Enterprise Mobility: RIM PlayBook: BlackBerry Tablet Takes a Run at Apple iPad Dominance

 
 
By Nicholas Kolakowski  |  Posted 2011-04-18
 
 
 

The PlayBook

RIM hopes the PlayBook will not only appeal to BlackBerrys traditional business audience but also consumers in the market for a tablet device.

The PlayBook

Backing

The PlayBooks rubberized backing allows for an easy grip and prevents the tablet from sliding as easily on slick or slightly tilted surfaces.

Backing

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CameraThe PlayBooks 5-megapixel camera is located on the top-center of the back. Centering it on a subject feels intuitive. Pressing a button on the onscreen interface will let you take shots through the front-facing 3-megapixel camera.

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One-Handed

The PlayBooks 7-inch form-factor makes the device very portable—it might not fit in your jacket pocket, but it will fit in most bags