Best tablets: Editor's choice (August 2011)

PC World's Editor's choice tablets are a rank of the top five tablets based on personal selection by the PC World Australia editorial team

Are you in the market for a new tablet? See what our expert reviewer's recommend with our editor's choice selections. These tablets are a rank of the top 5 models based on personal selection by the PC World Australia editorial team.

Our August editor's choice list is headed by the market leading Apple iPad 2, the current, undisputed king of tablets. We've found room for three Android "Honeycomb" tablets including the razor-thin Galaxy Tab 10.1, along with the 7in BlackBerry PlayBook. Despite its lack of native e-mail, the PlayBook's UI and compact size makes it a nice alternative to larger tablets.

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Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet

Lenovo's ThinkPad Tablet has a boring name, and appears to have a bland design that's targeted more to business and corporate users than consumers. However, its included digitiser pen and optional keyboard folio case are refreshing inclusions that at least attempt to offer something new.

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  • Manufacturer:
  • 21st July, 2011
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • Lenovo
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  • Price:
  • Pros:
  • Full-size USB port and SD card slot
  • Optional keyboard portfolio carry case
  • Digitiser pen for note-taking
  • Cons:
  • 14mm thick
  • Bland design
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