Newbie - why should i buy an iPad?

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    Hi everyone,
    i'm considering to buy a tablet (yeah i'm a PC user), and really wants to know, why should i buy and iPad(2) instead of Android tablet?
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    Buy what best fits your need.
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    It is really based on your preference and nobody else. I would suggest you assess what your needs are on a device and research the specs of what the iPad can offer compared to the android tablets. Many purchase the iPad without knowing what they need or have not done enough homework on each tablet, only to find frustration later. It is better to take your time with your decision. It took me 3 months to determine what worked best for me-and now I am extremely happy of my decision! Good luck.
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    How can anyone answer that question but you?
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    Exactly what Marie said.......also, to even try to give you some advice or guidance we would need to know what you will be doing with the tablet.

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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    The IPad Forum is a community of members from all walks of life and from all over the world coming together to share our experiences and to help each other learn about this wonderful piece of technology the Ipad. There is a wealth of information already here in the many threads we have so doing some searches will answer most of the questions you have. If then you cannot find the answer you are seeking then by all means post your question. There are many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.

    We also have our own App - It is a very simple app to navigate.
    http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/discussion-forum-for-ipad/id412896524?mt=8
    Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
    http://www.support.apple.com/manuals/ipad/
    2 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-general-discussions/21590-tips-tricks-those-us-who-dont-know.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-os/49581-ios5-tips-tricks.html
    We have rules like any Community so please read these also
    http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rul...um-rules-everybody-please-read.html#post14697

    Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!

    Sent from my iPad using iPF

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