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Good: Very fast and smooth. Applications download without fuss. Plenty of functionality. Great screen, viewable at many angles
Bad: Default font on browser rather too tiny. BBC iPlayer app needed for Jelly Bean OS.
Comment: Perhaps some people who now own the Nexus 7 are a little disappointed after all the hype, but not me. The price is staggeringly good. Only 12 months ago, we were being asked to pay over twice the price for, say, the Blackberry Playbook or the HTC Flyer and even though these are good machines, they don't have the sheer grunt of the Nexus 7. Other manufacturers are falling over themselves to match prices - for example, the Motorola Media edition is now reduced by at least £50 (as cheap at the Nexus 7). £200 is now the new benchmark for a premium 7" android tablet, a price that the original Amazon Kindle Fire will have to undercut significantly if it is to be available here in the Autumn from Waterstones. Though I have the original iPad, which I have used daily, I can see that it will be supplanted for most things by this product. The weight and size are just right, somehow, and your arm doesn't begin to ache after a few minutes of holding it.
Good: It's fast
Bad: Dim screen, shocking splashy sound quality, chunky and cheap feeling
Comment: Bitterly disappointed with this lump of rubbish.
Expecting great things after the reviews; basically a small form- factor Android IPad.
What I got was a piece of rubbish.
The worst things; the screen is dim and after finding the adjustment through the menus nothing really happens when you turn it up; add to this the sound - splashy, nasty and simply unacceptable; the feel - its chunky and feels awful in the hand.
I have an IPad 2; that's a keeper.
My Nexus is on EBay; if you still believe the hype, go for it.
Bad: cost of some apps
Comment: purchase process should be streamlined
Good: Great build quality, great screen, great media player,very good browsing speed. £15 free spending.
Bad: Random crash,but only once. No SD card expansion, some poor app performance.
Comment: Have had this tablet for a couple of days now. Looks great and feels even better. Can't fault the build quality as it excellent. Only problems found so far is with apps. Kindle app doesn't show all the content on my kindle. Drop box app crashes when trying to upload content. I have downloaded files to the 'download' folder but these files won't open or allow themselves to be shared. So far I can't use this device for the activities I bought for. Not impressed by functionality, only the build quality.
Good: No SIM card (yes that's right)
Bad: What are the security features like
Comment: This could take the clinical side of the NHS by storm. There is currently a migration from desk based information to information on the move. I'm thinking here of blood results, e prescribing, patient notes, pacs (X Ray), etc.
The current solutions for clinical staff who are working on their feet a lot of the time seem to be laptops on a trolley or iPads. The former is of limited use. iPads, though gorgeous, are exactly that - no use for a workaday, focussed environment. They are just on the side of being too heavy and big to lug around on the hoof all day. Too many features, dare I say.
The Nexus 7 has a form factor that allows you to stuff in your pocket or bag while taking to patients, relatives, staff and also - it's wifi only. In healthcare, and particularly hospitals where IT governance is king, a locked down device limited to the corporate intranet is vital. If this device has security features like the iPad it could sweep the board. The only thing that could be better would be an e-ink Kindle lookalike capable of web browsing (although wouldn't be much use for viewing XRays unless there is a breakthrough in e-ink tech).
Wonder if the hoped for iPad mini will come up with the goods in this respect?
Bad: no flash
Comment: It's the best £160 I have ever spend
Good: Price and most spec.
Bad: Lack of SD card slot, HDMI
Comment: Would be stunning if it had a SD slot. As it is it's severly limited as a media player.
Once apps are loaded it will quickly run out of space.
Needs rooted to allow OTG usb pen drive use.
Good: great price, Hi Res screen, amazing tegra 3 chipset, new google android 4.1, really comfortable
Bad: no micro SD card slot
Comment: i do not really care about the camera and the HDMI out cuz i have my xperia S that works well with those functionalities, the only thing that's not good is the unexpandable memory and that there's no 32 GB version(at least for now),
However, the screen has a great angle and a good resolution
The android 4.1 uses the GPU along with the CPU so it's really "butter", The battery life is good enough, the great tegra 3 chipset is just as how we expect from a quad-core procesor so this this tablet is great for gaming and watching movies on the car(for example).
Finally the price, for 250 US$ this tablet is just CHEAP, there's nothing to say,
Good: Price, Performance, Looks, OS, and Its Awesome
Bad: They should of brought out a 10inch version.
Comment: Pretty awesome stuff this little machine, packs everything important, including that whopping Tegra 3 - its on par with the asus 3ee Pad @ £400. Looking forward to the android update on my S3 - Jelly Bean looks so good!
Comment: its nice tab to other tab in this in market
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