Tag Archives: Tablet

Samsung Galaxy Tab [Verizon]; The good, bad and ugly

Hey gang.  Breon here.  I’m going to drop a quick review for the Samsung Galaxy Tab…the Verizon flavor.  This won’t be a full on review, but I’ll give you what I think is the good, the bad and the ugly.  Peep John’s Galaxy Tab video here. Let me start by saying, I do believe that there is a place for tablets in our gadget collection.  Well, in… Read more

Samsung lets slip plans for a 10-inch Galaxy Tab

When discussing pricing and availability in a story on the 7-inch Galaxy Tab, the Samsung Ireland General Manager, Gary Twohig, mentioned that the company is looking to launch a 10-inch version of its tablet by the first half of 2011. He’s quoted as saying it will run Android and include the V8 JavaScript Engine, meaning, of course, that it’ll be at least… Read more

Rumor: HTC and Acer tablets in the works

HTC tablet mock-up

In this edition of tablets, tablets everywhere, we’re serving up a twofer. Maybe it’s a fourfer? Both of these rumors are from Digitimes, which has a hit and miss record, so don’t take it as gospel. Supposedly, they’ve spoken to component makers who say Acer is currently shopping around for processors, namely the Tegra 2 and Snapdragon, and evaluation… Read more

Notion Ink Adam tablet headed for FCC a week early

Notion Ink Adam tablet

The dream device no one is sure is real is doing a good job of maintaining our anticipation, with little hard evidence of its existence. Notion Ink’s blog posted an update yesterday, and we were reminded of how much we want it. For those that need a reminder, the Adam is an Android tablet that’s been promised to come in several options, the most exciting… Read more

OpenPeak shows off their 7″ Android tablet

Here’s another entry for the Android tablet spreadsheet. OpenPeak let SlashGear get their paws on their new device, which is set to compete with the iPad and the Galaxy Tab all on AT&T. The OpenPeak tablet has a camera on the back (sans flash), a USB port, and more, while running on Android 2.2. The guys in the video were surprised to see Market apps… Read more

Archos 7 Home Tablet now available

I just wanted to drop a quick note, letting you know that the Archos 7 Home Tablet is now available for order on Amazon.com.  The product page also went live at Archos.com.  I think this device has some potential.  It’s certainly the right price, at $199.99.  I don’t think it’s an “iPad killer” though. Source: Archos Twitter Tech… Read more

Compal Tegra Tablet

> Can you tell that tablet devices are the hot thing this year? It seems that every electronics company under the sun is coming out of the wood-work with a tablet or E-reader, Compal is no exception. NVIDIA was seen at CES showing off Compal’s Android tablet boasting wifi, SIM / microSD slot, Android 2.0, HDMI out, 1080p video, flash 10.1, and a 7… Read more

Archos 5 Internet Tablet and SmartQ V5 MID

Archos 5 Internet Tablet The Archos 5 Internet Tablet is a 4.8 inch touch screen web browsing multimedia player. Just some of the major specs are an ARM Cortex A8 processor, 256MB RAM, up to 500GB storage, and Android 1.5. You can find a more complete spec sheet at the Archos website here. While the screen is aboslutely amazing looking, the… Read more

Does HTC have a dual screen Android in the works?

Little clues are popping up from numerous sources lately. One tells of a LinkedIn profile that mentions a “dual screen software architecture” for Android. Another says that HTC is working on multiple flavors of touch tablets, one of which will run Chrome. So far, the details include a Qualcomm processor (widely thought to be a 1GHz Snapdragon),… Read more