We have already told you that RIM is going to launch new tablet in our previous article. On 27 Sep 10,Research In Motion’s (RIM) annual BlackBerry Developer Conference, CEO Mike Lazaridis announced the company’s new tablet — the PlayBook.RIM is well known name in mobile segment for Blackberry phones.
This gadget has touch screen facility with 7 inch 1024 x 600 screen resolution LCD 1080p High Definition (HD )display.RIM PlayBook gives users freedom to operate with on screen keyboard along with this touch screen,so you can also type text easily.For image lovers Blackberry Playbook has 5 Megapixel rear camera and 3 Megapixel front facing camera for video conferencing .It has powerfull 1 GHz dual-core processor with 1 GB RAM.
Blackberry Playbook has an operation system introduced by QNX Software System acquired by RIM in April 2010. QNX is famous for making the communication system for navigation of the car.For wireless connectivity to access highspeed internet it has 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
Blackberry Playbook is very useful to surf net, read e books and mailing, chatting and other useful internet applications. E-Book reader is the special application of RIM PlayBook where you can read thousands of eBooks.Blackberry PlayBook would be “an incredible gaming platform for publishers and the players.”It has also supports Flash applications and HTML 5.
Blackberry Playbook Features and Specification
- Ideal for games, media, apps and everything the real Internet offers
- Full Adobe® Flash® 10.1 enabled
- Built-in support for HTML 5
- Beautiful rendering of text, graphics and video
- 7″ LCD display, 1024 x 600 screen resolution
- 5.1″ x 7.6″ x 0.4″ (130mm x 194mm x 10mm)
- 0.9 lbs (400g)
- Built-in microUSB connector
- Multi-touch capacitive screen
- Wi-Fi® 802.11 a/b/g/n
- Powerful, user-friendly QNX technology – it’s what the World Wide Web runs on
- On-screen keyboard
- True multi-tasking
- Crystal clear HD display
- Rich stereo sound
- 3 MP high definition forward-facing camera
- 5 MP high definition rear-facing camera
- Codec support for superior media playback, creation and video calling
- 1080p HD video; H.264, MPEG4, WMV HDMI video output
- Micro USB and Micro HDMI
- Push technology
- Email, calendar, BBM™, tasks, documents and more
- BlackBerry security and data efficiency
- Full computing power in a tablet format
- 1 GHz dual-core processor
- 1GB RAM
- Symmetrical dual-core processing
- Rapid development environment
- Reliable BlackBerry Tablet OS, powered by QNX technology
- Supports POSIX OS, SMP, Open GL, BlackBerry® 6, WebKit, Adobe® Flash®, Java® and Adobe Mobile AIR
- Out-of-the-box compatibility with BlackBerry® Enterprise Server
- Seamless pairing for a secure window into your BlackBerry® smartphone
- 3G access via existing BlackBerry smartphone service plan
- Corporate data access
- Secure and manageable
So this is another option for web lovers with Apple iPad and other Touch Tablets available in the market like Samsung Galaxy Tab, Dell Streak, Toshiba Folio 100, WePad, OlivePad.