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We've almost reached the end of the Consumer Electronics Show, and the bevy of new gadget announcements that accompanies it, for this year. And as expected, we've seen a bunch of what looks like becoming the hot product category for this year - Android tablets.

Two of the big-name manufacturers showing off new iPad-style tablets designed for Google's Android operating system were Motorola and Toshiba. Toshiba's tablet doesn't have a name yet, but it's already looking pretty foxy: it's packing a powerful Tegra 2 processor and apparently it's 'very nicely made.'

The real excitement, though, came from the Motorola Xoom. (Apparently the only alternative in tech world to a string of random numbers is a misspelled word.) It's also running a Tegra 2, and looks a little sleeker than the Tosh (though that might get slimmer before launch). It's got a 720p HD video camera and can play back full-HD 1080p video - 10 hours of it on a single battery charge. You can see video of it - running a preview of Google's upcoming Android 3.0 software - over at Engadget.

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