With over 121 million tablets sold in the year 2013, the android operating system displayed the force of dominance for the first time against its bitter adversary, the iOS, which only managed to sell 70.4 million tablets this year. Without boring you with the remaining statistical data, here is our round off of the best android tablets that you can purchase with your hard earned cash.
#7 HP SlateBook x2
Another tablet powered by the Nvidia Tegra 4 chipset, the HP SlateBook X2 gives users a comfortable experience when they want to experience a fluid experience. Though the tablet is not without flaws, there are several other products out there that will force consumers to start pulling out hair from their scalp with the barrage of problems that they will face.
#6 Sony Xperia Tablet Z
Taking out all the performance components that were incorporated in to Sony Xperia’s Z line up of smartphone products and assimilated them on to the Xperia tablet Z, this unstoppable mobile device is your ticket to seemingly endless multi – tasking capabilities. Powered by a quad core clocked in at 1.5 GHz thanks to a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor as well as running with 2 GB of RAM, the 1920 x 1200 pixel display tablet will augment your experience thoroughly. (please note that the aforementioned specifications are the same ones present in the Google Nexus 7 2013. If you are looking for a cheaper solution, then the Nexus 7 2013 will be your next best bet)
#5 Asus Transformer Pad TF701
No introduction is needed when we have to bring the company name Asus in to the spotlight. Known notoriously for manufacturing ultra-durable and performance delivering components such as motherboards and graphic cards, the company’s Transformer Pad TF701 is filled with a myriad of specifications that will cater to your every needs. With a quad core 1.9 GHz Nvidia Tegra 4 processor and 2 GB RAM, the 2560 by 1600 pixel tablet makes it one of the most capable mobile machines available on the market. If you are in the search for a cheaper solution, then there are several substitutes that will fall within your comfort budget zone.
#4 Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4
Possessing the exact same specifications as the its older Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 sibling (except for the memory, which this tablet has 2 GB incorporated in to), The Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 is the perfect companion for those who feel that the above tablet is far too expensive to meet their budget level.
#3 Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
One of the most powerful android tablets available to the user, the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is considered to some as a tablet powerhouse. With its crisp 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution, coupled with a Snapdragon 800 processor and 3 GB of RAM, the user can experience fluid multi – tasking capabilities with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1.
Price: $549 – $599
#2 Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7
Though this tablet does not fit in the category of the android operating system, we thought that it would become the perfect addition to your tablet requirements because it offers you a wide range of features and best of all, it’s cost is completely parallel to the performance factor that you will be receiving once you make a mind to purchase it.
Price: $229 – $424
#1 Google Nexus 7 2013
With a 1920 x 1200 pixel display, quad core Snapdragon S4 processor with a frequency of 1.5 GHz, and 2 GB of RAM, the KitKat running tablet has proven to the mobile computing universe why the Nexus 7 is still one of the very best tablets out there on the market right now. Though there are still some issues revolving around the android operating system (which there always will be when operating systems are concerned), we are confident that Google will fix these encumbrances in the foreseeable future.
Price: $229 – $349
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