- Plastic: It looks and feels enough like metal / glass that we won't fault ViewSonic for the cost savings here.
- Rebadge: ViewSonic has an exclusive on this design for its particular markets (Europe), while the OlivePad is doing its version over in India.
- Me-too: This might be the biggest knock, since ViewSonic is dropping the ViewPad into a world that's going to be up to its knees in 7-inch Android tablets in a few month's time.
ViewSonic ViewPad 7 video hands-on
Paul Miller|@futurepaul|September 1, 2010 9:20 AM
We just got a chance to mess around with ViewSonic's upcoming ViewPad 7 (one of possibly four tablets they plan to release this year), and while it is indeed a plastic rebadge me-too Android tablet, we mean that in the best sense. Let's take these one by one: