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BlackBerry PlayBook

from  $99.99+
68
Global
Score
It has some redeeming qualities, but you could still do better.
68

It has some redeeming qualities, but you could still do better.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Pros
  • Responsive performanceStrong enterprise chopsSolid hardware
Cons
  • Occasionally glitchy softwareMissing appsExpensive for a seven-incher
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User Reviews

90
trevrock
This is an incredible project. The 7 inch form factor is a perfect mix between...read more
90
jasona
I think the Blackberry Playbook is an excellent device. Perfect size and it...read more
90
willw
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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70
Average Critic Score

Storage capacity

80
 

Features

63
 

Durability

80
 

Ease of use

69
 

Portability (size / weight)

77
 

Battery life

77
 

Design and form factor

69
 

Display

73
 

How It Stacks Up

82

Engadget

82
 

Critic

88
 

User

83
 

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82

Engadget

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Critic

80
 

User

90
 
74

Engadget

74
 

Critic

74
 

User

81
 
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How It Stacks Up

82

Engadget

82
 

Critic

88
 

User

83
 

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82

Engadget

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Critic

80
 

User

90
 
74

Engadget

74
 

Critic

74
 

User

81
 
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