iPad competitors: The top 20 to watch [UPDATED] | ZDNet
The Apple iPad has re-energized the market for tablet computers but it has gone nearly all of 2010 without a serious challenger. That’s changing. Here’s is my updated list of the top 20 upstarts that are taking aim at the iPad.
The best way to view this list is the companion slide show so that you can get a look at each of the tablets. Otherwise, you can get a quick summary in the list below. I’ve only featured tablets that have at least 7-inch screens and that have been officially announced (in most cases). The list also serves as a ranking. I’ve put the ones that are the most promising and the most likely to actually make it to market at the top of the list.
1. Samsung Galaxy Tab
Based on a similar design to the Samsung Galaxy S smartphones,…