AT&T To Launch BlackBerry Z10 March 22 For $199.99, Pre-Sales Begin March 12

 AT&T To Launch BlackBerry Z10 March 22 For $199.99, Pre-Sales Begin March 12

Only AT&T customers can experience the new BlackBerry Z10 on the Nation's
Fastest 4G LTE Network

PR Newswire

DALLAS, March 11, 2013

DALLAS, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wireless customers looking for a
smartphone that helps them balance the important aspects of their lives will
soon have a new option. Beginning March 12, AT&T* will kick-off consumer
pre-sales of the BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone for $199.99 with a two-year
agreement at The smartphone will be generally
available for all customers, including corporate customers or those receiving
a corporate discount, through all AT&T channels on March 22.

The BlackBerry Z10 is the first smartphone to launch with the re-designed,
re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry® 10 platform, offering customers a
powerful and unique new mobile experience. It is the fastest and most advanced
BlackBerry smartphone yet, and is designed to continuously adapt to a
customer's needs.

The BlackBerry Z10 features an all-touch keyboard and provides a modern and
easy typing experience. The BlackBerry Z10 also features a high-resolution
4.2-inch display and an 8-megapixel camera that records 1080p HD video.

"AT&T customers were the first to experience BlackBerry smartphones and
services in the U.S. and we are thrilled to bring the next evolution, the
BlackBerry Z10, to the nation's fastest 4G LTE network," said Jeff Bradley,
senior vice president, Devices and Developer Services, AT&T Mobility.
"Customers who have grown to love the tried and true BlackBerry experience
will continue to enjoy the easy typing and the secure platform they expect
with a fresh platform that lets them get more out of their smartphone with
easy access to all their messages in BlackBerry Hub."

BlackBerry 10 isa re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented
BlackBerryplatform that gives customers a faster and smarter experience that
continuously adapts to their needs with advancements such as:

  oBlackBerry® Hub acts as a central location for your emails and
    conversations. You can easily peek into the Hub from any app with one
    swipe to see what's new, then instantly swipe back to what you were doing.
  oThe new BlackBerry Touchscreen Keyboard learns how you write and adapts to
    your typing style so you can write faster and more accurately.
  oBlackBerry fans have long loved BlackBerry® Messenger (BBM™). The new
    BlackBerry Z10 features BBM™ Video and Screen Share so you can catch up
    face-to-face and share the content on your screen** with your friend or
  oTaking photos and creating memories is easier with Time Shift, an
    astonishing camera feature that captures the moments before and after you
    press the shutter to let you create the best shot,  and BlackBerry Story
    Maker, which lets you weave those moments together to create a movie in
    just a couple of swipes.
  oBlackBerry Balance™ technology allows you to use your Z10 for work and
    play without compromising the security of your business-related content
    when connected to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10.

The BlackBerry Z10 will be the first BlackBerry smartphone to run on AT&T 4G
LTE, the nation's fastest 4G LTE network***. AT&T has the nation's largest 4G
network, covering 288 million people.***

AT&T is also launching the new BlackBerry® Enterprise Service (BES) 10
solution, which gives AT&T business and government customers with BlackBerry
10 smartphones secure access to work email, "behind the firewall" applications
and data, and offers other security and advanced enterprise mobility
management features. BES 10 provides an additional option for AT&T enterprise
customers to choose from when deciding which Mobile Enterprise Management
solution best serves their needs. Customers can also benefit from AT&T's
extensive experience helping companies create comprehensive mobility
strategies. AT&T leverages best practices and proven frameworks to address
nearly every enterprise mobility challenge.

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*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and
affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
**Compatible BlackBerry 10 devices, Wi-Fi, 4G or HSPA+ connection required.
***Limited 4G LTE availability in select markets. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.
Claim based on a comparison of U.S. national carriers' average 4G LTE download
speeds for Android™ and Windows smartphones and iPhone 5. 4G speeds not
available everywhere.

BlackBerry and related trademarks, names and logos are the property of
Research In Motion Limited.

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