Apple iPad 2, once called the king of tablets, is now facing stiff challenges from its rival in what is being billed as a tablet war.

Tablet customers can now walk into a store and be bombarded by various choices that they could make. Do they want a tablet that is fast and powerful? Or one that has a lot of quality apps? Or simply do they want something that is affordable?

Following slides include brief description and spec of five popular models of tablets: Apple iPad 2, HP TouchPad, Motorola Xoom, RIM BlackBerry PlayBook, and Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1.

Which one would you go for? What makes you want to buy one over the other?

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