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Thinking ahead for christmas presents and the lady has said she wants the Ipad or a Sony laptop. How good is the ipad? The most she's going to do is lay in bed and facebook, maybe even read a book.

What's the better gift? Laptop or Ipad?
post #2 of 18
iPad for sure.
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iPad if she's sure thats all she'll need it for. Plus because of the iPad size, i'm sure she will want to take it with her almost everywhere.
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Ipad if ALL she gonna do is lay in bed and read/facebook. Anything else id say laptop.
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post #5 of 18
iPad's are pretty good, if you get a 3g one too that opens up a whole new range of usability.

For what it sounds like she wants to do I would say go the iPad, they are really handy to have lying around the coffee table while you are watching TV too.
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Trust me IPads slow internet will piss her off your better of buying a laptop that will do her justice
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Trust me IPads slow internet will piss her off your better of buying a laptop that will do her justice
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A Tablet is judged by the amount of apps it has optimized for it, and the internet/multimedia experience, and in those aspects, the iPad is WINNING. While I prefer android, I must say, the iPad2 is AMAZING. The GPU rendered browsing is stupidly fast, and there are TONS of apps available, optimized just for the device. My personal favorite is Garageband. If you are in the market for a Tablet, then iPad2 hands down
     
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A Tablet is judged by the amount of apps it has optimized for it, and the internet/multimedia experience, and in those aspects, the iPad is WINNING. While I prefer android, I must say, the iPad2 is AMAZING. The GPU rendered browsing is stupidly fast, and there are TONS of apps available, optimized just for the device. My personal favorite is Garageband. If you are in the market for a Tablet, then iPad2 hands down
^ This guy knows what he speaks of. Ipads are pretty sick.
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Originally Posted by daman246 View Post
Trust me IPads slow internet will piss her off your better of buying a laptop that will do her justice
That doesn't even begin to make sense. Please don't reply anymore.

Get the ipad. Tablets are boss for lounge surfing.

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