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Registered: ‎11-26-2012
My Device: Blackberry playbook 16GB
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Playbook charger not working how to replace in warranty?

hi guys..... I had bought 16GB playbook in march-2012. Now i am facing problem that battery fully drained and i am trying to charge it. From the last month onwards i am using samsung charger because my playbook charger not working...... Please tell me how to caontact RIM as complementary support period over.......Please give me RIM contact number..... Whether they will give new charger under warranty? If charging problem not solved what i have to do? Can anyone give me the service centre number in Hyderabad?
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Re: Playbook charger not working how to replace in warranty?


Can anyone please help me in this regard..................................

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Re: Playbook charger not working how to replace in warranty?

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Registered: ‎11-26-2012
My Device: Blackberry playbook 16GB
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Re: Playbook charger not working how to replace in warranty?

How to return blackberry playbook to service centre? How to find out authourized service centres in INDIA?

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Re: Playbook charger not working how to replace in warranty?

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Re: Playbook charger not working how to replace in warranty?

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Worst case (if warranty won't help you), you can buy an HP TouchPad barrel charger for really cheap off of eBay ~$4.99-8.99 and it functions as a fast charger. I don't use my included BlackBerry charger anylonger because I have several barrel chargers from my TouchPad tablet. You can use the included microUSB cable that shipped with the PlayBook too or another one if you have one. Here's a post I started about it over on Crackberry.

 

http://forums.crackberry.com/blackberry-playbook-f222/very-cheap-playbook-charging-solution-touchpad...

 

It will not damage your PlayBook either for the electrical specs are within tolerance levels. The reason these barrel chargers are so good is because you can buy different tips for it to adapt to foreign wall outlets. They are interchangeable. Again, check eBay for these. Another good thing is that if you have a BlackBerry cellphone (I have a 9810) it will function as a rapid charger for that device too. I have mine attached to a charging cradle. It charges way faster than the little BlackBerry wall charger.