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Pros and cons of HTC Flyer

The HTC Flyer is an interesting and largely successful attempt at a 7 inch Android tablet. HTC Flyer is considerably lighter than the iPad 2 and Motorola Xoom, but the 7inch screen also means that it’s smaller. The screens 1,024 x 600 resolution is lower than the iPads and Xoom’s too, but the smaller diagonal means that its pixel density is higher than both.

The HTC Flyer tablet features a 7-inch touchscreen display, 1.5 GHz processor, 5 MP camera, front facing camera and 3G connectivity. HTC Sense UI otherwise makes good use of the larger screen.

HTC Flyer run well enough, but while the Sense interface works smoothly, web pages are often a little sluggish to scroll and full-screen Flash video is rather jerky

HTC Flyer Features:

  • 5 megapixels rear-facing, 1.3 megapixels forward-facing
  • 1.5GHz single-core
  • 1GB Ram
  • 32GB internal Memory
  • Bluetooth: 3.0, Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n
  • Battery life (H264) 16h30m
  • Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread

Motorola Xoom Features

The Motorola Xoom is the first Android 3.0 tablet, the first really powerful tablet with a dual-core processor, and a sleek, 10.1-inch slate that is easy on the eyes.

It comes with 10.1-inch Android 3.0 Honeycomb, tablet sports an Nvidia Tegra 2 dual-core processor, uses a laptop-like 1280 x 800 resolution, and has two cameras: a 2-megapixel sensor in the front for video chat over Wi-Fi, 3G or 4G and a 5-megapixel rear camera for stills and 720p video recording. It has quality, performance tablet with a high resolution screen.
Xoom is a brilliant tablet, one that is incredibly flexible in terms of media you can put on the device.

Motorola Xoom Features:

  • 10.1-inch Android 3.0 Honeycomb
  • Nvidia Tegra 2 dual-core processor
  • 5-megapixel front camera and a 2-megapixel rear-facing camera
  • Wi-Fi, 3G or 4G
  • 32GB of local storage
  • 1GB of RAM,
  • 10-hours of battery life

LG Optimus Pad – Tablet

Electronics giants LG Optimus Pad come with a Tegra 2-powered Android 3.0 honeycomb tablet. LG has decided that its first Android tablet comes with 3D. The display of LG Optimus Pad is not 3D compatible. Instead, it is a standard 8.9-inch LCD capacitive touchscreen with a 15:9 aspect ratio and 1280 x 768 WXGA resolution. LG Optimus Pad will be powered by the dual-core Nvidia Tegra 2 processor.It will also feature three camera , one at the front and two at the rear for 3D effects. The tablet has dual-5MP cameras which work together to shoot 3D images and record 3D footage. LG Tablet will be powered by the huge 6,400mAh battery.

Lg tablet

LG Optimus Pad Features:

  • 8.9 inch, 3D-capable multi-touch display , 1280 x 768 pixels resolution
  • front-facing camera for video-calling, Dual rear cameras for 3D effects , dual LED flash
  • dual-core Nvidia Tegra 2 processor
  • 32GB of internal memory
  • High speed 3G HSPA connectivity, Wireless LAN Wi-Fi
  • Full-HD video playback
  • 3D games support
  • HDMI output
  • Bluetooth
  • 6,400mAh battery

Acer Iconia tab A100 Features

New Acer Iconia tab A100 running Android 3.0 Honeycomb which supports UMTS networks. The new Acer Iconia Tab A100 powered by dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor.

Acer Iconia Tab A100 is loaded with Flash 10.1 and Google Applications and supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HDMI and USB connectivity.Acer Iconia Tab A100 Android Tablet sports a 7-inch Multi-touch display with 1024×600 pixels screen resolution.

Acer Iconia Tab A100 Features :

  • Android 3.0 Honeycomb OS
  • It has Dual Core 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor
  • it has 7-inch multi touch screen display, 1024×600 pixels screen resolution
  • 5 Mega pixels Camera, 2MP secondary camera for video calling
  • Dolby Sound
  • One touch multimedia access
  • 8GB Internal memory+ 512MB RAM
  • 3G, HDMI, Wi-Fi, Bluetooh, USB data

Google Chromebook launched – a new laptop

Chromebook using Google’s Chrome operating system had been launched by Search-engine giant Google. Google Operating system is essentially a web browser that steers users to applications such as email and spreadsheets directly on the web. Chrome was designed specifically for laptops, whereas its Android platform was focused on smartphones and tablets.

Chromebook computers won’t need anti-virus software, firewalls, back-ups or even to install updates, and the device will boot in seconds.

This device looks like a laptop that has the cost of a laptop but can only run a web browser and web-based applications.

Pros of LG Thrill 4G

The LG Thrill 4G, is the first version that features a glasses-free 4.3 parallax barrier LCD display with 480×800 pixels. For 3D recording, the smartphone incorporates a dual-lens 5-megapixel camera on its back. A 4.3-inch 3D WVGA screen lets you view 3D content without requiring you to use glasses.

A brand new dual-core, dual-channel 1GHz TI OMAP4 processor and DDR2 RAM is driving the 3D machinery, a configuration that should naturally also make everything and shine brighter.

The blazing fast 1GHz dual-core TI OMAP4 chipset, and two 5MP cameras on the back that allow for stereoscopic stills and video capture. The frame rate is 30fps for 1080p Full HD in 2D mode, and 24fps for the 720p HD 3D video capture.
LG Thrill 4G comes with eight pre-installed applications making use of the 3D capabilities of the device including the 3D Gallery as well as a 3D Game and Apps portal.

The smartphone comes preloaded with 16GB memory. The LG Thrill 4G is based on the Android 2.2 platform. Additionally, the smartphone offers a 1500 mAh battery.