BlackBerry Playbook Dropping to Under $300 at Radioshack

Those of you still interested in purchasing a Blackberry Playbook for yourselves or someone dear will be pleased to know about a huge savings Radioshack will be offering on the RIM branded tablet. Radioshack stores will be offering a $180 instant savings on the Blackberry Playbook 16GB tablet bringing the retail price down (originally $479.99) to $299.99 between 10/7 – 10/15.

If you happened to miss the sale, fear not as Radioshack will follow that promotion with another the week after. From 10/16-11/5 the Playbook will be selling at the regular cost, but you consumers will receive a $200 gift card with purchase. RadioShack also reminds us that their Trade & Save program will allow customers to receive even more savings on the tablet.

[spoiler]Hi TekGoblin Staff –

Blackberry enthusiasts thinking about getting the Blackberry Playbook should look no further than their local RadioShack store. Through November 5, the retailer is offering great deals on the 16GB tablet (regular price $479.99) reflected below.

· 10/7 – 10/15: $180 Instant Savings – now $299.99

· 10/16 – 11/5: $200 Gift Card

The BlackBerry PlayBook is fully Adobe® Flash® 10.1 enabled and has built-in support for HTML 5 so you can browse the Internet the way it was meant to be browsed. The 1GHz dual-core processor and 1GB RAM offer the horsepower to multitask so you’ll spend less time waiting and more time being productive.

Customers can also take advantage of additional savings through RadioShack’s Trade & Save program, which allows customers to apply the value of an old electronic device toward their new purchase.

Adam Lee
PR for RadioShack

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