BlackBerry PlayBook Price in Singapore & Specifications

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BlackBerry PlayBook Specs

Release Date in Singapore
ModelPlayBook
DateAug 2011
Processor
Processor frequency1 GHz
Processor cores2
Memory
Internal memory1 GB
Display
Display diagonal17.8 cm (7")
TouchscreenYes
Touch technologyMulti-touch
Audio
Built-in speaker(s)Yes
Built-in microphoneYes
Number of built-in speakers2
Weight & dimensions
Width194 mm
Depth10 mm
Height130 mm
Weight425 g
Networking
3GNo
BluetoothYes
Top Wi-Fi standardWi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Wi-Fi standardsIEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth version2.1+EDR
Storage
Internal storage capacity16 GB
Card reader integratedNo
Storage mediaFlash
Software
PlatformQNX
Operating system installedBlackBerry Tablet OS
Battery
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Design
Form factorSlate
Product colourBlack
Performance
Position locationNo
GPS (satellite)No

Reviews of BlackBerry PlayBook

mbreviews.com
Reviewed on 2015-05-18
CHECK THE PART 1 OF THIS ARTICLEIn the first part of our best cheap tablets we took a look at the Nexus 7. Even though there are a lot of great tablets for this budget, none seemed to be on par with the Nexus 7, until now. Enter the Tesco Hudl 2! For a...
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arstechnica.com
Reviewed on 2012-10-12
Solid hardware and build quality, Superb e-mail functionality and social networking integration, Easy-to-use interface with touch-sensitive bezels, Fully functional without a BlackBerry smartphone to tether, Good speakers on each side for watching video,...
Still no expandable storage, OS can be finicky at times, No native third-party integration, Official apps from A-list third-party developers are missing
The news that RIM is quickly headed for extinction has been greatly exaggerated . Sure, RIM is no longer a top handset manufacturer. And though the company is not profitable—it's still losing money and market share—it is managing to keep its head above wa...
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gcn.com
Reviewed on 2012-04-27
659Pros: Good battery life; good number of ports and buttons.Cons: Medium performance; no biometrics. We liked that the ThinkPad had 64G of hard drive space. Its 1G of memory was the average amount for those we looked at this time around, so that is ...
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custompcreview.com
Reviewed on 2011-12-10
So I had both the Kindle Fire and the Blackberry Playbook sitting around so I decided to do a comparison of the two devices. Really informal comparison for information only.What do you guys think? Which tablet do you like? Comment below.Both the Blackberr...
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notebookcheck.net
Reviewed on 2011-12-03
Handy size, Stable case, Brilliant colors / good contrast, Bright TFT for outdoors, HDMI video out, Long battery life, Operating concept
Only 12 month manufacturer warranty, Time Out can't be disabled, No virtual environment for Android apps, No email client, No SD card slot
Even if the name PlayBook fits to a "pro tablet" like Android to a gaming notebook, we do want to give the almost 400€ 7 inch tablet (16 GB version) a chance. Is the PlayBook a business player like its smartphone colleagues, Torch 9860 and Bold 9900? Or i...
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gcn.com
Reviewed on 2011-08-31
Secure, fast, great display.
Needs a separate BlackBerry phone to use some features.
S The coolest part of the display design is that the margins of the screen are sensitive to touch. So if you are finished with an application, you simply touch into the margin and push your finger in an upward motion. This throws the running applicati...
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pocketables.com
Reviewed on 2011-07-29
Sure, the PlayBook from RIM might have been released a couple of months ago. Sure, it isn't exactly selling as well as anyone predicted. Sure, we might have slammed the tablet from Canada a couple of times here at NBT, but does all of this mean RIM didn't...
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Theinquirer.net
Reviewed on 2011-07-25
BITTER RIVALS Khidr Suleman and Chris Martin fight to the metaphorical death over the best 7in tablet currently on the market. This video face-off features three 7in tablets that are assessed on their various merits, and a winner is crowned. But which ...
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pcper.com
Reviewed on 2011-07-15
BlackBerry is proof of the tech industry’s merciless pace of innovation. Five years ago, Research in Motion (the company responsible for BlackBerry) seemed to be on the top of the mobile world. Its phones offered unique functionality that, although...
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gcn.com
Reviewed on 2011-07-01
Oddly enough, the PlayBook is pretty different from a BlackBerry phone, so there is some learning involved even for dedicated BlackBerry fans. Thankfully, the interface is a good one. The device is not exceptionally...
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hothardware.com
Reviewed on 2011-05-23
1 GHz dual-core processor, BlackBerry Tablet OS with multitasking capabilities, Upcoming support for Java and Android apps, Full WebKit browser
No microSD slot, Missing dedicated PIM apps, Small Power button
When RIM Revealed the BlackBerry PlayBook in September 2010, the tablet was met with great excitement and hype, particularly from the professional, die-hard BlackBerry crowd. According to RIM, the PlayBook was designed to "give users what they want, in...
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umpcportal.com
Reviewed on 2011-05-18
Sascha joined me in the studio last night for a full-on 3.5hr marathon testing and discussion session with 10 different tablets. The iPad2, Asus Eee Pad Transformer, Acer Iconia Tab A500, HTC Flyer, Blackberry Playbook and Samsung Galaxy Tab were the focu...
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umpcportal.com
Reviewed on 2011-05-12
I managed to get a few hours hands on with the Blackberry Playbook [ tracking page ] today. First impression out of the box was: Wow, it's tiny.Laptopmag has done a comprehensive review of the device and they are pretty much on the money with their asses...
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pocketables.com
Reviewed on 2011-05-04
The BlackBerry PlayBook. It seems a few of us here at Pocketables have had our encounters with RIM's foray into the tablet market, both good and bad. In fact, you might've noticed that it currently makes up the majority of our front page's posts.With all...
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ubergizmo.com
Reviewed on 2011-05-02
Despite its Adobe Flash support, the BlackBerry Playbook is not the most anticipated tablet on the market, due to its small size (7-inch) and the relatively small number of applications available on its new OS when compared to major competitors such a...
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mobilitysite.com
Reviewed on 2011-05-01
It’s pretty crazy to think that only a little over one year ago Apple introduced the iPad. Previous attempts at tablet computing by numerous companies had been complete failures. But Apple seemed to “get it” with the iPad and took the consumer electro...
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i4u.com
Reviewed on 2011-04-29
Great form factor, +Fast and very powerful multi-tasking, +Excellent camera and file storage
Terrible at sharing media, -Buggy browser and mixed flash support, -No meaningful app selection
I've had the PlayBook for a full week now. I've already given my initial findings and shown off the excellent video camera at a Mumford & Sons concert. Now it's time for my full review. Just how well does the PlayBook measure up to extended use? Specif...
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phonearena.com
Reviewed on 2011-04-28
For the better portion of the last month, we’ve been toiling away getting comfy with some of the newest tablets to hit the market of late, and now that we’ve gotten a feel for all of them, it’s best to sit down to compare and contrast them all in one m...
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chipchick.com
Reviewed on 2011-04-28
Great design and formfactor, U.I. is polished and easyto use, fast performance, excellent display that is complimented by a set of powerful builtin speakers, Android app compatibility is coming,
No dedicated email or calendar apps yet, hampered by lack of apps at the moment but that will surely change quickly, power/wake button is a bit too recessed, pricing could be more competitive.
Amongst the slew of tablets that have been announced over the past couple of months, the BlackBerry Playbook has been one of the most anticipated, and for good reason. Unlike the plethora of tablets running Android, the PlayBook brings a fresh new...
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arstechnica.com
Reviewed on 2011-04-28
Solid hardware build quality, Excellent high-resolution screen, Speakers on both the left and right sides, Nice finger-friendly user interface, Comes with an office suite, Touch-sensitive bezel supports gestures, Top-notch HTML renderer, Flexible multitas...
No expandable storage, Flash experience is underwhelming, Doesn't come with much functionality out of the box, Bridged file access didn't work for me, Crashes and other issues under high memory load
RIM, the venerable business smartphone vendor, has entered the tablet market with the official launch of its BlackBerry PlayBook. The seven-inch slate ships with a new operating system that pairs the QNX kernel with a custom user interface. The PlayB...
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