October 2006 Most Popular Tablet PC Models – What’s Your Favorite?

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Over the last month, the battle of the "most popular" Tablet PCs gets brutal. October has boosted the HP TC4400 to the #1 "most popular" Tablet PC. Some upper rank domination by Toshiba continues, however the popular current "three" models (the Toshiba R20 / R25, Toshiba Portege M400 and Toshiba Tecra M7) have been split up by the Fujitsu LifeBook T4210! Also for the first time ever, we have an unreleased model jump into the ranks. Have you guessed it? The highly-anticipated IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X60 has landed at #10, knocking the Acer TravelMate C310 off the list!

Listed here are the top ten "most popular" Tablet PCs for the month of October based on your input on TabletPCReviewSpot.com. You can check out the full list of the TabletPCReview.com "most popular" tablets here. You can also view the most popular Tablet PC’s list from CNET.com here.


HP TC4400 (previously #3)

The HP TC4200 is one of the sturdiest and well-built Tablet PCs on the market. In addition to its powerful processor and fast hard drive, the TC4200 looks sharp and professional for the user who wants to "dress to impress".
HP TC4400 ReviewsHP TC4400 Opinions


Toshiba R20 / R25 (previously #1)

The Satellite R20 Series lets you sample the fully-functional computing of a Tablet PC that rivals your desktop. At an entry level price point, enjoy the flexibility and versatility to go and work on site with a pen.
Toshiba R20 / R25 Reviews / Toshiba R20 / R25 Opinions


Fujitsu LifeBook T4210 (previously #8)

Groundbreaking performance. Cutting-edge technology. The LifeBook T4210 Tablet PC with Intel Core Duo Processor combines the functionality of a notebook with the convenience of a tablet. The industry-first LCD hinge lets you swivel the display in either direction. The brilliant display provides 160 + viewing angle and the modular bay supports an optical drive or second battery.
 Fujitsu LifeBook T4210 Reviews / Fujitsu LifeBook T4210 Opinions

Toshiba Portege M400 (previously #2)

The Portege M400 is the first Tablet PC released with Intel Core Duo technology. This tiny powerhouse is easy to carry and delivers on battery life. Take a glimpse into the future with a dual core CPU on this small wonder.
Toshiba Portege M400 Reviews / Toshiba Portege M400 Opinions

5. Toshiba Tecra M7 (previously #4)

The Toshiba M7-S7331 Tablet PC provides the business professional with all the tools necessary to get through the workday. An Intel Core Duo T2400 1.83 GHz processor coupled with 1 GB of RAM speeds you through the day’s tasks. The 14.1" WXGA+ widescreen has ample room to complete projects and flip down into tablet position for note taking ease.
Toshiba Tecra M7 Reviews / Toshiba Tecra M7 Opinions

6. Sony VAIO UX Micro PC (stays at #6)

Enjoy having digital entertainment at your fingertips with the VAIO UX Micro PC. So small and lightweight, this full-functioning PC is designed for productivity on the go. With a 4.5" wide SVGA screen
Sony VAIO UX Micro PC ReviewsSony VAIO UX Micro PC Opinions

7. IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X41 (stays at #7)

Weighing in at less than 3 lbs., the ThinkPad X41 Tablet PC exudes the essence of portability. This tablet will please business users who are already familiar with the ThinkPad features and quality that has made IBM/Lenovo a first choice for the mobile professional.
IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X41 ReviewsIBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X41 Opinions


Gateway M285 (previously #9)

Get the competitive edge with the Gateway M285. This widescreen Convertible Notebook functions as both a conventional notebook and a tablet by incorporating a screen that swivels. Packed with the latest technology, it features an optional Intel Core Duo Processor and an accurate stylus with Continuous Sensing Technology – a perfect fusion of dual-core processing power and the simplicity of pen and paper.
Gateway M285 ReviewsGateway M285 Opinions

9. Gateway CX Tablet PC (previously #5)

Looking for a Tablet PC with a widescreen display? Gateway’s CX series Tablet PC makes a perfect model for working with spreadsheets and watching DVD’s.
Gateway CX ReviewsGateway CX Opinions

10. IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X60 (new)

The ThinkPad X60 Tablet PC convertible notebook is a convertible Tablet PC / notebook that uses an Intel Core 2 Duo processor. The X60 uses Wacom pen technology and a unique press to screen eraser that feels like a real life pen. The X60 has a 2.5" hard drive allowing for upgrades and fast spinning hard drives. The X60 has a 12.1" screen available with a touch screen and outdoor viewing option.
IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X60 ReviewsIBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X60 Opinions

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