Check the article link for a snapshot comparison; also expect the iPad will be updated within the next couple months
But will Honeycomb help Google slay Apple, which has a new iPad out in the coming months?
That depends, says Ina Fried, senior editor of AllThingsD and the Mobilized blog.
"It's a combination of what's the speed, what's the price of the device, what type of apps will be available and when.
"This is about other people's products competing with the iPad. Clearly Google is putting a lot of resources into Android and with this first entry it's going to be a fun thing to watch," Ms Fried told BBC News.