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My sister wanna get an Asus Eee pad but I'm telling her that a notebook/laptop is better.

I need your advice guys. Mainly gonna be used for school homework, facebook, youtube, movies and all that stuff girls do this days on a piece of tech

Thanks
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I use mine for all of that and it works great.
    
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transoformer will do all of that and more. Get the keyboard dock and its all over for the netbook...



until the Asus Prime hits. U can preorder it already but Tegra 3 quad core!!!!! well 5 core when u really look at it. Here is a small preview.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9tAwHCDq-94
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Nice. Thanks!
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I replaced my netbook/laptop with a transformer. No regrets. There are really good office apps for school use (with the dock) and any tablet works well for youtube, facebook, etc.
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Depends on the price.

If an e-350 amd netbook is just a little over the tablet + dock, i may go with that.

Pretty sure it can do a youtube, facebook, netflx, light photoshop and even "AAA" games on it on lower settings.

I think that the "tablet fad" is more enjoyable though. At the TF is waaayy more comfortable while laying down IMO.
Battery life is pretty good too AFAIK. Plus, you get an IPS screen too!
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Originally Posted by cavallino View Post

I replaced my netbook/laptop with a transformer. No regrets. There are really good office apps for school use (with the dock) and any tablet works well for youtube, facebook, etc.

Mind if I ask what office apps you use? Thanks!
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