Gift Guide: Best Tablets

The iPad, Nexus 7 and more are the best tablets to buy this holiday season.
3:40 | 12/03/12

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Tis the season for holiday shopping to speak and spell. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Yes so I've been telling everyone the iPad is the best tablet to buy this season and I really mean that because the apps are the best out there are lots of other talents and come out. Apple's maintained the lead with the best apps out there -- -- also some of the best hardware there's the regular iPad iPad Retina Display starts at 499. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Google's really try to beat -- to the punch on a lot of this and these are some lower cost tablets from Google Google worked with some companies this is the Samsung nexus ten. Again to lower costs and then the ipads at 399 but also as a really high resolution screen -- -- nine for an united that -- for the exactly and then them anyone here this is the nexus seven starts at 199 so that's a really good deal. And again like I said the apps aren't going to be as good but this is really nice for reading watching movies on it actually use your holds. Real -- so little yeah this is little that -- the man the -- as many as well yeah exactly so is already sentenced me. Great and yet you don't need the huge bag -- huge. Case but it's raised the question to a lot of people about why do I need an. I'm so -- I get this question not about. And if you're gonna do it outside the screen on this is much better for reading outside but also indoors now this is. The Kindle paper white. At what's great about it you just figured it out it's got this right. So you can read it when your -- sleeping next to you you don't have to disturb them at the big LCD screen or -- -- but quite right the displayed on these things has really come a long way. A really -- -- -- page turns are faster it looks really nice and this is one of the nicest ways to actually read about and what what's the price and that's when. -- the Kindle actually start as low as 79 dollars and go all the way up 250 look at Sophia Kindle paper white the -- This is the Microsoft surface happily I've seen a lot of the ads for -- -- that the school click keeping with this keyboard. So the big thing here is productivity you're seeing it with this keyboard right here a lot of people -- I can do -- that work on the -- -- this is running windows eight. Swipe at him from there's this is windows eight it's got a whole new in your face here this is windows. But you can also go to your old desktop here and run windows Microsoft. Office PowerPoint all -- really bon app makes it very easy transfer back and forth between office home exactly and -- -- and really nicely. Very cool for 99 for the tablet a hundred dollars extra for the keyboards -- 95 underdogs you've basically got very portable laptop. It does it doesn't work as well as many laptops but it's definitely a very good in between isolation and a little bit -- toys well it definitely yes Atlanta earned all things packed -- happy holiday.

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