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Just watch videos of it trying to play hd video, it gets about 0.1 fps.
let me guess, they tried 8mbps advanced h264 just to see how badly tegra 2 would burn, right?
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Um, no.

It's Honeycomb that needs to iron out some kinks, but the hardware underneath this is pretty much at the top of its class for tablets of this size. When you see Google optimize/fix Honeycomb, you won't see these kinds of growing pains in the future.
You can post all the excuses you want, doesn't change the fact that it's half-baked. It's the software you interact with...if that's not working correctly, why even bother?
 
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I am totally going to impulse buy one of these when they come into stock...

It would be perfect for school!
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Whats half baked about it ForumViewer?

The camera? Nope. Fixed.

Apple tracking? Still there. Seems like ASUS fixed their problem faster and it was a much more complicated problem. Oh yeah and they don't have a patent for a camera not working.
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Whats half baked about it ForumViewer?

The camera? Nope. Fixed.

Apple tracking? Still there. Seems like ASUS fixed their problem faster and it was a much more complicated problem. Oh yeah and they don't have a patent for a camera not working.
This is one of the more incomprehensible posts I've seen lately, but I'll bite. To answer your question....the software? You know, the stuff you literally use from the moment you turn the device on? Watch some videos, it's runs horribly.
 
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This is one of the more incomprehensible posts I've seen lately, but I'll bite. To answer your question....the software? You know, the stuff you literally use from the moment you turn the device on? Watch some videos, it's runs horribly.
I couldn't find a video showing the Asus Transformer running horribly.. In fact it ran smooth as butter.

Can't wait to get one.
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This is one of the more incomprehensible posts I've seen lately, but I'll bite. To answer your question....the software? You know, the stuff you literally use from the moment you turn the device on? Watch some videos, it's runs horribly.
Runs fine.

Engadget Reviewer is a moron, complaining about the circle not staying completely with his finger even though he knows full well the iPad does the same. Also, he is use a 3rd and 4th finger during the pinch to zoom if you pay attention, but look no further then to see that the pinch to zoom works completely fine, starts at 3:30 where you see the pinch to zoom and browser works fine.

More videos. I've seen them.


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I couldn't find a video showing the Asus Transformer running horribly.. In fact it ran smooth as butter.

Can't wait to get one.
He's referring to the Engadget one, which was running badly, and was clearly deceptive in the way they exhibited pinch to zoom.
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You can post all the excuses you want, doesn't change the fact that it's half-baked. It's the software you interact with...if that's not working correctly, why even bother?
I love the authority with which you post regarding a device which you do not own.

It's one thing to derive a conclusion from one video, and entirely another to own the product and experience firsthand what you think may or may not be an issue from a video you happened to watch.

And Honeycomb being "half-baked"? Do you have any idea what "software" is? There are always going to be aspects of software/an OS that can be optimized or worked on after launch. Take a look at the iPhone or iPad for instance; iOS wasn't perfect either, and they've had countless firmware releases/updates since, to, what do you know, fix or enhance features.

But stay on your high horse and keep bickering about something you don't actually own.
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I'm really loving this, but now I can't pick between the Asus transformer or the Asus eee slate?
    
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I love the authority with which you post regarding a device which you do not own.

It's one thing to derive a conclusion from one video, and entirely another to own the product and experience firsthand what you think may or may not be an issue from a video you happened to watch.

And Honeycomb being "half-baked"? Do you have any idea what "software" is? There are always going to be aspects of software/an OS that can be optimized or worked on after launch. Take a look at the iPhone or iPad for instance; iOS wasn't perfect either, and they've had countless firmware releases/updates since, to, what do you know, fix or enhance features.

But stay on your high horse and keep bickering about something you don't actually own.
It's okay, we bashed the iPad 2 when Apple released it. He defended Apple and all it's greatness then, now he is just trying to find something to bash at.
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