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Well how in the world do you actively use 2 apps at the same time then?

I can copy from one app and paste to another. I can receive email or IM notifications, or notifications for games running in the background, while watching a movie. I'm not sure what you're getting at here.
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post #22 of 28
A couple of things that concern me:

  • Filtrates are not indicative of actual performance.
  • We need to know memory bandwidth which, according to the benchmark, is superior on Tegra 3
  • Where they using ICS for this test as it's known to improve performance by 30-60%

We've yet to see any proper tests done between the A5/X and Tegra 3 and this is no different.
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That massive resolution and you cant even have 2 things open side by side...
    
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post #24 of 28
Tegra is under-rated, I found a video of youtube comparing a Samsung Glaxay S2 running a custom ICS+Kernal against a Galaxy nexus while running Quadrant.

I run the same test on my Tegra 2 Optimus 2x running a custom ICS+Kernal and in all the 2D/3D tests my phone produced much higher frame rates then both despite all the talk about bad performance of the tegra 2.

The Galaxy S2 whooped my phone though when it came to the I/O test frown.gif
post #25 of 28
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That massive resolution and you cant even have 2 things open side by side...

Which is something that is not bothering most people. But yea it would be a nice feature. Windows 8 tablets will have it as well, so I'm guessing Apple may eventually integrate something like it too.
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post #26 of 28
Dude the cold hard fact of it is nvidia did the exact opposite of what you say they do best, now don't get me wrong I love nvidia I use them in my desktops all the time but what they did with the tetra was make a powerful CPU but poor gpu and actually the CPU might be the same as the A5X seeing as it only has 2 cores and the Tehran has 3, bottom line is I had the Asus Transformer with a Tera 3 and I played Dark meadow on it and got tearing and that was on a 720p display then I exchanged it for the new iPad and played the same game, no tearing, super smooth and that is on retina display resolution which is higher than an HD TV, cold hard fact is that if you are looking for a smooth visual performance apple beat nvidia hands down
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post #27 of 28
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That massive resolution and you cant even have 2 things open side by side...

you can in android now, at least in the new galaxy note tablet
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