Tag: tablet

BlackBerry PlayBook Reviews Hit the Web

April 14, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry PlayBook is set to go on sale on April 19th, and so far only a select few had a chance to get their hands on RIM’s new tablet. The reviews thus far are pretty interesting with the most detailed review going to CrackBerry. The BBSync will also be bringing you our thoughts on […]

Continue Reading

New Hands-On Reviews of the BlackBerry PlayBook at CES 2011

January 6, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

I have a feeling this is only a couple of the many reviews to pop up over the next few days. BGR, CrackBerry, and Gizmodo all got to spend a little 1-on-1 time with the new PlayBook, and post a quick review of what they think. Overall everyone seemed to really like the PlayBook, including […]

Continue Reading

RIM demos BlackBerry PlayBook Web Browsing Experience, Makes Everyone Drool…

January 4, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Once again RIM has taken a few minutes to show off the BlackBerry PlayBook, and its awesome web browsing experience. The video that RIM posted today is about 3 minutes long, and shows the PlayBook’s browser handling VideoJS.com and the full Facebook website (flash and all) without any issues. The video evens demos flash games […]

Continue Reading

RIM squishes Poor Battery Life Rumor on BlackBerry PlayBook…

December 31, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

Back a couple of days ago, rumors starting circulating that RIM might delay the BlackBerry PlayBook due to poor battery issues. Well it seems that RIM wasn’t too happy about that, and immediantely fired back with an official statement regarding the rumor. Here’s what they had to say: “Any testing or observation of battery life […]

Continue Reading

RIM struggles to get BlackBerry PlayBook battery life under control?

December 28, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

New rumors are floating around the internet that RIM might be delaying the early Q1 launch of the BlackBerry PlayBook due to poor battery performance. The rumor comes from Kaufman Brothers analyst Shaw Wu, who says RIM may delay the PlayBook due to poor battery life when compared to other tablets like the Samsung Galaxy […]

Continue Reading

Will the BlackBerry PlayBook Start Shipping in March?!

December 17, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

I was really hoping we would see the BlackBerry PlayBook launch in January or February of next year, but it looks like it won’t be coming until at least March. During RIM’s Q3 earnings call a RIM rep may have slipped up on a rough launch date for the PlayBook, and its not what we […]

Continue Reading

Take A Look at what TAT could do for RIM and their QNX OS…

December 3, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

So you may have heard yesterday that RIM announced the acquisition of TAT. TAT (also known as The Astonishing Tribe) is known for their beautiful mobile user interface (UI) designs. RIM has announced that their work will be coming to RIM’s recently announced QNX Platform for the BlackBerry PlayBook and smartphones. Check out the video […]

Continue Reading

BlackBerry PlayBook Pricing Reveiled: Starting at $399 for 8GB?

November 24, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

Let’s take this one with a grain of salt for now. Mobility Insider has just posted up what they claim will be the BlackBerry PlayBook’s pricing at launch. If the information is correct the PlayBook will start at under $400 for the 8GB model, and range in 8GB, 16GB and 32GB. The PlayBook is expected […]

Continue Reading

BlackBerry PlayBook Receives First Hands-On with Video

November 16, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

Hey! Speaking of the BlackBerry PlayBook. The team at Engadget got a brief hands-on experience with RIM’s upcoming PlayBook tablet. The PlayBook will be the first (and hopefully not last) device rocking the new QNX operating system. The video quickly shows how the PlayBook can multitask and play videos without slowing down and feeling slugish. […]

Continue Reading

RIM unveils BlackBerry PlayBook, a 7″ tablet loaded with features!

September 27, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

Wow! Today at the BlackBerry Developers Conference, RIM unveiled the BlackBerry PlayBook, a 7″ tablet that comes packed with features. This tablet from RIM comes loaded with an operating system designed by QNX. The BlackBerry PlayBook will feature a 7″ high resolution display, will be 9.7mm thick, run a 1GHZ dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, […]

Continue Reading