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Reader Poll: Will You Wait for iPad 2?

1:05 PM Apple is set to announce the follow-up to its iPad on Wednesday. Did you delay your tablet purchase in anticipation?

Sarah Thomas

February 28, 2011

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Reader Poll: Will You Wait for iPad 2?

1:05 PM -- Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) is set to announce the follow-up to its game-changing iPad on Wednesday, threatening to steal the show from the other tablets on the market, including the newly launched Motorola Mobility LLC Xoom.

We don't know the specs nor any do we have any confirmed details of Apple's new device yet, but I have a feeling that won't stop a lot of consumers from holding out for the tablet anyway.

If you're not already a tablet owner, take our poll below and let us know how Apple is affecting your tablet purchases plans this year:

{survey 844} If you're still not sure which tablet to call your own, check out the following stories for more on how the competitive market is shaping up.

  • Tablet Wars: Who's Xooming Whom?

  • Tablet Wars: iPad 2 vs Android 3.0

  • Verizon Lets Users Xoom for $600

  • MWC 2011: Samsung Revisits the Galaxies

  • Honeycomb Makes Things Sticky for iPad

  • T-Mobile Preps its First Android 3.0 Tablet

And, feel free to add your expectations for the Apple event or table musings in general to the comments section below.

— Sarah Reedy, Senior Reporter, Light Reading Mobile

About the Author(s)

Sarah Thomas

Director, Women in Comms

Sarah Thomas's love affair with communications began in 2003 when she bought her first cellphone, a pink RAZR, which she duly "bedazzled" with the help of superglue and her dad.

She joined the editorial staff at Light Reading in 2010 and has been covering mobile technologies ever since. Sarah got her start covering telecom in 2007 at Telephony, later Connected Planet, may it rest in peace. Her non-telecom work experience includes a brief foray into public relations at Fleishman-Hillard (her cussin' upset the clients) and a hodge-podge of internships, including spells at Ingram's (Kansas City's business magazine), American Spa magazine (where she was Chief Hot-Tub Correspondent), and the tweens' quiz bible, QuizFest, in NYC.

As Editorial Operations Director, a role she took on in January 2015, Sarah is responsible for the day-to-day management of the non-news content elements on Light Reading.

Sarah received her Bachelor's in Journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She lives in Chicago with her 3DTV, her iPad and a drawer full of smartphone cords.

Away from the world of telecom journalism, Sarah likes to dabble in monster truck racing, becoming part of Team Bigfoot in 2009.

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