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9.7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 flaunts uber-slender profile in leaked renders

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.

iPad Pro with AgNW display likely pushed to 2016 release

The Apple iPad Pro could feature a silver nanowire (AgNW) display for optimized performance and thinner touch screen profile; possible 2016 release.

Vodafone’s budget devices arrive with healthy specs, Lollipop, 4G

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 »

Waiting for the Surface Pro 4? Tip points to mid-May reveal

You’ve got to hand it to Microsoft for improving their Surface Pro line over the years, and generating huge buzz and excitement. Those eagerly waiting for information about the anticipated Surface Pro 4 may only have a couple weeks left. At least that’s what a secret source has indicated.

Business-friendly Dell Venue 10 7000 Android tab now available for $500 and up

Never a name to be reckoned with in the tablet computer décor, Dell learned to branch out in the eleventh hour, at long last going after Android users. We mean really going after them, with extravagant hardware rivaling the productivity of your standard Windows gear.

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Lenovo squeezes Chrome OS for education into 1L ThinkCentre Chromebox Tiny

Chromebooks and especially Chromeboxes continue to struggle in the mainstream consumer-oriented PC landscape, where Windows and OS X-powered laptops and desktops comfortably run the show.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro prices drop like flies on Amazon, 8.4 incher starts at $230

Does everybody agree Android slates in general have always felt one step behind Apple’s iPads? It’s weird, really, but no matter the state-of-the-art processors Samsung stuffs into its Galaxy Tabs and gargantuan GNotes, they end up lagging and incapable of pushing the same smooth, rich content as their iOS-running counterparts.

Acer rehashes Iconia One 8 and Tab 10 with a greater emphasis on youngsters

While many of you US-located power Android users probably never knew Iconia One 8s and Tab 10s even existed, Acer worked diligently behind the scenes on sequels to the low-cost slates available via Amazon.

Sit tight, Android gamers, 5.1 for Nvidia Shield Tablet and Portable are both nigh

Even though the newest iteration of Android is a couple of weeks old already, which should have given Google plenty of time to update the entire Nexus roster, you can still count the 5.1-powered devices on the fingers of one hand.

HP upgrades Pavilion x360 and Envy x360 convertibles, keeps prices low

Finding a premium-looking, versatile, powerful and relatively inexpensive Windows 8.1 laptop/tablet hybrid is certainly no easy feat, but HP’s new Pavilion x360 and Envy x360 rosters appear to be ticking all the essential boxes.

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0/9.7 go up for US pre-orders ahead of May 1 launch

Internationally unveiled a few weeks back, Samsung’s newest mid-range tablet recruits are now officially headed stateside as well. And in case last year’s Galaxy Tab 4 trio didn’t make it clear enough, the Tab A 8.0 and 9.7 do – it’s all about providing low-cost choice for prospective iPad Air/Mini buyers.

Deal of the day: Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7 at $105 in RadioShack stores

It’s raining lucrative gadget promotions this beginning of the week, and in case you’re made of steel and able to resist both the Fire HD 7 deal at Amazon and Best Buy and BlackBerry’s assortment of discounts, we have something even better for you.