jtdc, 02 Mar 2014because the techy people already have enough complication in their life so they want the ease ... moreIf they were techy people they probably wouldn't have any complications from the hassle free Android OS.
As a person who has an iPhone for work I cannot understand what the fascination is. I purchased an Android tablet to fill the void in my life since I will inevitably cancel my personal cell service and lose my Android cell. :(
I've been putting it off too long, but I know it's the right thing to do.. .. but to give up the Android experience entirely just won't work..
Hey, quick Q for you though.. On my "iMessages" how do I know what time each text was sent and received??
Hey, if I want to change the settings in my email why do I have to leave my email and go to settings to make that change? Why can't I just bring up a settings menu for the email itself?
Hey, when I slide an app over to the side in my LG G2, why can't I do something similar on my iPhone? It's really boils down to usability.. The iPhone is pretty much a phone with a web-browser that you can play games on.. But for adults, the Android OS is a workhorse that beats IOS on every front.. PS - 2 seconds ago I recorded audio and made that my ringtone without having to use iTunes.. ;)
Oh, and I downloaded the flappybirds apk and installed it on my tablet 2 hours ago..
Liam, 02 Mar 2014Amen, brother. But I do dare take your position one step further: Android is way better tha... morebecause the techy people already have enough complication in their life so they want the ease of use and simplicity of ios on their leisure device.
BP88, 26 Feb 2014Android crap? You are just furious because you´re brainwashed and can´t handle the... moreAmen, brother.
But I do dare take your position one step further: Android is way better than iOS and as a matter of fact, I can't even understand why computer-literate people buy Apple products in the first place. Yes, they are good products in the sense that they don't usually fail or implode. That and the app ecosystem iOS users enjoy are the only good features about it, and the latter is only due to the platform's sheer popularity, not to its inherent virtues.
There's nothing quite special about an iPhone's specs and there isn't anything an iPad can do that a good ol' Nexus 10 (or a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 if you want something within its price range) can't.
Further, from a developer point of view, Android is way more comfortable and 'free', since you're not locked up with a single language (Objective-C is as far as you can go on iOS) or framework and more importantly, it's way easier to get your apps out on Android. I mean, you can even distribute them in your own website through APK files and people may install and launch them without having to perform any nasty jailbreaks or voodoo on their devices...
I'm sick of all this ignorant people claiming Apple's products are awesome just because they've been brainwashed by the company's clever marketing strategies and the deceivingly shiny looks of their products.
I mean, even Firefox OS, being as young as it is, is already looking better than what the whole iOS scene can offer.
boomer, 26 Feb 2014how long has the ipad air been out? a little while plus its specs are inferior compared to thi... moreWhen I started to look at tablets first was Sony tablet (previous one) but it was bit old specs wise, then I had a look at Note 10.1 2014 - this one on the paper had really impressive specs. So I watched some video reviews and I noticed some lagging which really annoys me when I know that device is powerfull enough to run things smothly specially UI. After that I had a look on ipad review and some head to head review with Note and smotheness on ipad was in a differemt league. Never had any apple device but as far as the tablet goes ipad seem to deliver really pleasing user experiense. Even when some numbers are smaller than competitors.
16GB from 499EUR:
32GB from 549EUR:
16GB LTE from 499EUR:
MK, 26 Feb 2014Good luck trying to sell this Android crap at Ipad Air prices.Android crap? You are just furious because you´re brainwashed and can´t handle the fact that sony, in all its top products is better than your sweet Apple. Try removing that stuff that society has imposed on you and just face the truth. Apple is a very well built product, i´m not saying the opposite. But the fact that everybody is buying it is because they wanna be "somebody". People that already are "somebody" buy better stuff like z1 compact, tablet z2 and other great products out there from other brands. Cya
jankesdh, 26 Feb 2014I'd say its bit too expensive. I bought ipad air 32 GB for £415 off amazon. how long has the ipad air been out? a little while plus its specs are inferior compared to this. This tablet will come down in price soon after release, the nature of Android tablets.
Sony's Tablet is the best Android tablet and the most robust , I used my Xperia Z for almost 9 months now and it is the best .
I'd say its bit too expensive. I bought ipad air 32 GB for £415 off amazon.
Too expensive for the specs I'd say. I bought ipad air 32GB off amazon for £415.
Xperia Tablet Z2 in Poland starts from 2099zl which is around 500 euros. 2299zl for 32GB version and 2699zl for LTE which is around 650 euros.
jeetindia2, 26 Feb 2014will not sony release it in india? I am in doubt. Also its sad that they didnt release wifi on... moreAlas!!!! Get Out Of Graveyard... The launch is Announced and ull Get it Soon...
apple-sux, 26 Feb 2014are you kidding?
in americas, except USA, canada and paraguay they use to charge much highe... moreI am agree with you about you pay higher, there is a simple reason, taxes. I live in Alberta Canada and taxes here are 5%, meanwhile in Uruguay (South America) taxes are 22%. $500+5%= $525, $500+22%= $610.
Do you see the difference?