It is difficult to choose the best among array of tablets. To make it easy for our readers to select the apt gadget based on their needs and budget, we bring an exhaustive guide to help them invest in the right model.
In the last 5 years tablets have gained immense popularity.
During early 2010 when Apple introduced the iPad, no one knew that these handy gadgets would totally change the tech market scenario.
Over the years, many key players have showcased various models with contemporary features at alluring prices. However, choosing the best tablet is a tedious task and requires detailed domain know-how. We bring for our readers an exhaustive guide to buying a tablet.
1). Determine the Need of the Tablet:
Before buying a tablet one must ascertain the need and the purpose for buying the gadget. Is it for watching movies and gaming or for surfing the internet? The answers to these questions help in deciding the features of the tablet.
2). Ascertain the Budget:
There is an overwhelming variety of tablets available in the market today to the suit the budgets of all. However, apart from the basic cost of the tablet one may have to invest in accessories, as well as, a monthly internet plan, which is a recurring expense. Hence, it is best to decide on a budget and buy the gadget as per the affordability.
3). Choose the Operating System:
With iPads from Apple and Androids & Windows OS from various ace manufacturers, including Samsung, Acer, Amazon, and more, there is an enticing range of tablets available in the market. For those who wish to use the tablet for professional purpose, such as, working on documents and spreadsheets, Windows & Android OS will serve the purpose. iPads are best for gaming and media playback, though some of the Androids are giving tough competition to the products from Apple.
4). Comparing the Features:
After deciding on the OS, it is crucial to compare the other features of a tablet, including availability of Wi-Fi network connectivity, 3G or 4G connectivity, storage space (whether 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, or more),camera options, add-on accessories, battery life and more.
5). Appearance and Size of the Tablet:
Last but not the least, is the tablet size & appearance, including its color, weight, and design. One needs to choose a tablet depending on its usage. For regular use one may opt for a big screen, while for those out on the field may require a small-sized one which easily fits in the pocket. Again, one may buy a sturdy tablet if children would use it or a sleek & delicate one if only adults are handling it.
Like all other gadgets, buying a tablet also depends on one’s personal preference and requirement. Hence, it is advisable to do a proper research before finalizing it and if possible to check the user reviews on the internet.
Next time when you plan to buy a tablet, consider our tips and we hope that these would help you to make the right choice!