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Stu1

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#237561 7-Jun-2018 20:58
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One of the kids tablets needs replacing as only 4.4 android. I don't want to spend too much as the kids are still pretty young. I tried a Huawei T3 tablet as a starter but ended up taking it back as keeped crashing watching Netflix. Looking at a Samsung 7 inch tablet but only has 5.1 android or the Lenovo 8 inch which is 7.0. I think. Is it worth considering the Samsung of too out dated? . Is the Lenovo a good option? .All I need is for the kids to play games and watch lightbox Netflix ect. Any suggestions ?

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  #2031802 8-Jun-2018 06:45
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How about an Amazon Fire Tablet? We have a couple here and for the money you can't beat them. Nice screen and seem to work well. PB tech have them but am not sure if you can play with them before buying.




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  #2031861 8-Jun-2018 08:29
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hairy1: How about an Amazon Fire Tablet? We have a couple here and for the money you can't beat them. Nice screen and seem to work well. PB tech have them but am not sure if you can play with them before buying.


I might pop down and have a look I wasn't sure if they had all the android apps. The other option is a new Samsung 8 inch but they are nearly 400. Thanks for the suggestion

 
 
 
 


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  #2031886 8-Jun-2018 09:04
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Installing the Google Play store on them is pretty straightforward. This should give you pretty much everything you need.





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  #2031896 8-Jun-2018 09:17
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The Lenovo Tablet is a good option, I bought one & am very happy with it.
https://www.warehousestationery.co.nz/product/W2301100.html
https://www.warehousestationery.co.nz/product/W2301105.html

 

I think its the same hardware as the Amazon Tab, but without being crippled like the Fire  .


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  #2031903 8-Jun-2018 09:27
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1101:

The Lenovo Tablet is a good option, I bought one & am very happy with it.
https://www.warehousestationery.co.nz/product/W2301100.html
https://www.warehousestationery.co.nz/product/W2301105.html


I think its the same hardware as the Amazon Tab, but without being crippled like the Fire  .



I was looking at that one seemed pretty good slower UI than Samsung but thought it worked well. Wasn't sure of quality thanks

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  #2031914 8-Jun-2018 09:37
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Stu1:
1101:

 

The Lenovo Tablet is a good option, I bought one & am very happy with it.
https://www.warehousestationery.co.nz/product/W2301100.html
https://www.warehousestationery.co.nz/product/W2301105.html

 

 

 

I think its the same hardware as the Amazon Tab, but without being crippled like the Fire  .

 



I was looking at that one seemed pretty good slower UI than Samsung but thought it worked well. Wasn't sure of quality thanks

 

This one is the same price but with better specs.

 

https://www.banggood.com/Original-Box-Lenovo-P8-Tab3-8-Plus-Snapdragon-625-3G-RAM-16G-ROM-Android-6_0-OS-8-Inch-Tablet-Blue-p-1247637.html?rmmds=search&cur_warehouse=CN





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  #2032312 8-Jun-2018 19:10
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vexxxboy:

 

Stu1:
1101:

 

The Lenovo Tablet is a good option, I bought one & am very happy with it.
https://www.warehousestationery.co.nz/product/W2301100.html
https://www.warehousestationery.co.nz/product/W2301105.html

 

 

 

I think its the same hardware as the Amazon Tab, but without being crippled like the Fire  .

 



I was looking at that one seemed pretty good slower UI than Samsung but thought it worked well. Wasn't sure of quality thanks

 

This one is the same price but with better specs.

 

https://www.banggood.com/Original-Box-Lenovo-P8-Tab3-8-Plus-Snapdragon-625-3G-RAM-16G-ROM-Android-6_0-OS-8-Inch-Tablet-Blue-p-1247637.html?rmmds=search&cur_warehouse=CN

 

 

 

 

Thank you will have a look as well, 


 
 
 
 


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We recently purchased the Lenovo 8" rather than the Samsung after testing both in landscape mode.
Charger port in a bad central position and try to avoid those right hand side fixed position touch buttons!

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  #2032484 9-Jun-2018 13:12
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SCUBADOO: We recently purchased the Lenovo 8" rather than the Samsung after testing both in landscape mode.
Charger port in a bad central position and try to avoid those right hand side fixed position touch buttons!


The lenovo is becoming the leading option over the Samsung thanks for the advice

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SCUBADOO: We recently purchased the Lenovo 8" rather than the Samsung after testing both in landscape mode.
Charger port in a bad central position and try to avoid those right hand side fixed position touch buttons!


The lenovo is becoming the leading option over the Samsung thanks for the advice

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  #2032508 9-Jun-2018 13:50
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Fire HD 10 is pretty good for the price (US$150), 10inches, full HD. You'd have to get from US and Youshop it though. By the time it gets here it'll be about the same price as the Lenovo mentioned. Occasionally they reduce the price to US$100.





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