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    Right so I'm tempted to a buy Playbook, but will it allow stylus with a note taking app?
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    (Original post by Skip_Snip)
    Right so I'm tempted to a buy Playbook, but will it allow stylus with a note taking app?
    There are styluses (Styli?) out there that will work, however I strongly recommend not buying a Playbook. It was poorly received when it first came out and has since become vapourware. Save up a bit more, get an entry level Nexus 7, and get a substantially better device.
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    (Original post by Gofre)
    There are styluses (Styli?) out there that will work, however I strongly recommend not buying a Playbook. It was poorly received when it first came out and has since become vapourware. Save up a bit more, get an entry level Nexus 7, and get a substantially better device.
    I see - assume that when it comes to techology I'm a dinosaur; if I just wanted it for the note taking, and surfing, would I be likely to share the bad views? What was seen as being wrong with it?
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    I see - assume that when it comes to techology I'm a dinosaur; if I just wanted it for the note taking, and surfing, would I be likely to share the bad views? What was seen as being wrong with it?
    The browser was known to shut itself down randomly if RAM was running low, this may have been fixed in later versions of the OS but I can't find any reports confirming this. Not something you want to be stuck with if browsing is a key focus. Productivity apps (and apps in general) for things like note taking are very sparse because this thing never got any real level of dev support, and there were some major gripes with the on screen keyboard. Plus the hardware is two years old, which is pretty ancient by today's standards, and Blackberry have basically abandoned the OS running on the tablet which rules out any meaningful future support. It's generally a crappy tablet to go for when there are similarly cheap Android tablets to go for, or for not much more money the excellent Nexus 7.
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    (Original post by Gofre)
    The browser was known to shut itself down randomly if RAM was running low, this may have been fixed in later versions of the OS but I can't find any reports confirming this. Not something you want to be stuck with if browsing is a key focus. Productivity apps (and apps in general) for things like note taking are very sparse because this thing never got any real level of dev support, and there were some major gripes with the on screen keyboard. Plus the hardware is two years old, which is pretty ancient by today's standards, and Blackberry have basically abandoned the OS running on the tablet which rules out any meaningful future support. It's generally a crappy tablet to go for when there are similarly cheap Android tablets to go for, or for not much more money the excellent Nexus 7.
    Cool, I'll continue my window shopping then haha, thanks What do you think of ACER Iconia, someone suggested that to me? Nexus 7 I shall also look into
 
 
 
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