Cheap Android Tablet

Mark Wieder mwieder at ahsoftware.net
Mon Sep 12 19:54:31 CDT 2011


Roger-

Monday, September 12, 2011, 5:37:07 PM, you wrote:

> I'd say the worst strikes against this tablet is the resistive touchscreen,
> and OS 2.1 (not LiveCode compatible).  I don't know if it could update to
> 2.2 or not.  I learned the hard way that a resistive screen will increases
> ones frustration level immensely.  After two cheap tablets, I am happy with
> my Viewsonic gTablet for $269.  Still cheaper than most, but it is fast and
> versatile, running a dual-core Tegra2.  I can install 2.2, 2.3, and 3.0 on
> it for testing LC apps.  And having smooth Netlix playback is my favorite
> bonus.

Agreed about the resistive screen, but apparently it may be possible
to update to 2.2:
http://www.arctablet.com/blog/featured/arnova-10-custom-android-2-2-froyo-firmware-android-market-root-kasty/

-- 
-Mark Wieder
 mwieder at ahsoftware.net




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