Top 5 most used tablets of 2016
It was Apple that changed the Tablet computer segment by releasing their first Apple Newton tablet in 1993, which had 6″ screen size weighing 800gms. After that, tablet computer shook the world with different models, features, and applications. The idea does not belong to Apple, in 1968, Alan Kay a computer scientist dreamed of making a flat-panel display unit with many user interfaces including WiFi that can provide all the features of a computer can provide. He named it as Dynabook targeting to help school children for their education.
In this article, we are discussing 5 top most used tablets of 2016, in terms of sales.
1 Apple iPad Air
Apple iPad Air is extremely slim, light and uses A7 fast processor than its previous model. It cannot read fingerprints or iris, but its slim size is the most outstanding feature as thickness is almost equal to the thickness of paper, make you believe that there is no hardware in the tablet. It looks like a magic computer and is paired intelligently with some of the best third party apps only available for iOS. As per recommended setting the iPad Air battery can last for 10 hours. This tablet has 5 Mega Pixel rear camera and 1.2 Mega Pixel front camera. The tablet is priced about US$ 499.00.
2 Asus Transformer Book T100TA (64GB)
It is fully functional hybrid tablet using Windows 8.1 and is priced about US$399.00. The tablet portion of the Transformer book has a screen size of 10.1 inches and has a resolution of 1,366×768. The tablet portion is equipped with a micro USB port and can be used for charging and as a regular USB port. The unit uses a 31WHr battery which can last for 11 hours and 20 minutes on normally recommended conditions.
3 Samsung Galaxy Tab S8.4
With superb features and economical pricing Samsung has marked its presence in the tablet market. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8.4 is beautifully designed, quick Android performance and the wonderful display is one the best tablets available in the market. Priced at $399, it truly justifies the pricing with its performance. The tablet is available in white and Titanium Bronze color. It has 16GB storage, 8MP rear camera and 1MP front camera with LED flash. The tablet supports Micro SD memory cards.
4 Microsoft Surface 3
Using the full version of Windows, Microsoft Surface 3 is a well-built tablet computer from Microsoft with 10 hours battery life. It is light weight and full HD display and support and touch and pen scribing. The tablet uses Atom x7 process for excellent performance. The 10.8 display is detachable, and bezel has a magnesium alloy construction with bare-metal finishing. The tablet section is equipped a USB 3.0 port, a mini display port, a micro USB charging port, headset jack and also micro SD card slot. The Microsoft Surface 3 is available for US$599.00.
5 Google Nexus 9
Google Nexus 9 is an Android tablet computer manufactured by HTC with 16GB marketing for US$ 399 and 32GB for US$ 479. The tablet uses 64-bit processor and runs on latest Lollipop software. The bezels are thick and robust. The tablet can seamlessly work for 6 hours but lacks quick recharging facilities.
The above listed are top 5 most used tablets of 2016. When asking for the best tablet computer, there are many factors to be considered. Some people are brand conscious, and some are performance conscious. But, as per the market reports as on today, iPad Air is considered as the best tablet computer. If people want to buy a tablet working on Android, then they have to go for some other brands. What really matters is in which platform they operate. Apple works on iOS, Google and Samsung on Android and Microsoft on Windows.