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Originally Posted by compuman145 View Post

Yet still massively overpriced and locked down so you can't actually do anything with it. lol?

Are you mad? Like Seriously. Have you even used one?

OP- Congrats on getting the mini. Its a decent device for the price and after you jailbreak it,its great.
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post #12 of 55
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Are you mad? Like Seriously. Have you even used one?

OP- Congrats on getting the mini. Its a decent device for the price and after you jailbreak it,its great.

Like seriously like yeah man OMG... Don't talk like that, it makes you look like an idiot.

Yes I have used one, No I don't like them, especially with the price tag. You have to jailbreak it to get to the core OS which I can do in 15 minutes with my girlfriends android one.
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Its a decent device for the price and after you jailbreak it,its great.

Are you high? For the price? It's £150 more than any other 7" in the market and once you jailbreak it, you shouldn't have to, you sir have failed.
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Like seriously like yeah man OMG... Don't talk like that, it makes you look like an idiot.

Yes I have used one, No I don't like them, especially with the price tag. You have to jailbreak it to get to the core OS which I can do in 15 minutes with my girlfriends android one.
Are you high? For the price? It's £150 more than any other 7" in the market and once you jailbreak it, you shouldn't have to, you sir have failed.

What's gotten you addicted to accessing the core OS? Because it doesn't work very well out of the box?
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Because I want that option if I ever want it. I've rooted android devices and thrown on different OS'es etc on them to see how they run, mainly custom OS's that I get from the interwebs.
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Because I want that option if I ever want it. I've rooted android devices and thrown on different OS'es etc on them to see how they run, mainly custom OS's that I get from the interwebs.

this.... fiances incredible is running ics (its actually a seriously AOKP gingerbread), im running jb on my rezound, kindle fire running jb, and tf300t on jb all with custom kernels and tweaked exactly the way i like them all:thumb:
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post #16 of 55
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Yet still massively overpriced and locked down so you can't actually do anything with it.
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Because I want that option if I ever want it. I've rooted android devices and thrown on different OS'es etc on them to see how they run, mainly custom OS's that I get from the interwebs.

Because everyone buys tablets to experiment with different operating systems? Apple's iPad lineup is perfect for people who, I dunno, like to do normal people things like surf the web, play games, and consume media. Just because they're not for you, doesn't mean they're not for everyone else.

OT: Congrats on your purchase. Haters gonna hate.
Edited by CJRhoades - 3/19/13 at 5:19am
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post #17 of 55
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So I've had it for a few days and I ask myself how I ever lived without a tablet for this long.
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So I've had it for a few days and I ask myself how I ever lived without a tablet for this long.
Wait until you experience amazon prime instant video while on the potty smile.gif

Perfect time to catch up on my everybody loves Raymond.
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I love my Mini as well. I had a couple of full sized IPads which I sold not long after acquiring the Mini.

I bought my daughter a Nexus and plan to sell that and upgrade her to a Mini also.
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tl;dr I can't afford an ipad

No, some people just aren't stupid enough to buy a 7" tablet that hasn't even got flash. I've got a galaxy tab and would never trade it for an iPad.
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Because everyone buys tablets to experiment with different operating systems? Apple's iPad lineup is perfect for people who, I dunno, like to do normal people things like surf the web, play games, and consume media. Just because they're not for you, doesn't mean they're not for everyone else.

OT: Congrats on your purchase. Haters gonna hate.

Everything that the humble android tablet can do.
Edited by ploppercon - 3/20/13 at 6:30am
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