BlackBerry Playbook users have one more reason to cheer up as RIM or Research in Motion recently announced software update for their tablet OS. It is v188.8.131.5242 and has brought differential updates to this tablet.
The feature of differential updates lets users update only the sections of the tablet that needs to be updated. This means that the updates will be smaller in size and hence the update process will be completed faster. The download costs too will be reduced.
The Wi-Fi connectivity to the WEP or Wired Equivalent Privacy networks has been updated for providing better security. This update also gives you faster pairing between BlackBerry smartphone and PlayBook tablet through BlackBerry Bridge app.
For making optimum use of BlackBerry PlayBook update, the manufacturer has given an update for BlackBerry Bridge app too. It is recommended that you install it on the smartphone too for better compatibility. You can get this update in App World or you can click here for it.
BlackBerry PlayBook tablet users must have BlackBerry Tablet OS v184.108.40.20670 installed for getting the differential updates. If you haven’t updated your device yet, you can click here for doing it.
Existing users can upgrade their BlackBerry PlayBook tablet OS to v220.127.116.1142 over the air or it can be done from here . Users who are buying BlackBerry PlayBook from now will get a prompt for installing the update automatically on their tablet.