After last week’s confirmation about the BlackBerry PlayBook update arriving on the 21st, it looks like RIM has kept its promise. RIM has just announced that the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update will be released for download today. The update will bring a whole bunch of features that PlayBook users have been pining for: integrated email client with unified inbox, social integration with calendar and contacts apps, updated BlackBerry Bridge, updated productivity apps and a better virtual keyboard, enhanced web browsing, and lastly: a whole bunch of Android apps that can run on the PlayBook will be available on the BlackBerry App World.
The BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update is available now as a free download for all BlackBerry PlayBook tablets. Just look out for the “Update” notification that will appear on your notification bar, or hit the Gear icon on the upper right corner > Software updates > Check for updates. For those of you who receive the update, let us know how it goes for you.