The Bottom Line: If you want the full, polished Apple tablet experience in a smaller package, the iPad Mini is worth the premium price. Otherwise, good alternatives are available for less money. Read review
Specs: 7.9 in, TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS, Apple A5, Bluetooth 4.0, 5.3 in x 0.28 in x 7.87 in, 0.68 lbs
The Bottom Line: The latest iPad adds several tweaks and improvements to secure its position at the top of the tablet heap. It's better all around, but third-gen owners need not apply. Read review
Specs: 9.7 in, TFT active matrix - LED backlight - Yes, Apple iOS, Apple A6X, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, Bluetooth 4.0, 7.31 in x 0.37 in x 9.5 in, 1.44 lbs
The Bottom Line: The Galaxy Tab is a beautiful product with features that will make iPad owners envious, but its in-between size and possible carrier commitments hold it back from broad appeal. Read review
Specs: 7 in TFT active matrix - Yes, Android 2.2, 512 MB, Samsung S5PC110 1 GHz, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth 3.0, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, 7.5 in x 0.5 in x 4.7 in, 13.4 oz
The Bottom Line: The HTC Evo View 4G puts a new spin on the 7-inch Android tablet, but its high price and smartphone-style OS are a tough sell next to its bigger, cheaper Honeycomb kin. Read review
Specs: 7 in TFT active matrix, Android, 1 GB, 1.5 GHz, Bluetooth, IEEE 802.11
The Bottom Line: Despite some useful features, the Xoom's high price and bulky design make it a less than desirable tablet offering. Read review
Specs: 10.1 in TFT active matrix, Android 3.0 Honeycomb, 1 GB, NVidia Tegra 2 1 GHz, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1, 6.6 in x 0.5 in x 9.8 in, 1.6 oz
Specs: 7.0 in TFT active matrix, 1 GB, 1 GHz, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, 7.6 in x 0.4 in x 5.1 in, 0.9 lbs
Specs: 10.1 in TFT active matrix, Android 3.1 Honeycomb, 1 GB, NVidia Tegra 2 1.66 GHz, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1, 6.71 in x 0.43 in x 9.69 in, 1.32 lbs
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