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RIM recalls 935 BlackBerry PlayBooks for undisclosed reasons

0. phoneArena 15 May 2011, 00:14 posted on

Staples has distributed a notice to their retail locations, alerting them to a recall of 935 of RIM's BlackBerry PlayBooks; while 935 is a relatively small portion, RIM could do without the bad press right now...

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posted on 15 May 2011, 02:32

1. Socalvenom (unregistered)


who know's maybe it's due to over heating or the glass explodes?

posted on 15 May 2011, 02:42

2. cheetah2k (Posts: 768; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


A birdie told me its a faulty battery.

and there are more recalls to come.....

Thankgod my 64Gb SKU isn't affected (yet)

posted on 15 May 2011, 06:20

4. ardent1 (Posts: 1991; Member since: 16 Apr 2011)


First, the Playbook was delayed for 1 month because RIM had problems securing the screens. Now, 935 Playbooks are faulty. When there's smoke, there's bound to be a fire.

That's typically what happens when you rush a product to a market.

posted on 15 May 2011, 11:14

5. Soulmanager11 (Posts: 26; Member since: 04 May 2011)


No good......

posted on 15 May 2011, 21:34 1

7. cheetah2k (Posts: 768; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


So this just ended up being a "Faulty OS Build" issue....

posted on 16 May 2011, 02:32 1

8. CX3NT3_713 (Posts: 1650; Member since: 18 Apr 2011)


The BB playbook 16GB, I bought @bestbuy, was very buggy, it got stuck on boot up, for an hour., so I took it back the next day, for some reason , they didn't wanna give me my money back? so I got a exchange for a iPad 2, which I regret :( i still haven't used it,, I'm trying to sell it :) , any. ??? Lol

posted on 16 May 2011, 03:11 1

9. cheetah2k (Posts: 768; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


We forgive you. As far as your iPad is concerned, eBay is your friend :-p

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