TABLET

June 1st, 2011

AMD’s Press Conference Confirms Entry into Tablet Market, Llano to be Launched at a Later Date

AMD’s Senior Vice President, Rick Bergman, began the company’s press conference at Computex with a series of surprises: their Llano processor is not going to be launched at this expo, and AMD is getting into the tablet market. Llano is set to be AMD’s first APU targeted at mainstream audiences as well as their first [...]

May 30th, 2011

ViewSonic Demonstrates Oak Trail Powered Tablet at Computex

Today at Computex ViewSonic showed off their first tablet powered by the new Intel Oak Trail processor, the ViewPad 10 Pro. The ViewPad 10 Pro has a 10 inch screen and is capable of running both Android 2.2 and Windows 7. While the ViewPad 10 does not run the latest Android OS release, HoneyComb, users [...]

May 13th, 2011

New 10.1 inch Tablet Display from Samsung 2,560 x 1,600 Resolution

Samsung reports that it is ready to unveil its new 10.1 inch LCD screen with a resolution of 2,560 x 1,600 at next week’s SID Display Week 2011 International Symposium in Los Angeles. This resolution amounts to 300 DPI, and is far greater than any other tablet display on the market. In comparison, the current [...]

May 13th, 2011

Rumours of an Amazon Tablet Confirmed?

Rumours of Amazon launching a tablet were somewhat vindicated today when Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos told a reporter from Consumer Reports to “stay tuned” when asked about the possibility of such a device in an interview. Earlier this month Digitimes reported that Taiwanese manufacturer Quanata Computer, an OEM partner of RIM and Sony, has received [...]

June 14th, 2010

Samsung Galaxy Tablet Specs Revealed

Samsung recently released an image of its Galaxy tablet prototype, a scaled up version of its Galaxy mobile phone, and we now have details on the innards of Samsung’s attempt at an iPad competitor. The Samsung Galaxy Tape will initially be featured as a 7″ model with AMOLED screen, and running Google’s Android 2.2 (Froyo) [...]

May 19th, 2010

MSI Atom Tablets Spotted at Electronics Event

Two new tablets from MSI that debuted as prototypes during CES, have received updated specs and been confirmed for release at the Digital Consumer Channel event held in the United Arab Emirates. The first is a single-screen 9.7″ model reported to run Windows 7. No specifications are available at this time, but attendees at the [...]

January 27th, 2010

Apple Announces iPad Tablet

It has been a while since niche consumer electronics manufacturer Apple launched an entirely new product, rather than revision recycles of already existing lines. Today marks the entrance of the Apple iPad, a touchscreen tablet PC that the company says will revolutionize the market. In terms of technical specs, the device is actually rather impressive [...]

June 3rd, 2009

GIGABYTE Shows Off Latest Portable Creations

In this year’s unveiling at Computex 2009 from June the 2nd to June the 6th, will be line-ups from GIGABYTE notebooks from TouchNote series, the T1028 sporting touch and swivel-to-tablet, with tweaks that accommodate the likes of Intel’s Atom N280, flirting new resolution options at 1366×768. Myou series racks up a S1024 to contend in [...]