Acer’s cheap Iconia One 7 Android tablet specs bumped up to Bay Trail

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Acer offers a line of low-cost Android tablets with 7 inch screens. While there are a few different models, Acer confusingly sells all these tablets under Iconia One name. Go figure. Anyway, there are a few Iconia One 7 models with Intel Atom Z2560 Clover Trail+ dual-core processors and prices ranging from $90 to $140. Now it looks […]

Lenovo Tab S8 Android tablet now available for $200

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The Lenovo Tab S8 is an Android tablet with an 8 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel display, an Intel Atom Z3745 quad-core Bay Trail processor, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of storage. Lenovo unveiled the tablet in September, and now it’s on sale in the United States. You can pick one up from Best Buy […]

Kobo stops making tablets, shifts focus to eReaders and apps

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Digital bookseller Kobo currently offers a line of eReaders and a line of Android tablets. But moving forward, Kobo president Michael Tamblyn tells The Bookseller that the company plans to focus on eReaders and apps that can run on tablets from other companies. Kobo doesn’t currently plan to continue developing its own tablets. The move makes […]

First look: HP Slate 17 Android tablet

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As expected, HP plans to launch a 17 inch Android tablet called the HP Slate 17. It features a full HD touchscreen display, an Intel Celeron N2807 Bay Trail quad-core processor, and a starting price of about $450. The system looks more like an all-in-one desktop computer than a tablet. But it has a built-in battery […]

Qooq’s latest tablet for the kitchen sports a Tegra 4 chip

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NVIDA’s new Tegra K1 processor may be one of the fastest ARM-based chips around, but last year’s Tegra 4 isn’t exactly sluggish. That’s the chip that powers the HP Slatebook 14, the NVIDIA Tegra Note 7, and the ZTE FunBox game console, among other things. Now French tablet maker Qooq is turning to the Tegra […]

HP Slate 7 Beats Special Edition tablet launches for $250

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HP’s launching a new 7 inch Android tablet called the HP Slate 7 Beats Special Edition. The company’s been working on it for a while (we’ve been seeing reports about the tablet for months), and as you’d expect the tablet features Beats Audio. The rest of the tablet’s specs make it clear that this is […]

HP’s next-gen 7 and 8 inch tablets arrive (in France)

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Hewlett Packard has launched two new Android tablets… in France. I suspect it won’t be long before we see the new HP 8 G2 and HP Tablet 7 G2 in other countries, although the names might differ from region to region. Update: The HP 8 G2 is now available in the US for $150.  A tablet […]

Dell Venue 10 Android 2-in-1 tablet coming soon

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Dell unveiled a new Android tablet with an 8.4 inch OLED display, a super-slim design, and Intel’s RealSense 3D camera this week. But that’s not the company’s only new tablet on the way. Attendees of this week’s Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco also got a brief glimpse of Dell’s new 10 inch Android tablet. The Dell […]