Toshiba Honeycomb tablet named ANT, prices start from $450
0. phoneArena 18 Apr 2011, 06:23 posted on
We first saw Toshiba's mysterious 10-inch tablet at CES running Froyo, then at MWC it was already announced with Android Honeycomb, but at both events we were left wondering about the name …
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1. protozeloz (Posts: 5387; Member since: 16 Sep 2010)
o: that looks nice, so many to choose from....
2. SuperAndroidEvo (Posts: 4546; Member since: 15 Apr 2011)
Yes it's nice but the prices are too high. The Asus Eee Transformer to me is so far the best tablet pound for pound! I just don't see why I would pay $500.00 for the 16 GB Toshiba ANT when I can pay $400.00 for the Asus Eee Transformer tablet & $150.00 for the keyboard dock. It's a no brainer. I really was waiting for the prices for the Toshiba ANT to be cheaper but no such luck. For me Asus Eee Transformer still can't be touched!
3. jskrenes (Posts: 209; Member since: 11 Dec 2008)
Do tell, where are you finding this Asus tablet for $400? I am looking around all the usual suspected places like Amazon and Newegg, and they all have Windows Asus tablets, but no Android. A quick google search turns up the Asus TF101 as an Android tablet, but one website appears to have a price tag over $800 and another is $545, and neither of them are websites I've ever heard of, nor do they even have pictures. If I can find one for $400, I'd be glad to pick one up, otherwise the Toshiba doesn't seem bad, especially when you can always get more SD cards.
4. SuperAndroidEvo (Posts: 4546; Member since: 15 Apr 2011)
This website said the price is going to be $399.99 for the 16 GB, also so did androidandme.com. It's going on sale as per these two websites at the end of this month. I just don't see any other tablet with these sweet specs for the price that Asus is going to charge. Like I said pound for pound it can't be touched! I am sold, my wife wants a smaller tablet. Once there is a 7 inch Honeycomb tablet that is available I will be picking it up for her. 10.1 inch just too big to put in her purse.
5. protozeloz (Posts: 5387; Member since: 16 Sep 2010)
its not on sale yet.. any site you find might be a ripoff sale starts around the end of this month