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You should be fine. Polaris Office 3.0 is preinstalled and supports most Office files, including newer .-x extension files.
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You should be fine. Polaris Office 3.0 is preinstalled and supports most Office files, including newer .-x extension files.
Ah!

Guess I better start saving.
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Wow, know what some of my bank account is getting depleted for now...
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The tablet says Raleigh awsome.
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You also get 1 year free of Asus' WebStorage cloud service. Storage capacity is unlimited, so that's always an option if you need more space than 16GB and don't want to buy a microSD or the dock for its USB ports.
Did you also get the extended warranty that's supposed to be available with ASUS Cloud?
Oupavoc, I got the 32GB version because it was the 1st I could get my hands on.
One more thing, ANYBODY in the Morehead City, NC area; supposedly the Sear's store there has some of these things IN STORE-IN STOCK! I just didn't feel up to a 200+ mile round trip.
I can't find a keyboard/dock in stock anywhere. A link to one would be appreciated.
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Very interesting article and a nifty piece of hardware

Excuse my ignorance but what niche do these occupy that either a Smartphone or Netbook/Notebook doesn't already fill? Sleek looks, sheer portability? Not trolling I'm just genuinely curious.
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Now I'm thinking of just canceling my order of the 32GB and get the 16GB and dock especially since I already got a 16GB microsd card and a 64GB sd card. Also still need to get a new android smartphone.
    
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Excuse my ignorance but what niche do these occupy that either a Smartphone or Netbook/Notebook doesn't already fill? Sleek looks, sheer portability? Not trolling I'm just genuinely curious.
Huge thread on this in the tablet section. Basically just less heat then a laptop,easier to read and can use while standing.

I just picked up a nook color since I couldn't find any of these in stock anywhere. Probably for the best since I just wanted it to read book and internet while I am at work.
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Now I'm thinking of just canceling my order of the 32GB and get the 16GB and dock especially since I already got a 16GB microsd card and a 64GB sd card. Also still need to get a new android smartphone.
that's probably the best thing to do even though it will delay when you finally get it.

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Huge thread on this in the tablet section. Basically just less heat then a laptop,easier to read and can use while standing.

I just picked up a nook color since I couldn't find any of these in stock anywhere. Probably for the best since I just wanted it to read book and internet while I am at work.
i'm thinking about getting a nook color too! i'm just curious how "snappy" they really are when rooted and a stock 2.2 or that thing where you leave the nook stock and run android on an SD. if it wasn't snappy I wouldn't bother. there's nothing worse then dealing with my android phone when the cpu or memory are chewed up.
    
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It is fairly smooth when running from SD. The Cyanogen team did a pretty good job. The screen is definitely top notch.
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