Order the BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet for $499
Officially today, RIM opens up to pre-orders for the BlackBerry PlayBook in three different versions, starting from $499.99.
The Playbook measures 7 inches, making it smaller (and lighter) than the iPad, and a little bigger than Samsung Galaxy. It has a 1024×600 WSVGA capacitive LCD touch screen, a 1 GHz dual-core CPU, 1 GB of RAM memory, a 1080p HDMI output, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. It also has two cameras: a 5-megapixel camera on the back, and a 3-megapixel one on the front for video chats.
For $499.99, buyers will get the tablet’s16 GB version, while the 32 GB and 64 GB varieties are available at $599.99 and $699.99, respectively.
The BlackBerry PlayBook is scheduled to be available on April 19.View Article Source »