Research In Motion’s BlackBerry Tablet; the PlayBook has just recently had an update to its’ operating system from the original release 1.0 to the PlayBook OS 2.0. This of course featured an addition that would make the BlackBerry PlayBook capable of running not only native BlackBerry applications but Android based apps as well. Here is a list of the 10 great BlackBery PlayBook apps available for download.
Point is a fantastic GPS based application that will help to guide you wherever you want to go. Whether you need to find a business, a person or movie times Poynt is there to help you out. Poynt features an easy to use interface and can also turn in to a GPS and give you turn by turn directions to wherever you want to go. This app for your BlackBerry PlayBook is definitely a very useful app especially if you travel a lot. The app is completely free from App World.
2. Groovy Notes
Take organization to the next level with Groovy Notes for the BlackBerry PlayBook. This app is fantastic for organizing the details of your life. With Groovy Notes you can take memos, schedule calendar appointments, make lists, and have a personal journal you can write in. Searching for different items has also been optimized to make finding that important item or date simple and fast. Want to remember work or school related notes, Groovy Notes for the BlackBerry PlayBook has a audio recording feature that you can use to refresh your mind. A great app for people with busy schedules.
MyBestShot is a neat app for people who like to take pictures. The way this app for the BlackBerry PlayBook works is that it can take up to 64 shots at one time to give you a wide array of photos that you go through to choose the best shots, instead of having to take multiple single shots until you get it perfect. The MyBestShot app for the BlackBerry PlayBook supports both the front and back camera, and also allows you to be able to upload photos to Facebook right from the app.
4. Angry Birds
Angry Birds is a fun and addictive game that has gone viral on IOS and Android devices, and is available for the BlackBerry PlayBook as well. The concept of this game is quite simple and involves using a sling shot to hurl birds at green pigs who have stolen your eggs. The levels are filled with all kinds of obstacles that the pigs use to hide behind. Angry Birds is a fun and addictive game that you will thoroughly enjoy and with over 280 levels that require logic and thought it will have you busy for days
5. Cut the Rope HD
Cut-the Rope HD is a fun and challenging BlackBerry PlayBook app that will keep you entertained. The basis of the game is to try to cut the rope in a way that will allow you to catch a star so that you can feed a little creature named Om Nom. This game is packed with enemies and obstacles that will try to get in your way of feeding Om Nom, it is up to you to use your logic to overcome these obstacles and enemies. A great game definitely worth the download.
6. Need for Speed Undercover
Get into the driver seat of over 20 popular, fast cars and drive like you mean it. Race your way to the top against the best in this critically acclaimed racing game from Electronic Arts. With 8 challenging race modes, 3 unique environments and 24 missions, you will have a ton of fun racing fast performance enhanced cars to beat your opponents. If you drive well and you prove yourself a road worthy opponent you can earn performance upgrades that will take your car’s racing ability to the next level. A great game and with the price tag of nothing it is certainly worth downloading.
The Classic board game has come to the BlackBerry PlayBook and is available for download from App World. Monopoly for BlackBerry PlayBook features the game pieces and game idea you know and love, with enhanced graphical game play and animations. Roll your way to the top, by landing on and buying properties, houses and hotels. A great classic game for the modern day.
8. Berzerker Ball
Berzerk Ball is a fantastic BlackBerry PlayBook game that is really quite addictive. Choose a character and then take off to Berzerk land where you can bash the heck out of Comeau the geek. The farther you hit Comeau, and the more he hits while in the air the more points and money you can earn to upgrade your arsenal, and the strength of your character. There are a ton of trophies you can unlock by achieving certain goals and there are a ton of obstacles, and features to this all around fun and addictive game.
9. Plants vs Zombies
Protect your home and yourself from hordes of zombies coming for you. Your arsenal consists of different types of plants with different types of ammo and features and you have to plant these plants in an attempt to kill the zombies before they reach your house. There are different types of zombies with defferent powers and features that you will have to defeat using your skill and logic. Beware though you only have a certain number of seeds, and there are many different obstacles to hinder your plants from growing. A great game that wont let you down.
10. Nobex Radio
Never miss your Sports, Music or News again with Nobex Radio for the blackBerry PlayBook. Listen to your favorite radio stations for free, watch youtube videos, share what you like with your friends all from the Nobex Radio app. Nobex Radio is a free application and will keep you busy with whatever you like to listen to on the radio, right on your PlayBook from wherever you are.
This is not an exhaustive list and there are plenty more great apps and games awaiting download for your BlackBerry PlayBook. Take a stroll on over to the BlackBerry App World and start downloading those apps.