How To Buy The Best Tablet During The Holidays

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    In this video, Steve Kidera from the Consumer Electronics Association, discusses the top tips for buying electronics during the holidays, including tablets.

    Steve Kidera: Everyone is wondering what the hottest gift will be this holiday season? One word, tablets. First, when buying that tablet for the person on your wish-list, you're going to want to take into consideration operating system. First with Apple, and their operating system on the iPad, they run their own system. Another operating system is Google and Android platform. You see this on a lot of smartphones, you're seeing this on a lot of different tablet devices. Next, you want to take in the consideration screen size. A lot of variations in screen size as well; you have tablets that are in 10, 11 inch screen size and tablets that are down in 5, 6, 7 inch.

    Finally is price point. This holiday season you are going to see a lot of great innovative tablets for under $200. Remember, when you're buying that tablet this holiday, to look at operating system, screen size and price. As you head to the store and get that perfect gift for the person on your wish-list, get them a tablet because chances are, they're going to want one.