Buyer’s Guide: Which Tablet Should You Cop?

Lifestyle

| April 30, 2013 - 3:36 pm

With more killer features and curves, tablets have evolved from pocket paperweights to necessities. Use this cheat sheet to find out which portable to power up

Google Nexus 7 | Starts at $199, play.google.com

Best for: Minimalists who prefer their gadgets slim and trim
Standout specs: With its rounded edges and logo-free torso, no one will know you only dropped two C-notes for it. The 7-inch screen is built for palm piloting.
Deal-breaker: Google’s inaugural tablet takes nearly a minute to boot up, plus its fuzzy 1-megapixel camera makes Instagram flexing tough.