Top ten 10-inch tablets
Know Your Mobile brings you the list of top 10 tablets that pack in a big 10-inch display and slew of exciting features
The Indian consumers have been spoilt for choices when it comes to tablets. Available in various sizes - 5 inch, 7 inch and 10 inch, the tablets have made their way to our homes and hearts. While different tablet sizes cater to specific needs, in this article we will focus on the top 10, 10-inch tablets that make for a perfect choice for those who love a big screen - to watch movies, videos and more.
Our top 10 picks include:
1. Apple iPad2: Successor to the popular iPad, Apple iPad 2 comes equipped with dual core A5 chipset and iOS5 and iCloud. The device is 3G enabled and supports Wi-Fi and multi touch. Sporting two cameras, the iPad 2 is a thinner and lighter version of its older sibling. The best price for a 64GB Apple iPad 2 model is Rs. 39,500.
2. Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet: Lenovo Thinkpad is a 10.1-inch tablet with HD multitouch display with pen input. Powered by NVIDIA Tegra 2, tablet runs on Android 3.1 OS and packs in a dual core 1GHz processor. It has a 8 hours of battery life and is Wi-Fi enabled. The best price for this device is Rs. 29,500 for 16GB device.
3. Samsung Galaxy Tab 750: Samsung Galaxy Tab 750 is a 10-inch tablet that runs on Android Honeycomb OS. It is a 3G tablet, which is equipped with dual cameras - a 3-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front camera. The price of this tablet is Rs. 33,999.
4. Acer Iconia Tab A 500: Acer Iconia Tab is a 10-inch tablet which is powered with NVIDIA Tegra 2. Running under the hood of the device is a 1GHz processor. The Android Honeycomb operated tablet sports Wi-Fi connectivity and is 3G enabled. From the connectivity options, it comes with a USB and microSD card slot. The price of this tablet is Rs. 28,999.
5. MagicTile Marathon: MagicTile Marathon is manufactured by a Bangalore based EAFT company. It is a 10-inch tablet which has LCD capacitive touch display that supports 1024 x 600 pixel resolution. Running on Android 2.2 OS this 3G enabled supports 1.3-megapixel camera and is priced at Rs. 26,990.
6. Asus Eee Pad Transformer: Asus Eee Pad Transformer is a 10.1-inch tablet with LED Backlight WXGA screen. It is powered with NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor and has a 1GB memory. The tablet comes with dual cameras, a 5-megapixel rear and 1.2 megapixel front. The price of this tab is $440.
7. Toshiba Thrive: At 10.1-inch, Thrive is a bulky tablet. It runs on Android Honeycomb 3.1 OS and is equipped with mini USB, full size HDMI support and micro SD card slot. Priced at Rs 22,000 approx, the tablet comes with dual cameras, 5-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front camera.
8. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1: The name itself identifies that it is a 10.1 inch tablet. Equipped with a 1GHz dual core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, A-GPS, and dual cameras (a 3-megapixel rear with autofocus and 2-megapixel front facing camera), Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 runs on Android and supports Adobe flash.
9. Motorola Xoom: Motorola Xoom is a 10.1-inch tablet that runs on Android 3.1 Honeycomb OS. The tab is powered with 1GHz dual core processor. It has two cameras, 5-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel web cam. It supports GPS and Wi-Fi. The price of this tablet is Rs. 33,000 approx.
10. Creative Ziio: Creative Ziio comes in 8GB and 16 GB models. The price for the 16GB is Rs. 13,000. Sporting a 10-inch TFT resistive touch display with 1024 x 660 pixels resolution, Creative Ziio runs on Android 2.2 OS and comes with Bluetooth 2.1 and micro SD card slot which can be expand to 32GB.