Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1" - Anyone have this? contemplating buying it as an Xmas gift

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  1. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

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    ....for a family member still in high school

    While it certainly doesn't compete with my state-of-the-art iPad Air, this unit seems to have a considerable amount of functionality ...And I can get an exceptional deal on it

    Please share your experiences... ..God Bless :hat:


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  2. Shivvy

    Shivvy VIP Extreme Gold

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    getting it for christmas
     
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    Satori Brah Well-Known Member

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    Got an ipad air. love it!
     
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    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

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    is that a phone?
     
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    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

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    I'm quite pleased with mine, as well ....
     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian 2010 OG VIP Gold

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    I've had it for 2 weeks, love it
     
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    zhukov Time Traveler VIP

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    It's a piece of shit.

    Get the Dodge Challenger.
     
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    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

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    Its a 10.1" tablet, with an S-Pen
     
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    dodge still sucks after all these years....:facepalm:
     
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    I bought the 2014 Edition a few weeks ago before Amazon started charging sales tax for CT, and I returned it last week. For me personally, I didn't want a bigger version of my Samsung Galaxy SIII, I really didn't care for it. Again, it's all in what you feel comfortable with. After playing with tablets, I decided I want instead a 2 in 1 laptop that transforms into a Tablet if you need/want it to. I'd rather have the Windows platform instead of Android or Apple's operating system unless it's on my cell phone.
     
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    Is the 'pen' thing more of a novelty?.. Or, do you actually use it very often?
     
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    I used to S Pen once just to see what it was all about, then put it back inside it's holder and never touched it again. Definite novelty.
     
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    You're going to use it for beatoff purposes.
     
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    Is it a camera?
     
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    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

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    The touchscreen is a big need in this instance.. Do they make a touchscreen tablet that's NOT Windows-8 based ?? (The nephew I'm buying it for would get thoroughly confused with that shit)
     
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    has a front & rear facing camera.. But, apparently the "S-Pen" allows you to hand-write documents & labels (among other things)
     
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    If it's as good as their smart phones, it should be awesome. Define "exceptional" and can you get two?
     
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    getting better though

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    here's an expert on this topic...pay attention folks