January has been an exciting month for the Tablet PC platform. We now know that powerful new models (like the Toshiba M400) will be rolling out with the exciting Core Duo technology from Intel. Additionally we have confirmed new model releases from other manufacturers that we cannot mention at this time. As a whole, spring ’06 looks to be a good time for new Tablet PC models to enter the market.
Listed here are the top ten “most popular” Tablet PC’s for the month of January based on your input on TabletPCReviewSpot.com. You can check out the full list of the TPCRS most popular tablets here. You can also view the most popular Tablet PC’s list from CNET.com here.
The Toshiba M4 is the only Tablet PC to date that offers a 14.1″ high-resolution display. The M4 may be custom ordered with the features needed. This machine is literally a portable powerhouse that can handle just about any demanding computing task with ease.
The T4000 convertible Tablet PC from Fujitsu may be configured to order. Consumers may choose the advanced Atheros or common Intel Centrino wireless from Intel. Fujitsu’s exceptional support ensures trouble-free operation for the end-user.
|3.||IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad X41|
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.
|4.||Toshiba Satellite R15|
The Satellite R15 offers a 14.1″ display and overall powerful combination of features at a good price. This model functions as a great “general purpose” laptop/Tablet PC convertible and won’t break the bank.
Toshiba Satellite R15 Reviews / Toshiba Satellite R15 Opinions
|5.||Acer TravelMate C200 Tablet PC|
The Acer Travelmate C200 features an innovative sliding display and is available in two distinct configurations. The “souped up” model has Bluetooth, a slot-loading DVD burner, dedicated graphics and a powerful Pentium M processor. For those who love the sleek design, but don’t need all the extra power, a base configuration featuring a Celeron M processor makes the C200 an affordable option.
Acer TravelMate C200 Reviews / Acer TravelMate C200 Opinions
|6.||Gateway CX Tablet PC|
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 Reviews / Gateway CX Opinions
|7.||Fujitsu LifeBook P1500|
At only 2.2 lbs. and just a bit larger than a DVD case, Fujitsu’s P1500 tablet is the ultimate in portablility. Add the bright, crisp 8.9″ display and a functional tiny keyboard and you have a powerful companion to take on the road that won’t slow you down.
Fujitsu LifeBook P1500 Reviews / Fujitsu LifeBook P1500 Opinions
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”.
|9.||Acer TravelMate C310|
The Acer C314 features a large 14.1″ display and a unique ergonomic keyboard design. The sturdy build and hefty power make this model a good bet for the student or professional who needs to take their Tablet PC out on the road.
|10.||Toshiba Portege M200|
The Toshiba M200 stands out in this class since it is the only “thin and light” Tablet PC to feature dedicated graphics. This model is a perfect fit for the user who wants to travel light, but needs the extra video performance.