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I really like tablets (both iPad and Android, I'm not a fanboy I have owned the iPad 2 and a Transformer Prime and iPhones and Android phones) but the Sony's Tablet P just looks so STUPID.

I'm sure it appeals to someone but when I look at it I just don't know what they were thinking. What's the point in having two smaller screens instead of one larger one? All it adds in a gap between the two. I believe two screens done right like on the DS could be good but it doesn't look good here. Plus, it's a new tablet and it's using nVidia's Tegra 2 which has really bad performance compared to the iPad 2 and Tegra 3. Why release a new tablet with the old Tegra 2 GPU? It also only runs Honeycomb as of now.

It's $400 dollars but you could just get a normal Tablet like the Samsung Galaxy Tab, Asus Transformer or the iPad 2 for that price.

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"IF" it was done so the screens looked like one screen (solid) when open it would be awesome.. (keep the screen really safe then) But with a gap? eww!

the tegra 2 thing, probably availability.. tegra3 launches, they snag the 2nd gen for less and rake in the cash.. Honestly, I would like to see companies predict their new product launch days and compensate so their last gen is about depleted when they launch.. (such a waste of resources..)
    
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No way. Would be cool if no gap at all, but what the heck? Who thought this would sell?
    
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