- News tagged "tablet"
Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012
While the alleged iPad Mini is still somewhat of a mystery, mockups of cases for the device have seemed to further cement its possible existence. According to 9to5Mac, case maker DeviceWear has posted up and later took down a website containing some nice renders of the iPad Mini sheathed in their cases.
A 10-inch variant of the BlackBerry PlayBook appeared in a Vietnamese forum, which suggests that the tablet game may not be over yet for Research in Motion.
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012
Microsoft has confirmed in its annual report, that Windows 8 will be available to the public on the 26th of October, 2012. That will also be the day that consumers will also be able to put their hands on a Surface tablet.
More leaked court documents have surfaced during the very public Apple vs Samsung legal spat. This time, they revealed that Samsung has allegedly been working on a "P10" tablet that would feature a 256 ppi, 11.8-inch 2560 x 1600 super high resolution Retina-like display and LTE connectivity.
iMore's sources claim that Apple will be holding a special event on 12th September to launch the next generation iPhone. The iPad Mini will also be announced.
Thursday, 26 Jul 2012
Not much is known about Huawei's upcoming MediaPad 7 Lite tablet so far, except that it would run on a near-stock build of ICS, feature an IPS display capable of 1080p HD video playback and support "cellular voice calls, SMS and MMS via 3G".
Reports point to Dell as being the next manufacturer to participate in building Windows RT devices. However, recent reports say otherwise, indicating that Dell might be left out of the upcoming Windows RT launch.
A Swedish online tech store, Webhallen, was found to have the retail prices of Windows Surface tablets listed on its site. The prices indicated for the ARM-based Windows RT tablets, are much higher than an iPad with similar specs.
Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012
According to a report from Reuters based on information from an executive at Staples, Amazon might be releasing a 10-inch version of the Kindle Fire during their next launch.
Monday, 23 Jul 2012
Microsoft announced some of its app store pricing details, meant to give developers incentives to get started on the Windows 8 environment.