BlackBerry releases viral for the company’s new tablet-the PlayBook. Described as “the first professional tablet” it features a 7″ LCD display, 1024 x 600 screen resolution, 3 megapixel front-facing camera along with a 5 megapixel rear lens allowing video conferencing, 1GB RAM, 1 GHz dual-core processor gives it groundbreaking speed to enjoy the Push technology Email, calendar, BBM, tasks, documents and more.
Research In Motion hasn’t mention a retail price for the product and the expected release date is early 2011. Check out for more details at BlackBerry’s website.
New images of the BlackBerry Niagra have surfaced. The BlackBerry Niagra is the answer to all CDMA users who have been craving over the latest Blackberry Bold 9000 and Curve 8900. Specs aren’t quite certain yet but I’m sure this will make another great BlackBerry.
AT&T customers aren’t missing out when it comes to the latest Blackberry’s. Following the BlackBerry Bold will be the Blackberry Curve 8900 which is predicted to drop before the end of the month. The SKU has already started appearing in AT&T systems. The Pearl Flip 8120 will have GPS but will lack WiFi and should hit AT&T by March. As of now, no word on pricing for both devices.
Sprint customers will be happy to hear that the new BlackBerry Curve 8350i has launched yesterday on the Sprint network. The BlackBerry Curve 8350i has been getting a lot of press due to it’s advanced Push-To-Talk capabilities for Nextel Direct Connect customers. Â This Blackberry utilizes iDEN techonlogy on the Next National Network and is packed with features such as 4.6 OS, GPS, MMS, 2 Megapixel digital camera with flash and video recording, DataViz Documents To Go preinstalled, Bluetooth 2.0, Expandable memory of up to 16GB through it’s micro SD/SDHC memory card slot.
“The BlackBerry Curve 8350i smartphone is ideal for customers who want the benefit of the popular Nextel Direct Connect service together with the power of the BlackBerry platform,” said Mark Guibert, vice president of corporate marketing at RIM. “We think Nextel Direct Connect customers will be very pleased with its range of new features and stylish design, and we are very excited to be launching the BlackBerry Curve 8350i smartphone today with Sprint.”
The BlackBerry Curve 8350i smartphone is currently available atÂ www.sprint.comÂ for as low as $149.99 with a two-year service agreement, after $80 instant savings credit and $100 mail-in rebate. It will be available in Sprint stores nationwide on January 11,2009.
RIM has found a huge success with it’s Myspace application for BlackBerry devices. It’s been a week since the application has been up and it has been downloaded over 400,00 times which is a huge hit for both RIM and Myspace for application downloads in a week. Since the launch, users have sent and received more than 15 million messages and updated their moods and status over two million times. Â RIM also announced the Storm version of the application will be coming out on November 24.