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Viewsonic Viewpad 10

alaTest has collected and analyzed 244 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the usability and design. The portability and responsiveness are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the features and GPS navigation, while comments about the touch screen and screen are mixed.

value for money, responsiveness, portability, design, usability

battery, reliability, GPS navigation, features

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Tablets the Viewsonic Viewpad 10 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Viewsonic Viewpad 10

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 1 user review of Viewsonic Viewpad 10 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Tablet Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, screen, connectivity, size, GPS navigation

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: ViewSonic ViewPad 10s 3G - Tablet - Android 2.2 - 16 GB microSD - 10.1" TFT (...

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Amazon.com review summary for Viewsonic Viewpad 10

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 user reviews of Viewsonic Viewpad 10 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Tablets on Amazon.com.

responsiveness, value for money, storage, portability, design

reliability

69% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ViewSonic ViewPad10 10.1-Inch Dual Boot Tablet Supports Windows Home Premium and Android OS with Wi Fi/Bluetooth (Black)Viewsonic V10P_1BN7PUS6_02 ViewPad 10Pro 10.1-Inch Dual OS Tablet (Black)ViewSonic ViewPad 10 VPAD10_APUS_05 Wi Fi/Bluetooth 10.1-Inch Tablet Computer - Black

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Review Viewsonic ViewPad 10s Tablet/MID

 

Price fighter. The ViewPad 10s has a 10.1 inch capacitive touchsc

Display's fast response; USB port; HDMI out

Short battery life; Placement of "Home" and "Back" buttons; Small RAM

In a similar price range: Archos 101, Creative Ziio 7". For Windows fans: Asus Eee Slate EP121. The classic: Apple iPad 1 and its heir Apple iPad 2.

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Review: The ViewSonic ViewPad 10

 

We've been following the tablet news all through the new year and into CES. As expected, a ton of tablets were announced at the CES 2011 convention this year. Each one of them will come with faster processors with multiple cores in them. We've received...

The ViewSonic ViewPad 10 is a decent device that requires a lot of tweaking and work on it before it can be taken seriously. Priced at Rs. 38,000, it goes head on against a similarly priced Apple iPad. It's possible to get an 64GB Apple iPad in the...

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ViewSonic ViewPad 10

 

Windows tablets have finally started to show a little bit of life, with the recent Asus Eee Slate EP121 and even the Acer Iconia Tab W500 offering a vision for the future of tablet-PC hybrids. Standalone Windows slate-style tablets, however, have...

The compact ViewSonic ViewPad 10 dual-boots into both Windows 7 and Android, and was recently updated to jump from Android 1.6 to 2.2.

The device lacks physical controls for volume or screen orientation, and the Android side is stuck at version 2.2 and doesn't include the Android Market. There are some frustrating interface issues, and we spent too much time troubleshooting network...

Mixing a sluggish Windows tablet with an outdated Android one makes the Intel Atom-powered ViewSonic ViewPad 10 less than ideal for either OS.

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Dual-Boot Tablet Is Double Dose of Disaster

 

ViewSonic's 10-inch, dual-booting Windows/Android tablet has a lot of heart and lofty goals, and is an utter failure on nearly every front.

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ViewSonic ViewPad 10

 

This 10-inch dual-boot tablet wants to be everything to everyone, but the ViewPad 10 isn't a compelling Windows 7 or Android slate.

The $679 ViewPad 10 feels like ViewSonic took a Windows 7 tablet and decided to throw Android on at the last minute to give it greater consumer appeal. While the Windows 7 experience is passable, the Android implementation is pretty awful. You can't...

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ViewSonic ViewPad 10pro

 

The ViewPad 10pro also tweaks the physical controls. The Power, Home, and Back/Undo buttons on the face of the ViewPad have been replaced with four touch-sensitive controls, more typical of Android devices. The new controls include Home and Back/Undo,...

Android and Windows operating systems available without dual-booting. Swype keyboard is intuitive and fast

Touch screen is glitchy. Limited storage space. Mediocre battery life. Gets hot

The ViewSonic ViewPad 10pro tablet offers some nice touches, like Android accessibility within Windows 7 and a slick new keyboard from Swype, but flaws like limited storage space and an unresponsive touch screen can't be overlooked.

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ViewSonic ViewPad 10

 

When booting up, the ViewPad 10 offers you the two operating systems, and to shuffle from one to the next you use the home button. Once you've selected an OS, you'll need to reboot to switch to the other. Selecting one is done with the undo/back...

Dual-boot offers Android and Windows. Windows OS supports Flash

Tablets aren't Windows friendly; you'll miss your keyboard and mouse. Android 2.2 isn't the tablet-specific Honeycomb, just scaled up smartphone software. No Android Marketplace. Button functions change depending on what application you're using....

It may be priced competitively, but the ViewSonic ViewPad 10 it doesn't come close to competing with the best tablets available. Windows is crippled, Android is out of date, and the elegance promised by tablets is replaced with lumbering awkwardness.

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Viewsonic Viewpad 10e

 

The 10e joins the company's other budget offering, the Viewpad E70, but bumps up the screen to a 10-inch 1024-by-600 IPS display. Inside you will find a 1GHz Cortex A8 Processor and 4GB of internal storage, which can be expanded via micro SD card. For...

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ViewSonic ViewPad 10 Review

 

ViewSonic is still trying to get some traction in the tablet space with their Android 2.2 Froyo powered ViewPad 7, but the manufacturer renowned for producing displays is pushing ahead with their latest creation – the ViewPad 10. Now this isn't simply...

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Pictures Of Windows 8 Installed On The ViewSonic Viewpad 10

 

I bought my ViewSonic Viewpad 10 for one reason and one reason only and that was to be able to install the Windows 8 Developer build as soon as it became available. Today is that day and I was fully prepared to take tomorrow off because I thought I...

Product Specifications

Configuration

DVD Writer: No
Embedded 3G/4G:3G / No
Embedded UMTS:3G / No / Yes
Fingerprint Reader: No
GPS Receiver:Built-in / No
Hard Drive Type:Flash Hard Drive
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Keyboard: No
Phone Function: No
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:Single Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output:No / Yes
USB:USB 2.0
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
WiFi Data Exchange: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:128:75 / 16:10 / 16:9 / 4:3
Display Technology:OLED Display / TFT Display
LED Backlight:Edge LED / No
Number of Displays:1
Touchscreen:Multi-touch
True Resolution:WSVGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook:No / Yes
Operating System:Android
Operating System Version:Android 2.2 Froyo / Android 2.3 Gingerbread
RAM Type:DDR3 SDRAM
Type:Tablet

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel / Intel ® / Not Applicable / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GMA3150 / Not Applicable / TEGRA 250
GPU TYPE:OnBoard Graphic
OnBoard Graphic Chip:OnBoard Graphic

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel® / Not Applicable
Chipset Type:NM10 / Not Applicable
Processor:ATOM / CORTEX / TEGRA 2
Processor Brand:ARM / Intel / Intel ® / nVidia
Processor Number:CORTEX-A9 / N455 / Z670
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