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View Full Version : The Xoom 2 Gets Looked Over

Hooch Tan
12-01-2011, 01:00 AM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.engadget.com/2011/11/29/motorola-xoom-2-unboxing-and-first-impressions-video/' target='_blank'>http://www.engadget.com/2011/11/29/...ressions-video/</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"The Xoom 2 is another 10.1-inch widescreen Honeycomb offering, looking to make up for the lost opportunities of its predecessor -- slimmer, faster and certainly packing more vertices. While we put it through its paces, we thought you'd appreciated some close-up shots with what appears to be the final retail model. First impressions? Those corners certainly do help keep it in our hands, and performance seemed suitably speedy."</em></p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/dht/auto/1322688259.usr20447.jpg" style="border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" /></p><p>While Apple may dominate the tablet market, that is not stopping other companies like Samsung and Motorola trying to carve out their own market share.&nbsp; If Apple is not your cup of tea, the Xoom 2 may be your kind of <span style="text-decoration: line-through;">toy</span> productivity tool.&nbsp; The great thing is that we are seeing a wonderful amount of choice when it comes to tablets now, though prices seem to be largely the same for most of these higher end tablets.&nbsp; If only manufacturers would take a lesson from HP and learn that the best way to get sales is to slash prices and sell them for way below cost!</p>