, /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Maxthon (, a global software and web services company, announces the release of its newly optimized version of Maxthon Mobile for the BlackBerry Playbook. This launch brings the speed, security and ease-of-use of Maxthon Mobile, which is already a hit with Android smart phones, the Amazon Kindle Fire and Barnes and Noble Nook tablets, to BlackBerry's own operating system and hardware design. Users can download Maxthon Mobile for the Playbook at

"The PlayBook is an innovative union of design and enhanced performance, giving users hours of entertainment and a replacement for traditional laptops. Maxthon Mobile is the perfect accompaniment for this tablet since it provides unmatched speed and performance," says Jeff Chen, CEO of Maxthon. "The PlayBook is ideal for reading and watching content and there's no question Maxthon Mobile's browser serves that need very, very well."

"Maxthon Mobile makes surfing the web a pleasure on the PlayBook, because it's designed to address the specific needs of a tablet browser," says Karl Mattson, GM of Maxthon International/Chief of Product Development. "For example, our PlayBook browser offers special, tablet-optimized advanced touch screen gestures and free cloud services that allow you move easily from PC to handset to your PlayBook.,"

"The ratings from PlayBook users suggests we're on the right track: Maxthon Mobile for the PlayBook is 5-star way to enjoy the best of the web."

About Maxthon
With offices in the , and , Maxthon Ltd. is an innovative software company and developer of superior web browsers which continue to set new standards for simplicity, speed and security. Each month more than 130,000,000 people use Maxthon's web browser in 120 countries across the world. Maxthon also brings its best-of-breed browsing to the Android platform for mobile devices and tablet computers. For more information about Maxthon please visit

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