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Report: Cheap $99 Acer Android tablet Coming Soon For Developing Countries

As tablets have gained in popularity these past few years the push from manufacturers around the world to release lower cost models has also grown. A new report published by The Wall Street Journal claims that PC giant Acer, Inc. has plans in the works to deliver a Android tablet next year for developing countries that will […]

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Amazon unveils their tablet, they’re in the best position to overtake the Apple iPad

The Amazon has finally unveiled their first tablet device, it’s named Amazon Kindle Fire and it’s 7-inches in size. Amazon describes their new Kindle Fire tablet as the “a new class of Kindle” since it’s the first Kindle product to feature a color multi-touch display. The new Kindle Fire tablet is up for pre-orders now […]

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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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Amazon doubles down on tablets, launches two new models

Ever since Apple launched the iPad everyone from consumers to technology market analysts have asked, who will create something as successful in the tablet market? Well it took a while, but finally we’re starting to here about a company that’s giving Apple a challenge in the tablet market. That company is leading online retailer Amazon.com, […]

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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10.1 Stylus Integrated Android Tablet Launches This Month

The tablet started out as a stylus input only computer years ago, but now with the advent of capacitive touchscreens and good digitizers finger and stylus input can be offered in one product. Samsung is planning on delivering a new Android based tablet with capacitive multi-touch and digitizer based stylus input later this month. The new tablet […]

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Quick Tablet OS News: Verizon To Offer ICS To XOOM Owners and BlackBerry Has An Update For PlayBook Users

Attention all owners of Verizon branded Motorola XOOM‘s and RIM BlackBerry PlayBook‘s., new software updates are available or on the way shortly. For the Android powered Motorola XOOM Verizon Wireless announced it will be offering it’s XOOM customers Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich updates for free starting June 4th. The Canadian powerhouse that is RIM announced recently released the latest version […]

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Lenovo’s new consumer Android tablet starts at $349

The Black Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 features a leather textured back with a metal rim. Image: Lenovo The base price for a tablet has seriously fallen from 2010 and 2011. Now a baseline price is around $350 or $400 for a high-end  tablet whereas in 2010 and 2011 you had to pay at least $500 […]

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Understanding where the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 fits in Samsung’s tablet line-up

One of the biggest stories to come out of Mobile World Congress 2012 today was the unveiling of the new Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet. The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet was introduced with S-pen support –simply put Samsung’s own digital stylus pen and custom software that has been worked into Android for better stylus integration–, a 10.1-inch WXGA […]

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Samsung unveils their new 7 and 10.1-inch tablets, both run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS

Samsung has revealed their newest Galaxy Tab tablets. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 and Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 will be put on display for the first time at this weeks Mobile World Congress 2012 trade show in Barcelona, Spain with plans for both tablets to be available for mass market purchase later this year. The designs aren’t the same, but […]

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ViewSonic’s new 2012 tablets could be too expensive for some

ViewSonic logoViewSonic has unveiled two new Android powered tablets, the 7-inch ViewSonic ViewPad G70 and the 9.7-inch ViewSonic ViewPad E100. According to the tablet maker both tablets will launch in the second quarter of 2012 in Europe with lightly customized versions of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Pricing for both tablets is estimated at under $399 for the 7-inch […]