10 most intriguing tablets of 2012

From the inevitable iPad 3 to the mysterious Google Nexus tablet, here are the 10 tablets to watch in 2012.

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2. Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7

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    The Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7, featuring a 7.7-inch screen, is expected to hit the market in Feb. or March of this year. Samsung tablets have given iPads a run for their money.
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You have to admire Samsung. They are willing to try every tablet permutation. There’s already been a Galaxy Tab 7.0, 10.1, 8.9, and now a Galaxy Tab 7.7. Each number denotes the screen size.

At about half the size of an iPad, the Galaxy Tab 7.7 is more of a one-handed tablet. It has a Super AMOLED Plus display (that’s marketer-speak for a screen with vibrant, bright colors). And, of course, this Android tablet has access to Google’s ever-growing marketplace of apps.

Screen size: 7.7"

Connectivity: Wi-Fi, 4G

Price: $500+ (Expected)

Available: February or March 2012 (Expected)

The hook: Lean, mean, Android machine.

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