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nasimson
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nasimson,
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12/27/2015 | 8:49:28 AM
Re: Memory cards
@ yalanand:

> Can you believe I used to have a 128 gb hard drive around 8 years ago? 

128 GB in 2007? Was it a laptop? If I am able to recall correctly, most laptops had 32 or 64 GB at that time.
PedroGonzales
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11/30/2015 | 4:27:53 PM
Re: Even fewer
I think no one talks about that phone anymore. Yes, I read about it a while back.  I think that technology didn't take off.  smartphone manufactures are focusing on slimmer phones and  no plug chargers.  I would like chinese companies like Xiomior Huawei to start making such phones. Does anyone have any ideas why such phones aren't being made
yalanand
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yalanand,
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11/30/2015 | 11:42:24 AM
Re: Even fewer
@SachinEE: Yes. Might be. I have a Note 5 as well (recently upgraded) and I think the gap between phones and tablets have been bridged by the mighty phablets, and they pack a whole lot of power than tablets. Have you seen the screen of the Note 5? I haven't seen anything like it!
yalanand
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yalanand,
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11/30/2015 | 11:39:03 AM
Re: Even fewer
@PedroGonsalez: Wasn't there Project Ara to make phones modular? I think tablets can only be saved if they give us customization options like Project Ara. 
yalanand
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yalanand,
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11/30/2015 | 11:36:06 AM
Re: Memory cards
@Nasimson: Memory cards are good. Ever since phones started offering 128 GB storage, I started backing up all crucial data on my phone. Can you believe I used to have a 128 gb hard drive around 8 years ago? 
yalanand
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yalanand,
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11/30/2015 | 11:33:50 AM
Re: Even fewer
@nasimson: Truly the case. Phablets aren't interesting anymore. It is hard enough to walk around with a tablet, even if its light, its cumbersome.
nasimson
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nasimson,
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11/27/2015 | 9:16:42 PM
Memory cards
Memory cards are undermarketed. They offer an awesome value for money. I had to buy one even for my HP laptop which had limited memory of 128GB. Kingston also offers good quality.
PedroGonzales
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PedroGonzales,
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11/27/2015 | 12:22:20 PM
Re: Even fewer
I think there is really no need for people upgrade their tablet on a regular basis like people do with smartphones.  I think adding accessories and support will be the best idea.  I am tempted for the two in one, or phablet or like Microsoft surface. I think those will be the ones that would really take off.  As you used it more, the components will brake and people will need to replace them more often.   
AlexB605
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AlexB605,
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11/27/2015 | 7:15:22 AM
Better idea for Black Friday Gadgets!
You should link a portable personal projector to this. Can connect a smartphone or tablet and create a 100" screen anywhere! Who would have thought you could fit a PC with 100" screen in your jeans pocket!
SachinEE
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SachinEE,
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11/27/2015 | 12:24:08 AM
Re: UHD TVs
Flagship phones: check. Gaming consoles: check Computer peripherals: check. UHD TVs? not sure about them. They cost too much even for black Friday deals.
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