Archive for the Tablet Category

Tegra 4 Galaxy GALAPAD A1 is the gamers’ friend

April 19, 2014 by Tom in Tablet with No Comments.

Out of China comes the Galaxy GALAPAD A1, a 10-1-inch HD tablet that runs on the gamers' friend, the quad-core Tegra 4 processor clocked at 1.8GHz. Also onboard is 2GB of RAM and 16GB storage. Combined with the 1920 x 1080 resolution, this could be a contender for those looking to indulge in some handheld game play. Via tablet-news

Getac T800 tablet runs Windows 8.1 and can take a punch

April 18, 2014 by Tom in Windows Tablet with No Comments.

The 8.1-inch T800 from Getac is the next contender for the ultimate rugged tablet. Upping the ante for outdoor work, the screen is sunlight readable and it can survive drops from up to six feet, as well as knocks, spillages, an vibrations. It's powered by an Intel quad-core processor that's clocked at a respectable 2.16GHz and can push through to 2.58GHz. You'll not get lost out in the wilds either, thanks to the 4G LTE connectivity, WiFi, GPS and WLAN. There's also an additional battery in case you're out longer than expected. For all this extra might, however, there's a price to pay. The hardy tablet will be available in June for US$1599 (3G) and $1999 (LTE). Via tablet news

Hisense Sero 8 budget Rockchip tablet

April 16, 2014 by Tom in Android Tablet with No Comments.

The Hisense Sero 8 is the latest budget tablet from the Chinese company. It runs on a quad-core Rockchip RK3188T processor and has an 8-inch screen with a 1280 x 800 pixel resolution. The Sero 8 comes loaded with Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box and is clocked at 1.6GHz. There's 1GB RAM, 16GB on-board storage and microSD expansion. So far so good but at the budget price of £90 (US$150), something's got to give - here it's the cameras: 2MP rear and VGA front. Other than that, it has the standard WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity and is powered by a 4000mAh battery. Via gizchina & liliputing

RK3288-powered PiPO tablet debuts at Hong Kong Electronics Fair

April 15, 2014 by Tom in Android Tablet with No Comments.

As we expected, the latest high-powered HD PiPO tablet has been unveiled at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair. The company is showing off its new device, which is powered by a RockChip RK3288 processor and has a 9.7-inch Retina display. With it they are introducing ARM SeeMore Adaptive Scalable Texture Compression, which apparently offers reduced energy consumption, high quality compression and better compression rates. The RK3288 A17 series uses the latest ARM core tech for the balance of power consumption and performance. It also packs Mali's T764 GPU chip for better graphics production. It also supports H.265 10Bit playback. Looking forward to seeing more of this tablet, which could be released under the P1 name. Via imp3

10-inch ASUS Transformer Pad TF103 with KitKat & Bay Trail preview

April 14, 2014 by Tom in Android Tablet, Asus with No Comments.

ASUS has leaked details of the latest Transformer model, the TF103, which will boast a 10-inch screen, run Android 4.4 KitKat and run on a meaty Bay Trail quad-core CPU. It should come with a keyboard and will be powered by the Intel Atom Z3745 processor, have 1GB RAM and 16GB storage. It's clocked at 1.33GHz but can be boosted to 1.83GHz with the turbo feature. The TF103 also supports microSD expansion, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 and two cameras. Via tablet-news

Octa-core MediaTek chip powers Cube Talk U69GT tablet

April 14, 2014 by Tom in Cube, Tablet with No Comments.

A sister chip of the octa-core darling of smartphones, the MediaTek MT6592 processor, has made its way into a tablet, under the hood of the Cube Talk U69GT. A variant of the MT6592, the MT8392 is optimised for larger devices and allows smooth running of the 7-inch Talk U69GT with a 1920 x 1080p 1200 pixel resolution with OGS technology, 2GB RAM and 16GB storage. It looks solidly built and has some nice curves. Via gizchina  

MiUi Xiaomi Mi Pad tablet due in May

April 12, 2014 by Tom in Android Tablet with No Comments.

Housed in a metallic shell, the Xiaomi Mi Pad tablet will be launched in May, and will come loaded with the MiUi interface. It's rumoured to have a 1.5GHz quad-core MediaTek processor, a recent incarnation of Android, as well as MiUi - all for under $200. It's also expected to have an HD 7.9-inch display. More details and images are they're announced. Via tablet news

Ployer MOMO9 3G quad-core tablet previewed

April 11, 2014 by Tom in Ployer, Tablet with No Comments.

The upcoming China tablet Player MOMO9 has appeared on Chinese sites, along with some tech-specs. The compact, slim 7-inch tablet will feature dual-SIM 3G connectivity and run on the quad-core MediaTek MT8382 processor, clocked at 1.3GHz. Backing up the processor is of 1GB RAM. Check out some more pics below. Via imp3

Acer Aspire Switch SW5 hybrid Windows tablet

April 11, 2014 by Tom in Acer, Windows Tablet with No Comments.

Switzerland looks set to be the first country to get access to the new Acer Aspire Switch tablet, which runs Windows 8.1 and can transform into a notebook when the keyboard's attached. It also features the ability to flip the screen to display behind, which'll prove handy for presentations or sharing viral videos. The SW5 is a 10-inch tablet with a 1366 x 768 pixel IPS display, that runs on an Intel Atom Z3745 Bay Trail quad-core CPU with Intel HD graphics. The OS is Windows 8.1 and it comes with a nice 64GB of storage. Other specs include WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, micro HDMI output, microUSB 2.0 support and a front-facing HD camera. Via tablet-news

Lenovo ThinkPad 10 Intel Atom Bay Trail tablet on the way

April 9, 2014 by Tom in Lenovo, Windows Tablet with No Comments.

Winding its way onto retail sites is the latest Lenovo tablet, the 10-inch Windows-running ThinkPad 10, which is powered by the upcoming high-power Intel Atom Bay Trail Z3795 processor. The new Lenovo tablet features an 8MP rear camera and a 2MP front cam, as well as purpose-built stylus support. It also has microSD card expansion, a 33 Whr battery and WiFi connectivity. It's geared toward the multipurpose user, honing in on business types such features as a FingerPrint Scanner, Smart Card reader and Windows 8.1 Pro. It's expected to cost around $1300. Via tablet-news

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