BlackBerry PlayBook price slashed to £169
UK retailers have slashed the price of the BlackBerry PlayBook to £169. Worth considering, or is that still too expensive?
Right now you can bag a 16GB PlayBook for just £169 from Carphone Warehouse, while the 32GB and 64GB versions will set you back £199 and £329 respectively.
The PlayBook tablet was lowered to £250.-- back in October the cost of acquiring this troubled
This second price drop confirms what we already knew -- that RIM's tablet has failed to make an impact. HP was forced toafter it that powered it, slapping a £90 sticker on the doomed tablet.
While £169 is an enormous discount for the PlayBook, in all honestly we're still not sure it's worth it. You could save your cash and buy a tablet that's significantly better instead, such as theor the .
The PlayBook impressed us with its speedy multi-tasking and slick interface, but it's light on features and has an extremely unimpressive app selection when compared with iOS or Android.
Are we wrong? Is this slashed price the perfect time to snap up a PlayBook? Tell us in the comments, or on our Facebook wall.