That's just how things work out -- big companies mass manufacture for the best possible demographic for their sales; that doesn't mean any device will necessarily meet any buyer's every need.
Originally Posted by Gerall
I don't know what's unspeakable about buying across platforms. Many of us do to meet our individual needs and preferences.
I've got two iPads, two Kindle Fire HDs, a Samsung Galaxy Note 5", a Samsung Galaxy 7", an iPhone 4S and an iPod touch 5, all of which I enjoy for diff reasons.
The ipad is the tablet choice for me, for phones on the other hand I have to go with android.