates.. which you may never get, since you have a different phone than the one they tested with and approved.

    C0001BBF0 - BlackBerry 10 help channel.
    09-14-13 01:29 AM
  7. Kristijonas's Avatar
    Whats wrong with 1? it has better cpu and gpu then others

    Posted via CB10
    09-14-13 05:26 AM
  8. joshua_sx1's Avatar
    That is actually what is wrong with that... it has better CPU and GPU... ;-)

    Posted via Z10
    09-14-13 06:40 AM
  9. emtunc's Avatar
    I would not worry about not getting OS and App updates. It would be a terrible mistake and huge disaster for BlackBerry if they stopped supporting one version of the same product.

    Posted via CB10
    09-14-13 06:43 AM
  10. xales's Avatar
    i like my device too z10 its great device however its 100-1 but im so sad thats it has no enough aplicationes.. with android i used to use watsapp viber and few more thats sirve my needs..now all i can use just whatsapp...and dont kno why otheres applicationes cant b installed on z10 however they can b installed on other bb devices..and beside all that most of aplicationes on bb world has a cost ,,i wonder why..now im starting to think about getting the new iphone instead .. just dont kno wat to do...wait little more or go for it,,,,thats really sad from bb
    09-14-13 07:49 AM
  11. Biulet's Avatar
    I have a STL-2 model bought in Ebay and my career just sells the STL-1.

    Even thought I had received the two official updates, the 10.1 and the MR.

    So there is nothing wrong having a different model than the one your careers is selling. You will receive the updates anyway.

    Cheers from Barcelona! ;-)

    Posted via CB10 / Z10
    09-14-13 08:00 AM

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