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Old 23-02-2017, 12:54 AM   #1
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Best SP4 copycat?

Lenovo Miix, Acer Aspire Switch 12 Alpha, Huawei Matebook, Asus Transformer 3 pro, Dell XPS 12 or even the Surface pro 4 itself.

Which would you get and why?
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Old 25-02-2017, 11:49 AM   #2
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Lenovo Miix, Acer Aspire Switch 12 Alpha, Huawei Matebook, Asus Transformer 3 pro, Dell XPS 12 or even the Surface pro 4 itself.

Which would you get and why?
I will go for Acer Switch Alpha 12. Simply because the price is very competitive and for the water cooling. For such form factor, I think the lack of fan will be good.
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Old 25-02-2017, 02:44 PM   #3
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I will go for Acer Switch Alpha 12. Simply because the price is very competitive and for the water cooling. For such form factor, I think the lack of fan will be good.
What you pay is what you get

In this case, the in-built speaker / webcam and mic / battery life / Screen panel colours are the disappointing factors
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Old 26-02-2017, 12:54 AM   #4
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what about Lenovo Miix 510 ? saw reviews quite ok luh.

but then heavier than SP4
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Old 26-02-2017, 06:29 AM   #5
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I would go for Lenovo, think also got the more exp models tat comes with LTE; but still more worth then MS SP4
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What you pay is what you get

In this case, the in-built speaker / webcam and mic / battery life / Screen panel colours are the disappointing factors
Are these your observation or based on some reviews? I've looked at the screen, and to be honest, it looks fine. Some reviews claim that the screen is good, while there are some that are claiming otherwise. Therefore, I think it is best to check it personally.

As for speaker and webcam, typically these are poor regardless of tablets. Battery life is something that I am aware, but from what I read, MS Surface Pro 4 don't do much better.
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Old 26-02-2017, 08:07 AM   #7
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I would go for Lenovo, think also got the more exp models tat comes with LTE; but still more worth then MS SP4
I feel LTE is not a good thing to have on a Windows tablet. I have not explored Win 10 thoroughly, but if we are not able to restrict what gets to use the data, one Windows update may potentially cause us to exceed the data usage.
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Old 26-02-2017, 10:33 PM   #8
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My sis is using the device
That's our general observation

Are these your observation or based on some reviews? I've looked at the screen, and to be honest, it looks fine. Some reviews claim that the screen is good, while there are some that are claiming otherwise. Therefore, I think it is best to check it personally.

As for speaker and webcam, typically these are poor regardless of tablets. Battery life is something that I am aware, but from what I read, MS Surface Pro 4 don't do much better.
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I feel LTE is not a good thing to have on a Windows tablet. I have not explored Win 10 thoroughly, but if we are not able to restrict what gets to use the data, one Windows update may potentially cause us to exceed the data usage.
I forgot to change it to metric settings when I used hotspot with windows 10

Ended up have to pay additional $70
In 1 hour time, win 10 downloaded 10 gb of updates 😑
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Old 26-02-2017, 10:39 PM   #10
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what about Lenovo Miix 510 ? saw reviews quite ok luh.

but then heavier than SP4
I went challenger to play with the device, coz I'm looking for a device with LTE... pressed the screen, it kinda flexed. Not sure whether it's glass or plastic
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I forgot to change it to metric settings when I used hotspot with windows 10

Ended up have to pay additional $70
In 1 hour time, win 10 downloaded 10 gb of updates 😑
Precisely the point. Windows has never been mobile friendly. Therefore, the updates are generally very big in size. Most big updates on iOS and Android sits around 1+GB based on my observation. This is usually not the case for Windows OS.
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I went challenger to play with the device, coz I'm looking for a device with LTE... pressed the screen, it kinda flexed. Not sure whether it's glass or plastic
aiyooo like that ah ? I haven't seen the real set yet cos those stores i went all dun have miix 510

anyway my free SP4 come liao....no need to buy miix 510 liao

now only need to buy a type cover but 199 damn heart pain
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Old 28-02-2017, 11:07 AM   #13
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I saw the set at challenger causeway point

I'm thinking of getting the surface pro 5 if it comes with LTE
No need to buy type cover coz I'm going to use Logitech k810 instead


aiyooo like that ah ? I haven't seen the real set yet cos those stores i went all dun have miix 510

anyway my free SP4 come liao....no need to buy miix 510 liao

now only need to buy a type cover but 199 damn heart pain
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Old 02-03-2017, 11:24 AM   #14
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I saw the set at challenger causeway point

I'm thinking of getting the surface pro 5 if it comes with LTE
No need to buy type cover coz I'm going to use Logitech k810 instead
i got k810 but then i can't bring out to use mah abit weird.
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How about HP x2 Detachable?
Anyone has this?
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