Lenovo’s 7.9mm thin S5000 tablet now available on Amazon

lenovo-s5000

Last Friday, Lenovo launched their S5000 tablet exclusively on Amazon India. Touted as one of the lightest and slimmest 7-inch tablets, the S5000 weighs just 246g and is just 7.9mm thin. Apart from looks, the S5000 features some mediocre hardware like a quad-core 1.2GHz MediaTek processor, 1GB RAM and a 7-inch 1280×800 IPS display. The […]

Sony reveals Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

In addition to the Xperia Z3 smartphones, Sony also announced the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact in Berlin. The new tablet is just 6.4mm thin, adheres to IP65/68 standards for waterproof and features an 8.4-inch WUXGA display (1920×1200), 3GB RAM, 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor, 8.1 megapixel camera capable of recording full HD video along with a […]

Acer launches Iconia A1-713 tablet in India

Acer Iconia A1

This weekend, Acer announced their latest Iconia tablet in the Indian market. The 7-inch Iconia A1-713 was announced in a multi-city launch event and will sell in India for 12,999. The tablet runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean but Acer says the tablet will be upgradable to Android 4.4 KitKat in the coming weeks. The Iconia […]

Deal: $20 off Kindle Paperwhite [today only]

Kindle Paperwhite

As part of a limited time deal, Amazon is selling its Kindle Paperwhite at $20 less than the retail price. This means the cheapest Kindle Paperwhite Wi-Fi now goes for $99 or a 3G Kindle Paperwhite is priced at $169. Do note, this deal is available only for today so better lock in the deal […]

Nvidia launches Shield Tablet built for gamers

Nvidia Shield Tablet

Nvidia today expanded its Shield family of products with the Shield tablet and a Shield wireless controller. Powered by Nvidia’s Tegra K1 processor, the Shield tablet is said to be designed for gaming that can take advatange of Tegra K1’s 192 GPU cores. It boasts an 8-inch Full HD display for immersive gaming, optional LTE […]

LG announces global rollout of G Pad 10.1

LG G Pad 10.1

LG today announced the global rollout of its biggest G Pad tablet – the G Pad 10.1. The G Pad 10.1 will be available soon in the US followed by Europe, Asia and Latin America. The G Pad 10.1 features a 10.1-inch WXGA (1280×800) display and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor, 1GB […]

Samsung launches Galaxy Tab S in India

Galaxy Tab S 10.5

Samsung has launched their latest tablets – the Galaxy Tab S in the Indian market. The range consists of two tablets – one with a 10.5-inch display and another with 8.4-inch display featuring Super AMOLED display with a resolution support of 2560×1600 pixels. The display also boasts 90% of Adobe RGB color coverage, 100,000:1 contrast […]

Samsung unveils Super AMOLED-equipped Galaxy Tab S line of tablets

Galaxy Tab S 10.5

At an event in New York earlier today, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Tab S series of tablets. These tablets come merely after months of launch of the Galaxy Tab PRO devices and pip the Tab PRO series tablets in every aspect. The new Galaxy Tab S range comprises of the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and […]

Amazon bundles Fire TV and Kindle Fire HDX for $249

kindle-fire-bundle

If you’re looking for a tablet and a media entertainment device to go with your TV, Amazon is running a limited time bundle for its devices. For a limited period of time, Amazon is selling the Fire TV and Kindle Fire HDX for $249, a savings of $79 if you buy both the devices individually. […]

Microsoft announces Surface Pro 3

Surface Pro 3

Microsoft today expanded the Surface family with the Surface Pro 3. It’s the latest device from the Redmond giant to fuse the best of tablet and laptop into one device. The Surface Pro 3 features a 12-inch display with a resolution of 2160×1440 pixels and is said to be 30 percent thinner than Apple’s 11-inch […]

Microsoft, HP and Pearson team up to launch Windows tablet for students

HP Omni10

Microsoft, HP and Pearson have come together in India to launch a Windows-based tablet with educational content pre-loaded by Pearson. Making the first educational bundle for Microsoft, the bundle comprises of HP Omni 10 tablet pre-loaded with first semester Pearson study material as well as a whole slew of Microsoft offerings, which includes 10 e-books […]

Nokia advises not to use Lumia 2520 chargers due to shock hazard

2520-charger

Nokia today announced a product advisory note against the use of AC-300 charger bundled with Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet in select European countries. Although there hasn’t been any reported incidents, Nokia strongly advises not to use the charger to consumers who bought the Lumia 2520 in Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Russia, Switzerland and UK and […]

Asus Fonepad 7 Dual SIM Hands-on

Asus Fonepad 7 Dual SIM

Given how many people I see everyday talking on their ‘phones’ that has a 7-inch display, there is definitely a market for tablet manufacturers to cater to. Asus targeted such a market with their Fonepad 7 and today they’ve announced a new variant of its tablet – the Fonepad 7 Dual SIM (ME175). This variant […]

Asus launches Fonepad 7 Dual SIM in India

Asus Fonepad 7 Dual SIM

Following a decent response for the original Fonepad 7, Asus today announced the dual-SIM version of the Fonepad 7 (ME175). Priced at Rs. 12,999, the new Fonepad 7 is more or less similar to the original barring a few things. The smartphone-tablet combo runs Android 4.3 OS and is powered by Intel’s dual-core Clover Trail […]

Asus Transformer Book T100

Asus T100

Asus’ Transformer range has evolved a lot since the Taiwan-based company launched the range few years back. Today, we’re taking a look at the Transformer Book T100 to see if it’s worth the spend. The Transformer Book T100 is targeted at consumers who want the best of both worlds – a full-fledged laptop and a […]