In mid-December of last year, we presented you a list of the best tablets on the market. Two months in the mobile industry is little more that we write about two months of the Christmas season. Despite this, there are already some interesting news from this year's show in Las Vegas. Therefore – even before Mobile World Congress – decided to refresh our list of the most interesting or most powerful tablet with Android, iOS and Windows. As always, we look forward to your feedback and suggestions – please write in comments sure what zmienilibyście in our list and why.
Sony Xperia Tablet Z3 Compact
It is well optimized equipment, nice, waterproof, hellishly fast and reasonably priced; Sony once again shows that he takes to heart the majority of the comments users, trying to deliver to market the product in line with the expectations of the public. In short – we made it. Again. – Part manic reviews
Specifications: 8-inch display with a resolution of 1920 Triluminos x 1200 pixels, 4-core Snapdragon 801 clocked at 2.5 GHz, 3 GB RAM, 16/32 GB, battery with a capacity of 4500 mAh, Google Android 4.4 KitKat. Sony Xperia Tablet Z3 Compact is offering a compact tablet in which the dormant spore layers of power (not yet used 100%). This equipment does not have many disadvantages, and should mention the advantages of waterproof housing in which embedded front stereo speakers and rechargeable battery provides extremely long life on a single charge. Noteworthy is also the high culture of the system with an extensive Should not an add-on interface. The tablet was on our list because it is a unique device with Android on board – waterproof (still a rarity in this segment), minimalist and stylish design are just some of the advantages in favor of entering into possession of the Sony Xperia Tablet Z3 Compact. Even if the device is not cheap.
Apple iPad Air 2
Apple has shown the world the new iPad Air, and at the same time demonstrates that the first generation iPad lean it was only the beginning. With the second installment of Air'a get slimmer silhouette of the device and improved components. – Part manic reviews
Specifications: 9.7-inch display with a resolution Retina WUXGA (2048 x 1536 pixels), 3-core Apple A8X clocked at 1.5 GHz, 2 GB RAM, 16/64/128 GB battery with a capacity of 7430 mAh Apple iOS 8.1. Apple iPad Air 2 is one of the slimmest, most powerful and at the same time multimedia tablets on the market. The equipment leaves the competition far behind – not from today it is known that products with the Cupertino giant is a guarantee of stability of the highest level. Apple's approach is the art of creating without compromise – a well-optimized software, sensational selected components, and application-rich section of the supermarket. The second generation of Air is also a product made from high quality components (glass and aluminum), as well as biometric sensor. Apple products have never been cheap, but here we are paying for quality, long working hours on one battery charge, as well as the opportunities offered by iOS. Air is a complete equipment, almost devoid of serious defects, which can be used for the next few years.
NVIDIA Shield Tablet
Looks like a cross between a business tablet HTC console for geeks, SHIELD tablet device is undoubtedly unique. The uniqueness of this equipment, however, comes not only from the combination of components used, but rather from the shell program, which consists of an extensive set of useful applications and features. – Part manic reviews
Specifications: 8-inch display with a resolution IPS 1920 x 1200 pixels, 4-core Nvidia Tegra K1 clocked at 2.2 GHz, 2 GB RAM, 16/32 GB, battery with a capacity of 5200 mAh, Google Android 5.0 Lollipop. Tablet NVIDIA Shield is one of the best proposals for the players, and not only because of the used components, but also the experience of the manufacturer in the gaming industry (due to the graphics card) and advanced software, enabling you to run games with GRID servers or streaming gaming PCs. What tablet competition can do? Shield Tablet NVIDIA is the world's first tablet with shared software update to Android 5.0 Lollipop, which only confirms the strong commitment of the manufacturer, and also gives us the feeling that NVIDIA cares about the customer. It is worth mentioning that the tablet is equipped with a stylus and a dedicated drawing applications. His destiny is, above all, a mobile game, what will a dedicated controller.
Microsoft Surface 3 Pro
Specifications: 12-inch display with a resolution IPS 2160 X 1440 pixels, the Intel Core i7 fourth generation, up to 8 GB of RAM, 64/128/256/512 GB (SSD), rechargeable battery provides up to nine hours operation, Windows 8.1. Microsoft Surface 3 Pro is more than just a working tablet based on Windows 8.1. It is primarily an extremely powerful hybrid that through the use of Intel Core i7 fourth generation, successfully replace the laptop and work more attractive through the use of a dedicated stylus, touch screen and keyboard (this will also serve as a case). Surface 3 Pro is definitely one of the most efficient products on our list – equipment for real professionals and a good knowledge of your requirements. Microsoft's tablet is primarily a tool for work – we can take it to nature, and calmly put on his desk, knowing that we will not disappoint and will cope even with games. To purchase price could discourage other hand, which the Polish market (for the model with Intel Corei7-4650U) starts at around 10,000 gold – and for so much we can buy a really nice equipment for gamers or graphic designers.
Acer Aspire Switch 12
This characteristic of the device is equipped with a bezzatrzaskową, detachable magnetic keyboard, allowing you to use it in five different modes. Computing power provides the latest Intel Core M and Full HD matrix increases the versatility of this powerful notebook. – Part of the press release
Specifications: 12.5-inch display with a resolution IPS Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), dual-core (4-thread Intel Core M-5Y10a) clocked to 2.0GHz, 2GB RAM, 60 GB (SSD ), working hours to eight hours, Windows 8.1. The production of Taiwanese Acer Aspire Switch 12 looked at the Japanese competition – is one of those hybrid system of Microsoft, which will allow to work in as many as five modes. When you decide to purchase, the customer receives a universal product, with an unusual appearance, that will work as a larger tablet desktop, laptop, and even a "desktop", because it is possible to disconnect the keyboard from the total. His versatility Aspire Switch 12 from Acer is also due to a pretty good technical specification Aspire Switch 12 in the statement could not fail, because it is the only device of its kind, precisely because of the modes. Unless you speak to the said feature, you might convince low-power processor Intel Core family of M, as well as reasonable price, which starts from 2499, respectively. Taiwanese were firmly behind him in recent times, and therefore the quality of the workmanship and components used not to worry. It is worth noting that the new generation of Intel chips do not provide high-performance dedicated gaming PC, so it is not the equipment for players, and more for those who follow the latest trends.
Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro
Specifications: 13.3-inch display with a resolution of WQHD IPS (2560 x 1440 pixels), 4-core Intel Atom Z3745 clocked at 1.86 GHz, 2 GB RAM, 32 GB, battery with a capacity of 9000 mAh, Google Android 4.4 KitKat. Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro is a typical multimedia display offering an above average diagonal and resolution. The equipment will be perfect for smaller homes where you can not afford a big screen TV – is equipped with Pico pocket projectors, which projects an image the size of fifty inches. Efficient components ensure smooth operation of the system and allow to run almost every title available in Google Play. Built-in stand will allow the user to use the device in several modes. Yoga multimedia tablet 2 Pro also emphasize JBL front speakers with large chambers rezonacyjnymi and subwoofer, surround sound, as well as renowned Wolfson amplifier.
Click Toshiba Satellite Mini
Specifications: 8.9-inch IPS matrix WUXGA (1920 x 1200 pixels), 4-core Intel Atom Z3735F, 2 GB RAM, 5-megapixel sensor, a battery with a capacity of up to 16h, Windows 8.1. Toshiba Satellite Click Mini captivated me most of all compact size, as well as extremely long working hours on one battery charge. Equipment debuted at the fair in Las Vegas, and now begins to appear on the European market. Click Satellite Mini is a hybrid, so a combination tablet with a laptop (thanks to the dock). The hardware configuration is not a top-flight, but it will allow applications to work with the interface Modern. All these advantages make the Satellite Click Mini is the ideal solution for frequent travelers who do not have free space in your suitcase, and essential when traveling must write a report for the boss, or feel the need to relax while watching the movie.
Toshiba Portégé WT20
Specifications: 12.5-inch display with a resolution IPS FHD (1920 x 1080 pixels), Intel Core, M, 4 GB / 8 GB of RAM, a 5-megapixel main camera, the battery up to 8 hours, Windows 8.1. Even after the initial hearing with the technical specifications of Toshiba Portégé WT20 we know that we have to deal with the proposal likely to operate under the control of Microsoft's version of Windows 7 or Windows 8. Energy-efficient central unit belonging to the family of Intel Core M, combined with high-resolution display a perfect blend that will provide a long time on a single charge cycle (coming up to eight hours). Several variants of the configuration data store SSD, as well as dedicated digital pen are further advantages Toshiba Portégé WT20, which put the Japanese technological thought almost on a par with the proposal from the Redmond giant. It is also worth mentioning that the sale will also be available dedicated docking station that will transform the tablet into a full-fledged laptop (as evidenced by the dock connector), and thus extend the capabilities of the device.
Google Nexus 9
Specifications: 8.9-inch display with a resolution IPS 2048 x 1536 pixels, dual-core NVIDIA Tegra K1, 2 GB of RAM, 16/32 GB, battery with a capacity of 6700 mAh, Google Android 5.0 Lollipop. Nexus 9 is a proposal created in cooperation wyszukiwarkowego and Taiwanese giant HTC corporation. Tablet, the first in the world equipped with a 64-bit central processing unit from NVIDIA, which make full use of the potential of Google's Android, and the front speakers with the technology used by the BoomSound HTC HTC smartphones to provide an immersive listening experience. The tablet was on our list, because it is the only proposal with Android on board, which provides the user with a clean software from Google. It is no longer a guarantee of an update in the first place, but it provides faster operation and lower demand for memory in RAM.
Samsung Galaxy S Tab 8.4
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.4 S is not the first tablet Galaxy, who would like to have, but the first so great. The manufacturer tried to better fine-tuning of the chassis. Creaks and is extremely robust, and at the same time looks good. Technical specifications defends itself and I have nothing to complain about here. – Part manic reviews
Specifications: 8.4-inch display Super AMOLED with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels, 8-core Exynos 5420 (5 Octa) clocked at 1.9 GHz, 3 GB RAM, 16 GB, battery with a capacity of 4900 mAh, Google Android 4.4 KitKat. Samsung Galaxy S Tab 8.4 is one of the longest-awaited proposals for the South Korean company's range. Samsung had to wait for a tablet with a screen Super AMOLED almost three years after the debut of the first device. But the end result arouses positive emotions. Equipped with powerful components have appeared that despite the problems with the optimization of the system manufacturer (snares sporadic manifest in everyday use) are able to satisfy even the most demanding clients. Slim, stylish and lightweight design, weighing only 295 grams and a dedicated fingerprint reader built into the physical button on the front panel are further advantages in favor of the presence of S Galaxy Tab 8.4 on our list. Of course, not worse version presented with a screen diagonal of ten inches, which is similar to this proposal, there is also a version with high-speed data transmission in LTE.