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Tablet Face-Off: Budget Models From Acer and Asus vs. Apple's iPad 2

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At a Glance

The iPad 2 remains a solid choice, thanks to its lower price and strong app choices.

Pros

  • Slimmer design with curved edges is easier to hold
  • Comparatively light at 1.3 pounds

Cons

  • Tediously slow to charge
  • Relies on PC link to iTunes for updates, backups
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