Mostly, I feel that much of the hype is justified.
They did a really good job of engineering the device and keeping the price down. You can find plenty of people talking about that. I recommend the reporting from Consumer Reports, since they're totally trustworthy. (That's why I personally joined up with them).
You do want to be aware that the iPad has unusual USB charging needs.
I'd like to see multitasking, and have confidence we'll see it. I'd like it because:
Again, a really good job of engineering.
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