It is really about Google versus Apple. While Google doesn’t exactly have its own line of OEM devices, there are now little doubts that it produces a stellar mobile operating system. Over time, Apple’s iOS has gradually been importing inspirations and ideas from Android and baking it into its own iOS platform (aaargh aaargh iOS 10), excuse me, I might be catching a cold!
That aside, the base model for iPad Mini goes for about $399. Well, for about just $250 you can get the new Asus ZenPad Z8 tablet with just about everything to offer as the iPad Mini does; if not more.
The ZenPad Z8 comes with the latest Android version, (Android Marshmallow) with the ZenUI overlay. It starts shipping in U.S. on June 23 and will be available exclusively on Verizon Wireless. Think about this, a cellular-ready version of the iPad Mini 4 goes for $529; for that amount ($529 – $250 = $279), you can get two Asus ZenPad Z8 with stellar specs and are cellular-ready.
However, it all comes down to whether you prefer iOS or Android. Doesn’t it, Apple fans? …read more
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