BlackBerry will launch its Qwerty-packing BlackBerry Q10 handset on T-Mobile stateside, the company has confirmed. 

A BlackBerry representative has told the publication N4BB that T-Mobile plans to release the Q10 sometime in May. T-Mobile is the fourth-largest carrier in the US, and its rumoured Q10 launch in May is consistent with what we've heard from Sprint and BlackBerry

The BlackBerry Q10 is aimed at users who love a physical keyboard. It features a 3.1-inch Super AMOLED display, 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 Plus processor, 8-megapixel rear camera, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, LTE connectivity, NFC, a microSD slot and a 2100 mAh battery.

A leak last month pointed to the touchscreen BlackBerry Z10 launching on T-Mobile on 27 March, as we expected. The Z10 will also be offered by AT&T and Verizon. Sprint is the only carrier stateside that has opted out of carrying the BlackBerry Z10, presumably because of its focus on the iPhone.

The BlackBerry Q10 is expected to go on sale in Canada and the UK sometime in April. 

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