Today BlackBerry Z10 be one gadget that is talking about. This handset using the operating system and the BlackBerry 10 expected by Research In Motion into a balanced opponents iPhone and Android smartphones like the Galaxy SIII upscale from Samsung.
From some media already tries BlackBerry Z10, there are some opinions that are given to these gadgets, ranging from praise to criticism. This is a review of the BlackBerry Z10 as written by the Wall Street Journal:
1. User Experience
David Pogue of the New York Times give praise, and say, “Some ideas on BlackBerry 10 really well. Soft light of the screen indicates that something, perhaps a text, email, Facebook post, which is waiting “.
“No need to press the button, you can simply swipe on the screen, Lock screen curtain will go up as soon as you move the thumb and opened what lies beneath. Hurry and cool,” he continued.
But the criticism given by Jessica Dolcourt of CNET, who considered that the interface is less intuitive BlackBerry Z10 and its application is not so good.
By using the virtual keyboard, the BlackBerry Z10 has a unique text prediction mechanism. This is one feature that is seeded Z10. When the user type a letter, predicted words will appear on the screen. And when diswipe, the text that will be used in the screen above.
“Z10 Keyboard is a virtual keyboard is the best and fastest I have ever seen. Maybe not as fast as the traditional physical keyboard, but for a one-handed typist, it is faster and accurate than native keyboard on iPhone and Android,” said Walt Mossberg of the Wall Street Journal.
“The virtual keyboard on the BlackBerry 10 was good. Very good. This is the default keyboard is the best of all current operating systems. Layout him comfortable with the letters separated lines like BlackBerry handsets of the past,” said Tim Stevens of Engadget.
3. Physical Form
“In a matter of endurance, Z10 does not use Gorilla Glass panel but RIM told me that feature real durabilitasnya same,” wrote Jonathan Geller of the Boy Genius Report.
“Z10 is basically a plastic medium size between the iPhone 5 and the new Android models. He feels comfortable in the hand,” wrote Mossberg of the Wall Street Journal.
“Screen 4.2 inch high resolution its slightly bigger than the iPhone, but the screen is much smaller than the latest Android 5 inch models up,” he added.
4. The Camera
The camera on the BlackBerry Z10 uses a new technology that is different from the previous generation of mobile phones. With the addition of TimeSwift feature, users can rotate the time to find the best frames.
“There is a super cool feature that lets you take photos of people and play time to choose the best facial expressions if the object does not smile or her eyes closed,” the Boy Genius Report.
“This is a very cool feature, though not always work all the time,”. But there was also criticism of the Z10 camera.
“But there is no HDR, no ISO settings, there is no option to lower the resolution and there is no way to remove the camera shutter sound harsh,” wrote CNET.
The latest data says that there are about 70 thousand applications already in the BlackBerry World. This amount is still lacking a lot when compared with existing applications in the Android Store or App Store.
“The application that I am testing on the Z10 performance is lacking. Due to the application running on the Android emulation software, they are less connected to the entire operating system,” called The Verge.
“Most of the applications with the existing name (Skype, Yelp, Twitter, Spotify, Foursquare, Angry Birds, Dropbox, etc.) but there are some that are still lacking. Such Draw Something, Pinterest or Instagram,” wrote the New York Times.