Getting a new tablet
I've had my Playbook for almost a year now. While I like everything that it does, my inner geek is yearning to try something new. I'm looking for a tablet that provides a more customizablle UI. I want it to have integrated PIM apps, bit I also liked the idea of bridging to my BB phone. I want the typing experience to be improved. And I'd like to keep the 7" form factor.
I would feel bad putting my Playbook in a drawer when it's a perfectly good functioning tablet right now. Should I get the iPad 3? While it looks enticing, I'm not ready to dump 600.00 on a new device less than a year after I got my Playbook. Should I get the new 7.7" Galaxy tab running ICS? Wow! That one's expensive too!
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- 02-14-2012, 05:20 PM #2
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02-14-2012, 06:31 PM #6
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With OS 2, it just might feel/look/act like a new tablet.
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- 02-14-2012, 06:44 PM #9
Yep it is going to be just like getting a new tablet.Sent from me using my fingers. Be pantless in 5K. Febreze - for more than smells.
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02-14-2012, 07:20 PM #10
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- 02-14-2012, 08:38 PM #13
i would wait and see for a bit, OS 2 should bring around some nice changes on the current PB that will tide you over for awhile.
There should some nice new ICS tabs being released along with the iPad 3 that we dont know much about quite yet.~Matt
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