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Hey guys! my family plans on purchasing a tablet sometime in the near future, and i would like to know what you guys would recommend.

The Budget: <$250

The Uses:
Playing Videos (like youtube and stuff)
Browsing the web

now i have heard something about html5 and how some companies are stopping support for flash to get ready for it. is there anything i should look out for there?
i was looking at the kindle fire, but i'm not too sure about anything in the mobile computing area. im more of a desktop pc sorta guy. i would love to see what you guys recommend! thanks in advanced!
-Thepoopscooper
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The Nexus 7 is a great tablet for the price. Microsoft is also releasing a new tablet soon and speculations has it that, it will be priced around $200-300 for the starting model.
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Acer Iconia A110. Due out next month.

Similar specs to the Nexus, 8 GB model will be $199.

It also has a micro SD port and has HDMI out.

Slightly lower screen resolution but overall a superior tablet. No word on battery life yet though.
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