Motorola has made a last minute bid to snare some of Apple's massive following ahead of the iPad 2 launch later today.
It's more than a little bit cheeky as well. In a press release detailing the Motorola tablet's spec, the tech firm took an indirect swipe at Apple:
"'Not keen to waste the finest weather we've had in ages waiting in queue?" the release asked. "Idea of surviving overnight on mundane take-away with some frankly questionable queue buddies leave you cold?'
"Fear not friends, ditch the winter coat, head out for a pint and pre-order your Motorola Xoom online instead!"
The Motorola Xoom features a dual-core 1GHz processor and is the first device to come with Google's Android OS, Honeycomb 3.0.