What kind of tablet do you want for Christmas?

The end of the year is just around the corner, preceded by Catholic and Protestant Christmas. Millions of people around the world are waiting for this holiday and hope to receive a brand new gadget as a gift. And manufacturers of electronic devices are trying to surprise their fans and convince them to choose their new product. Let's see how the world brands decided to impress us this year.

The Japanese corporation Sony has unveiled its brand new eight-inch Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact. The developers position it as one of the lightest and thinnest devices on the market. With a thickness of 6.4 mm, the gadget weighs only 270 grams. Although other manufacturers such as Apple, Dell or Hisense also boast compact models, the Japanese novelty has its own characteristics.

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

Traditionally, for Sony, the tablet is dust and moisture resistant. With it, you can safely dive under water to a shallow depth for up to 30 minutes. In this case, the device also has an impressive power "iron". It is based on a Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor (4 * 2.5 GHz) from Qualcomm, the Adreno 330 video processor from the same developer company is responsible for the image quality, three gigabytes of RAM, and 16/32 GB of built-in memory, depending on the model chosen. The tablet is equipped with two cameras: the main one at 8, 1 MP and the front one at 2, 2 MP. "Compact" runs on the Android 4.4.4 operating system. Another interesting detail is the ability to use this model in conjunction with the PlayStation 4. The tablet will act as a gamepad.

The next novelty, which will certainly be presented to many at Christmas, is the new flagship from Google. This time, for Android developers, the tablet was assembled by Taiwanese from HTC. And at first glance, their tablet came out excellent.

Nexus 9

The Nexus 9 is the first tablet to run Android 5. It has an 8.9 '' display with a high resolution of 2048 * 1536 pixels (4: 3 ratio). IPS screen matrix. It is protected by Gorilla Glass 3. The body of the device is metal, the back cover is soft-touch. The heart of this model is a powerful 64-bit NVIDIA Tegra K1 chip, 2 GB of RAM, permanent memory - 16 or 32 GB at the buyer's choice. As with all Nexuses, there is no memory card support, unfortunately. But the developers tried to squeeze a powerful 6700 mAh battery into the case. They promise that it will be enough for more than 9 hours of continuous work. Users will be offered two versions of this tablet: one with only Wi-Fi / Bluetooth / NFC, the other with an additional cellular module. The manufacturer has not forgotten about the camera either. There are two of them in the tablet: the main one (8 MP) and the front one for video calls (2 MP). Google also decided to make fans happy and offers a branded case with a comfortable keyboard and a magnetic mount for this tablet.

Well, the last novelty for today that we would like to offer you will be a new tablet from the Chinese company Lenovo. The model is called Lenovo Yoga Tablet. This is not even one tablet, but a small ruler. 8 and 10 inch devices for Android and Windows. All of them have similar characteristics, and apart from the difference in display sizes and software, they differ in battery capacities - 6400 mAh for the smaller model and 9600 mAh for the larger one. There are models with 16 GB of permanent memory and 32 GB. Lenovo decided to reach the maximum audience of mobile devices.

Lenovo Yoga Tablet

There is still enough time left before Christmas to take a closer look at the listed devices, and, perhaps, find tablets that are more suitable for you and choose them. The price of a new tablet in Moscow fluctuates depending on the dollar exchange rate, it is important to remember this. Also, do not forget that the gift should be from the heart and intended exactly for the person to whom you are giving it!