“Best Buy hinted at possible sluggish sales of the BlackBerry PlayBook by starting a new sale on RIM’s tablet,” Electronista reports.
“The deal takes $50 off of the 16GB and 32GB tablets and a much steeper $150 off of the 64GB version, putting it at the exact same price as the 32GB model,” Electronista reports. “The retailer hasn’t said how long the sale will last.”
MacDailyNews Take: Probably until amateur hour is over.
RIM “shipped 500,000 PlayBooks in its spring quarter and isn’t due to report the summer until September 15,” Electronista reports. “Like many companies, though, it hasn’t discussed actual sell-through customers and, unlike Apple, is known not to sell every unit it ships to stores.”
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MacDailyNews Take: Liquidation time for another dead end!
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]