Rogers backtracks, will carry BlackBerry Z30 after all

Rogers has announced it will be reversing its previous decision on the new BlackBerry Z30 and will begin to offer the smartphone to its customers.
The BlackBerry Z30 runs the BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2 and is larger than the Z10, with a 5-inch touch screen. (BlackBerry )

Just days after stating it would not carry BlackBerry’s new Z30 smartphone, Rogers has announced it will be reversing its decision.

“We have a longstanding partnership with Blackberry and continue to be big supporters of the company and their products,” said the company in a statement.

“Rogers will be making the device available online, through our national reservation system and directly to our business to business customers. We’re pleased to add the new Z30 to our roster of Blackberry smartphones.”

The phone is offered by other Canadian carriers, including Bell and Telus. The Z30 comes with a five-inch screen, improved battery life and faster processor than the previous Z10, Q10 and Q5 models.


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