'The Z30 is arguably the best BlackBerry to date, but it's devoid of any truly unique features that might draw fans from the other side of the fence.'
'The BlackBerry Z30 is a great phone for messaging, whether it’s through SMS, email, Whatsapp, BBM or Facebook Messenger. '
'ugly back panel'
'The app ecosystem needs to be more advanced.'
'Poor quality display'
'Tactile physical keyboard'
'Responsive platform performance'
'UMA-based Wi-Fi calling is excellent'
'Slim and good-looking'
'impressive 1.2GHz processor'
'exceptionally sleek and feature-rich smartphone package'
'full QWERTY keyboard'
'The display is bright and vibrant, and boasts superb viewing angles and clarity.'
'The smartphone offers double the flash memory and a higher-megapixel camera than the Bold 9700.'
'Poor Exchange support for consumers.'
'We've got the Social Feeds view, a new WebKit-based internet browser, Universal Search, a richer media experience and lots more besides. '
'A small patch of faux leather adorns the back providing a nice soft, tactile feel. '
'I was able to achieve a speedy 950Kbps download speed, and AT&T's streaming Cellular Video channels looked great.'
'First impressions are extremely favourable: this is a superb looking smartphone with strong lines and a gorgeous screen.'
'The trackball on this phone seemed especially sensitive and intuitive in our hands-on tests.'
'A 3.5mm headphone jack is present and the bundled headphones are of reasonable quality; the A2DP Bluetooth profile will also allow the use of wireless headphones.'