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Pros: *Easy update to ICS.
*Easy to Root and Install ROMS
*Optional Keyboard is great, though the touch pad can be finicky at times.
*Pretty durable, despite sounding very squeaky. Held up through two long trips and bringing it to school everyday. I did manage to make a small crack on the back though.
*High quality screen. Low resolution, but you wouldn't know by looking at it (unless you look for pixels)
*Excellent battery life. (16+ hours with dock)
*Lightweight (2.8 pounds with dock)
*Very fast on the 4.4 KatKiss ROM. Began to bog down on ICS though.
*Great for watching Netflix, emails, Facebook, notes, etc
Cons: *Sides squeak, just as other's have commented
*Quiet speakers, not high quality.
*Screen Glare. Don't even think about using this tablet outside. Even being directly underneath bright lights can be an annoyance.
*Slow down on Android 3.2 and 4.0. Requires flashing 4.4 ROM to speed it up again
Other Thoughts: I have owned this tablet (with the dock) for two years and have been overall very satisfied. I bought it used for about $250 (with dock) and for that price, I can't really complain. It is NOT worth $480 though. If you can find it for $300 or less and know to install ROM's, then this is a great tablet.
If you are looking for a light duty, light weight laptop, and you don't need Microsoft Office (there are many alternatives, I use OfficeSuite), then this could be a great little laptop/tablet.
Please note that these experiences are based primarily on my experience with the device running Android 4.4 which I flashed onto the device.
Tablet is still in use as a backup laptop for taking notes in class and occasional web browsing. Screen quality was decent for the time but now shows its age and does not look that great compared to modern tablets and laptops, but is still pleasant enough to look at. Currently running CyanogenMod 9 (Android 4.2 base) and the performance seems even better than Android 4.4.
Pros: Beautiful design
Easy to work in
Fans are quiet and cool well
Did I mention how nice it looks?
Cons: Side panel scratches very easy. I have owned it for a few months now and I already need to buy some acrylic scratch remover to fix the scratches.
Aluminum looks great but beware that it attracts fingerprints and will need to be cleaned to keep it pristine.
If those weren't nit-picky enough, it would also be nice if the Velcro cable tie loops were a little larger. After pulling out the Velcro straps it is very difficult to get them back through the loop because they want to slip on to the motherboard side of the chassis.
Other Thoughts: It would be great if it were possible to buy a new side panel for this case. I cannot find any on Phanteks website or through third-party case modders.
With the new glass panel version of the case out now, I would heartily recommend picking up if you can afford it. This is still a very good case though and I would easily recommend it to anyone.
Pros: Great Price
More power than most will ever need
Cons: PSU was much louder while idling than the specs seem to suggest. It was by far the loudest component in my PC and remained that way until the case and CPU fans had reached 60-70%. Returned it to get the quieter but more expensive Seasonic X650.
Other Thoughts: If you are not building a silence focused PC I would absolutely recommend this PSU. The noise was only an issue in my case because the entire build centered around making a nearly silent computer.READ FULL REVIEW