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Which tablet should I buy? 5 of the best tablets

If you’ve found yourself asking “Which tablet should I buy?” then you can certainly be forgiven, given the number of choices out there at the moment. We keep hearing that 2012 is the year of the tablet, so which one should you go for? We’ve prepared a quick list of all the high-flying best tablets out there this year so you can decide for yourself.

1) Apple iPad 3 (AKA The new iPad)
Released: March 2012
Top features: Retina display, sleek design, extensive app collection, up to 64GB storage, super fast
Operating system: iOS
Price: from £399
Large range of iPad 3 cases available

iPad 3

2) Google Nexus 7 made by Asus
Released: July 2012
Top features: Affordable, slim and small, scratch-resistant screen, HD display
Operating system: Android
Price: from £159
Google Nexus 7 cases now available with more on the way very soon

Google Nexus 7

3) Microsoft Surface
Released: expected October 2012
Top Features: Micro SD card slot, keyboard/stand included, choice of 5 colours, 2 versions
Operating system: Windows RT & Windows 8 Pro
Price: Unknown

Microsoft Surface

4) Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
Released: August 2012
Top Features: 5 megapixel camera with flash, 2GB RAM, up to 64GB storage
Operating system: Android
Price: around £400

Galaxy Note 10.1

5) Amazon Kindle Fire
Released: November 2011 in US, expected in UK later this year
Top Features: 8 hours battery life for reading, 1 GHz dual-core processor, affordable
Operating system: Android
Price: US$199

Kindle Fire