Jan 292013
 

According to media reports, Samsung has released a crimson color Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Tablet PC, this new product is priced at $220, and also it has a free deep red housing.

This 7-inch tablet PC is equipped with a dual-core CPU and Android 4.1 system. It comes with a built-in microSD slot, Bluetooth 3.0, integrated infrared for home theater control  and a USB 2.0 interface.

At the end of last year, Samsung introduced new color version product as promotional, including the crimson Galaxy 2 7.0. Samsung Galaxy S3 has shown chromatic aberration, its color is said to look like a brick-red, but lighter in direct light environment.

The Samsung Galaxy 2 7.0 Tablet PC Verizon sells is also divided into black and white two colors, and it has the 4G LTE version and WiFi version.

Samsung resellers sells this tablet from the beginning of this week.

Jan 252013
 

According to the latest news reports: the Gigabyte S1185 has recently appeared in the FCC website, which is priced at about $ 1000, and it’s expected to land in the U.S. market in April. It will provide the optional keyboard dock.

According to reports, the Gigabyte S1185 tablet is equipped with Intel i5 Ivy Bridge processor, 8GB RAM memory, 256GB solid-state memory, 11.6-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920 * 1080, pre-installed Windows 8 operating system and with 5270mAh 39Whr capacity battery. It provides VGA port, HDMI interface and USB interface, the weight is about 0.9kg.

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Jan 252013
 

According to media reports, due to the listing of the lower price iPad Mini, the iPad average selling price fell sharply $101-467 USD in the fourth quarter of last year, a decrease of 18%. IPad average selling price for the fourth quarter of last year fell 8% compared with $508 in the third quarter. On November 2 last year, Apple started selling the iPad Mini, and the first weekend shipments reached 3.0 million units. Apple sells a number of models iPad Mini, with fares starting at $349.

The IPad shipments rose 48 percent to 22.9 million units in the fourth quarter of last year, more than 22% increase of the revenue. 22.9 million units of iPad shipments is in line with the Wall Street expectations.

Apple did not disclose the iPad Mini shipments. Apple CEO Tim Cook and CFO Peter Oppenheimer have repeatedly said that the company was not able to meet the market demand. When it comes to the iPad Mini, Cook said, “We hope to be able to produce more iPad Mini.”

When asked the average selling price fell whether to disclose iPad Mini shipments, market research firm Technology Business Research analyst Ezra Gottheil said, “of which there are a large number of variables. IPad product line includes iPad Mini, iPad 2 and fourth-generation iPad, each product also includes supporting for LTE (Long Term Evolution) and various models of storage capacity. ”

Apple yesterday said to Wall Street analysts, the average selling price of the quarter is expected to continue to fall.

Jan 252013
 

 

On Microsoft Corp. today’s earnings teleconference, the CFO Peter Klein said that Microsoft is in close cooperation with OEM manufacturers and cheap chip manufacturers to develop a cheaper Surface Tablet PC. Currently, two Microsoft’s Surface products, the Surface RT and Surface Pro are priced at $500 to $1,000.

Klein admitted the fact of the Surface product general sales, but he said that Microsoft will absolutely continue to expand sales of the Surface through a variety of methods. Microsoft did not disclose any Surface specific sales figures, but summed up the overall performance of the last quarter in the teleconference.

But according to analyst estimate, since the listing of Surface RT, its probable sales should between 600,000-1,000,000 units, which is only 3% sales when compared with the Apple iPad. In other words, Microsoft is indeed in a great need to expand the Surface products number and more affordable Price. Now the price of a Surface Pro is even higher than a MacBook Pro’s, which definitely makes a considerable part of consumers to abandon plans to buy Surface products.

Jan 212013
 

Earlier today, Sony finally announced its Xperia Tablet Z Tablet PC in Japan. As you can expect, this Android 4.1 tablet has a 10.1-inch screen, and a similar design element with the smart phone, but its internal specifications are as following: It’s with Qualcomm 1.5GHz quad-core APQ8064 processor, 2GB RAM, 32GB built-in storage, 10.1-inch 1920×1200 screen (with Mobile Bravia Engine 2), 8.1 million Exmor R camera, NFC, LTE (MDM9215M Radio), microSD supporting, as well as Sony own S-Force virtual surround sound technology.

It is amazing that all those are closely placed in its 6.9mm thick body, and the weight is only 495 grams. It is not only a major leap after the Xperia Tablet S retire, but also  breaks the Toshiba Excite 10 LE records in two fields (thickness and weight).

The tablet is equipped with a 6000mAh battery, slightly smaller than the Excite 10 LE 6690mAh. Of course, the Sony Xperia Tablet Z is both waterproof and dustproof. However, the price and the sale date are unknown.

Jan 172013
 

Yesterday there was news that Sony decided to introduce a high-end positioning Xperia Tablet Z tablet. And according to the latest leaked documents, this Xperia series new tablet will be officially unveiled next week.

The Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo files show that the Sony’s new product will be officially released on January 22, in addition to the Xperia Z flagship phone, there is also the Xperia Tablet Z Tablet PC. From the 23nd to 27th, consumers who want to purchase new machine can visit the NTT DoCoMo store to experience it.

Compared to the first Xperia series Tablet PC the Tablet S, Sony Xperia Tablet Z is positioned more high-end. The tablet will use a larger 10.1-inch 1920 * 1080 screen, built-in 2GB RAM and 32GB storage space, it provides 6000mAh battery, and runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean system.

This new Xperia tablet will give up the NVIDIA quad-core processor that Tablet S uses, but to have the popular Qualcomm S4 Pro APQ8064 quad-core processor (the latest flagship phone Xperia Z of also using the APQ8064).

Sony Xperia Tablet Z body thickness is only 6.9mm, and same with the previous generation, the tablet will also have a water-proof and dust-proof functions, and also has the NFC and Bluetooth 4.0 features, it supports LTE 4G network. It must be mentioned that the camera feature of the tablet is amazing, it has a 8.1 megapixel main camera and a 2.2 megapixel camera in front.

Jan 152013
 

At the end of last week’s CES show, Archos displayed the latest 7-inch game Android Tablet GamePad, which has been determined to be sold next month and is priced at $169. This tablet appearance is somewhat similar to the PS Vita, after fixing the handle in the left and right sides of the screen, the 14 fixed keys can give consumers new gaming experience.

On the specifications, this game tablet is with a 1.6GHz dual-core processor, Mali-400GPU, 1GB RAM and 8GB built-in memory, and it supports up to 32GB MicroSD expansion. And also it’s equipped with USB 2.0 interface and miniHDMI interface, front camera, microphone and G-sensor, it runs the Android 4.1 operating system. The whole weight is 0.7 pounds.

Jan 102013
 

Dell officially released its Latitude 10 Tablet PC based on the Intel Atom processor and standard Windows 8 operating system for corporate users in October last year, but its up to $650 price makes many enterprises hesitated. Currently, Dell has decided to launch a more reasonable price reduction version Latitude 10 tablet – Latitude 10 Essentials for those business users who are on a limited budget.

According to reports, Latitude 10 Essentials will still be powered by Intel Atom processor, only the Wacom stylus stylus and removable battery design have been removed, currently the 64GB model can be ordered, and its price is $ 579.

In addition, Dell will also release the $499 32GB version Latitude 10 Essentials.

As a comparison, the Microsoft Surface RT Tablet based on ARM processor and Windows RT operating system 32GB and 64GB models minimum price are respectively $499 and $699.

Jan 102013
 

Panasonic exhibited a 20-inch 4K HD Windows 8 Pro Tablet PC used on Making Tools at CES2013, this Tablet PC has a 20-inch, 3840 x 2560 4K high-definition display, the screen ratio is 15:10, and it’s powered by Windows 8 Pro operating system, with Intel Core i5 processor, 4GB memory and 16GB storage space. It supports Bluetooth 4.0 and USB 2.0, and it has two cameras.

The tablet has excellent viewing angles, and even has cloud storage solution, so you can edit photos via cloud storage online synchronous operation.

However, due to its ultra-fine resolution, the font will be very small when browsing the web or in the actual manipulation, so for a 20-inch size Windows 8 Tablet PC, the super 4K resolution display is not particularly useful.

Jan 092013
 

We have seen the Lenovo 27-inch AIO that can be used as a queen-sized tablet in CES2013. Now, Asus has also announced its Windows 8 AIO product, which has similar functions, but has different solutions from Lenovo. Asus on CES2013 press release revealed its own Transformer AIO product, which is equipped with 18.4-inch full-HD screen, also can be free from the base to use as a single tablet product.

The Asus Transformer AIO machine, is equipped with 18.4 inches 1920×1080 resolution screen, a built-in Intel Core processor for mobile Windows 8 applications, but they did not disclose the product’s battery specification.

But this is not the Transformer AIO machine coolest features. It also has a built-in Nvidia Tegra 3 processor, that can run Android 4.1 jelly bean operating system. Asus said, it can switch between the Windows 8 and Android with a key.

Asus didn’t announce the release time of the Transformer AIO machine, but the starting price of the product that has built-in Intel Core i3 is $1299, and the i5 and i7 version prices are higher.