The Summer of Honeycomb, Part 1: Win an ASUS Eee Pad Transformerby Anand Lal Shimpi on July 8, 2011 11:00 AM EST
We're all out of memory, congrats to AnandTech reader raimondi1337 for winning our last giveaway of 16GB of G.Skill DDR3-2133 memory. Be sure to respond to my email to claim your prize! The giveaways aren't over however, in fact we've got a great month ahead of us thanks to our friends on the NVIDIA Tegra team. Last week a big box full of four new tablets arrived at the office in Raleigh:
In the box were two Eee Pad Transformers and two Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1s, our two favorite Honeycomb tablets. We'll be giving one away every week until they're all gone. We're kicking off the giveaways with the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer.
We're big fans of the Transformer for its comfortable form factor, great display and affordable price.
Now the basic rules. The contest is only available to US residents and you're only allowed to enter once. Just respond to this post with a single comment describing how you'd use a new Honeycomb tablet if you won. Please only respond once! For full details read below.
Entries will be accepted from 11:00 AM ET on July 8, 2011 through 11:00 AM ET on July 14, 2011. Winner will be selected by August 5, 2011.
Good luck everyone :)
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silverback06 - Friday, July 8, 2011 - linkI would use this as a study tool in university... and also to play games :)
griffo - Saturday, July 9, 2011 - linkI would use the tablet to read Anandtech when I am away from my laptop and desktop. Need my regular Anandtech fix!!!
JazzMang - Friday, July 8, 2011 - linkI'd love to use it to stay in touch with my parents and sister. Google video chat for the win!
rangerstx05 - Monday, July 11, 2011 - linkMy girlfriend said the same thing.
jonup - Saturday, July 9, 2011 - linkMe too!
trumpeter001 - Saturday, July 9, 2011 - linkMe too!
eezip - Saturday, July 9, 2011 - linkSo would I. I'd take it with me on business trips - it seems like a good size to fit on a plane. It would also be fun for testing out and troubleshooting my company's apps before they're released.
donflamenco - Saturday, July 9, 2011 - linkyes, me.
BiH115 - Wednesday, July 13, 2011 - linkI agree, they look incredibly stylish.
I'd use mine to keep on top of social media, and doing my email/overall business in a handheld package with a larger screen.
Tablets are where the future is going!
dybid - Friday, July 8, 2011 - linki wonder what are my chances of winning after entering every contest on anand. It should be about time.. yes?