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BlackBerry® PlayBook™

New Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎09-14-2012
My Device: Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Playbook. 4glte

I have. The oriiginal people,aybook and was sure it was 4g lte compatible.  Is there some kind of upgrade. That I can get. It's ridiculous. To think i would have to buy a new one to get the 4g. 

Forums Veteran I
Posts: 1,625
Registered: ‎02-28-2012
My Device: Two PB's

Re: Playbook. 4glte

Its quite simple, the original playbook does not have a SIM slot so cannot be compatible with any SIM's mobile protocol, it is wifi only, or bridge to BB phone.

The new one has a SIM slot. The SIM it uses can be LTE/4G  depending on the phone provider you get it through,