Tablet sales have been on a rise in the past two years with PC sales declining and the prediction is that tablets are going to replace PC in future. Even though in tablet sales there is only one leader, the Apple iPad, Android tablets are fast catching up. The advantage with Android tablets is that they come in different screen resolution and different manufacturers offering various features feature unlike iPad, but the problem with Android tablets is the lack of quality apps when compared to iPad. In 2012, Google also entered the tablet arena with Nexus tablets along with others like Samsung, ASUS, Amazon etc.
Now if you are looking to buy a new Android tablet, here are the best choices available for you.
1. Google Nexus 7:
Google Nexus 7 is first tablet from Google under the Nexus brand. It features 7-inch display with a 1280×800 resolution screen, an Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core processor, a choice of 16GB or 32GB of storage, and a 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera. The good thing about Google tablets is that it runs the latest Android OS, Jelly Bean 4.2. It also comes with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, and optional 3G and a battery that can give 10-hours of usage.
Another best aspect of Nexus 7 is its price, it starts from $199 and the best you can get at that price.
2. Google Nexus 10:
Nexus 10 is the newest tablet from Google. With the world’s highest resolution tablet display, all new multi-user support, immersive HD content and the best Google apps, makes it one of best Android tablets in 10 inch screen. Nexus 10 is the bigger brother of Nexus 7 with 10-inch screen with a 2560×1600 resolution display, a dual core ARM Cortex A15 processor and a quad core Mali T604 graphics processor.
The tablet is offered in 16GB or 32GB of storage options and sports a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera, a 1.9 megapixel front-facing camera. The prices starts from $399.
3. Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1:
Galaxy Note 10.1 is Samsung’s flagship tablet with high end specs and features. It also comes with a 10.1-inch screen with a 1280×800 resolution display, a 1.4GHz Exynos quad core processor offering 16GB, 32GB or 64GB of storage and a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera, a 1.9 megapixel front-facing camera. The tablet also comes with a stylus called the S Pen which can be used on various applications.
The tablet price starts at $499.
4. Amazon Kindle Fire HD:
Kindle Fire HD is an 8.9-inch tablet with a 1920×1200 resolution and a 1080p (HD) display with in-plane switching, Advanced True Wide (ATW) polarizing filter, and 10-point multi-touch support. It is powered by dual-core 1.5GHz OMAP4 4470 processor which comes with 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB and also support for 4G LTE. The prices for this tablet starts from $299.
5. Asus Transformer Pad Infinity:
Asus is offering Android tablets in various specifications and one of the best is Asus Transformer Pad Infinity which sports a 1920 × 1200 resolution Full HD screen, SonicMaster audio technology, Super IPS+ Panel and the most powerful NVIDIA Tegra 3 Quad-core CPU running @1.6 GHz. It also can play 1080p HD videos. The 8MP rear auto-focus camera with LED flash clearly captures photos while the 2MP front camera allows for easy video-chat. It also comes with a full fledged tying keyboard.
It also comes with 32/64GB storage along with 8GB of ASUS WebStorage for life. The prices for the tablet starts at $480.
Android tablets are increasing in popularity and we have choices in different screen sizes along with the best hardware and specifications.