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post #21 of 44
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Unfortunately. That does not help with 99% of the stuff available on the web.
Yeah, those ripped Blu-Ray copies won't run well. Well, there's Christmas for Tegra 3. :3
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I'm personally trying to decide between the Xoom and the Transformer, leaning towards the transformer though. I'd get the wifi only version if you have an iphone or an android phone because whenever you need 3G you could just use wifi tethering instead of paying extra for another 3G line. That's what I will be doing.
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post #23 of 44
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I'm personally trying to decide between the Xoom and the Transformer, leaning towards the transformer though. I'd get the wifi only version if you have an iphone or an android phone because whenever you need 3G you could just use wifi tethering instead of paying extra for another 3G line. That's what I will be doing.
the transformer only has wifi.
I would definitely go with the transformer. It is cheaper and supposed to be better if not the same so might as well pay less.
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post #24 of 44
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yea I'm thinking of getting tethering added to my iphone contract, only an extra £5 a month and means I dont need to get an entire new contract to have mobile data on the tablet.

The transformer seems to be getting alot of love on here. Not sure between that and the Xoom.
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post #25 of 44
Something Android. Around here, there are so few computer stores, and none of them are carrying tablets. But I would say that the ability to do Flash is a big advantage for Android. Not that Flash is good - but sites do use it, while HTML5 is pretty much stillborn. The iPad is overhyped, way to expensive and far too limited in ability. Of course, to make it useful, you have to Jailbreak it, while with Android, you can do what you want without hacking it to bits.

For use on a bus, I'd get whatever is inexpensive, or go with something like the Playbook, which can do lots, and would not be as attractive to robbers as the iPad is.
post #26 of 44
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Yeah, those ripped Blu-Ray copies won't run well. Well, there's Christmas for Tegra 3. :3
Ripped Blu-ray are a waste of time. (like how many will you be able to fit even on a 64GB SDXC card) and when I watch things on the HDTV, I want full un-compressed 1080p video with DTS-MA. I do like to watch some TV shows from the UK and Asia that is not available in the US so the web is pretty much the only way.
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post #27 of 44
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Originally Posted by Wiz33 View Post
Ripped Blu-ray are a waste of time. (like how many will you be able to fit even on a 64GB SDXC card) and when I watch things on the HDTV, I want full un-compressed 1080p video with DTS-MA. I do like to watch some TV shows from the UK and Asia that is not available in the US so the web is pretty much the only way.
Dont really need to watch blu-rays on a tablet got a blu-ray drive to do that.

Mite pick up the xoom or transformer i think
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post #28 of 44
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Dont really need to watch blu-rays on a tablet got a blu-ray drive to do that.

Mite pick up the xoom or transformer i think
You could connect an external BD drive to you tablet?
     
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post #29 of 44
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You could connect an external BD drive to you tablet?
yes IIRC
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I say go with the Ipad. I have one and I can do a lot with it. I also have mine Jailbroken so I can really do alot with it. I have modded my Ipad to the way I want it to be and it also has more access to apps then an android system. If you really want to have the look of an android then you can transform your Ipad into one if you want.

All I know is that I use my iPad for everything and its been the best investment I ever made.
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