RIM Submits New BlackBerry Device To FCC: BlackBerry 10 Cometh?

It doesn't appear there will be any delaying Research In Motion's plans to launch at least one BlackBerry 10 device at the end of the month, as scheduled. In addition to the numerous leaked photos of RIM's upcoming products, a new BlackBerry device is now listed with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

The FCC listing identifies the model number as RFH121LW. Unfortunately there aren't any details accompanying the listing, just a bunch of numbers and letters that are otherwise meaningless. Here's a look:


An official BlackBerry 10 launch event is scheduled for January 30, 2013 in New York. We've already seen some leaked photos ahead of the event, albeit they're blurry snapshots.

BB10 Leaked
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The latest leaked photos give you an idea of the screen proportion when turned on. You can see from the center shot above two rows of icons (four in each row), along with a status bar up top and a function bar underneath.