"Great device just eagerly waiting to fill the app gap"3.5 starson by jbgoldma
Pros: solid hardware, size, weight, performance, video resolution, cameras, touch/swipe interface, OS, web browsing experience, sound quality, easy file system access via WiFi and mapped drive via USB, subtle and accessible notification area, bluetooth based Br
Cons: Key elements of the base software and certainly the selection of professional grade apps is not nearly there. There is no cursor control available on the keyboard or via touch interface to select a specific point in text you want to edit (web browser, ema
Summary: The Blackberry Playbook has tremendous potential given its powerful and solid hardware, OS and interface. However, the lack of core functionality within many of its resident "super" apps combined with the absence of many of the most commonly used third party apps (including some of Blackberry's own) significantly limit the device's usefulness and make for a very frustrating consumer experience knowing that addressing these fundamental software shortcomings would allow the Playbook to be everything RIM promised it would be.