According to the latest report, RIM PlayBook which was set to launch on April 19 in the US and Canada was reportedly delayed for a month because of a shortage in touch panels.
According to BGR:
“The touch screen panel creator has made note that the PlayBook shipments were schedule for about a month from the initial schedule as due to a delay in software testing. Another reason for the shortage of touch panels is because Apple already booked up most of the available capacity.”
The RIM PlayBook starts at $499.