Friday, November 18, 2011
The Best Android Tablet
If you are reading this article then you have most likely caught wind of the computer tablet craze that seems to be sweeping the U.S. and many other industrialized nations. However, it isn't just a tablet craze, it's an android powered tablet craze.
There are a multitude of android tablets on the market right now, but how do you know which one to choose? The answer here is complex because there are a number of factors that would determine my response to that question. For instance, what size screen are you looking for? In order to determine what the best android tablet for you is, you need to answer a few questions about what you hope to get from your android powered tablet.
A List of the Best Android Tablets to Choose from
Ok, so you may not be entirely sure what you want. That's ok, I'll narrow the list down for you because there are so many bad android tablets that you may not know where to start. Here is a quick and dirty look at the top 5 best android tablets available on the market right now.
1. Asus Transformer Prime
Features: Android 3.2 honeycomb OS (ICS upgradeable!)
NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor
Eee pad transformer dock keyboard ready
2. Samsung Galaxy
Features: Android 3.2 honeycomb OS (plus TouchWiz)
Dual Core 1.2 GHz processor
3.0 Mp rear camera, 2.0 Mp front camera
Can serve as a universal remote control for t.v.
3. Motorola Xoom
Features: 1GHz dual core ARM processor
5 Mp rear camera and 2 Mp front camera
1 GB DDR2 RAM 1 GB DRAM
Android 3.0 honeycomb OS that's upgradeable
4. Acer Iconia
Features: Android 3.2 honeycomb Os
NVIDIA Tegra dual-core processor
Micros SD Card ready
1 micro HDMI out
5. Toshiba Thrive
Features: 16 GB internal memory and 3.1 honeycomb OS
NVIDEA Tegra 2 dual-core mobile processor
USB slot, mini-usb slot, HDMI ports, and SD card slot
Easy grip finish
They all look good, so now what?
The good news is that all of the above tablets meet that " best android tablet " category for one reason or another. Therefore, you are 10 steps above everyone else who is just buying tablets based on how cool the advertising is or how the box looks. But don't take my word for it, take a look at your favorite online marketplace (Amazon etc). These tablets have proven over time to get the most consistently good reviews. Now you need to decide which is best for you...
The best android tablet for my needs is...
Are you looking for sheer power? Are you the type of person who likes to multitask and do 100 things at once? Then you should probably go for the Asus Transformer Prime tablet. This tablet offers a quad-core tablet (the only one on the market as of now) which is amazing for doing a lot of different things all at once (Facebook, browsing, gaming, etc.).
Another important feature to pay attention to is screen size and clarity. If you want the maximum portability from these android tablets, then you might want to go with the Samsung Galaxy tablet. This is the only 7" android tablet in this list and weighs only 0.76 lbs! Yea, that's light.
These are just a fraction of the features that you should be comparing when searching for your personal best android tablet. We will be working on even more tips and tricks in the near future!