BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSE:BB) announced that its BlackBerry Z30 smartphone was recognized as gold winner in the Consumer Product of the Year category at the Best in Biz Awards 2014 International.

BlackBerry Z30

According to the Canadian smartphone manufacturer, the BlackBerry Z30 redefines productivity by empowering its customers with an end-to-end suite of solutions that enable users to make things or complete a task on their time.

BlackBerry Z30 integrated with most-secure end-to-end technology

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSE:BB) emphasized that the BlackBerry Z30 smartphone is integrated with the most-secure end-to-end technology that allows enterprises and individuals to maximize their communication, collaboration and productivity.

According to the Canadian smartphone manufacturer, the BlackBerry Priority Hub serves as a powerful repository of all messages and conversations (e-mail, text, BBM, social media). It learns about the most-important people and conversations, and provides users with instant access to priority communications and helps them focus on critical tasks.

BlackBerry Z30 has the longest battery life

The BlackBerry Z30 smartphone is powered by the latest BlackBerry operating system, and it is built with the longest battery life of up to 25 hours of mixed use.

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) designed the touchscreen keyboard of the BlackBerry Z30 to match many of the characteristics and benefits of a physical keyboard. According to the company, its predictive technology learns how user’s type by tracking individual hits to particular keys and makes typing more accurate and efficient.

In addition, the BlackBerry Z30 features the latest antenna technology of BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSE:BB), which dynamically tunes reception to give better connectivity to users even if they are in low signal areas.

In a statement, Ron Louks, president of devices and emerging solutions at BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSE:BB) said, “The BlackBerry Z30 is an outstanding device for users who demand to stay hyper-connected, productive and always in control. Being honored with a gold Best in Biz Awards is a testament to our strategy to develop and deliver innovative technologies that empower professionals.”

The Best in Biz Awards 2014 International is the only independent business awards program wherein industry analyst and members of the press serves as judges.