Tuesday, March 22, 2011

RIM PlayBook Launching on April 19th $499 for 16GB model

As we mentioned earlier today on Twitter, RIM has announced today that the PlayBook will launch on April 19th.  The pricing will be as follows:
  • 16GB WiFi, $499
  • 32GB WiFi, $599
  • 64GB WiFi, $699

This puts the PlayBook competitively priced against the iPad.  You can actually pre-order the device now through Best Buy.  In addition, the PlayBook will be available at the following retailers:

  • Office Depot
  • RadioShack
  • Staples
  • Verizon Wireless
  • AT&T
  • Sprint
  • Cbeyond
  • ShopBlackBerry.com
We have high hopes for this tablet and will be getting our hands on one to do a full review.  Stay tuned or follow us on Twitter (@TabletConnect) for the latest updates.


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