Thursday, May 05, 2011

Motorola Xoom vs Apple iPad: Which one will you buy?

There are already many companies in the tablet PC market and the number of companies is likely to increase in this competitive area later this year. So, it will be a very difficult for a customer to choose a tablet PC for his own.

Though there are many companies selling tablet PC, only a few could become popular in this field. iPad2 and Motorola Xoom are one of the two most popular tablet PCs among the people. Their attractive looks and high-tech features play the key roles of being popular device.

Before going to buy a tablet PC, customer should visit any online portal and give a look to Apple iPad and Motorola Xoom. It will help you to know the differences between them. By knowing the configurations, customer can come into the decision to find out the best option.

Customers may find many similarities and dissimilarities between these two tablets. One of the biggest differences is the camera. Compared to iPad, Motorola Xoom provides better and powerful camera in both rear and front side. Xoom has 5 mega pixel rear facing camera. It will help the user to capture good quality photo and record video while its 2 mega pixel front facing camera will be helpful for video chatting. On the other hand, iPad has 0.7 MP rear-facing camera and 0.3 MP front facing camera.

Both iPad and Xoom have divided the tablet PCs in three different variants based on memory such as 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB internal memory. However, Motorola allows user extend the memory via using micro SD memory card slot.

Motorola Xoom offers Wi-Fi only model. On the contrary to Xoom, iPad has Wi-Fi and 3G model.

No doubt, Motorola Xoom is an expensive tablet PC and hardly anyone can dare to spend such a huge amount of money for this. The good news is that one can buy Xoom in a cheap rate following some deals. All most all the major mobile phone carriers are giving contract deals for both these two tablet PCs.