BlackBerry starts selling unlocked phones online


SIM-unlocked versions of the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 smartphones are now on sale at, a site previously dedicated to accessories only

BlackBerry has today (October 18) announced customers in the US can purchase unlocked smartphones from its online store for the first time.

Unlocked versions of the BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10 in both black and white are now available from

The site previously only offered BlackBerry accessories.

Vice president of global retail Robert Perry said: “For years we have been offering BlackBerry accessories directly to our customers on and today we are pleased to launch direct sales of unlocked BlackBerry smartphones.

“Our first two breakthrough Blackberry 10 smartphones are the first to be launched, and we expect to make additional BlackBerry smartphones available on an unlocked basis in the US, as well as other markets around the world.”