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$800. blistering Barnacles!!
I'd rather spend that on a Sandy Bridge rig or the ASUS Transformer....
That said, if you love the product then good choice. but i think 64GB is overkill unless you do EVERYTHING on that.
Downgrade to 32 (16 will fill up way too fast imo) and keep the change for your rig
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post #12 of 126
I went with a used ipad 1 16GB and I'm as happy as I can be. I wouldn't fork out above $400 for any ipads though. It's only good for 2 purposes, playing mini games and light couch web surfing (not even real multitasking web surfing)
    
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$800. blistering Barnacles!!
I'd rather spend that on a Sandy Bridge rig or the ASUS Transformer....
That said, if you love the product then good choice. but i think 64GB is overkill unless you do EVERYTHING on that.
Downgrade to 32 (16 will fill up way too fast imo) and keep the change for your rig
id rather wipe my ass with $800 and feel like a baller. Gives you something to do in the bathroom too, perfect replacement for the ipads main function.
    
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post #14 of 126
You probably should return it and get the 16GB. I really doubt you have a use for 64GB unless you're planning on using it like a massive ipod.

One app you should definitely get is air video. Video streaming from your PC to the ipad. Works pretty well even with the slowest of connections.
post #15 of 126
First off I have the 32 GB model, but the 16 GB would suit my needs just fine. The reason I would only need 16 GB is that all my media is online.... Netflix and Pandora, all streaming No real need for space except for games.
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Nice purchase. 32gb would be a nice sweet spot I think. I would love one, but I just cannot justify the cost!
post #17 of 126
I use about 1GB of mine, just photos.
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Just because he bought an iPad, I'd also use the $800 to upgrade my rig, but to each his own, don't judge him just because.
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id rather wipe my ass with $800 and feel like a baller. Gives you something to do in the bathroom too, perfect replacement for the ipads main function.
Loooooll.
@Ipad: Ouch.
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$800 for something you cant do anything on?
Ipads are basically the ultimate netflix viewers.
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