Cellular South has announced that it plans to launch the Blackberry PlayBook tablet on 19 April. For $499, you can get a 16GB PlayBook with WiFi but no 3G from Cellular South.
Blackberry PlayBook is RIM’s try in the tablet market. It is powered by a dual-core 1GHz processor with 1GB of RAM and run Blackberry Tablet OS with support for symmetric multiprocessing. It features a 7-inch 1024×600 capacitive touchscreen, integrated GPS, Bluetooth 2.1, WiFi 802.11b/g/n and built-in stereo speakers and microphones. The PlayBook comes with a 5 Megapixel rear camera and a 3 Megapixel front camera, both support 1080p Full HD video recording and video conferencing.
The Blackberry tablet come with out-of-the-box enterprise support, true multitasking and support for Adobe Flash as well.