BlackBerry PlayBook

BlackBerry PlayBook - Specs

The BlackBerry Playbook is a tablet designed and manufactured by RIM which runs the QNX based BlackBerry PlayBook OS. The device features a 7 inch touch display, up to 64GB of internal storage, a 5 megapixel camera capable of 1080p HD video capture, a secondary camera for video calls and is powered by a 1GHz dual core processor.

The full BlackBerry PlayBook specifications follow:

Release Date 19 April 2011
Buy Amazon 16GB | 32GB | 64GB
Size Dimensions 194 x 130 x 10 mm
Weight 425 g
Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen
Size 7 inches
Resolution 1024 x 600 pixels
Features multi-touch input;
170 ppi pixel density
Connectivity Data No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n 
Bluetooth 2.1;
EDR (Enhanced Data Rate);
A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
Infrared No
USB 2.0 microUSB
Camera Primary 5 MP
features autofocus
video 1080p @ 30fps
Secondary 3 MP
features video calls
video 1080p @ 30fps
Memory Internal 16GB | 32GB | 64GB
External No
Hardware CPU 1 GHz dual-core Cortex-A9
GPU  PowerVR SGX540
Chipset TI OMAP 4430 
Radio No
Audio Stereo speakers
Video micro HDMI Out
Navigation GPS
Sensors accelerometer (3 axis);
ambient light sensor;
digital compass
Design landscape slate form factor
Colors Black
Battery Li-Po 5300 mAh
Usage 10 h
Software OS BlackBerry PlayBook OS
Manufacturer BlackBerry apps
Wireless connect to BlackBerry smartphone;
Support for BlackBerry Enterprise Server
Others Full Adobe Flash 10.1;
HTML 5 support;
BlackBerry App World apps
Links  Official Site

The Playbook is available in three storage sizes and also available in the following models:
  • BlackBerry PlayBook WiMax
  • BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE
  • BlackBerry PlayBook 3G+
Despite its small size, the PlayBook is a very capable device with great specifications. By adding full Adobe Flash support and integration with the BlackBerry ecosystem, it will hopefully be a sort after device.

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