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post #71 of 2571
They really need to fix the home screen from going to portrait to landscape too. When I go to set my background as shawn johnson....(no joke) and its got the landscape version of the photo to crop but for some reason only portrait works...hmm


And I see the OCN photo uploading just changed...interesting...

Edit: time to post my review of the nexus 7.
Pros:
Lightweight!
Great size. At first I was worried 7" might be too small but its actually perfect for me.
The black back is rubberized. Allows for u to have better grip.
The zoom feature on small links or buttons is awesome.
Plenty of apps and a lot like an ipad.
cons:
Uhhh...as I'm typing this im starting to get some touchscreen issues..and now its gone. Its odd. Maybe needs a software update soon.
The black backing shows greasey Fingerprints...
It does get quite warm on the left side in portrait and the bottom of it when in landscape. Its not a huge issue but u can feel the temp difference.
Scrolling is a tad touchy. Doesn't exactly scroll as nice as an iPad but its close.

Overall I'd give it a 9/10. I think with some new software updates this could easily be a 10/10.
Edited by Cakewalk_S - 7/21/12 at 7:15am
post #72 of 2571
I canceled my order from Google and picked one up at Staples today! Loving the JB!

So far no troubles with it!

update

ok I put some mp3 files on it from my network storage and I got a message saying they might not play, and it was right they won't. They were mp3 files. I installed winamp pro on the n7 but it won't play any of them. Google play music works fine though??
Edited by mtbiker033 - 7/21/12 at 10:00am
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Really liking this battery life.

post #74 of 2571


Already have unlocked bootloader, CWM recovery 6.0.0.6, root, and MoDaCo custom ROM smile.gif

Bought it Sunday 7/15/12 and paid $246 at Sam's Club, which also included the $25 Google Play credit upon activation.
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Hey guys just got my tablet today so far I am really liking it. Unfortunately the left side of my screen is a little raised. Has anyone tried to fix it themselves I'm a little scarred to take apart my brand new toy-
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Originally Posted by DraXxus1549 View Post

Hey guys just got my tablet today so far I am really liking it. Unfortunately the left side of my screen is a little raised. Has anyone tried to fix it themselves I'm a little scarred to take apart my brand new toy-

back cover just snaps off.






http://forum.xda-developers.com/showpost.php?p=28964003&postcount=2
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post #77 of 2571
Picked one up at staples earlier today! Got it for about $270 with tax. 16gb version.

No problems with it from what I can tell.

The screen does look a little washed out. Not sure if its because im used to my HTC One X screen or it's a screen issue.

 
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Has it been confirmed that removing the back plate doesn't void the warranty I really don't want to void it on the first day haha
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post #79 of 2571
If a FDD works, then a HDD should work too.
Engadget

Screen seems to be the weakest part of Nexus 7
Tom's Hardware
Edited by TLCH723 - 7/21/12 at 7:11pm
post #80 of 2571
There's nothing really wrong with the screen. The colors could be better but there's no saturation adjustment. The blacks are good once u adjust it right.the auto adjust doesn't work well. Although its plenty bright and the blacks seem black enough. You don't notice the difference between the bezel black and screen black. Its way sharper than my iPad 2 screen...


Some of the Terra 3 graphics demos are darn impressive!
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