android tablets

Intel Bay Trail: Laptop-Tablet Hybrids Might Actually Keep Up Now

Just a couple of months ago, Intel’s new 4th generation processors helped laptops get a whole lot better. Now Intel’s trying to work the same magic on mobile. Meet Bay Trail, a new flavour of chips designed specifically to make Windows 8 and Android tablets more awesome.


Is This The Next Google Nexus 7?

We’ve been hearing that Google will release a new version of the Nexus 7 in July for some time now and with Google hosting an event on July 24, that’s probably when we’ll officially see the new Nexus 7. But if you can’t wait a week, here’s what the upcoming Nexus 7 will probably look like.


Intel Studybook Hands-On: The Indestructible Education Tablet

Intel’s Classmate Convertibles have been a huge success: seven million of these PCs are scattered across the globe in classrooms in more than 70 countries. Now Intel is introducing a new product to the Learning Series; a cheap, versatile, tough, education tablet.


The Dead Simplest Way To Root Your Nook Tablet

If you’ve manage to get a Nook Tablet shipped to your fine self here in Australia, good news! We’ve seen the Nook Tablet rooted before, but this has to be the easiest process out there. All you need is a 2GB SD card, a computer that runs Windows, and a Nook Tablet with tablet software version 1.4.1 or earlier.


Locked Transformer Prime Bootloader Brings Out The Pitchforks

Asus has been the target of criticism from some angry power users who are worried they won’t be able to customise the brand new Transformer Prime as much as they want to. And rightly so!


Sony's Android Tablet Just Got $US100 Cheaper

Sony’s weird-looking — but pretty good! — Tablet S has only been out for four months, and Sony’s already slashing the price by $US100. It seems Sony, like other manufacturers, was a tad optimistic on what people are willing to pay for an Android tablet. AU: We’re checking with Sony to see if Australia will get the price drop too.


Install Android 3.0 Honeycomb On The Nook Color

The best Android tablet is the Android tablet that can run Android 3.0 ‘Honeycomb’. And I guess that means the Nook Color, which has just received a port of Android 3.0 Honeycomb. Which you can install. Right now. Well, if you have a Nook colour, that is.


Toshiba Hasn't Finished With Its Tegra 2 Android Tablets

The last time Toshiba tried its hand at a Tegra 2 tablet, it stank. Will this mysterious 10.1-inch Android tablet do any better? Probably not. It will run on Android Honeycomb, however.


Video: 7-Inch Samsung Galaxy Tab, Prowling In The Wild

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Oh hello there, Samsung Galaxy Tab. Fancy seeing you here, being tested on a bus in Sydney! From the looks of it, you’re going to a downright decent iPad alternative when you’re released next month.


Motorola, Verizon Working On Android-Based 10-inch TV Tablet?

We’ve heard rumours of Motorola and Verizon partnering up for an Android tablet before, but this one’s rather interesting. According to the Financial Times, the two companies are putting together some sort of TV tablet: