The BlackBerry Z10 uses the new BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system. The user interface of BB 10 is based on the concept of direct manipulation, using multi-touch gestures. Interaction with the OS includes gestures such as swipe, tap, pinch, and reverse pinch, all of which have specific definitions within the context of the BB10 operating system and its multi-touch interface
The phone has a mobile hotspot functionality, which supports up to 8 devices, sharing its internet connection. It accesses the BlackBerry World, an online application
distribution platform for the BlackBerry OS. The service allows users
to browse and download applications, games, music, videos from the
BlackBerry World store.
The touchscreen keyboard provides an advanced typing experience. It
learns the user's writing style and suggests words to help the user type
faster, more accurately and with the least amount of effort.
"The BlackBerry Z10 has an 8 megapixel camera on the back with
autofocus and LED flash capable of shooting 1080p video, while there's a
2 megapixel camera on the front that shoots video at 720p".A unique feature in the Z10's camera app is TimeShift. "BlackBerry has
been showing it off for a while, and it lets users dial back the time on
certain pictures so that people aren't making less-than-ideal faces in
it (like blinking mid-shot).
The Z10 has Voice Control, that allows the user to operate the phone
by spoken commands. Voice Control recognizes natural speech patterns, so
that the user can talk naturally and always be understood. It can be
used to send messages, compose emails, dictate documents, search the
phone just by speaking to the app.