Motorla’s Xoom tablet is the first tablet to ship running Google’s tablet-optimized Android 3.0, a.k.a. Honeycomb. The tablet sports a dual-core 1GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, and 32GB of on-board user memory. However, we've found it not quite as iimpressive as anticipated.

At a Glance
  • The first Honeycomb tablet remains a solid choice in large part due to its strong overall performance and complement of ports. But newer models are lighter.

    Pros

    • HDMI-mini output
    • Runs Android 3.0 for smoother tablet OS experience
    • Good performance
    • MicroSD Card slot allows additional storage
    • Solid design

    Cons

    • New OS has a few stability issues
    • Images don't render properly in Gallery viewer
    • Expensive
    • Heavy, at 1.6 pounds
    • Middling display
    • Video looked blocky
  
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