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Old 03-01-2013, 06:30 PM   #31
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Asus Transformer with the keyboard dock. Gives you micro SD, SD, HDMI and 2 x USB.

Very robust and when docked, it closes like a laptop so is very solid for travel.

I think they're on the third version now, so you might find a decently priced used one.

Keyboard has an extra battery, so it's about 20 hours run time between charges. It'll stay on in standby (Powered on, but screen off) for days...
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Old 03-02-2013, 03:31 AM   #32
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I'm waiting to see what windows8 pro tablets come to the market comming months, if there is a good candidate in those i figure that i could run apps like garmin so they would be a big help on the road
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Old 03-02-2013, 11:42 AM   #33
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I'm thinking about buying a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2. They're going for about $170 for a refurbished model or $200 for a new one (both with 1 yr warranties). I have a behemoth of a laptop (17") that really takes up gobs of room in my luggage. I figure with a tablet and a foldable bluetooth keyboard it'll take up a fraction of the room, but have all the capabilities that I need on the road.
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