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Hey guys I am looking for some advice. I am going to be buying an Android tablet soon, and am trying to decide if the TF201 is worth the upgrade.

I can get a TF101 for around $250 manufacturer refurbished, and the cheapest price I have seen for the TF201 is $500.

So my question is, is the TF201 worth the extra $250. Part of my is saying that is isn't, but if I could find a better price for the TF201, it would be worth it to me.

Thanks for the help
Edited by InEeDaJoB - 4/7/12 at 10:05pm
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post #2 of 7
If you are just browsing the web and doing light Android gaming or reading E-books and typing documents, I dont see the need for the TF201.

I got the TF101, and have not done anything that required the power of the TF201. and has awesome battery life to boot.

And I think you made a typo. It should be TF101 refurbished isn't it?
    
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To me it seems like the extra price is worth it. I had the Transformer Prime for a little bit and then went back to iPad but I would say the extra speed is worth it.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by InEeDaJoB View Post

I can get a TF101 for around $250 manufacturer refurbished......

Where are you getting this deal?
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Originally Posted by For_the_moves View Post

Where are you getting this deal?

It was on sale on eBay, 1saleaday was selling $250 refurbished units on eBay.
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Do you guys think the Asus Transformer with a keyboard dock for $360 is worth it? Is it a good deal?
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I just got a TF201 last week and let me tell you, it is fantastic. I honestly believe it is worth the extra money. I my opinion the TF101 is too far outdated at this point. However, if you do not required the insane processing power that the Prime provides, then it makes sense to go with the older model. But if you do want the latest and greatest, then the Transformer Prime is the way to go.

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