Technology made a great leap in 2010 when Apple launched its first iPad. The way of computing changed and Tablet PCs took the place of laptops and desktops. Although, two more versions of iPad have been launched but now users have also got more choices .Other Companies have also launched their tablet PCS. Galaxy Tab, Flyer and Playbook are some of the remarkable alternatives. More Tablet PCs are anticipated with New OS Android 4.0 and glasses-free 3D screens and the competiton is getting tougher. Let’s have a look at the top 10 iPad competitors.
Galaxy Tab 8.9 is the most versatile tablet PC that came in 2011. It runs on 1GHz dual core Nvidia Tegra 2 CPU and operates on Android 3.1 OS. Its thinner and lighter than iPad i-e 447g only and has , 8.9-inch capacitive screen that can display amazing graphics. WiFi connectivity makes it a superb competitor of iPad.
Blackberry Playbook with 7-inch capacitive LCD is a business friendly tablet. It has multitasking capability and can process your applications faster with 1GHz Cortex A9 dual core CPU. It is slim and sleek and easy to carry around in your business meetings.1 GB of RAM is enough to keep you important data. The 3MP front-facing camera and 5MP rear-facing camera gives fantastic results. However, it lacks an email app and its working depends on owning a BlackBerry smartphone.
Motorola Xoom 2 is another remarkable tablet PC that operates on Android 3.2 OS. Splash-guard coating protects its chassis. It is thinner and the 10.1-inch capacitive LCD screen is brighter. The dual core 1.2GHz CPU gives you more speed. MotoCast and Floating notes are its spectacular apps.
Sony Tablet S is a unique tablet PC with its wedge-shaped design. The 9.4″ LED-lit TruBlack Display gives you a bright display. The Swift and Smooth-interface makes the tablet more responsive and interactive. It also has a universal infrared remote control for your Blu-ray player, stereo and cable box . HD connectivity let you enjoy videos on widescreen. The 16GB/32GB storage let you to download unlimited audio and video. You can also enjoy PS games and read books from Readers Store.
HTC Flyer is a disticitve tablet with a7-inch capacitive LCD screen and a digital pen. HTC Scribe Technology let you to draw, paint, write, sign documents, and even retouch pictures The new version of HTC sense gives you a richer internet experience. The 5MP camera can capture your life moments however, 1.5GHz single-core Snapdragon processor makes it less attractive in a dual-core world. Wi- Fi connectivity and phone-call-friendly 3G maintains its stance.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is smart addition to the tablet PC’s family. The 1GHz dual core CPU and Android 3.0 makes it one of the fastest. The battery life of 9 hrs is amazing and 1GB of RAM is good enough for your content. The 3MP rear-facing camera and 2MP front-facing camera can capture bright photos. Samsung Social, Music and Readers Hub gives you an ultimate entertainment.
Amazon Kindle Fire
Kindle Fire with Full Color 7″ Multi-Touch Display and Wi-Fi connectivity serves both the purpose of a tablet and an e-Reader. It is easy to carry around and has a durable display. The fast dual core processor gives powerful performance. You can enjoy magazine, movies, TV shows, books,your favorite games and apps. Amazon Silk is a revolutionary, cloud-accelerated browser that gives fastest web browsing. The micro USB port gives you more options for connectivity. The free cloud storage is available to keep our data safe and protected.
Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime
Boasted by Asus,the Eee Pad Transformer Prime is one of the slimmest tablet PC i-e 8.3mm. It is the first tablet that runs on Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core CPU . The Android 3.1 OS is upgradable to latest Android 4.0 Ice cream sandwich. It can transform both as a tablet PC and a net-book and a full chicle QWERTY keyboard let you to type easily. The Scratch resistant cornering glass is amazing. The 10.1″ LED Backlit screen gives a remarkable display and 18 hours of battery life is amazing. The micoSD, HDMI-out offer smart connectivity options. The 8MP camera with CMOS Sensor can take crystal clear photos.
Optimus Pad is the only tablet that has the capability of 3D Video Capture. The dual 5MP rear-firing cameras can take a 3D image The 8.9-inch capacitive screen gives a superb display. The 1 GHz dual core processor and Android’s Honeycomb makes it outstanding. It offers brilliant multimedia viewing and web browsing.
Toshiba AT100 also known as Toshiba Thrive is powered by 1GHz dual core CPU and runs on Android 3.2. It offers full-size HDMI and USB port. The choices for storage are 8GB,16GB and 32GB storage. The 10.1-inch capacitive screen is interactive. The 3G connectivity makes it more spectacular how-ever, its heavy weight makes it a bit dull among other tablet PCs.