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I bought 3 of these as Christmas presents last year (for the same price). Only one is still working. Our common failure was that they stop charging. I think the micro-USB connectors failed on both. I took a microscope to one of the failed units and could see that the connection pads had peeled off. I suppose there is a chance that this was caused by inserting a bad cable, but we use the same cable to charge phones and on other devices without issue.

Other than that, they are nice tablets. I prefer Window 8 on tablets (Windows 10 seems less thought out and like a step backward to me on tablets like this).

I wouldn't discourage you from buying one. While they worked, they were used a lot. I'd just say that you need to take very good care of the USB connector.
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