RIM has at last released BlackBerry Desktop Software 7.1 in the Beta Zone. The new update brings support for the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha and 4G PlayBooks. The new version also includes:

  • Media sync enhancements including individual selection, sync by album, and customizable columns in collections mode
  • Support for 4G PlayBooks
  • Support for new BlackBerry 7 OS devices
  • Major bug fixes and PIM sync improvements as highlighted in the Release Notes (in downloads section)
  • Support for BB10 Alpha Developer devices

If you’re a developer, you can finally back up your device or re-load it’s firmware using the new 7.1 of Desktop Software. Get it now from Beta Zone here.