Blackberry Tablet Secures Its Own Niche

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RIM exhibited the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet some months back and despite many shortcomings the truly remarkable tablet did score an advantage. The PlayBook lacks an application and support platform ecosystem and that is what undermines its chances of being a tablet in truer sense. Various contending tablets have the capability to floor the iPad through hardware support, user friendliness, and classy features. The iPad has the best there is in the tablet world for apps, compatible UI and software support. But still as iPad captures nearly the entire tablet niche, there is still a niche which finds the PlayBook the best option over all other tablets on the market.

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OS: QNX, BlackBerry Tablet OS with with symmetric multiprocessing

Processor: 1GHz dual core Texas Instruments OMAP4430


Storage: 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB internal

Display: 7-inch WSVGA, 1024×600

Battery: Lithium-ion 5400 mAh

Ports: Micro USB, Micro HDMI, 3.5mm headset

Weight: 14.4 ounces (425 grams)

Dimensions: 7.6(h) x 5.1(w) x 0.4(d) inches

Camera: 5MP rear-facing, 3MP front-facing

Sensors: Accelerometer, GPS, digital compass, 6-axis gyroscope

Networks: LTE, WiMAX, and HSPA+ models later in 2011

Wireless: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n; Bluetooth 2.1+EDR

Tethering: Only to a BlackBerry smartphone

Price: $499 (16GB), $599 (32GB), $699 (64GB)

The superb larger screen and top-notch Web browsing as well as multimedia capabilities makes the PlayBook a great development, gaming, internet and desktop web experience.

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Database entry on PlayBook is revolutionary with two basic gestures i.e. swipe-up and swipe-down instead of the one-button iPad option. And quick page load does not bring the same but frustrating wait for pages to load when you are browsing on the go. Video output to HD TV via the tablet’s HDMI port is legendary.

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But most important of all the PlayBook is a magnificent tool for the enterprise with word processing, intranet, private apps, networking, and various other features. Making the PlayBook the best tablet for the niche

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