It’s official: Globe is carrying the BlackBerry Playbook, pre-order available till Friday


RIM’s highly anticipated entry to the tablet market will now be available locally courtesy of Globe. The data-centric device is now up in pre-order status, interested parties need to hit up to reserve their own slice of tablet heaven. Pre-order begins from now till July 29, 2011. People who pre-order will entitle customers to avail of a special limited bundled offer of a BlackBerry PlayBook and a BlackBerry smartphone starting with the My Super Surf Plan 2499.

Globe Postpaid head Martha Sazon said, “The BlackBerry PlayBook is a great new addition to Globe’s array of BlackBerry products and services to our customers.  The tablet’s topnotch features and best-in-class performance, coupled with My Super Surf Plan’s customizable postpaid offers, are a perfect match for subscribers who want an awesome unlimited browsing experience.  We are confident that the BlackBerry PlayBook packages from Globe are perfectly poised to meet the needs of even the most discerning users and we are pleased to introduce these terrific new offers to the Philippine market.”