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Originally Posted by y2kcamaross View Post

I love my ipad(3). The game selection is vastly superior to any of my android tablets, and the sharpness is incredible

this says it all...but i wouldn't mind getting both to play around with
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post #12 of 17
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Originally Posted by technofied View Post

it sucks compared to transformer prime

tegra 3 > apple a5x

ios < android put it this way closed source vs open source os

also prime is thinner and has better battery.
Tegra 3's processor > A5/A5X's processor

A5/A5X's GPU > Tegra 3's GPU

And no the Prime doesn't have better battery life.
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How do you overclock the ipad 3?
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Originally Posted by technofied View Post

it sucks compared to transformer prime
tegra 3 > apple a5x
ios < android put it this way closed source vs open source os
also prime is thinner and has better battery.

As an Android lover who has several tablets - all I can say is 'what a big load'. The transformer is beautiful. The screen on the ipad 3 is amazing. I have found the ipad aspect ratio far superior to the 16:9 Android tablets (inc the transformer) for reading comic books. Any shortfall on the ipad (and there are several software related biggies) can be overcome by a simple jailbreak. Now that I've done that all video formats play as flawlessly on it as they did on any Android tablet I've owned in the past.

The quality of the app selection and how well the hardware responds using it blow Android away. I hope that changes as competition is good.

Not regretting in the least the 'slower' processor on the oh so smooth and fluid ipad3.
post #16 of 17
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How do you overclock the ipad 3?

You can only use an overclocked iPad as a beverage warming device. wheee.gif
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post #17 of 17
I hate to say it, because Apple's behavior has been ridiculous of late, but the ipad 3 is one hell of a device. I use it more often than my cell phone....and even sometimes more than I use my PC. It's versatile: good for travel, basic work and email, and content consumption when you're just chillin' in bed or around the house; I run youtube or podcasts every day as I prep dinner. I have the Verizon LTE version and the internet speed and coverage is incredible.

Apps are not my bag, but the few I do use are good. Complaints about the CPU are unfounded, IMO - for my usage, I've never had a single issue with responsiveness or fluidity. Sure, more horses are always nice, but it's like an i7 920 (or even an i7 2600k) - it's not the newest of the new, but it still works perfectly, so who cares?
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