Even though the Samsung Galaxy phones and iPhones have web browsing and user application capabilities, tablets have managed to become household items because of their processing power and large screen size. Along with smartphones, newer tablets are launched every other month as technology is changing rapidly. As the tablet market inflates, the big conglomerates are becoming more solidified in this business which should make shopping for a tablet more straightforward. Buyers can be confident of the fact that the gadget they buy now will supply them better functionality even before the subsequent generation of tablets are launched.
What to consider when looking for tablets?
Even though tablets have been made to do related things, there is a bit of variance in the bazaar, from operating systems to the price and screen size. Tablets from various makers shall be synced to other application markets and e-book stores and formats of files for e-books differ from other models. Few tablets have been designed keeping in mind larger media libraries, from film to music while other tablets are meant for magazine and reading subscriptions. Understanding what your requirements are from a tablet shall help you seek the perfect tablet. If you need a device for browsing the internet, check email and maintain a regular schedule, you will probably set your budget at the most modest end. However if you also want to play games for hours on your tablet along with listen to music, then you would have to spend some more money.
The top 10 tablets making the round of the market have been discussed here.
Hisense Sero 7 Pro
|Hisense Sero 7 Pro|
For those who have a tight budget for buying a tablet but would want one that performs well, then HisenseSero 7 Pro would be the best buy for you. You can enjoy a number of Android applications and a chunky part of the battery reserved for high end Android tablets without enduring a high prices.
Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet 2
Believed to be an amazing business tablet, the tablet has a slim and attractive black design with a screen which gives tough competition to more popular models in terms of beauty and size. It works on the Windows 8 and the Thinkpad allows on-the-go usage of Microsoft Office Suite with PowerPoint and Word. The handwriting recognition feature makes it fun to take notes and the optional keyboard makes it easy to type quick emails and notes. The battery life is quite impressive at 10 hours hence the tablet can easily get you through your commute to and from work and workday.
Barnes and Noble Nook HD
|Barnes and Noble Nook HD|
The company has had to struggle in recent times as bookstores are now surrendering to the movement of e-books. However, their tablet, the Nook HD is a viable preference available in the market. Available at an affordable price and with a massive collection of magazines, books and kid’s titles, it is great for reading books.
As part of the more expensive and bigger tablets available in the market, Microsoft Surface almost crosses over into the category of laptops as long as its design is the focal point. The battery life is not good because of the impressive display and large screen but for users who do not enjoy typing on touchscreens, this is a tablet for them. It comes with a fully removable keyboard cover that can be used as both a physical surfaces for typing and tablet case.
Sony Xperia Tablet Z
Sony Xperia Tablet Z
|Sony Xperia Tablet Z|
Even though in the world of tablets, Sony is not as popular as Samsung or Apple, their latest offering the Xperia Tablet Z has a slim and sleek design which is unique among tablets running on Android. Along with a fabulous display unit that gives tough competition to the iPad’s retina, strong processor, high quality battery and waterproofing, the Sony Xperia will be very impressive given the money you spend.
Google Nexus 10
|Google Nexus 10|
If Sony Xperia Z has the screen to challenge the iPad then the Google Nexus 10 has a display for beating it. Strong performance and unbeatable resolution because of the Jelly Bean Android OS are the strong points of the tablet. However, you should note the high quality front faced speaker and multiple user functionality that makes it more family friendly and communal that a regular tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
|Samsung Galaxy Note 8|
Easy usability and compact, the Galaxy Note 8 shortens the space between a smartphone and a tablet. Galaxy S4 smartphone users might also be comfortable with its interface. The S Pen provided is technologically advanced and makes the tablet a part of the best for creative types and note takers. The universal remote controlling function could prove to be an enjoyable accessory for TV users.
Google Nexus 7
|Google Nexus 7|
Much like the older sibling Nexus 10 but lesser in size, the Nexus 7 has a good screen display and friendly UI, a fast and powerful processor & a portable design, available at a lower price.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD
|Amazon Kindle Fire HD|
The biggest attraction for the Kindle is Amazon. Those users who are already synced up to the Amazon Prime can buy no better tablet than this one to fulfil their needs. The service offers store discounts and free delivery and also provides numerous TV programs and movies free to be streamed and they can be watched easily on a Kindle Fire. Moreover, the bookstore is unparalleled. Amazon started the e-book madness with the Kindle products and none can beat them there.
Apple iPad 4
|Apple iPad 4|
Top of currently available tablets by all standards almost, the Apple iPad is a benchmark for tablet quality. The tablet offers storage of 16GB, 32 GB, 65GB and 128GB. The iPhone app store has almost 3 lakh apps to boast about. The retina display ensures that the images are high definition and stunning to say the least. An e-book store as fine as Amazon and a number of accessories make the iPad the tablet to defeated. A smaller version of the tablet is also available, the iPad Mini.