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ViewSonic Delivers the Best of Both Worlds with Availability of its ViewPad 10 Tablet

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ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of computing, consumer electronics and communications solutions, today announced North American availability of the ViewPad 10. Giving users a choice between Windows 7 and Google Android within the same device, this 10.1” dual-boot tablet is ideal for maximizing business productivity alongside entertainment.

“The lines of professional and personal life are blurring, which creates a need for devices that are suited for both sides,” said Adam Hanin, vice president of marketing for ViewSonic Americas. “The ViewPad 10 delivers just that by enabling users to merge business productivity with personal enjoyment anywhere, anytime. We are proud of our 10-year tablet history and are dedicated to further extending our tablet product portfolio to meet every individual need.”

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droid 1.6 lol is it wind up too
 
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N455 1.66GHz + Android 1.6 = Fail, and windows Tablets so far are really bad.

it must be able to update though
 
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Way, way overpriced.
 
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Sigh and at one time Viewsonic just focused on making real good monitors...what happened to you man, you used to be cool!! :D

Liked dealing with them last time my monitor had an issue. Was real easy since they got operations right next to me. Walked into main office and there is a big bird cage with the real life birds that make up their logo. Was quiet tho, don't think they are used to people actually bringing their RMAs in personally.
 
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I'm guessing battery life for this would be quite poor.
 

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it must be able to update though
Are you talking about Android update, or Windows Update?
I'm sure it will benefit from monthly Windows security updates from Microsoft.

I believe you were thinking about Android updates - then forget it.
1.6 is the latest for x86. If Google ever releases next version, Viewsonic won't bother.
 
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"Packed with a high speed Intel Atom 1.66 GHz processor" - thats scary speed :roll:

The Asus 10.1" tablet PC with Core i3 is much better.
 
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"Packed with a high speed Intel Atom 1.66 GHz processor" - thats scary speed :roll:

The Asus 10.1" tablet PC with Core i3 is much better.
Put a Sandy Bridge in it and it's still a Windows laptop without a keyboard. It's not the hardware, it's user experience.
 
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Atom is fail for tablet anyway.
1 = Atom don't have much to offer, apart from old dx 8 games
2 = Tegra tablets are more cheaper
3 = horrible HD playback
4 = battery life not as good as the true android device (ARM based)
 
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