- News tagged "tablet"
Thursday, 25 Jul 2013
Intel recently announced that its new range of Y-Series fourth generation (Haswell) processors will be shipping to manufacturers later in the year. These low powered chips are said to have a 4.5W scenario design power (SDP), and will power devices such as tablets and hybrid PCs.
After tons of leaks, Google has today officially unveiled a new version of the Nexus 7 tablet. Running Android 4.3, it sports a Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core 1.5GHz processor, 2GB RAM, 1,920 x 1,200-pixel IPS LCD display, 5MP rear camera, and built-in Qi wireless charging.
Along with the brand new Google Nexus 7 tablet, Google also took the opportunity to unveil Android 4.3 -- an upgrade to Jelly Bean that brings with it a few new features like Bluetooth Smart support (Bluetooth Low-Energy) and restricted profiles.
Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013
Thanks to Android Central (and its source), we now have by far the closest look at the long awaited Nexus 7 successor. Spoiler: Specs match what have been leaked so far.
Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013
The Straits Times will be launching its new Straits Times app for Android tablets on Google Play Store from tomorrow, 18 July. The new app will come with a 7-day archive and push notifications, with readers having access to full print content.
Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013
Chinese PC manufacturer Lenovo, has recently announced that it just opened a manufacturing plant right in the U.S. The world's largest PC manufacturer will now be assembling some devices in their North Carolina factory, cutting down on shipping times to American consumers.
Monday, 15 Jul 2013
Microsoft has shaved S$180 from each of its Surface RT tablet variant with effect from today, 15 July 2013.
Thursday, 4 Jul 2013
Colorful has announced the Colorfly U781 Q1, which is a 6.8mm think tablet that features an Allwinner A31S Quad-Core processor as well as a 5.0-megapixel autofocus rear camera and a 2.0-megapixel front camera.
Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013
Mozilla states its intentions to go beyond smartphones for its Firefox OS.
Notebook contract manufacturers, mostly based in Taiwan, have been reporting low notebook shipments for a while now. However in Q1 2013, shipments hit the lowest point in three years -- lower than even what analysts have expected it to be.