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For all the android tablet lovers, 2012 is packed with many surprises. The first among the launchers of android tablet in 2012 is going to be technology giant Intel. Intel representatives have revealed some tidbits about the release of Medfield Atom Android Tablet by their collaboration with Google and Honeycomb. The Medfield prototype android Honeycomb for now is being showcased along with a slideshow. Its performance appears to be outstanding and the design is very sleek and amazing having a lot of resemblance with BlackBerry Playbook tablet, said Lisa Zhou, PR manager of Ankaka.com.
Purchasing Android tablet computers might tend to be daunting because of the many offers available. Here are a few factors to consider to help you make a better purchase decision. Size The size of the WiFi or 3G tablet PC you purchase will determine how portable your device is. The smallest size is the 7 inch and the biggest size is the 10 inch. There are other medium sizes like the 8 inch and 9 inch slate PCs. Content Depending on what you would like to use your WiFi or 3G tablet PC for, you will find that the large screen Android tablet computers are better suited for watching movies, playing games, using apps and reading magazines and comic books. The 7 inch tablet PCs on the other hand are better suited for reading ebooks and going online because of their smaller screen and lighter weight. Android Versus Apple Tablet If you would like to be using your slate PC to browse flash websites, an Android tablet is a better choice. Android tablet computers also give you a wider choice in size and price range. Apple tablets despite being expensive are reliable and more durable. Wireless Support If you find yourself on the road often. A touch tablet PC with ever- present connection is more convenient. This is because it will save you from having to look for a hotspot or change SIM cards while you travel. Android tablet computers with support for 4G and 3G cellular networks would therefore be more preferable. However, if you do not require to be connected all the time. A Wi-Fi only model would do just fine and it will save you money because it is cheaper. Form The standard form of WiFi or 3G tablet PCs is the slate, which has a virtual keyboard although a physical one can be integrated via Bluetooth or by using a USB cable. A convertible tablet on the other hand has a pull out keyboard and although convenient tends to be bulky. Other less common forms of touch tablet PCs are the hybrid and booklets. Hybrids have a detachable keyboard allowing you to use the device as a slate. Booklets have two touchscreens and fold like a book. They can be used as a laptop by displaying content on one screen and a virtual keyboard on the other Battery Life Quality Android tablet computers give you more than eight hours of battery life with wireless enabled. A quality slate PC should also be able to surpass the manufacturer's battery life estimate by thirty minutes or so.
"Android Tablet Computers - Guide To Buying A Slate PC"