February 3, 2013 11:14am
Now that RIM’s newest smartphone has been announced it’s time to go over a few of the accessories you might need to keep it safe. First up is a quick look at the official case for the BlackBerry Z10.
Made of leather, plastic and felt, the case is well constructed and compliments the design of the Z10. This only comes in black and front has is smooth, proudly display the BlackBerry logo in silver. As you can see this leather beauty almost completely covers the Z10, but leaves enough space at the top for the notification light. In addition, the power button, 3.5mm headset jack and volume rocker and voice control buttons are all accessible. On the inside is felt, which will protect your Z10 from any scratches. The backing has a similar textured design direction to the back of the Z10, but smooth to the touch.
The overall dimensions of the Z10 are 130mm x 65.6mm x 9mm and weighs 135.4 grams. With the case, the Z10 adds both a bit of size and weight. The official specs are 150mm x 73mm x 43mm and will bulk it up by another 73 grams to total 208.4 grams. The suggested price for this beauty is $39.99 (CDN). There’s also a microfiber version that comes win red and grey.