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No. Apple sucks.
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That said...the MSI thing I think had like a really slow SSD and at best a 3hr battery life.

That was the problem with this thing. However, after buying an Android tablet I can say I wouldn't buy another, Android as I see it is fine on phones but tablets require something more powerful and versatile. Next tablet I get (if I get another) will definitely be an x86 one.
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as long as it runs android and not made by a fruit i'd gladly pay double
post #104 of 152
It seems really stupid getting an ipad with 128gb of memory. I mean, 128gb, how on earth will you be using all that memory in the first place. Getting a 32 or 64gb is reasonable but 128 really isn't. It still has the same features and all that so why not get the ipad with less memory?
post #105 of 152
I have no intention of buying an iPad.
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Originally Posted by Blazingwolf1 View Post

It seems really stupid getting an ipad with 128gb of memory. I mean, 128gb, how on earth will you be using all that memory in the first place. Getting a 32 or 64gb is reasonable but 128 really isn't. It still has the same features and all that so why not get the ipad with less memory?

128GB of storage, not RAM.

My PDF collection is well over 128GB, and 128GB would be significantly more usable for me than 64GB.
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The retina display on the iPad is amazing. it's great for reading, viewing images, etc. I also found no problems with the operation of the software, unlike some laggy android devices.

But the lack of compatibility really irks me. You're out of luck for any website that still uses flash videos. For that reason alone I would avoid an iPad.


If you're interested in an iPad I'd say stick to the minimums. A $500 16gb Wifi is best.
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The retina display on the iPad is amazing. it's great for reading, viewing images, etc. I also found no problems with the operation of the software, unlike some laggy android devices.

But the lack of compatibility really irks me. You're out of luck for any website that still uses flash videos. For that reason alone I would avoid an iPad.

Any ultra high resolution screen is amazing... No?
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post #108 of 152
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I have no intention of buying an iPad.
128GB of storage, not RAM.

My PDF collection is well over 128GB, and 128GB would be significantly more usable for me than 64GB.

Oops, said memory, didn't mean that but thanks for correcting it tongue.gif
post #109 of 152
No don't see the point in an iPad even if it were $300 but $800 that's SO overpriced what's in it a 7870 ?
I have a cell phone + rig all I need thumb.gif
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If I needed the storage, of course. Though, I think it's time the 16GB model disappears and everything drops down a tier.
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