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RIM offers free BlackBerry Curve with PlayBook tablet

RIM offers free BlackBerry Curve with PlayBook tablet

Research-In-Motion says it will give a free BlackBerry Curve 8520 and an accessory on the purchase of its tablet PlayBook during the festive season.

Smart device maker Research-In-Motion on Tuesday said it will give a free BlackBerry Curve on the purchase of its tablet PlayBook during the festive season.

"This festive season on purchase of BlackBerry PlayBook on MRP (max retail price), BlackBerry is offering a free BlackBerry Curve 8520 and a BlackBerry PlayBook accessory," RIM said in a statement.

The statement said that this offer is available across all variants of the BlackBerry PlayBook viz 16 gigabyte (GB) variant which is prices at Rs 27,990, 32GB variant which is priced at Rs 32,990 and 64GB comes for Rs 37,990 at all BlackBerry retail outlets across the country.

This offer will be given to customers for purchases made between October 18 to November 30, 2011.

Meanwhile, it also launched another application offering market outlook by YourMoneySite, from BloombergUTV.

It consists of a unique alarm clock application for BlackBerry PlayBook tablets, RIM said.

The application will make its users aware about the market outlook by flashing a green or red light as the alarm rings. It will also notify the user if the markets behave in an unusual manner which needs the user's attention, it said.

The application will provide a real-time access to world markets, currencies, commodities and stock quotes. The application was launched here by BSE Managing Director and CEO Madhu Kanan, it added.