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Should I get a Tablet such as the asus transfomer or a laptop??
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post #2 of 22
heh....laptop IMO
but that just depends on what you're going to do with it
post #3 of 22
Very verybroad what do you need it for?
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post #4 of 22
I'd go for a laptop in my opinion, better. But again, like stated - also very much depends on what the purpose for it are. If your going to do basic job/school business, email/typing ++, then laptop would be the thing.
If just for light surfing and use of minor apps, then a tablet might be. But overall I still favour laptops over tabs.
     
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post #5 of 22
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media, movies,music,web browsing those kinda things and probably some type of document typing later on.
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post #6 of 22
laptop ftw

more powerful, more features
post #7 of 22
If some amount of work/gaming - Laptop.
I don't have a great preference for the asus but it really depends, some people prefer a touch-screen tablet.
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post #8 of 22
If you're going to be doing any document typing, get a laptop, no question.
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post #9 of 22
Laptop

will get overall more use.
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post #10 of 22
As long as you include typeing the laptop is automatically the choice



If you arent going to be doing any typeing then get a laptop.. (or netbook)
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