Finally, after months of press images from trade shows, the BlackBerry PlayBook has arrived. Available in 16GB ($500), 32GB ($600), or 64GB ($700) models, the PlayBook features a 7-inch WSVGA display, dual-core 1.0-GHz processor, and 1GB of RAM. Video preview after the break.

…basic productivity apps like native email and calendar aren’t yet available, Android app compatibility hasn’t yet been rolled out, and the PlayBook has an unfavorable dependency on having a BlackBerry smartphone nearby in order to be the best tablet it can be.

[via Engadget]


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