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Reply # 472529 22-May-2011 18:15
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Currently using iPhone 4 - Great phone with small screen...
As you can see from the photo, Uni is killing me with all kinds of reading. These notes/coursebook also come with a 400+ pages textbook! It will be nice to use tablet to read'em books on bus : (

My Notes : (

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  Reply # 472531 22-May-2011 18:18
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I have a desktop with a Sandybridge i5-2500 cpu, 8 gb G.Skill ram, 2 x 1TB hdd's, HD6870 video card in a Lan Li aluminium case with USB 3 equipped ASUS P8P67 LE mb with a LG E2250 monitor.  Built for me to my specs in Jan 2011.  I love it - when I can get to it!!

I have an ipod 4 which I use a lot on our home wireless network when I can't use MY pc becasue someone else is!  This tablet would make that experience so much more pleasurable because whilst the ipod is great, its screen is REALLY small for web browsing!

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 472532 22-May-2011 18:19
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I would like the Acer tablet to try out OSM maps and navigation. I'm now using a Garmin Zumo 660:


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  Reply # 472533 22-May-2011 18:24
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I would love the Acer tablet so I cab communicate with my daughters - three of them are living in Asutralia.  I have a HP notebook that I use at work and on the road, but would love a table for home.

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Reply # 472536 22-May-2011 18:29
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I have a Nokia N97 with fading battery, I used to think it was awesome untill I played with my friends Android Tablet ... This would be great to watch youtube and face book

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Reply # 472537 22-May-2011 18:32
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I have a Palm IIIXE and I'm pretty sure that it can't be upgraded to run Android.  This Acer Iconia looks like just the kind of thing I need to move into this millennium.  Cool

The aging Palm IIIxe

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Reply # 472538 22-May-2011 18:33
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having something like the ACER ICONIA A500 would to me be like having a Rolls Royce, as all phones that i have ever owned have been cheap nasty one with just the basics, i have a new phone at the moment that was another cheap model but its my first with a camera, great.

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  Reply # 472539 22-May-2011 18:33
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Been away too long.  Forgot password, had to get new one, read and agree to the rules.  Wonder if I'm still on Page 28?  I'm probably so out of the loop I won't know how to use it!  But I'm in.

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  Reply # 472540 22-May-2011 18:35
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I spend time travelling to Auckland and Christchurch (from Wellington) with work so this would give me a good chance to video call back to the kids....   and the wifey!!

gtc

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  Reply # 472541 22-May-2011 18:37
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My Palm Lifedrive is getting a bit dated... will not even show the image for this post :(

I think I could get used to the Acer :)



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Reply # 472542 22-May-2011 18:42
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I can really use one of this tablet!!

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  Reply # 472543 22-May-2011 18:47
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I don't have any tablet, but I had a play with one of these today in Warehouse Stationary (of all places).  I think I'd marry one of these if I had one, very impressive.  We'd like one so we don't have to get our ageing laptops out all the time.

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  Reply # 472544 22-May-2011 18:47
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Currently no tablet, but would love the opportunity to get hands on with Android. 




http://protopage.com/Hamish.MacEwan

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Reply # 472545 22-May-2011 18:50
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The closest I currently have is my  Motorola   Andriod phone, I am doing my Masters in Ed at Uni so I NEED this it would change my life!  Ah the possibilities.... Cool

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  Reply # 472546 22-May-2011 18:51
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had a tablet, but had to sell it as needed the money for the birth of my new son, needed a car seat
baby was born 21/05/2011 and now looking for another tablet and check my emails and geekzone are giving one way

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