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RIM cuts prices of tablets, extends sale till February

In a desperate bid to get more PlayBooks into users’ hands, Research In Motion (RIM) has cut price of its tablet range, and extended the sale of the tablets till February.

BlackBerry 'PlayBook' priced under $500 to challenge iPad

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) co-CEO Jim Balsillie announced Wednesday that the latest tablet computer by Blackberry, ‘PlayBook’ will be priced below $500. It reflects the intention of RIM to compete with the present top selling tablet, apple’s iPad.