Transcript of "Tablet PC Android OS: Is It Really Free?"
Tablet PC Android OS: Is It Really Free?Tablet Android OS is not only ‘free’ software but offers x times more features thaniOS. Learn more on how the ‘free to use software’ brings sophisticated choices. Learnmore on this here.... Tablet PCs running on Android OS are garnering a major segment of the Tablet market. Despite great releases by competing OS, every brand of Tablets running on the open source Android OS are making the most sales. This implication for you as a tech-device seller is that Android OS market is where you need to move your business to. Android Phone vs Android Tablet Within the segment of Android OS-based devices, you have several niches and two main contenders here are Android Phones and Android Tablets. Again, if you have been following market trends, discussion forums or tech leaders you as a communication devices seller would now be able to identify that there is soon going to be a cleavage between the over-sized Smart Phone and the multi-tasking Android Tablet PC. Wholesale Android Tablets / Android Phones From ChinaAndroid Tablets have already taken off to a rocketing start given their inherent characteristics of OpenSource software, use of multiple-vendor-hardware and fundamental features of a good performingdevice-connectivity, security, battery-life and affordable pricing.First advantage with Android OS Tablets-its freeThe advantage with software that is developed in Open Source format is that it is free and everyone canuse it. Linux, Ubuntu, Fedora are the various names of software in which such Free Open SourceSoftware can be developed. Secondly, anybody can use it, make changes to it and share it again withthe user community. In the case of Android OS (the source code or software to run tablet, phone or anyother device) the free source code though developed by Google is free to use by anybody. This is notthe case with iOS or the Operating System used Apple to develop its suite of devices like the iPhone,iPad or the iPod. The iOS is a proprietary software which is secretly guarded by Apple and not free foranybody else to use.The Android OS though belonging to Google is free for every other manufacturer etc., to use in theirown products, make changes to it etc. The result is manufacturers do not pay for the OS but still have
cutting-edge, superior OS to put on the China Tablets they manufacture. This is one of main reasons forthe low prices of China tablets.Second Advantage with Android OS Tablets- Affordable h/w, s/w and enriched featuresAndroid OS can be built to be compatible with hardware components available in the market.Therefore, Chinese manufacturers are able to build their Android tablets around inexpensive hardware.Here again some of the makers use branded hardware, in which case, these become the high-valuetablets but, yet, less expensive than the branded tablets.Besides, the Android OS is fully enabled for the entire Google suite such as Gmail, Skype, GoogleMaps etc., thereby every tablet made using this OS will come pre-installed with the Google family.Advantage China tablets.Third Advantage with selling Android OS Tablets-its legalTherefore, it is not-illegal to buy and sell Android OS made Tablets as the inherent licensing of thesoftware allows this. This is not the case with iOS and selling or buying outside of Apple stores couldsometimes be a high-risk investment. Android Tablets sourced from Chinese Suppliers gain as followsSellers can offer their discerning buyers two value systems of Tablets, one inexpensive averageperforming devices and the second variety, which are high value and display a performance thatsometimes surpasses the branded Tablets such as Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy in the pricedepartment as well.Android tablet pc Sellers look here for latest versions, models before youstock up, visit Chinavasion or paste this link into your browser:http://www.chinavasion.com/android/