1. Apple iPad 2
Thinner, lighter and more powerful than its predecessor, the mighty iPad 2 easily sustained its reign as the king of tablets this year. Though the competition has heated up a bit with the introduction of a fleet of touchscreen rivals that run on Google's Android operating system, Apple's latest wonder, which starts at $499, has the best apps and interface, and the sheer enormousness of the company's mind-share has made the concept of tablet computing synonymous with the iPad.
2. Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
In the Android-vs.-iPhone war, the new Galaxy Nexus packs a wallop. The first...