In Pictures: Holiday 2012 tablet buying guide - top picks

The tablet market is awash with iOS, Android and Windows 8 models that come in different sizes and with different features, specs and prices. How do you decide? Start with our Holiday 2012 Tablet Buying Guide, which highlights the top picks in 13 categories.

Best Accessories: Apple iPad

The iPad has ruled the tablet world for nearly three years, so it has the largest ecosystem of cases, keyboards, bags, stereo docks and so on from which to choose.

It's worth noting, though, that the fourth-generation iPad and iPad mini use Apple's new, smaller Lightning connector. It's incompatible with the vast majority of iPad docking accessories available, though Apple's pricey ($29) Lightning to 30-pin Adapter bridges the divide.

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