Archive for Tablets

Nexus 7 2013 (rear)

More evidence of HTC Nexus 9 tablet emerges

HTC’s return to the tablet market looks to be getting ever-nearer. A Wi-Fi Alliance certificate has been issued for a new HTC-manufactured tablet running Android L, the next version of Google’s mobile operating system.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK now available

A new Android tablet from Barnes & Noble has gone on sale, based on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4. The release follows a change of strategy from the company when it comes to NOOK tablets, with the bookseller now working with a third party manufacturer, rather than developing its own hardware.

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NVIDIA Tegra K1

Is NVIDIA working on a new Android tablet for PC gamers?

Chipset maker NVIDIA are reportedly developing an Android-PC hybrid that could spike the interest of serious gamers. The rumoured device will apparently offer the option of playing standard Android games as well as powerful PC games.

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ASUS PadFone 2

Android 4.4 KitKat update now available for ASUS PadFone 2

Owners of the ASUS PadFone 2 have received something of a pleasant surprise with the release of an official manufacturer-supported upgrade to Android 4.4 KitKat. The news comes despite the fact the this device is over two years old, having originally been released in December 2012.

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New LG G Pad series

New LG G Pad tablets set for European release

If you are looking to buy a new Android tablet, then the choice is about to become a little bit larger in Europe, with confirmation that LG is set to launch its new G Pad series throughout the continent. The new range of devices will be available in three different display sizes, with 7-inch, 8-inch and 10.1-inch models on sale.

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Samsung

Samsung to develop NOOK tablets

There is good news for NOOK users with the announcement that Samsung will develop a new tablet for the e-reading platform. Today’s confirmation that a major technology company is going to release new NOOK hardware will help to reassure those concerned about the future of the brand.

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Eagle from EE - budget Android tablet

EE launches budget 4G Android tablet

UK mobile company EE is continuing with its strategy of rolling out low-cost 4G Android devices. Headlining the latest batch of products is a tablet the company hopes will prove attractive enough to entice new customers to its super-fast network.

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Sony Xperia Z2 purple Android smartphone

Android 4.4 KitKat update for Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z

Sony have announced an update programme that will see a number of its devices receive Android 4.4 KitKat, in addition to a range of app and user interface improvements. There is also tighter integration with the company’s non-mobile products, as some design elements of the revised UI have been borrowed from the Sony PlayStation 4.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0

What can we expect from the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4?

Samsung look set for another assault on the tablet market, with a new range of devices to replace the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 range. The South Korean electronics giant was one of the pioneers in the Android tablet market, but its offerings have failed to capture mainstream attention in the way that Google’s Nexus 7 tablets have managed.

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Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet

Will the Sony Xperia Z2 have everyone wanting premium Android tablets?

Sony has taken a very different approach to the likes of Google when it comes to developing Android tablets. The recent trend has been for inexpensive, 7 or 8-inch devices like the Nexus 7 7 or Lenovo S5000, but with the Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet a more premium product will hit the shelves.

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