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post #1 of 12
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my dads company gave him a Galaxy tab as a xmas bonus, he has no use for it, so he's given it to me, im not sure what to do with it either. i have no interest in paying for an at&t plan for it (already have at&t phone) so im kind of uncertain as to what to do with this thing
post #2 of 12
DO WANT!

Angry birds FTW

edit: use for watching movies, playing games, take places for easy internet browsing, or sell to meee!
post #3 of 12
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does anyone know if it can be used without paying for an at&t data plan?
post #4 of 12
I don't know. I'm looking at the Dell Streak 7.
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you can watch movies, play music, browse internet, play games, everything pretty much. as for the at&t plan, I think you can have more than one sim for your plan but we dont get at&t here so I don't know
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post #6 of 12
have you tried using it? or does it make you get it activated with at&t to use it
post #7 of 12
Can't it be used with Wi-Fi? If you have an android phone, you could create a hotspot to use with it too.
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post #8 of 12
glorified android phone, just like Ipads a glorified Iphone.

sell it, and get an android if you really want, no use to have something so expensive sitting around imo.

has some business use's but for consumers I honeslty feel these things are just "gadgets" with no great benefit over anything you actually NEED and carry around all day..like say..your phone
post #9 of 12
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good news, it CAN be used without the at&t account. its got an inactive sim card in it, and it still runs wifi fine...if i can find my schoolbooks in e-book/pdf format, i may just have a use for this...
post #10 of 12
I love my galaxy tab sprint tab Which replaced my laptop/netbook which i use to take with me everyday to work but the galaxy tab comes with me instead which serves as a video player mp3 player which i stream music over 3g and game player and a internet browser and the battery life is also really good on theses.

I also got mine overclock from 1ghz to 1.4ghz today and its really fast!

This is a good site for custom kernels and firmwares, But the tab is fine as it is, But i wanted it a bit faster so i installed the overclock kernel.


Theres alot of uses these tabs can be use for, and the big 7in screen is nice to play games or browse or watch videos on than say a 3in to 4in screen on a phone, Its just a nice size which to me beats the ipad 10in screen which i would just use my netbook over it, but ya nothing is wrong with a ipad but its just a bit to big which i couldn't carry it in my pocket like i do with the galaxy tab as a mp3 player
Edited by gordesky1 - 2/6/11 at 9:14pm
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