20 May '11, 2am

Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi - Zooming Past the Competition - Hardware Zone

Apple still retains its top position in the growing tablet market despite the barrage of Android tablets in 2010. Android tablets failed to make a dent in iPad sales due to the nature of the OS - it is not optimized to be used in tablets. Not many apps and widgets could work in Froyo, the Android OS that most tablets shipped with last year. There were scaling issues, making the apps and widgets looked out of place on the larger screens of tablets. The user experience was barely satisfactory and paled in comparison with Apple iOS. Google realized it was time to return to the drawing board, and redesigned the Android OS. The Motorola XOOM claims the honor for being the first tablet to ship with Honeycomb. When it was launched during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2011, the Motorola XOOM received much fanfare as it marked Google Android's first salvo against Apple's iPad...

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