Best Buy Whacks $200 From Each PlayBook Model

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In a possible reaction to Amazon’s Kindle Fire announcement, Best Buy has cut RIM’s BlackBerry PlayBook price by as much as $200 for each models.As CNET notes, you can now get the 16 GB model for $299, 32 GB for $399, and 64 GB for $499.

Even with the massive price cut, the cheapest PlayBook is still $100 more than the $199 Kindle Fire.

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