When Microsoft announced that Windows would be free on devices smaller than 9 inches, it was only a matter of time before entry level competitors started putting their OS on cheap tablets.
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Microsoft may soon have some competition on its hands in the large-screen tablet realm, with Apple reportedly taking on the Surface Pro 3 with a 12.9-inch iPad set for release in early 2015.
The recently released NVIDIA Shield tablet is showing signs of cracking after limited use. Users are complaining that the device. which retails at $299, have noticed hairline cracks on the casing.
Microsoft has announced a significant update for its OneNote app on Android, adding handwriting support and introducing a new tablet-friendly UI, including the familiar Microsoft Office 'Ribbon'.
Tablets have become so light, there is less of a weight penalty with increasingly larger displays. What's preferable? A 9.7-inch tablet that's 1lb in weight, or a larger one that is slightly heavier?
New information from a report by Bloomberg suggests that new iPads are going to be unveiled later this year. Sources claim that the potential follow-up to the iPad Air will include an AR coating.
Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 will arrive in 25 more markets on August 28th. The device has already gone up for pre-order on each market's Microsoft Surface Pro websites with delivery due on launch day.
The Google Nexus 7 can be had for around $215 nowadays, but going below that usually involves some compromises. Today, I'm checking out Asus' attempt at a low-cost Android tablet.
Small Windows tablets don't have to cost big money, as the new Kingsing W8 shows, with a quad-core 1.8GHz Intel Bay Trail-T CPU, 16GB storage, 8in IPS LCD, 3G connectivity and more, for just $99.
Microsoft has released new videos on its Surface Pro 3, with one successfully managing to include just about every significant and noteworthy feature of the new 12-inch tablet in under 90 seconds.
The latest study reveals a strong preference among youths for tablets. The majority of next-generation tech users prefer to game on devices such as iPads and Galaxy's rather than handheld devices.
Allview has become the latest addition to the Windows Phone platform, announcing two new handsets, including the ultra-thin quad-core 4.7-inch Impera i, as well as a low-cost Windows 8.1 tablet.
Next week, Google is expected to announce the Nexus 9, a 9 inch tablet that has some impressive specs like a high resolution 4:3 display and a svelte aluminum 'zero-gap' body.
The Onda V989, powered by an eight-core Allwinner A80T chipset, has scored over 48,000 points in AnTuTu which is about a third more than the Galaxy Note 3 and twice as much as the HTC One.
With the first Surface Pro 3 model going on sale later this month, Microsoft has cut prices on its Surface Pro 2 range by up to $200, with the 64GB Pro 2 now priced at $799 - the same as a 64GB Pro 3.
The XOLO Win is the first Windows 8.1 tablet from the company, with a 10.1-inch display, aluminium body, 2GB RAM and AMD Temash chipset, and will be joined by XOLO's first Windows Phone this year.
AT&T is running a promotion available to anyone buying an Android phone or tablet via its website, with a two-year plan or finance agreement, giving them $50 of free credit for the Google Play store.
Vido has released three tablets, heavily inspired by the Lumia and Surface range, that feature a full-blown Windows 8.1 OS and a series of other nifty specifications
Google has unveiled a new Project Tango tablet that is powered by a NVIDIA Tegra K1. The 7-inch tablet will not be coming to market but will be available to developers later this year.
Japan Display Inc. has announced a new 7" WUXGA display that will utilize WhiteMagic technology.This LCD will be able to consume 40% less power than standard LCD's and is intended for use on tablets
Thin and light, it's what we all want from a device, even at the expense of performance. Intel, however, is looking to break that trend with the new Core M processors and a tablet reference design.
Asus and AT&T have announced that the convertible, hybrid phone and tablet PadFone X will begin retailing in the US from next month priced at $199.99 on a new contract.
Demo units of the Surface Pro 3 will be available in Microsoft Stores from June 6, giving potential buyers the opportunity to try out the device in person two weeks before it officially goes on sale.
Google is reportedly working on a 7-inch tablet with 3D mapping features as part of its "Project Tango" research efforts, which began earlier this year with a similarly equipped smartphone prototype.
The placement of the Windows button on the Surface Pro 3 causes interference with the placement of the palm for right-handed artists when drawing on the device, Penny Arcade's illustrator has found.
Following the relative success of the Slate 7, HP has followed up and released the HP 7 Plus: a fairly low specification tablet with a very reasonable $100 price tag.
Details emerge of a 'One Microsoft Ink' strategy to improve support for digital ink and pen input across Microsoft products, including Windows, Office, Surface and Perceptive Pixel touchscreens.
Microsoft has added support for running its business-themed Lynch messaging app for Android on tablet devices, along with a number of other new features and improvements.
The Windows RT 8.1 based Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet will finally be hitting the Australian shores and at an exorbitant price, nearly 8 months since its global launch at Nokia World in October 2013.
A recent story from Finland revealed Nokia put a tablet PC into production in 2001 but canceled it after 1,000 units had been made because the company felt there was no market for the device.
Sony will release a 13.3" $1100 dollar e-ink tablet that will be aimed at legal, higher education, governmental agencies and corporate boardrooms. The device will launch in May.
We've seen a flurry of 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablets hit the market over the past several months. Next up is the Acer Iconia W4, the follow-up to the company's first Windows 8.1 tablet.
The Lenovo Miix 2 8 is a very decent value for $280. The use of aluminum for its body is great to see, its overall size is quite comfortable, and Windows 8.1 has some neat features for power users.
Rumors from suppliers in Asia are suggesting Google will launch a new Nexus 8 tablet in a couple of months which will feature an 8-inch screen and all the latest bells and whistles under the hood.
Following the exchange offer for old PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles, Microsoft has now announced that it would be giving up to $250 credit in exchange for old smartphones and tablets from their customers.
The Asus Transformer Book T100 is a full Windows 8.1 10-inch tablet, sporting Intel ‘Bay Trail' internals, and a keyboard dock all for under $500 (some retailers now have it for $400).
Toshiba is showing off a concept for a possible future portable PC that can be used in five different positions for separate tasks,but there's no word on when it might be released.
High resolution 1080p displays started to rival real paper, quad-core processors dominated, and smartphone cameras packed more megapixels than a professional DSLR. So what will 2014 bring?
India's Aakash 2 tablet has gone on sale in the UK as the UbiSlate 7Ci for just £30, featuring a 7in display, 1GHz CPU, 512MB RAM and Android 4.0.3. The device will also be offered in the US for $38.
Has the Illusionist vanished from Nokia's plans? A report claims that the company has cancelled its 8.3-inch Windows tablet, which had previously been rumoured to launch in February 2014.
Microsoft has released the latest version of Skype for Android that allows tablet uses to conduct a call on one side of the screen while still using other apps in a Windows 8-like Snap mode.
Import documents from India confirm the existence of new Nokia branded tablet. Rumored to be revealed at MWC next year, the Lumia 2020 is expected to have an 1080p 8-inch screen and run Windows 8.1 RT
Been thinking about getting a small Windows 8.1 tablet? Microsoft is hoping to tempt you by selling the 8-inch Dell Venue 8 Pro for just $99 this Monday, but stocks will be extremely limited.
Nokia has announced that its first Windows tablet, the Lumia 2520, will launch in the UK on December 4 for £399.99, and will be sold exclusively at John Lewis department stores.
Apart from the performance, the key improvement over the first-generation iPad mini is the display, which packs 3.1 million pixels into a 7.9-inch 4:3 panel. The crispness is certainly eye-catching...
With the holiday season fast approaching, Dell are offering a slightly more affordable avenue into the Windows 8.1 experience in the form of the eight inch Venue 8 Pro tablet.
A man who bought an Apple iPad from the UK's largest retailer was shocked to find nothing but clay in the box - and even more surprised to be arrested on suspicion of fraud after requesting a refund.
A new rumor claims that Nokia will announce two new products at the Mobile World Congress in February 2014, including an 8-inch tablet, the Lumia 2020, and a Lumia 1820 smartphone.
An image from Google's promotional website for Android 4.4 KitKat has exposed an unannounced Nexus tablet with a modified design and is believed to be an 8-inch variant of the pure Google device
Nokia is reportedly building an 8in tablet that will run Windows RT, according to leaked information but little else is known about that Nokia branded device and no word on when it will arrive.