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    Are Android tablets different than Android phones?

    Are Android tablets different than Android phones?
    I have a Galaxy S2 and I'm thinking of getting a tablet, should i get a Galaxy tab?
    Or should i pick up the new ipad because i already have an Android phone?


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    Well, for the most part an android tablet is the same as a phone, except for the making calls part. It depends on which operating system you get, probably have 2.3 on your phone, while most tablets will have 3.x or 4.x. Still very similar, and going from the phone to an android tablet will be pretty easy. I would suggest going to a Best Buy, or some store like that, and actually trying out a few tablets, android and ipad. Having them in hand is different than looking at them on a website, obviously. Depending on what you plan on using it for, you can probably get an android tablet for less than the ipad, with more connectivity and expandability. That's just my opinion, though, I like android.
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    ... of course if you already have an Android phone, and have paid for some apps - you should be able to download them onto your tablet at no additional cost (assuming they are compatible... most are).

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    Not too much different in my opinion.

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    There is not much difference in them. They have different basics but yeah their concepts are almost similar. Tablets are there to remove laptops and PC's, While phones are used for its regular purposes only. It is almost similar to use Tablet and phone.
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    about the same but if you want a tab heres one that will last the archos 101 g9 or the archos 80 g9
    heres the link for both
    ARCHOS

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    Display characteristics • 10.1”: 1280 x 800
    Application Framework • Android
    Processor • Standard version: OMAP™ 4 smart multi-core ARM CORTEX A9 at 1GHz.
    • Turbo version: OMAP™ 4 smart multi-core ARM CORTEX A9 from 1.2GHz to 1.5GHz (at start of 2012).
    • 3D OpenGL (ES 2.0)
    Capacity • Flash Memory: 8 or 16GB* + microSD Slot (SDHC compatible)
    • HDD memory: 250GB*
    Video Playback1 • MPEG-4 HD (up to 1080p)
    • MPEG-42 (ASP@L5 AVI, up to DVD resolution)
    • H.264 HD (HP@L4.2, up to 1080p@30 fps and 1080i/720p@60 fps)

    With optional plug-in:
    • Cinema: MPEG2 (up to DVD resolution MP/D1)
    With the above codecs, the device can play video files with the following extensions: AVI, MP4, MOV, 3GP, MPG, PS, TS, VOB, MKV, FLV, RM, RMVB, ASF
    Audio Playback1 • MP3
    • WAV (PCM/ADPCM)
    • AAC3, AAC+ 5.13
    • OGG Vorbis
    • FLAC

    With optional software plug-in:
    • AC3 5.1
    Photo viewer4 • JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF
    Subtitles • .srt, .ssa, .smi, .sub formats supported
    Webcam • 720p front camera with 720p encoding
    Interfaces • USB slave: Mobile Transfer Protocol (MTP)
    • USB host: Mass Storage Class (MSC) (Micro USB/USB Host cable sold separately)
    • microSD (SDHC compatible)
    • HDMI output6 (Mini HDMI / HDMI cable sold separately)
    Communication protocols • WiFi (802.11 b/g/n)
    • Bluetooth 2.1+ EDR
    Miscellaneous • Built-in GPS
    • Built-in speakers
    • G-sensor
    • Compass
    • Built-in kick stand
    • Built-in Microphone
    Power source • Internal: Lithium Polymer battery
    • External: Power adapter/charger
    Dimensions & weight • Flash series: 276 mm x 167 mm x 12.6 mm (10.86 x 6.59 x 0.50 inch) - 649g (23.8 oz)
    • Hard Drive series: 276 mm x 167 mm x 15.6 mm (10.86 x 6.59 x 0.61 inch) - 755g (27.7 oz)
    Battery life • Music playback time7: up to 36 hrs
    • Video playback time7: up to 7 hrs
    • Internet navigation time 7: up to 10 hrs
    Scalability7 • Device automatically downloads latest firmware updates when the WiFi connection is activated
    • Updates can also be downloaded at ARCHOS
    Minimum system requirements • Microsoft® Windows® 7, Vista, XP or higher
    • Mac OS. X with Android Transfer Files application (not included)
    • Linux with android MTP tool (not included)
    • USB 2.0 interface

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