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Google’s High-performance and High-resolution Nexus 10 Android Tablet Revealed

This week Apple had to surrender their claim of having the tablet with the highest resolution screen to Google. That’s because Google unveiled the 10.055-inch Nexus 10 Android tablet which features a bright PLS display that has a native resolution of 2560-by-1600 (300ppi) resulting in a 16:9 aspect ratio. The third generation iPad has a 9.7-inch IPS display with a native resolution […]

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Apple’s new iPad revealed, new features in a familiar design

At a private press event held today in sunny California Apple revealed the next iPad, effectively bringing an end to what has amounted to months of media speculation about the third generation iPad. During their announcement Apple’s top chiefs corroborated many of the rumor reports that news sites have ran in recent months while still offering up a few surprise features. The launch event […]

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Acer starts shipping their own high-definition tablet

The next big thing in the tablet world is high-resolution displays, and I don’t mean 1366×768 manufacturers have shown they can deliver tablets with 1080p (1920×1080) resolution displays and beyond. Earlier this year Apple got things rolling in this direction by releasing their third generation iPad tablet, dubbed new iPad, with it’s 9.7-inch Retina display that offers customers […]

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Acer Unveils New High-resolution Android Tablet, Prices It Well Under $500

The Acer Iconia Tab A700, a 10.1-inch tablet with a 1920×1200 resolution touch display. Image: Acer Acer has revealed their latest tablet computer with the 10.1-inch Acer Iconia Tab A700. The new tablet makes use of Google’s recently released Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. In introducing the new Iconia Tab A700 tablet Acer has introduced a […]

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Apple’s new iPad revealed, new features in a familiar design

Apple CEO Tim Cook kicked-off Wednesdays new iPad press event with a report on Apple’s progress in the marketplace. Image: MacRumors At a private press event held today in sunny California Apple revealed the next iPad, effectively bringing an end to what has amounted to months of media speculation about the third generation iPad. During their announcement Apple’s top chiefs corroborated many of […]

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Toshiba Thrive 16GB Wi-Fi Honeycomb 10″ tablet for $299, limited time sale

The clock is really ticking on the $299 10.1″ Toshiba Thrive 16GB Wi-Fi Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet. The folks at deal website Groupon.com have the tablet on special for only 16 more days (if supplies last), you can save $100 or 25% from the standard $399 MSRP the 16GB Thrive tablet carries –with retailer Beach Camera– utilizing this limited […]

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Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android tablet available for $349.99 at Best Buy

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 comes with a 10.1-inch touchscreen, a dual-core CPU, useful ports, and Android 3.0 Honeycomb for an affordable price. Image: Best Buy/ Acer As a part of this weeks specials Best Buy has dropped their price for the 10.1-inch Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet down to $349.99. The savings total $50 from […]

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Motorola XOOM: The prices nobody wanted to pay and the features that came too late

The Motorola XOOM came with a dual-core CPU, dual HD cameras, the promise of 4G LTE and it was the first Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet, but it failed. Image: Motorola In the weeks preceding the big CES 2011 trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada there was a lot of buzz surrounding a new tablet operating […]

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Motorola unveils their XOOM 2′s, 8.2-inch and 10.1-inch Android tablets

As was expected Motorola Mobility Inc. has revealed that for the second generation of the XOOM they will be releasing two screen size options. The Motorola XOOM 2 will be the 10.1-inch option and the Motorola XOOM 2 Media Edition is going to be the smaller 8.2-inch option. Unlike the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime tablet that’s coming this month the […]

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Acer Iconia Tab A100 launched in Europe, the 7-inch Honeycomb tablet lives

The 7-inch Acer Iconia Tab A100 tablet has been released, finally. After being put off for months the first 7-inch Android Honeycomb tablet has hit the market. The Acer Iconia Tab A100 has joined the 10-inch Iconia Tab A500 and W500 tablets in Europe. Acer Europe has announced the release of the Android 3.2 Honeycomb powered Acer Iconia Tab A100 for Europe. In […]