DEFINITION OF TABLET AND WHAT YOU CAN DO
A tablet is a portable device that is normally operated by touchscreen interface. It
allows you get quick access to the internet wirelessly and quick.
Now days laptops/computer are not really needed as much because a tablet can do
nearly everything a laptops/computer can do.
You can surf the browser, play games, get apps, listen to music and watch videos.
CHEAPEST TABLET ‘THE AAKASH 2’ PRODUCED IN
Costs 2 263 rupees which is about £26 and $40, but isn’t yet available to buy in the
UK and the US.
Operates on android software ( Ice-cream Sandwich)
Has a 1Ghz speed
3 hours battery life
THE AAKASH 2 ALSO KNOWN AS THE
The display offers an 800x480-pixel resolution runs a modified version of Android
4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich which has in-built educational apps and games. This
tablet is ideal for children who wants to play small games such as Angry Birds.
The Aakash 2 is one of the cheaper tablets out in the market, but isn’t available to
purchase in stores.
‘INYE’ TABLET PRODUCED IN NIGERIA
I/O: USB, micro USB, SD card slot (up to 32Gb),
3.5mm sound jack
OS: Android 4.0
Battery: 5hrs of music, video and web browsing
Storage: 8Gb internal, 16Gb in the box
Download apps and games from:
Starting price from £130
Dimensions: 198.5 x 120 x 10.5 mm
LED backlit LCD touchscreen
3.5 mm jack
1.2 front camera
No rear camera
HD video recording 720p
Android OS V4.01 Jelly Bean
NVidia Tegra 3
Quad-core 1.3 GHz
Li-lon 4325 mAh
Talk time 10hrs
ASUS ‘NEXUS 7’ PRODUCED BY GOOGLE
This tablet is best used for web browsing and social media apps such as Facebook
and Twitter. The dual core processor enable users to go on big sites in seconds.
It is currently the sharpest 7 inch screen display which is available. With this 3d
games run off this tablet like a dream.
Google’s Nexus 7 runs off an android OS. The OS that the tablet is currently on is 4.2
Jelly Bean, which is androids latest operating system.
‘IPAD 3’ PRODUCED BY APPLE
Starting price from £399
Dimension: 241.2 x 185.7 x 9.4 mm
LED backlight touchscreen 1536 x 2048 pixels, 9.7 inches
Sctratch resistance layed screen
3.5 mm jack
5 MP back camera
Full HD video recording
VGA front camera
iOS 5.1 upgradable to iOS 6
Stand-by Up to 720 h
Talk time Up to 10 h
The iPad is the easiest tablet to use so far. This is mainly because of the operating
system is simple to use.
Starting price from £129
7" multi-touch colour display
189 mm x 120 mm x 11.5 mm
Ready to use right out of the box
8 GB internal memory, approximately 5.5GB available for user
Up to 9 hours
Fully charges in 3 hours via the Kindle PowerFast charging
accessory, Charges in approximately 11.5 hours from your
computer via the included USB charging cable
3.5 mm stereo jack and integrated stereo speakers
KINDLE FIRE HD
The display on this is ideal for reading in the dark and in the light. The HD definition is
also suitable for playing high definition games and launching big apps.
There is also parental features to make the Kindle more friendly to children. This is
The device is powered by Amazon’s latest OS 3.0 ‘Mojito’. This OS maximises the
Kindle’s performance which responses rapidly.
SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB 2 GT-P5110
Starting price £238.00
1 GhZ dual-core processor
4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
1 GB ram
Screen resolution: 1280x800
3mp camera and VGA front camera
0.558 kg weight
Dimensions 256.7 x 175.3 x 9.7 mm
Adobe flash supported
Download apps and games from play store
This is currently the latest OS for Apple devices. It is a stable operating system which
supports many of their devices.
iOS 6 was released worldwide on 19th September 2012.
On this update Google Maps and YouTube were deleted from the OS, however a more
newer and updated version is available to download from the App Store.
This newer OS is more stable and runs a lot faster than the previous iOS 5.
JELLY BEAN 4.2
This new update enables more customisation and supports the tablet to be capable
with multiple accounts.
This improved the multitasking and performance throughout the OS.