BlackBerry Playbook: Price or specs the deciding factor?

News has been coming through thick and fast today, of the new forthcoming “BlackBerry PlayBook” tablet device, due to be released to businesses/developers in October, and customers early 2011. Reports indicate that Research in Motion (RIM), are hoping that it will be stiff competition against the likes of the Apple iPad and Samsung Galaxy S tablets.

Benefiting from a smaller 7-inch screen compared to that of the iPad, multi-touch support, 1GHz dual-core Cortex A9 processor, dual facing cameras, 1GB RAM, Bluetooth (accessible via other BlackBerry smartphones) and Wi-Fi, the thinner flatter 16GB/32GB storage device is sure to get you sat up in your seats! Gabriel at Yahoo! News reported, at this stage, we will have to wait for confirmed news of how much memory will be included in the tablet.

Presently, RIM are yet to confirm a pricing structure, but reports state that it will be aimed at the lower end of the tablet market. With the increase in popularity of tablets that are currently on the market, will a lower priced tablet, such as the PlayBook entice you?

Are you looking to buy a tablet, if so, tell us what sways your decision, is it the price or the specifications? To read more on this log onto Yahoo! News