18 Jan '11, 1am

The PlayBook debuted in Asia at DEVCON Asia last week and we went hands on

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Greet Box The BlackBerry PlayBook, which is expected to be released by the end of the first quarter of 2011 in North America made its Asian debut during DEVCON Asia in Bali last week. With five PlayBooks available for attendees to check out, the tablets nearly stole the show as its booth became the busiest at the conference – nevermind that classes and workshops were happening throughout the event. Clearly everyone at the show was interested in the new tablet, and, given the prospect of a big Indonesian market, the PlayBook looks to receive a positive reaction from gadget-obsessed Indonesians. The PlayBook’s Asian market opportunity When Samsung launched the Galaxy Tab in Jakarta last year, they ran out of 1,000 units in less than a day, although apparentl...

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