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    Tablet Buyers Guide

    Any tablet reccommendations? As of now, I am leaning towards the next generation iPad but am open to a Windows 8 tablet. If it has a decent battery life



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    Quote Originally Posted by dabears32 View Post
    Any tablet reccommendations? As of now, I am leaning towards the next generation iPad but am open to a Windows 8 tablet. If it has a decent battery life
    What do you want it to do?

    ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T Tablet PC 10.1-Inch TF700T-B1-GR - Newegg.com I think the Asus transformer is a really good value for it capabilities. It has a keyboard dock that is optional too.

    Nexus 10 - Google The Nexus 10 is a really good value as well.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    I have a ipad2 wife has asus transformer with docking keyboard. It isn't even close iPad all the way. I didn't want to buy into the apple hype. But it is worth it. The asus has tons of pop ups etc.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    Quote Originally Posted by cytech View Post
    What do you want it to do?

    ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T Tablet PC 10.1-Inch TF700T-B1-GR - Newegg.com I think the Asus transformer is a really good value for it capabilities. It has a keyboard dock that is optional too.

    Nexus 10 - Google The Nexus 10 is a really good value as well.
    Actually not really sure yet. The basic stuff i guess



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    Go with the iPad.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    I've had the ipads and currently have a Nexus 7, pretty happy with either choice tbh.


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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    I would still go with the Ipad if they were handing out the windows 8's for free.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    iPad is the easy choice over a Win 8 tablet. Android has some nice advantages as well. Tablets I would say the iPad hands down, by far is the best choice. Smart phones I prefer Android. Computer I prefer Windows. Those all fit my lifestyle the best.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    iPad for sure. Using mine to comment here:)



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    I've got an iPad, my kids have Samsung galaxy tabs. They both do the same stuff, just differently.

    Get a decent quality tablet (not some cheap knock-off that won't get updates or be supported) and you'll be happy with your choice.

    The only advantage I can see in having an iPad is it's use with other Apple products (Apple TV, etc.)

    I'm typing this on my android phone while my iPad sits only feet away, FWIW.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    I have a Sony Tablet S and have no complaints.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    I got an iPad for work. I absolutely hated all Apple hype. Buy an iPad. I'm not sure I'd go to an iphone but the tablet is a no brainer.


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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    I am not a huge apple person by any means. I don't see a huge point in spending $1200 on an apple laptop vs. $600 on a Dell, even if the Dell has to be replaced in 4 or 5 years.

    But.....I have realized the quality of Apple stuff is pretty good. I've had a second generation nano ipod for probably 8-10 years. That sucker still works incredibly. Holds a charge just like it always has. Never had any problems with it. On the other hand, my nook doesn't hold a charge worth crap anymore and it is maybe 4 years old.

    I haven't found the need for a tablet yet (but I assume in a year or two I'll want one), but I'd get a Ipad, just based on my expirence with my ipod.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    IPad all the way. There is simply no comparison right now. Been using one for 2+ years and it replaces my laptop for 90% of my work.



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    Re: Tablet Buyers Guide

    Quote Originally Posted by acoustimac View Post
    IPad all the way. There is simply no comparison right now. Been using one for 2+ years and it replaces my laptop for 90% of my work.

    I agree; Have an iPad 2. Get the larger screen size.

    Does anybody know if the Galaxy 2 has a mini flash USB input?


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