The iPad by Apple, is geared toward users who want a compact tablet media viewing device.
It features an internal accelerometer, an ambient light sensor screen, Bluetooth, digital compass with GPS technology. It contains programs to enhance E-Book reading, E-Mail and photo viewing. You can watch videos, listen to music and sync data to your computer. However, the iPad does not have a video recording device built in, it does have built in speakers and microphone. You get access to Apple’s library of around 200,000 apps that are also seen with the iPhone.
This can be purchased as a 3G wireless device that also provides wireless to your computer via USB. Or, it can be purchased with only Wi-Fi access.