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[Androidized] Toshiba Tablet to Be Better than Ipad 2 and Competitively Priced

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Toshiba has promised to make a great Android tablet that can run Flash very well, while being powered by an Nvidia Tegra 2 chip, before. But it seems they really mean business as they are saying their tablet will even surpass iPad 2 (not much to surpass there feature wise, except for thinness and weight).
Source: http://www.androidized.com/toshiba-t...tively-priced/
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They want to be better than ipad 2? Nothing like setting yourself a low bar, is there.
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They want to be better than ipad 2? Nothing like setting yourself a low bar, is there.


soooo true!
    
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Define better?

Tablets are portable, so battery life and weight play an important role too, not just hardware.
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I would never even begin to consider a tablet that didn't have usb two way on the go, and that you have to have a another program (itunes) to make it work with another pc.

Yes battery life is important, weight not so much, i'm not a limp wrist and non of them will weigh that much it's impossible, they can't make them entirely from lead!

If any had a battery life less than 6 hours then i wouldn't consider them either, fine, but I don't need 10 hrs or whatever at the sacrifice of having rubbish features.
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I believe it. Having repaired many laptops I can say with hefty experience that toshiba makes good laptops.
    
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Epic winning.
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These claims are what every single other manufacturer are saying. If it can't beat the iPad 2's weight, thinness, user experience, battery life, and price, it's not going to amount to anything.

What Honeycomb tablets should really worry about, is competing with other Honeycomb tablets, ie, differentiating themselves from eachother because so far, they're basically "cookie cutter" tablets - same specs, different brand.
 
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post #9 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by .:hybrid:. View Post
Define better?

Tablets are portable, so battery life and weight play an important role too, not just hardware.
A product is good when its functionality lives up to the price... The Ipad does not do this so it is not so good
Edited by cdesewell - 3/12/11 at 5:22am
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A product is good when its functionality lives up to the price... The Ipad does not do this so it is not so good
Do you own one? Or have you ever used one beyond the 10 minutes you spent with it in the store?
 
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