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[AC] Top 2011 Tablets Roundup (Changed Source with More Tablets)

Poll Results: What is the tablet of your choosing?

 
  • 20% (17)
    Apple iPad 2
  • 39% (33)
    Motorola Xoom
  • 4% (4)
    LG Optimus Pad
  • 13% (11)
    Samasung Galaxy Tab 10.1
  • 3% (3)
    HP TouchPad
  • 8% (7)
    BlackBerry PlayBook
  • 9% (8)
    Other (Please comment as well)
83 Total Votes  
post #1 of 97
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Busted Ipad 2 Rumors: No 2056x1526 display, no 128GB model, no SD card slot, no USB input, no removal of home button...

Interesting Note on PlayBook: The bezel is completely touch sensitive and uses gesture based interactions. Also confirmed release date April 10th.

Note on Galaxy Tab 10: No microSD slot, no 4G, no micro-HDMI out, rumor of no release in US since it has not been officially stated yet a lot of other countries were mentioned.

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Edited by Open1Your1Eyes0 - 3/4/11 at 9:46am
post #2 of 97
Quote:
No 2056x1526 display
Did anyone really believe it would use such an high resolution display ? That would be insane considering the size of the screen.
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Does anyone feel, judging by specs alone, that the Motorola would be top contender?
Not talking of OS, just hardware alone.
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post #4 of 97
Quote:
Originally Posted by Telimektar View Post
Did anyone really believe it would use such an high resolution display ? That would be insane considering the size of the screen.
That's what people said about the iPhone 4's retina display when they heard about it.
    
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post #5 of 97
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Originally Posted by Open1Your1Eyes0 View Post

Update: Ipad 2 memory is confirmed at 512MB. Link

Busted Ipad 2 Rumors: No 2056x1526 display, no 128GB model, no SD card slot, no USB input...

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I'd hardly call this a confirmation of 512MB:

Quote:
the RAM count has reportedly been upped from 256MB on the previous generation to a far more capable 512MB.
Not saying it's wrong. It's at least 512MB obviously. Probably going to have to wait for iSuppli to tear it apart to confirm because Apple doesn't usually publish RAM amounts.
 
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I'm liking the xoom
    
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post #7 of 97
Quote:
Originally Posted by Versa View Post
Does anyone feel, judging by specs alone, that the Motorola would be top contender?
Not talking of OS, just hardware alone.
No, I think the iPad 2 has better battery life. Not sure how the Tegra 2 handles graphics but the A5 apparently has up to 9x faster graphics, I'm pretty sure that's the SGX543MP2.

I'm sure the RAM is 512MB, 256MB is waaay to low (iPhone 4 has 512MB) and 1GB would have been mentioned
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post #8 of 97
I'm waiting to see the final product of the Samsung 10.1 tab and the HTC Tab when they drop before I make my tab purchase.
post #9 of 97
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I'd hardly call this a confirmation of 512MB:

Not saying it's wrong. It's at least 512MB obviously. Probably going to have to wait for iSuppli to tear it apart to confirm because Apple doesn't usually publish RAM amounts.
Actually you are correct. And now there's actually talks that Apple's "lack of pointing out anything about memory" might mean there is actually the same amount being 256MB as well in the Ipad2. Also someone demo the Ipad 2 stated this in London. Link

In this case I will remove that comment.
post #10 of 97
Seeing that the iPhone 4 has 512mb, the iPad 2 must also have that amount. It would seriously be crippled otherwise.
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