BlackBerry Z30 Specifications

  • 5" Touch display

  • 16GB Internal storage

  • 8MP Rear camera

  • 25hrs1 battery

1280 x 720 resolution, at 295 PPI

1080p HD video recording

BlackBerry® 10 operating system

MicroSD card support up to 128GB

BlackBerry Z30 Specifications


  • Size

    Height 140.7 mm / 5.53 in

    Width 72 mm / 2.83 in

    Depth 9.4 mm / 0.37 in

  • Weight

    170g / 5.99 oz

  • Navigation

    All-touch screen, with intuitive gesture based navigation

  • Keyboard

    On screen BlackBerry® Keyboard (portrait/landscape), featuring contextual auto-correction, next-word prediction and a personalized learning engine that gets to know the way you type

  • Dedicated keys

    Volume Up/Down, Mute, Lock (for Power On/Off)


  • Resolution

    1280 x 720 resolution

    295 PPI

    24-bit color depth

  • Screen size

    5” diagonal Super AMOLED

    16:9 aspect ratio

OS & desktop software

  • Operating system

    BlackBerry® 10 OS

  • Desktop software

    BlackBerry® Blend™ software to bring the power of your BlackBerry smartphone to your computer and tablet. (Requires BlackBerry 10 OS v10.3.1 or higher)

    BlackBerry® Link software for your computer to enable synchronization of data and media


  • Memory

    2GB RAM

    16GB Flash

  • Expandable memory

    Removable microSD memory card—slot under back cover (Up to 128 GB)3

  • Processor

    Dual Core 1.7 GHz Qualcomm MSM8960T Pro

  • USB Ports

    USB 2.0 high speed port—allows charging and data synchronization of the device with a USB cable

  • HDMI Port

    Micro HDMI for connection to your HDTV or projector


  • Battery

    2880mAh non-removable battery

  • Battery Life2

    Up to 25 hours mixed use1

    Up to 18 hours talk time (UMTS)

    Up to 16 days standby time

Camera & video recording

  • Rear camera

    8 megapixel auto-focus camera

    Back Side Illumination for better low-light performance

    5-element F2.2 lens

    Flash, continuous and touch to focus, image stabilization

    Proprietary Enhanced Super Resolution Digital Zoom (5x)

    1080p HD video recording

    Time Shift mode for pinpointing and adjusting individual elements of your picture

  • Front camera

    2 megapixel fixed-focus camera

    Image and video stabilization

    3x digital zoom

    720p HD video recording


  • Image formats


  • Audio & video formats

    3GP, 3GP2, M4A, M4V, MOV, MP4, MKV, MPEG-4, AVI, ASF, WMV, WMA, MP3, MKA, AAC, AMR, F4V, WAV

  • Audio & video encoding/decoding

    H.264, MPEG-4, H.263, AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC, MP3, PCM, Xvid, AMR-NB, WMA 9/10, VC-1, VP6, SPARK, PCM, MPEG-2

Preloaded apps

  • Productivity: Universal Search, Email, Calendar, Contacts, Browser, Text Messaging, Messages, Clock, Calculator, Documents To Go™, Print To Go, File Manager, Adobe® Reader, BlackBerry® Remember (memos /tasks combo)

    Multimedia: Music, Videos, Pictures, Camera, Picture Editor, Movie Editor, BBM® Video

    Other: Phone, BBM®, BlackBerry® World®, Facebook®4, Twitter®4, LinkedIn®4, Games, YouTube®, Weather, Maps/Navigation, Smart Tags (NFC), Setup, Help

Alerts & notifications

  • Tone


    On-screen or LED indicator

    (Notification options are user configurable)

Networks & connectivity

  • Network bands

    Quad band LTE 3, 7, 20, 8 (1800/2600/900/800 MHz)

    Quad band HPSA/UMTS 1, 2, 5/6, 8 (800/850/900/1900/2100 MHz)

    Quad band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)

  • Wi-Fi®

    802.11 a/b/g/n

    2.4 GHz / 5 GHz

    4G Mobile Hotspot

  • GPS

    Assisted, Autonomous and Simultaneous GPS

    Preloaded with BlackBerry® Maps application and enabled for e911 capabilities

    Support for User Plane and Control Plane GPS

    GLONASS Support

  • Bluetooth®

    Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy (LE) with aptX™ enabled

  • NFC

    BlackBerry® Tag with NFC technology enables communication between BlackBerry smartphones and other NFC-enabled devices with a tap


  • Accelerometer


    Proximity sensor


    Ambient light sensor


  • BlackBerry® Screen Reader, for customers with vision loss

    BlackBerry® Magnify, for customers with partial vision

    Face-to-face video chat with BBM Video

    Voice Control for sending messages, placing calls, search and more

    Adjustable screen brightness, scalable fonts

    Teletypewriter (TTY) Support

    Certain models rated for use with hearing aids

  1. 1Based on mixed usage scenario. Many factors affect battery life including but not limited to network, transmission environment, battery age, usage, location software and feature configuration.
  2. 2Many factors affect battery life including but not limited to network, transmission environment, battery age, usage, location software and feature configuration.
  3. 3Requires BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2.1 or higher.
  4. 4Availability of Location Based Services will vary by carrier.