An article posted on Pcworld.com discussed the newest iPad competitor, this device is a tough screen tablet produced by Samsung called the Galaxy Tab. This product was designed by Samsung with the flaws of the iPad in mind. This means that the Samsung option will include Flash support, the ability to video conference and an internal camera. However, the camera is only 1.3MP and this means it is about half of the quality that you find on a standard cellular phone camera currently. Still though, the camera is an advantage that this Samsung device offers over the Apple iPad. This Samsung device will run on the Android operating system and this means you will have access to applications that you currently run on a cellular phone with the same operating system. It is expected that many more applications will be developed for this operating system in the near future, this will also offer variety of applications that you can unable to find on the iPad currently. The Samsung device will also be much lighter than the Apple iPad, about half of the weight and the screen is almost three inches smaller.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab is a light and small alternative to the iPad, this means that it may be the portable solution that you are looking for. It is much larger than a standard smartphone and still smaller than the iPad. There are also many disadvantages to buying this device over the Apple iPad. The iPad uses the A4 chip that was developed by Apple in order to provide speedy when using the iPad. The iOS operating system works flawlessly with the iPad and this helps to avoid lag and lack of responsiveness with the tough screen. The chip gives you a smooth performance that you may enjoy when using the Apple device. Additionally, the iPad uses IPS technology, this allows you to see the screen perfectly from any angle. This is important if you are watching movies with friends or looking at pictures from a distance. Only the Apple iPad will sync will all of the music and applications that you currently have on iTunes. This means that the Apple iPad is your only choice if you enjoy the applications available for the iPhone or iPod touch. The iPad screen is 9.7 inches and this gives you a larger amount of space to enjoy media. Colors will appear richer on the iPad and the Samsung tablet may retail for $1000 until the $500 iPad price.