(1) Acer Iconia Tab A500<br/> This 10.1in Android Honeycomb tablet is fast, enjoyable to use and has a great internet browser. The lack of dedicated Honeycomb apps is a problem, but these will increase fast. Not as light as the iPad 2, but manageable.<br/


When Apple launched the iPad it also created an all-new niche for tiny touch-screen computers. Here's our pick of the models on the market.