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So I received an Archos 101IT tablet for Christmas it's a great tablet for expectations of Droid 2.2 and earlier. Anything outside that range, era, is a no go and the tablet is actually really nice for reading. However, I would like to purchase a Tegra based tablet and am trying to understand the practical use of a Tegra 3 solution. There aren't any x86 to ARM translators from my knowledge and although the companion processor helps on battery life, there really isn't anything on Android that pushes the Tegra 3 to really shine from my knowledge. Is it safe to say that a Tegra 2 based solution will hold me over for awhile or am I missing something? Don't get me wrong the Prime is beautiful and the cameras have been updated tremendously, but it seems even more like a toy then the Tegra 2. Thanks for any technical input.
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Tegra 3 can play 1080 hd video really well. Thats what i read from reviews.
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There were no apps that supported Dual core processors (well) when Tegra 2 came out. (I would know, I had a Xoom).

If you build it, they will come.

Also, there are games that push Tegra 3, like Shadowgun THD.
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