Tag Archives: tablet

The Toshiba Encore Mini is a Windows Tablet that Goes Where Only Android Tablets Had Dared to Tread

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Intel has been promising for the past 5 months that we would see $99 Windows 8 tablet this year, and while the Encore Mini doesn't quite prove the chipmaker right it does come close. This $119 tablet is a very slightly upgraded version of the Excite Go Android tablet I reviewed a couple weeks back. It features ...

My Boyue T61 E-ink Android Tablet Arrived – What Should I Install on it?

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At long last, my new ereader/tablet arrived. The Boyue T61 is a 6" ereader which runs Android 4.2 on a dual-core 1GHz CPU with 512MB RAM, and 4GB internal storage.  It's the OEM version of the Illumina from Icarus, and it costs only half as much. It sports a 6" Pearl HD E-ink screen with a touchscreen, ...

Nobis 7 Tablet Now $50 at Staples – Quad-Core CPU, Android 4.4

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A reader has just tipped me to a new entrant in what i am taking to calling the lottery tablet category (Thanks, Fbone!) Staples is running a sale on an off-brand tablet, the Nobis 7, a tablet from a company I've never heard of before. This 7" wonder sports an unnamed 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU with 512MB ...

B&N and Samsung’s Co-Branded Nook Tablet Comes Bundled with $200 in Content

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Barnes & Noble's latest Nook launched today, and it is everything we expected. Based on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, the new Nook tablet has all the same specs as the Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, including the quad-core 1.2GHz Marvell CPU, 1.5GB RAM, and the 7" display with a screen resolution of 1,280 x ...

Fuhu Plans to Flatten the Competition with the 24″ Nabi Big Tab HD Android Tablet

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Fuhu has made a name for itself as a maker of kids tablets with screen sizes ranging from 5" to 10", but their latest tablet could literally crush the competition. The Nabi Big Tab HD is an Android device so large that it defies the label tablet. Due to arrive this fall, the Big Tab HD is ...

New Kindle Fire 8.9 Tablet Leaks on Benchmark Site, Sports a Snapdragon 805 CPU

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The benchmarking site Antutu revealed this morning that they have discovered the first evidence of Amazon's next tablet. A new set of benchmark test results were posted to the site which describe an 8.9" Kindle Fire tablet with a Snapdragon 805 CPU, suggesting that the new tablet is going to be a slight upgrade to ...

Fire Phone Teardown Doesn’t Inspire Me to Buy One, But I Would Buy a Kindle Fire 3D Tablet

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iFixit has already got their hands on the Fire Phone (before it was supposed to ship) and they've posted their usual teardown photos.  This is one complicated phone. When Amazon officially unveiled the Fire Phone with its 6 cameras, we all guessed that it would be more complicated internally than your average smartphone and it turns ...

Google Chromebooks are Outselling Apple iPads in the Educational Market

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Apple released their annual report last night, and mixed in with the generally good news were a few misleading statistics. With revenues of $37.4 billion for the June quarter, Apple generated a profit of $7.7 billion dollars. Apple sold 35.2 million iPhones in the third fiscal quarter, up 13% from last year, and they sold 13.3 ...