• Announcements

    • Reminder - MoDaCo position on illegal content   07/30/15

      ILLEGAL CONTENT I'd like to just reaffirm MoDaCo's position regarding piracy and illegal content in the light of some recent questions / postings. Posts will be censored by myself or my moderation team if the contain or link to: Illegal / pirated / cracked software or sites that host such softwareNintendo emulators / ROMs or sites hosting them (in light of Nintendo's legal stance)CUSTOM ROMS You may discuss and post links to custom device ROMs on MoDaCo, provided the following rules are adhered to: ROMs must not contain any illegal 3rd party software (this includes trial versions included without permission)ROMs must give full credit to the original authorISSUES If you have any issues with this policy, please contact PaulOBrien directly via PM.
    • Reminder: Selling items on the forum directly is not allowed   07/30/15

      Please note that selling items on the forum directly is not allowed by the forum rules. There is a forum for eBay auctions whereby you can list the items on eBay and link to them there. This is the ONLY forum for this type of activity. You may also advertise links to the eBay forum in your signature. Please note that selling directly in contravention of these rules will result in a warning / suspension / ban.
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

Ideal tablet for Medical books

8 posts in this topic

Posted · Report post

Hello there,

Considering buying a tablet to store all my textbooks. They are all in .chm and .pdf formats. Could you guys recommend a good tablet? I have android on my phone, so android based tablets would be good. Has anyone used the Adam for reading textbooks?

Regards.

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

Hello there,

Considering buying a tablet to store all my textbooks. They are all in .chm and .pdf formats. Could you guys recommend a good tablet? I have android on my phone, so android based tablets would be good. Has anyone used the Adam for reading textbooks?

Regards.

err there are other devices which are cheaper atm in comparison to this and very little waiting time. it all depends on what specification do you want. a wifi only tablet?or one with built in 3g? what screen size? 7inch? or 10.1? it all depends.

what do you use to open a .chm on you're current android mobile? free pdf readers available so there should be no problem.

i am assuming you are from/currently in india from your flag in your name. however if you are not a location to mention would be preferable to show you what is in your current market.

i assume it would be easy for you to just import a product from east asia but i have no clue about your tax and how it works.

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

err there are other devices which are cheaper atm in comparison to this and very little waiting time. it all depends on what specification do you want. a wifi only tablet?or one with built in 3g? what screen size? 7inch? or 10.1? it all depends.

what do you use to open a .chm on you're current android mobile? free pdf readers available so there should be no problem.

i am assuming you are from/currently in india from your flag in your name. however if you are not a location to mention would be preferable to show you what is in your current market.

i assume it would be easy for you to just import a product from east asia but i have no clue about your tax and how it works.

Hi there,

Thanks for your response. I would like the following spec:Screen size: 10" or above, Wi-Fi. Not bothered about 3G. I am currently in India. I use CHMate to read chm files. Or do you think that the iPad2 would be better?

Regards.

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

Hi there,

Thanks for your response. I would like the following spec:Screen size: 10" or above, Wi-Fi. Not bothered about 3G. I am currently in India. I use CHMate to read chm files. Or do you think that the iPad2 would be better?

Regards.

i dont think the ipad2 will be better :( think thats going backwards :)

you can search for the advent vega on the modaco forum. that device is the name given to a wifi only module of a tegra2 tablet and cost £249 while i understand that that particular tablet is only available in the uk market it however has been rebranded from a Japanese tablet called shuttle. there are so many different brands of this same device. they have threads on it on the vega side i believe. maybe cheaper of you get from japan or china.

all tablets coming out shortly have the same specs really, tegra2 dual core chip, the diffrence between 200 and 250 can be found via google really. the screens are 10.1" come with usb port, slave and host can be selected by you. it already has a huge customer base behind it.so i ask do you have anyone to send it to you from the uk or will you want to buy from japan or china and get a huge bargain for the job you want or for the same specs pay higher for a notion ink adam though i believe their higher specifications are well priced and would recommend them to anyone.

it all comes what you use it for and what devices do that job. then how they rate agasint each other including price and the device i have mentioned is one of the cheapest around with a good community behind it and has very good specs. even has flash player :( lol but so does notion ink.

i hope to have helped.

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

i dont think the ipad2 will be better :D think thats going backwards ;)

you can search for the advent vega on the modaco forum. that device is the name given to a wifi only module of a tegra2 tablet and cost £249 while i understand that that particular tablet is only available in the uk market it however has been rebranded from a Japanese tablet called shuttle. there are so many different brands of this same device. they have threads on it on the vega side i believe. maybe cheaper of you get from japan or china.

all tablets coming out shortly have the same specs really, tegra2 dual core chip, the diffrence between 200 and 250 can be found via google really. the screens are 10.1" come with usb port, slave and host can be selected by you. it already has a huge customer base behind it.so i ask do you have anyone to send it to you from the uk or will you want to buy from japan or china and get a huge bargain for the job you want or for the same specs pay higher for a notion ink adam though i believe their higher specifications are well priced and would recommend them to anyone.

it all comes what you use it for and what devices do that job. then how they rate agasint each other including price and the device i have mentioned is one of the cheapest around with a good community behind it and has very good specs. even has flash player B) lol but so does notion ink.

i hope to have helped.

Thanks for the above comment, mate. Since the tablet is only for accesssing books on the go, I`ll go for the Adam. I`ve heard some poor reviews on the screen of the vega. I`ve been asked for my preference of the Adam. Does anyone know, what`s the price of the Pixel Q screen enabled Wi-fi only adam?

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

Thanks for the above comment, mate. Since the tablet is only for accesssing books on the go, I`ll go for the Adam. I`ve heard some poor reviews on the screen of the vega. I`ve been asked for my preference of the Adam. Does anyone know, what`s the price of the Pixel Q screen enabled Wi-fi only adam?

About £351 GBP delivered

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

About £351 GBP delivered

Vega down to £199 in uk .. tricky ehh !!!!

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

worth the extra cash for the better screen unless ur not too fussy saving a few quid and having to hold the vega at certain tight angles to get a proper view :/

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

MoDaCo is part of the MoDaCo.network, © Paul O'Brien 2002-2015. MoDaCo uses IntelliTxt technology.