The title does not look good for Blackberry Playbooks

blackberry playbookby edans

BlackBerry PlayBook sales miss targets by over 90% at major retailer, ‘much higher’ return rate than XOOM (Jonathan S. Geller/BGR)
[Via Techmeme]

Jonathan S. Geller / BGR:
BlackBerry PlayBook sales miss targets by over 90% at major retailer, ‘much higher’ return rate than XOOM —  According to a trusted source from a major big box retailer, sales of RIM’s BlackBerry PlayBook have fallen far short of expectations.  In addition, we’re told that the PlayBook …

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Granted this is just one retailer. But RIM may be doing the same thing Samsung did – claim lots of sales because they moved them in the sales channel – but they mostly sit on the retailer’s shelves.

And with all the recent problems with batches of the Playbook – they had to recall some units and an update appears to kill battery life – this sort of news is not good at all.