Brian Dunn, CEO said Best Buy is by now in discussion with RIM in a try to carry the forthcoming PlayBook tablet to brick-and-mortar stores throughout the nation.
Dunn says, “When it approaches to market, we are leaving to be extremely contented to present it to our clientele.”
For the reason that the gadget does not have built-in 3G, there were queries concerning how the PlayBook would be dispersed. Other tablet manufacturers have contracts with wireless carriers and consequently the tablets are presented in-store at thousands of sites.
Best Buy presently proposes the iPad and Dell Streak.
The tablet will gauge in lesser than the iPad at only 7 inches, yet thinner at 9.7 millimeters. Moreover, the tablet has a back and front-facing camera, plus the aptitude to natively playback Flash videos.
The Blackberry smart phone proprietors are able to join their devices and utilize the 3G by means of the tablet.
It will not run on RIM’s latest BlackBerry 6 OS, as an alternative it will run on a new mobile operating system produced by QNX Software, which was obtained by RIM prior in the year.