Tag Archives: tablet

Nvidia Inadvertently Confirms HTC-Made Nexus 9 Tablet

*+-Rumors have been circulating for most of the summer that Google planned to release a new and larger Nexus tablet, and thanks to Nvidia we know those rumors are true. Nvidia is embroiled in a lawsuit with Qualcomm at the moment, and they let a couple important details slip in a legal filing. According to the filing, which… Read More »

E-Fun Launches a New $79 Nextbook Android Tablet

*+-As I reported yesterday with Kobo, most companies are avoiding the Android tablet, but luckily for this blogger that does not include E-Fun. This US subsidiary of the Chinese gadget maker Yifang quietly launched a new Nextbook tablet here in the US. There’s been no press release, but shoppers can now find the Nextbook NX700QC16G 7″ Android… Read More »

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

*+-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… Read More »

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

*+-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… Read More »

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

*+-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… Read More »

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

*+-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… Read More »