Apr 14, 2011

BlackBerry PlayBook Full Specifications And Price Details

BlackBerry PlayBook

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RIM’s first BlackBerry PlayBook is an ultra thin professional tablet, having the notable high-end specifications to compete with any other tablet in market and it would offer an incredible gaming platform for publishers and the players.

BlackBerry PlayBook comes with BlackBerry Tablet OS QNX with support for symmetric multiprocessing, running on a dual-core 1GHz Cortex A9-based processor, sporting a 7 inch capacitive LCD display with resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels, equipped with 1GB of RAM, 5 megapixels rear-facing camera and an additional 3 megapixels front-facing camera for video calling, 16GB and 32GB storage capacity, 1080p HD video playback capability, HDMI output, Wi-Fi – 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth, microUSB, Open, flexible application platform with support for WebKit/HTML-5, OpenGL and POSIX support, BlackBerry app world access, powered by 5300mAh battery and more

PlayBook is having the ability to handle Flash content via Flash 10.1, as well as Adobe AIR apps. PlayBook will be also available Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n + WiMax (4G), Wi-Fi + LTE, Wi-Fi + HSPA+ models and all the models including the Wi-Fi one will support Bluetooth tethering, Mobile hotspots, BlackBerry Bridge features.

BlackBerry PlayBook

Full Technical Specifications Of BlackBerry PlayBook

Network  
4G WiMAX
LTE
HSPA+
Dimensions  
Size 130 x 194 x 10 mm
(5.1"x7.6"x0.4")
Weight 425 grams
Display  
Type LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Size 7 inch
Colors & Resolution (1024 x 600) Pixels WSVGA
Input/ User Interface  
Input Multi Tasking
Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate
Proximity Sensor for Auto turn-off
System Properties  
Operating System BlackBerry Tablet OS with QNX Technology
CPU Cortex A9 Dual-Core 1GHz Processor
1GB RAM
Storage Capacity  
Memory 32GB, 64GB
Browser & Messaging HTML, WebKit/HTML-5
Adobe Flash Player 10.1, Java Script
Camera  
Main Camera – 5 Megapixels HD camera
– 2560×1920 pixels
Secondary(Front side) – 3 Megapixels HD camera
Video Recording Capability Yes
Video Playback Capability 1080p HD Video Playback Capability
Connectivity  
Bluetooth & USB Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR & v2.0 micro USB
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Headset 3.5mm stereo headset jack
HDMI Micro-HDMI
GPS a-GPS
Music & Video  
Music Format MP3, AAC, WMA
Video Format H.264, MPEG, WMV
Battery  
Type Li-Ion 5300mAH Standard Battery
Video Playback Time
Other Features HDMI video output
Built-in support for HTML 5
Adobe Mobile AIR, Adobe Reader
POSIX, OpenGL, Java
3G access via existing BlackBerry smartphone service plan
Color Black

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Price & Availability

BlackBerry PlayBook tablet will be available from April 19th in the U.S. (Canada too) as Wi-Fi Only variant, with a price tag of $499.99 (16GB) at Best Buy Stores and RadioShack and at more retail chains.

BlackBerry PlayBook WiMAX 4G will be available exclusively from Sprint this summer and the LTE, HSPA+ models won’t be coming until the second half of 2011.

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