Galaxy Tab 2, 10.1" 16GB for $139.00 on Groupon. Nook HD+ 9" 16GB Tab $145.00 with BN coupon. Apple's IPads just sit there at Target, unwanted and unloved starting at $599! Let me explain something to you Appleheads. There's a thing called Gravity, and prices fall like Gravity in the electronics game. Isaac Newton said so.
You are a genius. No one at Apple even suspects that mature product categories experience pricing pressure. Why are you wasting time on this board? You should be running all of Apple. As far as I know they are still banking on selling $500 iPods and were totally not prepared for MP3 commoditization.
(Are you taking a freshman business class? That's the only explanation for posting such an obvious fact as being even remotely interesting. Also, gravity is not a proper noun.)
Tablets are dropping in price for many reasons, manufactures price dumping is a huge reason, another big reason is the tablet discount paid by all the communication companies, the real price in hidden in the sales contract