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I've been looking for a good tablet for class for a longggg time. I tried the ASUS TM101T and it was god awful for the stylus. I like how the ASUS Transformer works with a dock for a keyboard + battery life, but I just saw a video on the Lenevo Thinkpad Tablet, and TigerDirect sells them for $430, and it looks incredible.
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just wait for the kindle fire it will be cheap and has everything you will need and it comes out in a month
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just wait for the kindle fire it will be cheap and has everything you will need and it comes out in a month
I don't think we wants to type on the screen for hours a day.


I would go with the Transformer. Why? Because I think it's awesome, and with the dock it will be all you need.

OR you could go with ASUS's new tablet. It's got a built in keyboard. It looks small though. Kind of too small.
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If you can find a touchpad it makes a great note taker with the HP keyboard. That's pretty much what my GF does while I LAN.

http://i.imgur.com/B51wY.jpg
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When I said note taking, I meant via stylus. Hence why I mentioned the Thinkpad tablet that is really great at handwriting...
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When I said note taking, I meant via stylus. Hence why I mentioned the Thinkpad tablet that is really great at handwriting...
Sorry, my bad. I skim.
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I would look towards the flyer. Taking notes on the transformer is ackward. Not because it doesn't have native stylus support (the Jot fixes that) it's that the 10" screen is weird to take notes on.

However, if notes isn't your primary goal, then there really is no reason to get the flyer.
    
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I would look towards the flyer. Taking notes on the transformer is ackward. Not because it doesn't have native stylus support (the Jot fixes that) it's that the 10" screen is weird to take notes on.

However, if notes isn't your primary goal, then there really is no reason to get the flyer.
I hear ya. I've got a Nook Color rooted CM7 and I just can't imagine using a stylus on a screen any bigger. 7inch is my sweetspot. An iPad would be too big and clunky, and an iPhone is just too awkwardly small for me.

Too bad only eReaders stay round 6-7inch.
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I hear ya. I've got a Nook Color rooted CM7 and I just can't imagine using a stylus on a screen any bigger. 7inch is my sweetspot. An iPad would be too big and clunky, and an iPhone is just too awkwardly small for me.

Too bad only eReaders stay round 6-7inch.
Tablet+pen. $400 for a 7" tablet with high quality writing input.

Or, if you're looking for a phone as well, there is the 5.3" Galaxy note with phone/pen input. It's not out yet though.
    
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Tablet+pen. $400 for a 7" tablet with high quality writing input.

Or, if you're looking for a phone as well, there is the 5.3" Galaxy note with phone/pen input. It's not out yet though.
Is only bestbuy selling it? I currently have a Nook so, for now I can't justify having two tablets. I'd have to sell my nook, which will be hard now that theres new kindles out.
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