BlackBerry PlayBook


Reviews & hands-on

  • Tablets 3.5 out of 5

    BlackBerry Mini Keyboard for PlayBook review

    By 11 April 2012

    Research In Motion has launched a new mini Bluetooth keyboard for the BlackBerry PlayBook - complete with accompanying case to house it all. But should you be bothering and will it make working on the go any easier? Design There are two parts to the...

  • Tablets

    BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 pictures and hands-on

    By 24 February 2012

    BlackBerry has finally released its PlayBook 2.0 operating system bringing with it a host of new features -most importantly email and calendar options. But has it been worth the wait and do the new additions now make it the best budget tablet on the market?...

  • Online

    BlackBerry PlayBook designer cases hands-on

    By 3 June 2011

    Its not often that you get as prestigious a company as Ettinger turning its design expertise to that of the technology world. But the leather goods manufacturer has gone and done just that, turning out a set of oh-so-special cases for the brand new BlackBerry...

  • Tablets 4 out of 5

    BlackBerry PlayBook review

    By 11 May 2011

    Six months after it was first announced in San Francisco, Research In Motion’s tablet is finally here. But has it been worth the wait, should you be resisting your urges for an iPad, and has RIM with its new operating system got what it takes? We’ve...

  • Tablets

    Best BlackBerry PlayBook cases hands-on round-up

    By 4 May 2011

    So you’ve just got a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet from RIM (or about to get one) and now you need to protect your 7-inch wonder. There are, as you would expect, a number of different cases out there all promising protection. Some go for the business look,...

  • Phones

    EA Need for Speed Underground on BlackBerry Playbook hands-on

    By 16 February 2011

    RIM is clearly trying to make owners of the new BlackBerry PlayBook feel like they can have fun too, with the promise of EA’s Need for Speed Undercover and Tetris shipping pre-installed on the device from launch. We nipped along to the RIM booth at...

  • Tablets 0 out of 5

    First Look: BlackBerry PlayBook review

    By 11 January 2011

    We’ve seen the PlayBook on several occasions now. We saw it when announced, we’ve had it demoed, we’ve played with it ourselves, we’ve been through the mill with all the briefings and showcases, we’ve seen videos and read all the gossip. But...

  • Tablets

    BlackBerry PlayBook hands-on

    By 6 January 2011

    We were at the launch, we've seen stacks of information about the BlackBerry Playbook, and now we've managed to get some hands on time with the new tablet from RIM at CES in Las Vegas.  Our play was brief, but we can tell you that it not only looks smooth,...