Tag Archives: Tablet computers

VIDEO: Datawind Releases $37.99 Android Tablet In US

16 Dec

VIDEO: Datawind Releases $37.99 Android Tablet In US

Datawind first made waves back in 2011 with an Android tablet available to the schools in India for a government-subsidized price of $22. Known as the Aakash 2, the little tablet that could is now available in the US for $37.99 under the name UbiSlate 7Ci . The UbiSlate 7Ci anchors a lineup of tablets […]

VIDEO: Apple Favors Gift Cards Over Discounts For Black Friday

29 Nov

VIDEO: Apple Favors Gift Cards Over Discounts For Black Friday

Apple is offering gift cards of up to $150 when you purchase a gadget through its US online and retails outlets. If you pick up a new iPad Mini or iPad 2, expect to get a $50 Apple Store gift card. The iPad Air is worthy of a $75 gift card. And at Walmart, you […]

VIDEO: Apple Ramps Up IPad Mini With Retina Display Production

27 Nov

VIDEO: Apple Ramps Up IPad Mini With Retina Display Production

Apple’s iPad Mini with Retina display shipments are up in November, according to a new report. Apple has upped its iPad Mini orders to 4 million units in November after clearing some bottlenecks in production. The iPad Mini with Retina display has been hit with low supply after Apple had issues getting enough Retina displays. […]

VIDEO: IPad Mini With Retina Gets The Teardown Treatment, Not Easy To Repair

13 Nov

VIDEO: IPad Mini With Retina Gets The Teardown Treatment, Not Easy To Repair

Apple’s iPad Mini with Retina, which hit store shelves this week, is not so easy to repair, according to a recent iFixit teardown. iFixit on Wednesday released its official teardown of the iPad Mini with Retina display and discovered that the device, like the previous tablets Apple has launched, is not very easy to take […]

VIDEO: IPad Mini 2 Reportedly Delayed By Display Glitch

8 Nov

VIDEO: IPad Mini 2 Reportedly Delayed By Display Glitch

Consumers waiting for the new iPad Mini may have to wait awhile longer. Korean News site ETNews claims Apple is pushing back the launch of the Mini 2 due to burn-in problems on the tablet’s LCD panel. Citing an unnamed industry source, ETNews says that the glitch stems from the indium gallium zinc oxide technology […]

VIDEO: How The IPad Air Got Thinner, Lighter

2 Nov

VIDEO: How The IPad Air Got Thinner, Lighter

The iPad 4 was a relatively hefty 1.44 pounds. The Air is an even 1 pound. So, how did Apple do it? As iFixit demonstrated in its teardown of the Air , the device’s 33 WHr, two-cell battery is “decidedly less monstrous than the previous iPad’s 43 WHr, three-cell behemoth.” So cutting back on this […]

VIDEO: IPad Air Tracker Shows Availability At Up To 20 Stores

1 Nov

VIDEO: IPad Air Tracker Shows Availability At Up To 20 Stores

On the hunt for Apple’s new tablet today or in the near future? There are still plenty of models available both online and in stores, but it might not stay that way for long. Developer Mordy Tikotzky, who created a tool for finding stock and being alerted to new deliveries of iPhone 5S models last […]

VIDEO: IPad Air Joins US Cellular’s Lineup Nov 8

26 Oct

VIDEO: IPad Air Joins US Cellular’s Lineup Nov 8

Just call November 8 “Apple Day” for US Cellular. That’s when the carrier opens it registers for the iPad Air tablet, along with the iPhone 5S and 5C smartphones. US Cellular will also sell the iPad Mini with Retina Display, though the company hasn’t shared a sale date yet.

VIDEO: Microsoft Surface 2 And Windows 8 Slates Poised To Take Android Market Share

26 Oct

VIDEO: Microsoft Surface 2 And Windows 8 Slates Poised To Take Android Market Share

In the burgeoning 7 and 8-inch tablet segment of the market, Google’s Nexus 7 and Amazon’s Kindle Fire HDX are positioned well versus higher priced competitors like the iPad Mini, but as far as premium 10-inch slates go, the Surface 2 looks strong. Apple will definitely kill it with the iPad Air tough. Its super […]

VIDEO: Best Buy Will Give $200 For Old IPads Through Nov. 9

23 Oct

VIDEO: Best Buy Will Give $200 For Old IPads Through Nov. 9

Best Buy Will Give $200 For Old IPads Through Nov. 9