Apple iPad3 VS Motorola Xoom2

The technology is progressing day by day and all the people around the globe are getting mad behind the technology. The tablets are developed each and every day. Now the craze of the Google’s operating system Android is increasing day by day and all the major manufacturers like Samsung, Asus, Motorola are developing the new tablets, based on the Android. Motorola has  been progressing in this field and has launched its Android based tablet, Motorola Xoom2.  If we talk about the competition in the field of tablets, then the Apple is a very tough competitor of  each and every tablet and same is with the Motorola Xoom2 as well. Now this great competitor of the Motorola has again come with the new launch and this time it is iPad 3, which was launched a few days back. Motorola Xoom2  is also a new tablet and everybody is expecting a great competition between  both the tablets. If you are planning to buy a tablet for you, then you may get confused that which one you should opt for. So in this post I am going to post the comparison between both the tablets.

Apple iPad3 VS Motorola Xoom2

Apple iPad3 VS Motorola Xoom2


The Motorola Xoom 2 has sleek and trendy design. It is of the candy bar form and the dimensions of this Xoom2 are 10.00 x 6.83 x 0.35 (253.9 x 173.6 x 8.8 mm). The weight of this tablet is about 535 gm.

If we talk about the Apple’s launch, then we can say that Apple’s iPad 3 is not very much different from the iPad 2. The design is good, but the only sad thing is that it is almost same that of the iPad 2. It seems that the Apple has not worked on the iPad 3’s design. The only new things included in the design of the iPad3 are the bit of extra weight and thickness, but these two changes are not noticeable from the first look.

Winner: Apple iPad3


The Motorola Xoom 2 comes in the LCD Capacitive touch screen display. The size of the screen is 10 inches only and the resolutions of this tablet are 1280 x 800 pixels. The pixel density is 149 ppi.

Apple has bring the Retina technology on the new iPad 3. The Apple has come with its latest display technology with the iPad 3 and both the resolution and pixel density are far better than the Motorola Xoom 2. The resolution of the iPad 3 is 1536×2048 and the pixels density is 264 ppi.

Winner: Apple iPad 3


The Motorola Xoom 2 is based on the 1200 MHz processor, which is a dual core processor. The device comes with the internal memory storage of 32 GB, but it does not any SD card slot. The RAM is 1 GB. The other hardware features include the graphical processor.

The Apple iPad3 is also based on the dual core processor, which is also clocked at the 1 GHz speed. But the new chipset that is A5X, makes it better than the Motorola Xoom 2. The quad core graphic processor is also there in the iPad 3. It  comes with the memory variants of 16, 32 and 64 GB, but there is not any support of the external SD card slot. The RAM is 1 GB in the iPad 3 as well.

Winner: Apple iPad3


Motorola Xoom has the rear view camera of 5 megapixels with the support of LED Flash and auto focus. The camera allows you to record the video at the 720 pixels quality. The secondary camera is of 1.3 megapixels.

In the iPad 3 you get 5 megapixels camera and that also with the LED Flash and 1080 pixels video recording feature. Enhance lens setup is also the part of the iPad3 which ensures a better picture clarity.

Winner: Apple iPad3


In the race of tablets between the iPad3 and Motorola Xoom2, the later one will have to face a big competition and user numbers as well. Without any Single doubt, the Apple iPad 3 wins over the Motorola Xoom2, in all the aspects.

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