Samsung Galaxy Book 2 tablet hands-on: Performance takes a back seat to battery life

After spending an intensive few days with Samsung’s Galaxy Book 2, we can see that it follows in the footsteps of the first-generation Galaxy Book that shipped last year by aiming to be a good value. It’s still a traditional Windows 2-in-1 tablet built around Samsung’s terrific AMOLED displays and rich sound, with LTE capability, a pen … Read more Samsung Galaxy Book 2 tablet hands-on: Performance takes a back seat to battery life

The Pixel Slate Chrome OS tablet can multitask with a keyboard or with a stylus

Chrome OS has evolved, starting on laptops it has gotten on tablets too. After Acer’s tabGoogle unveiled its own hardware – meet the Google Pixel Slate. The Slate has a 6MP screen with a sharp 293ppi pixel density. Google optimized the Chrome OS interface for a more desktop experience. It starts with a version of desktop … Read more The Pixel Slate Chrome OS tablet can multitask with a keyboard or with a stylus

Lenovo Tops Indian Tablet Market With 94 Percent Growth: CMR

While the Indian tablet PC market recorded a 4 percent decline (Year-on-Year) in the third quarter this year, Lenovo captured 20.3 percent share to lead the segment, witnessing 94 percent growth over the previous quarter, market research firm CMR said on Monday. Acer grabbed the second spot with 16 percent market share in terms of unit shipments. “Over … Read more Lenovo Tops Indian Tablet Market With 94 Percent Growth: CMR

Tablet shipments kept going down in Q3, but Apple gained

The third quarter of 2017 ended with 40 million tablets shipped globally, IDC said in its latest report. Growing demand for phones and traditional PCs strengthening their positions have been pointed out as the main reasons for the shipments decline for a 12th consecutive quarter. According to the analysts, the fall is 5.4% from 42.3 … Read more Tablet shipments kept going down in Q3, but Apple gained

India Tablet Sales Declined 16 Percent in March Quarter: CMR

Sales of tablet PCs fell by 16 percent year-on-year to around 7.6 lakh units during January-March, hurt by lack of any promotional activity by device makers, says a report. The tablet shipments in the March quarter were also down by 6 percent compared to the previous October-December quarter, the report by research firm CMR said. … Read more India Tablet Sales Declined 16 Percent in March Quarter: CMR

Tablet Market Extends Slide as Consumer Habits Shift: IDC, Strategy Analytics

The tablet craze from a few years ago showed more signs of fading this year, with most major producers reporting sales declines, market surveys showed Thursday. IDC reported an 8.5 percent drop in global tablet shipments to 36.2 million. This was the 10th straight quarterly decline for tablets, IDC said. A separate survey by Strategy … Read more Tablet Market Extends Slide as Consumer Habits Shift: IDC, Strategy Analytics

Android 7.0 update restarts for Xperia Z5, Z3+ and Z4 Tablet

Sony has re-issued the Android 7.0 update for the Xperia Z5, Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z4 Tablet after it suspended it almost a month ago due to issues reported by early adopters. The update carries the build number 32.3.A.0.376 while the last update was 32.3.A.0.372. The firmware will be gradually rolling out to each Xperia … Read more Android 7.0 update restarts for Xperia Z5, Z3+ and Z4 Tablet

LG launches new G Pad III 10.1 tablet with octa-core CPU, 5MP front camera

Shortly after being leaked by the usually reliable tipster @evleaks, LG has launched the LG G Pad III 10.1 FHD LTE tablet. As clear from the device’s name, it sports a 10.1-inch screen. Display resolution is 1920×1200, and the tablet also offers support for LTE. The new G Pad III 10.1 is powered by an … Read more LG launches new G Pad III 10.1 tablet with octa-core CPU, 5MP front camera

Huawei teases Honor S1 smartwatch and a tablet

Huawei is teasing a new smartwatch under the Honor brand dubbed the Honor S1. It will be unveiled at an event on October 18. But wait, you say, Huawei said no new Android Wear devices will come out this year. So, is this a Tizen watch? First teaser image for the Honor S1 smartwatch Could … Read more Huawei teases Honor S1 smartwatch and a tablet

Rumor: Google may add a Huawei-built 7-inch tablet to its lineup this fall

Google may serve a side of tablet with the main entrée of Pixel phones this fall. According to the (usually very accurate) hardware-leaking Evan Blass a new tablet will be built by Huawei and ready by year’s end. We’re already expecting two new smartphones from HTC to be shown off in early October. Follow Evan … Read more Rumor: Google may add a Huawei-built 7-inch tablet to its lineup this fall