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The smart cover was and is an awesome idea. I had one for my iPad 2 but the problem is when you fold it back to hold the tablet normally, the magnets aren't powerful enough to hold the smart cover in place is either you have to hold it yourself or it just hangs there, very annoying.
    
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The smart cover was and is an awesome idea. I had one for my iPad 2 but the problem is when you fold it back to hold the tablet normally, the magnets aren't powerful enough to hold the smart cover in place is either you have to hold it yourself or it just hangs there, very annoying.

Yeah, I can't say that by itself, the smart cover is any kind of end all, be all answer but for my use at home it seems to do the trick about 70% of the time. Not bad. I'm looking at the Snugg iPad3 Case... looks pretty swank for 30 bucks.
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post #23 of 1262
Count me in! Ipad 2 16GB white wifi.
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Welcome tColll! Haven't yet decided to go for the 3, eh? Waiting for the 4?

What sort of features are we hoping for in the iPad4? Anyone? Anyone? smile.gif
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may i join? here is my iPad . . .

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gave up my intel rig for this lol.
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may i join? here is my iPad . . .
gave up my intel rig for this lol.
thanks.

Of course you can! smile.gif Welcome to the club. What gen/size/connectivity is it?

GZ on the move to the Pad. I don't think I'll ever stop gaming on a PC, nor will I ever stop overclocking my systems, but the iPad3 was enough to get us to sell off every spare piece of hardware, AND a secondary gaming rig, so we could both have iPad 3's. I definitely prefer using it for web browsing, reading articles, checking email, and using variously handy apps. I also love all the things it can do that a PC can't do. But I'm torn... with only one PC in the house, we can't do co-op gaming anymore, and that hurts a bit. I think we need to build a small HTPC/Low-End Gaming Rig type of thing. Mini ITX maybe, with Ivy Bridge. But I digress. This is soooo off topic. smile.gif
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Got 5 in the house right now smile.gif
  1. 2011 iPad 2 Wi-Fi 64GB -> mine, might sell or keep as back-up
  2. 2011 iPad 2 Wi-Fi 32GB -> brother's, might sell or give to grandma
  3. 2012 iPad 4G+Wi-Fi 64GB -> mine
  4. 2012 iPad Wi-Fi 64GB -> brother's
  5. 2012 iPad Wi-Fi 64GB -> wondering if I should return or keep as back-up (pre-order from Apple.com but bought 4G model from Verizon on release date)

Told myself I'll upgrade when the new iPad gets retina display so here I am. As far as hardware upgrades for the next iPad, I reckon we can expect to see a faster CPU, lighter weight, slimmer chassis, and a 128GB model among other things. Don't think I'll be upgrading to the iPad 4, though, even if it's a more impressive jump specs-wise over the current model. While 128GB would certainly be nice, I'm not sure if I'd be willing to shell out another $800~900 (or $400~500 if I sell my current iPad) for the newer model.
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Welcome, Rui-no-onna. smile.gif Will see if I can add you properly to the lists. biggrin.gif
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Of course you can! smile.gif Welcome to the club. What gen/size/connectivity is it?
GZ on the move to the Pad. I don't think I'll ever stop gaming on a PC, nor will I ever stop overclocking my systems, but the iPad3 was enough to get us to sell off every spare piece of hardware, AND a secondary gaming rig, so we could both have iPad 3's. I definitely prefer using it for web browsing, reading articles, checking email, and using variously handy apps. I also love all the things it can do that a PC can't do. But I'm torn... with only one PC in the house, we can't do co-op gaming anymore, and that hurts a bit. I think we need to build a small HTPC/Low-End Gaming Rig type of thing. Mini ITX maybe, with Ivy Bridge. But I digress. This is soooo off topic. smile.gif

it's an iPad2/16GB/WiFi.

Have any of you tried Face Time?

Thanks.
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We've used it to chat with family. So far we've been impressed.
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