Top 5 Tablets to Shop for the 2013 Holidays [Holiday Gift Guide]
December 19th, 2013 by Tech Staff
It's that time of the year where you have to run wild buying presents for the holidays. If someone in your family has requested a tablet, but didnt specify which one, we've narrowed some of the newest tablets this year. With a variety of prices and different features you can definitely take your pick from here. There are also alternatives to our main picks. Check out our Top 5 tablets for this holiday season.
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition:BUY IT: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition
- An alternative Note tablet is the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0. Many of the Note lines great features in a 8 inch screen.
Google Nexus 7BUY IT: Google Nexus 7 Tablet
- An alternative is the Dell Venue 8. Another small and affordable Android tablet.
Microsoft Surface 2Many might think that the Surface 2 isn't practical because it's Windows 8.1 RT. But the tablet has a lot to offer. For those Windows fans, the Surface 2 is a productive tablet due to the apps. With an RT version of Microsoft Office you can get more work done on the go. Unlike other tablets, the Surface 2 comes with a MicroSD slot and a USB 3.0 port for maximum use of accessories. The Surface 2 comes with a 3.5 megapixel front-facing camera and a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera. Full HD screen, long battery life and lightweight at 1.5 pounds the Surface 2 is great tablet option. Price: $449 for 32 GB version. BUY IT: Microsoft Surface 2 tablet
- For the full Windows experience, an alternative is the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 ($899)
Lenovo Yoga TabletBUY IT: The Lenovo Yoga Tablet $249+
iPad AirBUY IT: Apple iPad Air starting at $499
An alternative to the iPad Air is the new iPad Mini with Retina display. Light weight and smaller 7.9 inch screen.