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Samsung Chromebook 3: Cheaper, more productive alternative to a tablet

This Chromebook is perfect for someone who wants a lightweight, portable tablet-like machine that has a keyboard.

Review: Dell XPS 10 Tablet (32GB, keyboard bundle)

Dell's clever Windows 8 RT convertible tablet delivers sensational run time from its dual batteries, but performance feels sluggish.

Review: Surface Pro is the world's best Windows tablet, but still can't close the deal

Surface Pro is a marked improvement over Surface RT, but the Windows 8 hybrid market is rapidly changing, so Microsoft's latest tablet may not be the device for you.

Acer Iconia W510 review: Wide-screen tablet with a clever dock

Acer's Atom-based Windows 8 tablet is great for video, if not books, and the docking station models are serviceable as netbook-sized laptops.

Best Products of 2012: Mobile

PCWorld's editors select the best mobile hardware and apps of 2012.

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The 100 Best Products of 2012

PCWorld's editors pinpoint the top tech products of 2012, in categories ranging from PCs to productivity software.

Today's best-performing tablets

We've seen about two dozen tablets in our labs over the past few months. Here are the best of the best on our benchmarks.

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Review: Fourth-generation iPad is faster, stronger, better

The fourth-generation iPad is the most powerful tablet Apple has shipped to date, providing screaming fast performance and graphics in the same 9.7-inch package.

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Review: Barnes & Noble Nook HD wows with stellar display

Barnes & Noble's latest 7-inch tablet, the Nook HD, packs a high-resolution display—and the results are a visual delight.

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Windows 8: The official review

The new operating system improves substantially on Windows 7, but Microsoft’s efforts to woo mobile-device users may leave traditional desktop PC owners feeling abandoned.

Review: Asus VivoTab RT has thoughtful design, but brings a mixed tablet experience

Asus' latest tablet is stylish and benefits from Microsoft Windows RT's strengths, but also trips up on some tablet basics.

Kindle Fire HD review: A big improvement from Amazon

Amazon's latest simplifies some aspects of using a tablet, but it falls short of the company's promise of being the best tablet at any price.

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Android Apps Versus iOS Apps

When it comes to mobile apps, the OS you're running them on can make a world of difference. Here are 10 apps that behave differently depending on whether you use them on Android or iOS.