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im debating on a tablet.......iPad 2 or xoom. im just wondering which size to get? price wise the 16gb iPad is great, but will i fill that sucka up fast?

so what do you guys have/use your tablets for? how much storage does it have vs. how much is used up??
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i have a 16gb Ipad and besides music which take up about 9 gigs i stream everything while i' at home. mainly web browsing emails etc trying to downsize from my laptop
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post #3 of 27
I played with a friend's iPad.
I can only imagine using it for Internet. No games or app usage really.
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Just so you know, the Ipad 2 is much faster than the xoom. I don't know if the speed is actually a deciding factor over the interface for you, but I was just putting it out there.
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The Wi-Fi only Xoom was announced for $599, I believe, coming soon. Comes with 32GB, which will likely be more than enough. I'll take Android over iOS, simply because there's more freedom with community developers. The iPad 2 has a nicer screen, and boasts a bit better battery life (I think); that's essentially all, hardware-wise.

EDIT: Found the link for the Wi-Fi only Xoom announcement. $599 on March 27th, so not much of a wait if you decide to go that route
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i will actually be getting an iPad........i just put the xoom in there for comparison, and to attract more people LOL
Edited by Squeeker The Cat - 3/16/11 at 9:39pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Squeeker The Cat View Post
i will actually be getting an iPad........i just put the xoom in there for comparison, and to attract more people LOL
You just angered half the OCN community.

Anyways I have a 16gb iPad that I use for Internet. There's no point of getting anymore unless you watch a lot of movies.


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Just to read online books.
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Just to read online books.
huh?
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trust me. they will will rape everything else. ESPECIALLY the iPad 2.
all the ipad is for is web browsing, apps, and ebooks and watching porn - i mean movies.
    
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