It seems that even before the announcement of the Kindle Fire by Amazon, Blackberry were planning a massive price cut on the PlayBook and now consumers are able to pick up a smart PlayBook from $300. which is of course $200 off the price with no codes to enter or anything like that the base model with 16 GB is $300! However, will that make anyone think twice about buying the Kindle Fire, I don’t think so!
These are the features for the Blackberry PlayBook;
Now there’s a professional tablet built to offer you the high-performance experience you demand.
Get started easily — simply swipe-to-wake
Blazing speed and tremendous power in a tablet format
1 GHz dual-core processor
BlackBerry® Tablet OS with symmetric multiprocessing
1 GB RAM
Powerful, user-friendly QNX technology: It’s what the World Wide Web runs on
True simultaneous multitasking — apps run simultaneously and in real time
Accelerometer, 6-axis motion sensing (gyroscope) and digital compass (magnetometer)
Micro USB port
Source [Ars Technica]