Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 10th Feb 2013 21:07 UTC
Google "No, there's only one area where Android falls really, horribly, undeniably short when it comes to the tablet form factor: The web browser. It's the most fundamental tablet app, IMHO, and yet the web experience on Android could not possibly be worse." This, right here, is it. On my Nexus 7 - there's not a single decent web browser. Not one. The stock browser? Crashes a lot. Chrome? Slow, touch-unfriendly UI, laggy, and locks up all the time. Everything else uses non-standard UIs are, are plain buggy, are also slow, or any combination of the three - and yes, this includes your favourite browser. I've been through them all. Just yesterday I loaded up my iPhone 3GS, and Safari was like a dream. Internet Explorer 10 on Windows Phone 8? Buttery smooth and excellent UI. How Google - a web company - can let this situation persist is beyond me.
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RE: Nexus 7's
by fatjoe on Mon 11th Feb 2013 19:01 UTC in reply to "Nexus 7's"
fatjoe
Member since:
2010-01-12

as pointed out below:


Android tablets: It's the BROWSER
Posted Monday, October 15, 2012 2:26 am


Not that Chrome on Android has gotten any better since October ;)

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RE[2]: Nexus 7's
by ichi on Tue 12th Feb 2013 20:04 in reply to "RE: Nexus 7's"
ichi Member since:
2007-03-06

as pointed out below:


Android tablets: It's the BROWSER
Posted Monday, October 15, 2012 2:26 am


Not that Chrome on Android has gotten any better since October ;)


I bought my n7 in September.

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