PlayBook to be showcased in UAE

20/06/2011 - Dubai Lifestyle News Posted by Neil King
PlayBook to be showcased in UAE

BlackBerry PlayBook, the tablet device designed by Research in Motion to rival Apple's market-leading iPad, is set to be showcased in the UAE.The remainder of June and all of July will see the new gadget displayed in a number of shopping malls across the region, AME Info reported.Research in Motion is promoting the device as the world's first professional grade tablet and will set up a number of PlayBook Experience Zones in order for potential customers from across the UAE to sample the gadget before making a purchase."Representatives will also be on hand to demonstrate the tablet's industry leading performance, uncompromised web browsing with support for Adobe Flash, true multitasking, HD multimedia capabilities and advanced security features," the news provider explained.A number of leading retailers from across the UAE are set to stock the device including Carrefour, Axiom Telecom, Fono, One Mobile, Jumbo, Jackie's and CompuMe.