Lenovo Tab S8 is an 8 inch, full HD Android tablet for $199

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Lenovo’s been offering Android tablets for a few years, but the company’s new Lenovo Tab S8 is probably the most impressive yet. It’s an 8 inch tablet with a 1920 x 1200 pixel display, an Intel Atom Bay Trail processor, and a starting price of $199. In other words, it’s about the same size and […]

Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2, IdeaTab S8 leaked ahead of IFA

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With the IFA show scheduled to start in Berlin next week some companies are spilling the beans on their new products early. Others are having their beans spilled for them. Lenovo falls into the latter camp. Notebook Italia reports the company will introduce a new 8 inch Android tablet and an updated version of its […]

ECS 7 inch tablet with Clover Trail+ hits the FCC

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ECS is a device manufacturer based in Taiwan that produces hardware for other companies. One of those devices just showed up at the FCC website, and while it has the specs of a relatively unexciting Android tablet, I have the feeling that the ECS TC69CA1 is worth keeping an eye on. That’s because the specs […]

Asus PadFone X mini smartphone/tablet hybrid on the way?

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Asus offers a line of smartphones that you can use as tablets by sliding them into a tablet docking station. Asus PadFone devices have been available in Taiwan for a few years and this year the Asus PadFone X became the first model to officially launch in the United States when AT&T began offering the 5 […]

B&N’s Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK now available for $179

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Barnes & Noble is now selling the first Android tablet with NOOK software that the company didn’t design itself. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK is now available at B&N book stores and on the company’s website for $179 after a $20 rebate and it’s basically what it sounds like… a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 […]

Asus set to launch 9.4 inch, 14.2 inch Android tablets?

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Asus may be preparing to launch two new Android tablets featuring unusual screen sizes. Mobile Geeks spotted listings for 9.4 inch and 14.2 inch tablets from Asus in the GFXBench database. The tablets are referred to as the Asus K01E and Asus K01B, respectively, but those model numbers don’t tell the full story. It’s likely […]

B&N’s new tablet promo video looks oddly familiar

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Barnes & Noble is holding an event in New York August 20th to launch its next tablet. It’ll be the first tablet to wear the NOOK name that wasn’t designed and produced by the bookseller though. It’s a new version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4. We already know that… which is what makes the […]

Toshiba’s next-gen 10 inch Android tablet on the way?

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Toshiba may be getting ready to launch a new 10 inch Android tablet. Last year the company introduced 3 Android tablets with 10 inch screens and starting prices ranging from $250 to $600. Now a new model with a similar model number has shown up at the WiFi Alliance website suggesting a new 10 inch tablet […]

NVIDIA Shield Tablet and game controller is now available

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NVIDIA’s latest handheld gaming machine is now available… and this time it’s a tablet. The NVIDIA Shield Tablet features an 8 inch, full HD display, a Tegra K1 processor, 2GB of RAM, stereo front-facing speakers, and an emphasis on gaming. The tablet can handle thousands of Android games, including some which are optimized for the device’s […]

Allwinner’s $4 quad-core chip now shipping in $60 Android tablets


Allwinner has begun mass production of the Allwinner A33 ARM Cortex-A7 quad-core processor and the company is selling the chip to device makers for as little as $4. That means it’s showing up in some pretty cheap tablets. You can already find a handful of tablets with Allwinner A33 chips, Android 4.4 KitKat, chips at […]

LG unveils Tab Book Android convertible with Intel Core i5

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There are a growing number of Android tablets with Intel Atom processors. But LG’s going a bit higher up the food chain with its new Tab Book 11. It’s an 11.6 inch Andorid tablet with an Intel Core i5 Haswell processor and a built-in keyboard that lets you use the system like a notebook… an […]

Asus MeMO Pad 8 Android tablet review


The Asus MeMO Pad 8 ME181C is an Android tablet with an 8 inch display, an Intel Atom Bay Trail processor, and a $199 price tag. It’s also a surprisingly powerful machine for the price. Or maybe that shouldn’t be a surprise: after all the tablet has the same processor as the Asus Transformer Pad T100 — a […]

Hisense Sero 7+ is a budget Android tablet

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Hisense is adding another low-cost Android tablet to the Hisense Sero family. The Hisense Sero 7+ showed up at the FCC and WiFi certification sites recently, and it looks like an update to last year’s Hisense Sero 7 LT. The Hisense Sero 7+ features entry-level specs, and it will probably have an entry-level price. The slightly more […]