Review: Gift guide to smaller tablets - Article Photos 3/4

FILE -In this Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, file photo, a customer, Song Tae-min reacts after buying a new iPad Mini in Seoul, South Korea. The tablet computer is without a doubt the gift of the year. just like it was last year. But if you resisted the urge in 2011, now is the time to give in. This season's tablets are better all around. Intense competition has kept prices very low, making tablets incredible values compared to smartphones and PCs (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)