History of the tablet computer

POSTED: 9:43 AM Sep 07 2012   UPDATED: 12:00 AM Jan 27 2016

With Wednesday marking the sixth anniversary of the unveiling of the original iPad, take a look back at the surprisingly long history of the tablet computer.

Motorola Xoom
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Motorola

Motorola Xoom

Released February 2011. This is an is an Android-based tablet developed by Motorola. It supports up to 720p video playback, features a 2 MP front-facing camera for video chatting over Wi-Fi or cellular Internet and a rear-facing 5 MP camera that records 720p video. It has a larger, 10.1-inch display and 3D graphics acceleration as well.

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