Best upcoming tablets in 2011

The best tablets still to come in 2011, from the Sony Tablet S to the Huawei MediaPad

2011 has been a massive year for tablets, helped along by the debut of Apple's iPad 2. However despite the year fast approaching its end, there is still plenty of tablets to come in 2011: the most anticipated are Sony's late-arriving Tablet S and Tablet P duo, and Samsung's eagerly awaited Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 7.7.

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Sony Tablet P

Sony deserves credit for trying something different in a market full of devices that offer minimal distinguishing features. However, its Tablet P doesn't succeed due to an inconsistent user experience, mediocre battery life and a design that makes it uncomfortable to hold and use. This one is sadly best avoided.

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  • 30th March, 2012
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • Sony
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  • Pros:
  • Portable, compact design
  • Default Sony apps work well
  • Decent performance
  • Cons:
  • Completely inconsistent user experience
  • Large bezel and sharp edges
  • Poor battery life
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