q10 bTo celebrate the launch of the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone, BlackBerry has teamed up with Model and TV presenter Eku Edewor to launch the Type faster than Eku BlackBerry challenge. Eku Edewor has posed a challenge to all BlackBerry users in Nigeria stating that ‘No one can type faster than Eku’ on a BlackBerry; from the 25th to the 30th  of May 2013,  BlackBerry users stand a chance to win BlackBerry Q10 devices by competing against Eku Edewor in a live tournament.

To participate in the competition and to win tickets to the live tournament go to the Bella Naija website (www.bellanaija.com) The online entry on Bella Naija is open from Saturday, May 25th to Thursday, May 30th.  You can also participate in the contest via Twitter and Facebook for Bella Naija and Eku Edewor, Twitter @ekuedewor and Facebook and twitter: @bellanaija and Facebook and the BlackBerry Nigera Facebook page.

Winners will compete in a typing competition with Eku Edewor on May 31st in front of a live audience at the Silverbird Galleria, VI on Friday 31st May 2013

Unique Features of the  BlackBerry Q10

  • The new BlackBerry Q10 combines the power of BlackBerry 10 with a classic BlackBerry keyboard to help you communicate and collaborate faster and more efficiently.
  • Classic physical keyboard has been made even better with a straight keypad design, larger sculpted keys and thicker frets between the rows designed to help you type fast, accurately and with the least amount of effort.
  • The classic BlackBerry Keyboard with Instant Action allows you to type and perform tasks faster by using shortcuts.
  • Together, the classic BlackBerry Keyboard and Instant Action make it easy for commands to be taken quickly and directly from the home screen.

 The BlackBerry 10.1 OS update includes support for the physical keyboard and display on the BlackBerry Q10. There are also enhancements for the Hub, Camera, Phone, Calendar and Notifications, as well as support for additional IT policies and controls for customers connected to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10.