BlackBerry PlayBook is the new tablet in town with QNX software system that is build to impress both inside and outside. The BlackBerry PlayBook features a 7 inch LCD screen and is powered by a powerful 1 GHz dual core processor. The PlayBook is priced at less than Rs. 30,000.

The BlackBerry PlayBook has the features and the looks to give tough competition to Apple iPad 2 and other tablets in India.  The BB PlayBook comes loaded with the new BlackBerry Tablet OS that is more reliable. With 1 GHz dual core processor, 1 GB RAM, combined with the BB Tablet OS you get true multitasking.

If you compare BlackBerry PlayBook with the Apple iPad 2 there are many things that give the PlayBook the advantage, with one exception, the PlayBook does not support 3G or GSM networks. The BB PlayBook supports HTML5 and Flash 10.2 which means uncompromised web experience. The browsing experience on the PlayBook is as good as on the Desktop.

BlackBerry PlayBook Size
BlackBerry PlayBook Size

When it comes to multitasking no tablet can do as better as the BlackBerry PlayBook. You can run multiple apps in real time simultaneously. The BlackBerry Tablet weight 425 grams and is of dimension width (7.6 inch), height (5.1 inch) and depth (0.4 inch).

BlackBerry PlayBook Back view
BlackBerry PlayBook Back view

The BlackBerry PlayBook comes with 2 cameras the rear camera is a 5 megapixel camera and the front is a 3 megapixel camera. You can video chat face to face on the 7 inch high resolution display. The cameras can also record video in HD mode at 1080p.

Need more apps just visit the BlackBerry App World from the PlayBook and get access to many applications which you can install.

Price of BlackBerry in India
BlackBerry PlayBook price in India

The PlayBook also comes with BlackBerry Bridge that will let you view calendar, email, BBM, address book from your BlackBerry mobile phone on to the PlayBook.

BlackBerry PlayBook Features and Specification

  • Full computing power in a tablet format
  • Ultra Portable
  • 1080p HD video; H.264, MPEG4, WMV HDMI video output
  • Micro USB and Micro HDMI ports
  • Crystal clear HD display
  • Rich stereo sound
  • Dual HD video cameras
  • Symmetric multi-processing
  • No-compromise rendering of text, graphics and video
  • Out-of-the-box compatibility with BlackBerry® Enterprise Server
  • Seamless pairing for a secure window into your BlackBerry® smartphone
  • Corporate data access
  • Secure and manageable
  • 3G network access using your BlackBerry® smartphone as a modem
  • 4G network access available on BlackBerry® 4G PlayBook™ tablet
  • Wi-Fi® 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Bluetooth® 2.1+EDR
  • Multi-processing for true multitasking
  • LCD Display Screen of 7 inches with multi touch capacitive screen supporting resolution of 1024 x 600.

BlackBerry PlayBook Price in India

BlackBerry PlayBook is available at Vijay Sales for Rs. 27,990. Current Price : 26,390

By Rajeev Rana

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