It’s official, the BlackBerry Z10 will soon be available at Verizon retailers nationwide, priced at $200 with 2-year contract. It features a 4.2-inch touchscreen (1280 x 768 pixels resolution), a dual-core TI OMAP 4470 1.5GHz processor, 16GB of internal memory, 8.0-megapixel rear camera, 2.0-megapixel front-facing camera, and NFC capabilities. Continue reading for a video review and hands-on pictures.

Video Review

Here’s what The Verge has to say: “The Z10 is a good smartphone. Frankly, it’s a better smartphone than I expected from RIM at this stage in the game. It does everything a modern phone should do, usually without hesitation. It doesn’t do everything perfectly, but it does many things – most things – reasonably well.”

Hands-On Pictures