Media types that are supported on the BlackBerry PlayBook

Article ID: KB26518

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 05-07-2013


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry PlayBook tablets
  • BlackBerry PlayBook tablet

The BlackBerry PlayBook tablet is capable of playing a wide assortment of media types. By plugging in headphones or using the built-in stereo speakers, it can be used to play videos and music in any location. It can also be connected to a home entertainment system using HDMI in order to display media on a TV screen and hear audio through the TV or any connected audio peripheral.

For more information about recommended video and audio file formats and codecs for encoding, see the BlackBerry PlayBook OS media support reference guide.

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DRM-protected media in any format is not supported.


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