RIM is really starting to step up the heat against the competition. The video runs through a series of comparison tests with a PlayBook and iPad which demonstrate three things: the speed of the BlackBerry PlayBook Browser, its support for rich Flash content, and the performance of open web standards like HTML 5 on the BlackBerry PlayBook. Hit the break for the video.

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So what are you thoughts on the PlayBook? The more we see the PlayBook and its performance, the more it wets my pallet for one.