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Originally Posted by MoGTy View Post

When I read this I couldn't help but feel like the author was trying to make me like it. It's just a little bit too positive smile.gif
I can't tell, since I don't own one, but the 1024x768 display doesn't make me feel warm inside.
Just my view smile.gif

I think pretty much everyone here concurs. tongue.gif
post #62 of 135
I am about to order a tablet. I can get a Nexus 7 for $250.00 and the Ipad Mini for 16GB is $330.00. I think my choice is easy here. Nexus it is
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I am about to order a tablet. I can get a Nexus 7 for $250.00 and the Ipad Mini for 16GB is $330.00. I think my choice is easy here. Nexus it is


May want to hold off a few days or so. I think the Nexus 7 will have a price drop to $199 for the 16GB model. biggrin.gif
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My overclocked/undervolted Nexus 7 running Paranoid Android and M-Kernel Plus with a dash of zRAM is so intimidated. biggrin.gif
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Reviews have just become worthless. All of these review sites are in bed with one side or the other. I just assume both tablets are good and if I'm in the market for one, I make sure to do my own hands on.
    
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the hardware here is much nicer than the Nexus 7

I think Apple has out done itself, on the lying.
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Doesn't seem too bad actually.

I still wouldn't get one though.
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I think Apple has out done itself, on the lying.

yes, because Apple wrote the review rolleyes.gif



EDIT: What the heck is wrong with the people in this thread? A lot of people are complaining about the price of the iPad mini, but have rigs with over $1000 worth of hardware.

inb4 "i use it for useful things" yes some people do need powerful hardware. But all some people with these $1000+ worth of hardware use it for is browsing the internet and maybe playing a game like TF2.
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Engadget need to pull their heads out of apples arses and realize the true fact that the Nexus 7 is a MUCH better device (Hardware and software wise) than this piece of crap iPad mini.
Even the Kindle Fire HD is a better device overall.
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Oh and not to mention the fact they're both lower price than the iPad mini, much lower.

Please, stop posting these stupidly biased comments. This is why we can't have nice things; idiots have to come and ruin everything.
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post #69 of 135
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I think he type that review on his $1,000+ MacBook.... What? He has no bias towards Apple! tongue.gif

Hey! Macbooks actually are pretty powerful laptops for the form factor they are made in. This, on the otherhand, is an overpriced midget iPad. This seriously has nothing going for it, other than the ecosystem. The specs suck compared to the competition and it is overpriced. The fact that Google can sell a 3g Nexus 7 for $350 makes it look even worse than it already is...
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Why didn't Apple stick retina and a A6 chip inside the iPad Mini is really poor hindsight....
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