Time to introduce the first iPad killer?

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Time to introduce the first iPad killer?
Now that Apple has introduced the iPad, it's time to introduce the first iPad killer. Notion Ink is planning on offering the Adam tablet. Unlike the iPad, the Adam will support Flash content and has twice the battery life of the Apple device. Running on Android, it will produce full HD video at 1080p. It appears that the tablet will have an Nvidia chip under its hood and feature a PixelQi screen. Talk is that there will be two different models, one measuring 12.9mm thick and the other, 11.6mm. That could mean that there will be two different sized screens. The manufacturer, Notion Ink, is offering a $1 million app competition to try to spur on developers. There is no word on launch date or pricing, but the Adam name suggests that it will eat Apple. 

source: Fudzilla

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19 Comments

1. Ray

Posts: 62; Member since: Apr 30, 2009

Wow finally an Android tablet this should be good..

18. Dood

Posts: 269; Member since: Mar 23, 2009

This has already been done in a smaller fashion. Although this newer device will have more capabilities, it's still a recreation. Which is all right by me. Android with an actual razor FTW!!

2. phone333

Posts: 331; Member since: Feb 04, 2009

That's what i'm talking about !!! I hope it will have an HDMI output

3. Mateo8326

Posts: 472; Member since: Jul 15, 2009

Just wonder whose network it would run on plz don't assume verizon b/c ATT got the ipad b/c their are droids phones for ATT also, so calm down all verizon fans

6. steven252000

Posts: 64; Member since: Feb 10, 2010

Specs listed over at engadget tend to point towards it going to someone like AT&T. Which for me is unfortunate since I am on the Verizon network. Maybe they will come out with a CDMA version too?

8. nak1017

Posts: 328; Member since: Jan 08, 2010

There's android phones for all networks... Possibly they'll be smart and not do an exclusivity contract like Blackberry does. It seems to work fine for them.

10. Mateo8326

Posts: 472; Member since: Jul 15, 2009

you right droid is just the OS has nothing to do with the network so it can run with all services, i stand corrected lol

11. deschats

Posts: 193; Member since: Jun 09, 2009

haha att is screwed.

4. psipher

Posts: 13; Member since: Oct 28, 2009

The Coleco Adam was my first computer way back when....it might be time again for another Adam computer in my home ;-)

5. spk

Posts: 36; Member since: Feb 03, 2010

that's what i'm talking about!

7. joolian

Posts: 19; Member since: Dec 25, 2008

ahahahahah ipad killer? its not even out yet, and as cool as it looks, it would never gain as much of a following as the iphone.

19. Dood

Posts: 269; Member since: Mar 23, 2009

At least 7 million Apple users want flash. Following material there.

9. ILOVEtechnology unregistered

I think its on NOW, I got a Macbook and a Iphone, but that Ipad is a shitty product. It would be amazing if it could process like a laptop, have some type of innovative typing, be able to write on it like it was a notepad or notebook(think of the college students and professionals). A keyboard should be attached on the back so typing could be easy. I wish I was a designer and engineer. They made the Ipad shitty because they wanted to make massive amount of money from it. IF you look at articles, people are estimating that Apple makes hundreds of millions just off the first year. They wanted to reduce the cost. SO guess what, its a big iphone.

12. crd22

Posts: 77; Member since: Apr 15, 2008

Is this a serious title?? Any device made after 2006 is a freakin iPad killer. That includes laptops, netbooks, smartphones, and hell even the iPod Touch.

13. ILOVEtechnology unregistered

it has android as its operating system, it can't be 2006.

14. kbayer

Posts: 19; Member since: Feb 08, 2010

What... no ambiguous release date? How about "between the 2nd half of 2010 and the third quarter of 2011". By then, there'll be 200 other items out, better than this.

15. mcmkone

Posts: 54; Member since: Mar 24, 2009

To be honest it looks gooa dn it will blow the socks off the iPad for what it can do and it also has USB port and a 12mp Camera on board let's not forget the HDMI output and over 16days stand by as well... Although all this i am still waiting for the Microsoft Courier, now that device looks too sexy to miss out on and the technology make me forget that Microsoft are actually making this product... Check it out and let me know what you think?

16. testman22

Posts: 339; Member since: Nov 03, 2009

ipad killer? how can you kill something that was never alive?

17. Dadler22

Posts: 241; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

iPad killer: iPhone. Smaller, lighter, cheaper, phone. Granted you dont want your ebooks, iPad sucks.

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