- BlackBerry® PlayBook™ OS 2.0
- BlackBerry® Bridge™ 2.0
With BlackBerry® PlayBook™ Tablet OS 22.214.171.12442 and BlackBerry® Bridge™ 126.96.36.199, the functionality of BlackBerry® Internet Browsing Service (BIBS) over BlackBerry Bridge was enabled. This functionality allows the BlackBerry PlayBook to leverage the BlackBerry smartphones connection to the internet while not connected to Wi-Fi®.
Current native PlayBook applications are supported with some limitations below:
|Wi-Fi connection is required|
|Video Chat||Wi-Fi connection is required|
|Music Store||Able to browse catalog. Unable to download or play a sample song.|
|Kobo Books||Wi-Fi connection is required|
|NFB||Able to browse the catalog. Unable to play video.|
|Bing Maps||Unable to find location when indoors.|
|Camera||Unable to find location when indoors.|
|General Third Party Applications||
May vary depending if application is specifically requires Wi-Fi.
ActiveSync acounts are fully supported. IMAP/POP accounts requires Wi-Fi
Some third party application may have limitations with leveraging this functionality. This is not an issue with the PlayBook OS or BlackBerry Bridge application. If an error occurs a reload of the software will not resolve the issue.
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