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View Poll Results: Will you get a Windows 8 Tablet

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  • Yes I want one

    91 88.35%
  • No thanks this isn't for me

    1 0.97%
  • i haven't decided yet, will have to wait and see

    9 8.74%
  • What a stupid question never ask me anything again

    2 1.94%
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  1. Dave Blake's Avatar
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    I thought I would conduct a quick poll here just to see who thinks this is the Tablet of the future and will be the tablet to get.
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    Quote Originally Posted by petersun21 View Post
    Will

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    I like what I've seen so far.
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    Yep! I was going to get an ultrabook for travel, but decided I'd rather get a tablet. Especially, if it will come with full version of Windows.
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    **** yes. Win8 looks awesome

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    Yep, I'm going to pick up an old W500 and download W8 on when everyone's selling them off like its going out of fashion xD
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    100% for sure!!! Just wish they had contract deals like on cellphones :(

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    Absolutely!! I am very excited to get some good hardware to run Windows 8 on. I may not pick up a tablet when they first come out, but I will make sure to buy one that is of decent quality. The idea of running full Windows on a tablet is very appealing to me.
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    Can't wait to hand the Android tab over to the kids.
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    I want one, but can't afford it. Not sure how to vote this answer...

    I would like to have a powerful custom rig at home and a tablet for on the go computing, but I have to settle with a laptop for to foreseeable future
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    Me and my boss both want one.

    I can't wait until one is released.

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    I'm taking a wait and see for now.
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    Definitely been waiting for the right tablet. RIM put out the right size, but entered without enough of the right stuff. Really shouldn't have needed a BB phone to "bridge" the missing elements. Now, there are not enough developers for BB unless you want to count on droidware to make up the loss. Will NOT buy Iphad
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    If I were to get a tablet it would be one running Windows 8, but I prefer the design and functionality of a laptop so I'll just get a laptop with Windows 8 instead.
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    I'm going to get one day one (IF MC at least puts out a decent one LOL) and handing the Kindle Fire to the gf.
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    I'll want one but after paying $99 for a Touchpad I may have sticker shock. What are the chances of porting Windows 8 to the Touchpad?

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    Put me on the yes side.
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    i've got the consumer preview installed on a three year old Latitude D630 and it runs faster than my "kind of pimped out" desktop that has a ssd in it, good god now thats some quality programming from MS, me want!
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    Quote Originally Posted by WPDiddy View Post
    I'll want one but after paying $99 for a Touchpad I may have sticker shock. What are the chances of porting Windows 8 to the Touchpad?

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    I don't think that would work well for various reasons even if it was possible.
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    100% Windows all the way of course it has to be made by Nokia the only OEM I trust.
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    I bought a Samsung Series 7 slate for work when the developer preview was released. Since then I have installed the developer preview on it. I'll use it as my Windows 8 tablet until something better/cheaper comes out.

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    I voted yes, but I'm kind of interested in a convertible laptop/tablet. I'll be interested to see what kind of form factors they introduce. In particular, I'd like it to be as thin as possible, so perhaps a convertible ultrabook. Basically, I'd still like to have a real keyboard.
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    Very interested to see if Intel will be able to bring competent performance and good battery life. An Asus Transformer-esque tablet that could be used to run legacy apps when docked seems like the most compelling use case.
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    Quote Originally Posted by IAmVortigaunt View Post
    I voted yes, but I'm kind of interested in a convertible laptop/tablet. I'll be interested to see what kind of form factors they introduce. In particular, I'd like it to be as thin as possible, so perhaps a convertible ultrabook. Basically, I'd still like to have a real keyboard.
    Here you go ;)
    http://www.anandtech.com/show/5395/l...rabook-we-want

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