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I just got home with a white 32GB iPad Air to replace my 4th Gen. The difference in size and weight is quite drastic I think. Also picked up a smart cover to try out again. I previously didn't like them but I think the reduced size and weight of the iPad will make it much more suitable. We shall see. Anyone else get one?
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To be flamed by Overclock.net trolls. 99% of people here are Android fanboys.

Looks like a great device. Might snag one eventually. How do you like yours?
    
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If people don't have any self-control, that's their problem.

I like it. All around faster, but the weight is so much nicer.
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I have a 3rd gen ipad. Is the size and weight that big of a difference?
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I have a 3rd gen ipad. Is the size and weight that big of a difference?

I think so. It's just more comfortable to hold. It's effortless.
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I think my gov't teacher picked one up today to replace his ipad 2.
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Not yet. Torn between the Air and the Mini Retina. I don't mind the $100 difference but I think I'll probably appreciate the extra 137g weight loss on the Mini. I think I'll probably visit an Apple Store tomorrow to try.
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Not yet. Torn between the Air and the Mini Retina. I don't mind the $100 difference but I think I'll probably appreciate the extra 137g weight loss on the Mini. I think I'll probably visit an Apple Store tomorrow to try.

For everyday, regular use, the mini is a touch too small for me personally. I like the larger screen.
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Not me. I wasn't using mine enough, so I decided I don't really need one. I'm a little jelly of the Air though, it looks nice. Maybe I'll be tempted with some new features from the next gen.

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i had 2 faulty models. its almost 2014 and they are releasing tablets with 1 gb ram

lol. returned it before safari could crash anymore. even put it in my trunk so that the air couldn't talk to my car and tell it to crash. thats how many force quits and system reboots i was getting. the iPad air can literally only check emails and have 3 tabs open. 64bit architecture takes away 33% of the 1gb ram leaving u with around 300mb of ram after iOS 7. LMAO
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