New BlackBerry tablets incoming reveals RIM exec

Head of developer relations confirms the company is working on a BB10-based tablet

Head of developer relations confirms the company is working on a BB10-based tablet

The head of developer relations at Research in Motion's Asia Pacific division has confirmed that the company will be launching new BB10-based tablets this year, it has been reported.

According to Know Your Mobile India, the executive revealed that a "BB10 tablet is definitely coming later this year" at the Z10 launch in India.

He also reportedly confirmed that the company was working on an update for the Playbook that would allow existing owners to upgrade their tablets to BB10.