Tablet market is growing rapidly. Many companies are devoting their efforts to make and market Tablets. Creative has also jumped into this field. It has produced 7-inches and 10-inches Android Tablet. Apple iPad and Motorola Xoom are bit expensive, but the price of Ziio 7-inches Tablet is almost half the price of iPad 2 and Motorola Xoom.
Features and Specification
Creative Ziio is smart and light weight.
7-inches Ziio is available in white color only, whereas 10-inches Tablet is available in black color.
Screen resolution of Creative Ziio is 800×480; this screen resolution is comparatively lower than the resolutions of 7-inches Samsung Galaxy Tab and Blackberry Playbook (1024×600). One can easily judge the difference between the resolutions that in turn affects the quality of image. But no need to worry, it matches with its price i.e. £199.
As far as video quality is concern, it’s not of extra ordinary high quality but somewhat good. Off-view angel is bit weak as compare to the front-view.
HDMI, mini USB and DC points are available for connectivity.
Operating System: Ziio operates on Android 2.1, but it is far behind the other Android handsets in functionality.
It does not supports the Android market, if one want to acquire apps, only Ziio store can help to download limited apps. Here are good things as well; Facebook, Twidroid, BBC news and World press can be accessed through Ziio.
Ziio has an edge over other Tablets, its music capability. Apt-X code helps to torrent audio over blue-tooth, without affecting music quality. iPod docks are missing in it.
Creative Ziio has 2-megapixel front facing camera.
Ziio has 8-GB internal memory.
Battery timings of Ziio on audio and video use; 25 hours and 15 hours respectively.
Price of creative Ziio 8GB is £199 and 16GB is £219.