BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet available in Thailand from 22 July
Research In Motion (RIM) announced that the BlackBerryÂ® PlayBookâ„¢ tablet will be available in Thailand on 22 July 2011 from AIS, TrueMove as well as a number of nationwide retail stores including Jay Mart and TG Fone.The BlackBerry PlayBook will come in three Wi-FiÂ® models, featuring 16 GB, 32 GB or 64 GB of memory storage, priced at Bt16,990, Bt18,990, and Bt21,990 (included VAT) respectively.
Dany Bolduc, Vice President of Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam at Research In Motion, commented: "The BlackBerry PlayBook will offer customers in Thailand an amazingly powerful experience in an incredibly portable 7" tablet design. Thanks to the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet's premium hardware features and sophisticated QNX-based operating system, users will enjoy an exceptional browsing and multimedia experience." Bolduc added: "We encourage customers to head to their local authorized retailer to try out the PlayBook for themselves."
The BlackBerry PlayBook features an ultra-portable design and delivers industry leading performance, uncompromised web browsing with support for AdobeÂ® FlashÂ®, true multitasking, HD multimedia, advanced security features, out-of-the-box enterprise support and a robust development environment.
BlackBerry PlayBook specifications:
â€¢ 7" 1024x600 WSVGA capacitive LCD touch screenâ€¢ Ultra-portable at less than a pound and less than one-half inch thick: 0.9 lbs (425g) and 5.1" x 7.6" x 0.4" (130mm x 194mm x 10mm)â€¢ 1 GHz dual-core processorâ€¢ BlackBerryÂ® Tablet OS with support for symmetric multiprocessingâ€¢ MP3, AAC and WMA audio playbackâ€¢ Support for high resolution video playback (H.264, MPEG4, WMV)â€¢ 1080p HDMI outputâ€¢ Dual 1080p HD cameras for video conferencing and video capture (3MP front and 5MP rear)â€¢ 1 GB RAM memoryâ€¢ Up to 64 GB internal storage (16, 32 and 64 GB models)â€¢ GPS, Orientation Sensor (Accelerometer), 6-Axis Motion Sensor (Gyroscope), Digital Compass (Magnetometer)â€¢ Stereo speakers and stereo microphonesâ€¢ Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n) connectivityâ€¢ BluetoothÂ® 2.1+EDR support
For more information about the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet, please visit http://th.blackberry.com/playbook