Today is the day that RIM will launch the BlackBerry Mini Keyboard. The keyboard adds more functionality for those on the go to quickly browse, type, and send e-mails among other functionalities. The keyboard features the following:
- A stylish convertible case that doubles as a device stand
- An integrated touchpad for smooth PlayBook navigation and control
- 128-bit encryption for a secure Bluetooth connection
- Up to 30 days battery life on a single charge
- Multi-touch Control – BlackBerry Mini Keyboard comes equipped with a touchpad to allow you to navigate your BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. Tap the touchpad to simulate a mouse click, tap with two fingers to right-click, and scroll vertically using a two-finger up or down swipe. These gestures make it a breeze to get up and running and begin interacting with the device as well as apps like the Citrix Receiver.
- Ultimate Portability – The portability of the BlackBerry Mini Keyboard with the convertible case provides a mobile computer solution that’s easy to take with you. An added benefit is the screen real estate available to you when using the BlackBerry Mini Keyboard with your BlackBerry PlayBook tablet.
The 30 day life on a single charge sounds impressive and am ready to put this keyboard to the test. This new keyboard should be able to boost your productivity on the PlayBook for just about any task you can think of doing on it. To purchase the keyboard you can head over to the Shop Blackberry store pricing is $119.99.