Business PC consumers, hardcore gamers and power users in general might be boiling with rage at the sound of such a preposterous (for them) industry trend, but sometimes, raw speed is simply not the goal. Instead, it’s affordability and, above all, ultra-compact form factors that many a desktop manufacturer are after these days with so-called more »
It’s not very often that one finds multiple, totally incredible projects funding on Kickstarter all at the same time. I think that the hardest part of it all is having to choose which one(s) to support while staying within the gadget budget! But if you want something to distract and excite during the long workday, more »
In the market for a spanking new high-end Samsung smartphone and could be convinced to also buy a matching slate at the right price? T-Mobile has the perfect promo for you, shaving a cool $100 off any “latest” Samsung handheld bought alongside a Galaxy Tab 4 or Tab S. Here’s how it works. Let’s say more »
After a good few years of catering to cash-strapped power users/Android purists with respectable albeit short of remarkable Nexus devices, Google shifted its release strategy all of a sudden, throwing its hat in the high-end ring both as far as smartphones and tablets were concerned. The “unapologetic”, uncompromising Nexus 6 and 9 went for the more »
While nowhere near as glamorous or crowded as year-opening CES or MWC events, Taiwan’s Computex tech fair tends to always hold its share of surprises for PC and tablet PC enthusiasts. This year, it seems local hero Asus plans to use the computer expo as an unveil stage for at least a couple of intriguing more »
Never one to use empty promises and false advertising to edge out its army of PC rivals, Lenovo merely vowed to commercially launch the affordable Flex 3 line of “all-purpose” 2-in-1s in May back at CES in January, when these versatile Windows 8.1 machines were first unveiled.
Samsung clearly wants everything to be perfect in anticipation of its biggest tablet launch this past year or so, taking care of the obsolete pre-loaded software on Wi-Fi-only first-gen Tab S versions and now green-lighting Lollipop delivery for a cellular-enabled model.
Although globally unveiled top-shelf devices like the P8 and P8 Max phones or the MediaPad X2 tablet prove Huawei’s world-dominating aspirations are continuously growing, the Chinese OEM also keeps dishing out region-specific budget contenders.
Learning nothing from its arch-rival’s past mistakes, America’s second largest wireless service provider has decided to diversify its LTE-capable tablet portfolio with a homebrewed low-cost option. Of course, much like Verizon’s Ellipsis 7 and 8, which were manufactured and assembled by Taiwan-based ODM Quanta, the Trek HD isn’t an AT&T-built product per se.
While you have to admire Samsung’s newfound restraint as far as high-end tablet roster rejuvenation is concerned, sooner or later the iPads need to be dealt with… again. It’s pretty obvious no Galaxy Tab Pro or Note Pro sequels are coming, but the Tab S line is most definitely up for a couple of rehashes.
The Apple iPad Pro could feature a silver nanowire (AgNW) display for optimized performance and thinner touch screen profile; possible 2016 release.
If you’re in the market for great value and bang-for-your-buck hardware, Vodafone has just introduced a pair of smartphones and a tablet for new- and performance-users in mind. You can pick up the Smart Tab Prime 6 tablet, and Smart prime 6 and Smart first 6 smartphones on a pay as you go plan. Or more »