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post #11 of 27
just get a netbook install ubuntu and save 400 bucks? Personally I dont get how a alienware m11x and a ipad are the same price....you can play Me2 or BC2 instead of Angry Birds AND check your email. Sorry for the rant but i just dont get it.
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well my wife has a netbook, so if i want i netbook i can use hers......i know its silly but i REALLY want a tablet......that asus slider thing is pretty cool LOL
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actual games,core i5,1gb nvidia 335>touch screen. Just my opinion, I guess some people just really like tablets for some reason
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Originally Posted by Squeeker The Cat View Post
huh?
Well you asked what you use a tablet for. All they're good for is online books, angry birds and browsing the web.

Why not just get a smart phone they can do the same thing.

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Originally Posted by baconbitz44 View Post
actual games,core i5,1gb nvidia 335>touch screen. Just my opinion, I guess some people just really like tablets for some reason
Tablets are just hype. Great marketing with no real functionality.
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sure there is function..............web browsing is a HUGE function. without it we would all not be here reading this very sentence. and i have a smart phone but there are times when something bigger is more beneficial..like most here im sure im not the only one who has a desktop, and laptop........but there are times when something "else" would be better.......
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Well you asked what you use a tablet for. All they're good for is online books, angry birds and browsing the web.

Why not just get a smart phone they can do the same thing.


Tablets are just hype. Great marketing with no real functionality.
u mad? if a company can scale down windows 7 or linux to work perfectly with a tablet, it will have the same functionality as a laptop, but with more portability.
iPad is pointless. real tablets hasnt come out yet. XOOM is nice but ASUS' awesome tabs will rape everything else.
because it uses honeycomb RIGHT.

they also have a full blown core i5 tablet with like 2GB ram iirc.
uses windows 7 too.
ur in denial bro. this isnt 2000 anymore! welcome to the next gen of computing etc.

but ipads are pointless. they are still only good for web browsing and watching porn conveniently in bed while jerking off simultaneously.
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post #17 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by Enfluenza View Post
WAIT!
for ASUS Eee slider!
Tegra 2!
honeycomb!
SLIDE OUT KEYBOARD!
8+ hr battery life!
MADE BY ASUS!

or ASUS Eee Transformer!
keyboard dock!
Tegra 2!
8hr batt life and 16hr BATT LIFE WITH DOCK!
http://cebit2011.asus.com/archives/c...n-at-ces-2011/

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.
Lol...
post #18 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by Enfluenza View Post
u mad? if a company can scale down windows 7 or linux to work perfectly with a tablet, it will have the same functionality as a laptop, but with more portability.
iPad is pointless. real tablets hasnt come out yet. XOOM is nice but ASUS' awesome tabs will rape everything else.
because it uses honeycomb RIGHT.

they also have a full blown core i5 tablet with like 2GB ram iirc.
uses windows 7 too.
ur in denial bro. this isnt 2000 anymore! welcome to the next gen of computing etc.

but ipads are pointless. they are still only good for web browsing and watching porn conveniently in bed while jerking off simultaneously.
Mad? Hardly. And if they can scale it down enough, then you could put it on a netbook, which is just as portable yet more functional. While the onscreen KB's are decent, they're still nowhere near as fast as a real KB, even if it is only 75% of normal size.

I have always thought that tab's are useful in certain circumstances, like for a nurse making rounds at a hospital for instance. But for the layperson, really silly IMO. I used an iPad and really, it's just a huge iPod. Has no more functionality than an iPod touch.

Now if some manufacturer, made a netbook that had a rotating screen and could double as a tab, then we're talkin. Hell they could even make a slide out one like on some smart phones.
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post #19 of 27
I have an ipad that was given to me, hell no i would not buy one lol.

**hate apple**

It is connected to power 24/7 and is mounted to the kitchen wall used as a interactive calander.
 
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my tablet has replaced my toilet paper... oh its soooo smooth
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