Where are the Ipad reviews??

Discussion in 'iPad' started by jimbo1mcm, Mar 27, 2010.

  1. jimbo1mcm macrumors 68000

    Mar 21, 2010
    A few of the CHOSEN ONES got Ipads either Thursday or Friday this week to review. Do they have to wait to post the reviews? Let's go Walt and David!
  2. rdowns macrumors Penryn


    Jul 11, 2003
    The reviews can't be published until release day.
  3. saving107 macrumors 603


    Oct 14, 2007
    San Jose, Ca
    I could be wrong, but I don't think thats correct.

    and to the OP, it was rumored that the review units would go out this week (rumored), but no one has confirmed to having one yet, and its only saturday morning, how can you be expecting an in depth review already? give it time.
  4. Chupa Chupa macrumors G5

    Chupa Chupa

    Jul 16, 2002
    They have to actually use them before they can review them. A good review takes a few days of use to find all the nooks and crannies. and quirks.

    Mossberg and Pogue are published in the Thurs eds of their respective papers (Weds night online I believe).

    Baig is published in the Wed ed. of USAToday.
  5. Slava macrumors member


    Oct 22, 2006
    Wednesday! (at least for the last two iPhones reviews appeared on that day)
  6. sfwalter macrumors 68000


    Jan 6, 2004
    Dallas Texas
    Like most companies that give reviewers early access to products, the company has an embargo date they set. This date is the earliest the reviewer can make his/her review public. This date of course is set by Apple.

    If I'm a betting man I say Wednesday night.
  7. kernkraft macrumors 68020


    Jun 25, 2009
    Moss might have already published his, but nobody reads/watches his reviews. :)

    There is so much information out that I think reviews will be less important this time around. There must be a populous group of people who haven't decided and they will make a decision on various factors, like general hype, actually seeing the product and so on.

    I am reluctant too and today I was thinking about passing on this version, although I wanted to take advantage of the UK 14 days cancellation period.
  8. Buck987 macrumors 6502a

    Jan 16, 2010
    I say mossberg reviews this thursday in WSJ. 2 days b4 launch to create even more hype. Not that its needed.
  9. PsyD4Me macrumors 6502a


    Mar 11, 2009
    under your bed
  10. Chupa Chupa macrumors G5

    Chupa Chupa

    Jul 16, 2002
    But info up to now has been quantity, not quality since no one has of yet been able to report on the deep details undisclosed by Apple or actual battery life, as opposed to stated, or most important, daily life w/ the iPad. Up to now the most time any public reviewer has had with the iPad is a half hour.

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