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[ZDNet] iPad 2 vs. BlackBerry PlayBook: Of course you realize, this means war!

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On the eve of the iPad 2 launch, RIM previewed a feature-complete version of the PlayBook tablet to the press, and it looks smart and extremely powerful. But will their efforts be nearly enough?

It was certainly an odd and auspicious evening. On the eve of Apple launching their iPad 2 to the fawning masses, Research In Motion invited a group of select journalists to have a up close and personal look at a near-feature complete version of the BlackBerry PlayBook, their 7″ tablet that is sure to be the subject of a great deal of comparison with Apple’s latest offering in the coming year.
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That picture is awesome

The tablets war will be interesting, and tbh I don't see apple coming out on top this time
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how good are other tablets besides the ipad for ebooks? Pdfs CHMs?
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The apple guy looks like a fat lazy b**tard who would steal your chicken nuggets.

The blackberry guy looks like he has to nag the apple guy to get a job after he comes home from his...
Edited by funky882 - 3/1/11 at 8:43pm
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why even post this?

playbook- good multi-tasking, fast UI, good build quality. unknown battery life, no announced release date or price.

ipad 2 - announced tomorrow might be thiner, might have longer battery life, might be the same price as the ipad, might have new features. will have cameras :-p
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Personally I think mobile tech is gey...

I guess it's my trucker mentality, drive a big rig, and plow anything that gets in your path..

I don't like fiddling & squinting with some slow junk, I want SPEEED!


Edited by _GTech - 3/1/11 at 9:07pm
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i probably wont buy either of these, but if i had to, i'd buy the blackberry tablet...

why?


because of my neverbuyanythingnewfromapple mentality. secondhand however...




still probably wouldnt.

still...i'm interested to see whose better
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PlayBook> iPad

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