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Tourist brings back North Korean Samjiyon Android tablet, marvel at the specs and video

0. phoneArena posted on 01 Aug 2013, 02:47

Admit it, there is a novelty value to this tablet which lends an air of allure. Outside of bragging over...

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posted on 01 Aug 2013, 02:49 1

1. WHoyton1 (Posts: 1635; Member since: 21 Feb 2013)

Error...tourist....who how's on holiday to north Korea.......BTW awesome tablet for the supreme Leader!

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 02:53 2

2. Kayutoki (banned) (Posts: 4; Member since: 14 Jul 2013)

phonearena where is Sony's q1 2013 reports??
they just announced....
and they made a huge improvement
nice to know

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 02:55

3. Reluctant_Human (Posts: 904; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)

I noticed the fieldrunners icon. Has the game been warped by North Korea so the attacking soldiers wear american uniforms?

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 04:54 2

4. the_best (Posts: 139; Member since: 14 Oct 2012)

how can a device lag with that kind of harware?
Honestly not even the laggiest os ever the windows vista would lag at unboxing with that hardware.. andorid is the worst OS ever when it comes to pure Power!

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 04:59 2

5. rawbow (Posts: 428; Member since: 30 Mar 2012)

dude android defines true power when it comes to mobile computing period

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 08:58 2

9. the_best (Posts: 139; Member since: 14 Oct 2012)

then howcome android demand better hardware then ios and wp for the same smoth experience?
i mean the kind of hardware used in todays smartphones are way better then what was used in pc's 10 years ago, and they never lagged like android right of of the box.

Is it really that hard to build a stable os? apple, microsoft and blackberry doesnt seem to Think so anyway.

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 21:20

11. Reluctant_Human (Posts: 904; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)

Android demands a lot of resources when your providing more features for the customers with every major and minor release, hence higher hardware requirements. This made it especially annoying and difficult in the early days of android but has gotten a LOT better over the years.

posted on 02 Aug 2013, 04:18

12. the_best (Posts: 139; Member since: 14 Oct 2012)

yeah thats what thay said with windiws vista to, but you know what after we go vista we got win 7 with even more features and less lagg might i ad, and then we got windows 8 and more features, and this is probably the first lag free windows pc OS ever. well the 95 was pretty sweet to back in the day =)
But the argument with many features is bullsh't.

My personal theory is that android is an old OS with many build ons, and google are forsed to continue on the same os for the sake of apps, and the longer they do that they will loose to the younger OS's.

even windows had to scrap DOS evnetually, losing a lot of programs. when will google scrap android for something better?

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 05:02 1

6. gazmatic (Posts: 795; Member since: 06 Sep 2012)

no nexus killer is right

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 07:04 1

7. EXkurogane (Posts: 863; Member since: 07 Mar 2013)

Still better than Apple's mini sanitary pads, since it has similar or higher ppi for only $200. /s

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 07:07 1

8. tadaa (Posts: 267; Member since: 18 Apr 2013)

maybe it was Michael H. who bought it

posted on 01 Aug 2013, 10:46

10. dorianb (Posts: 612; Member since: 24 Oct 2012)

$50 a month?! I make that in 1/2 day. Thank you 1stworldproblems.

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