tablets

Nexus 9 Review: Google's Flagship Tablet Is Nothing Special

A fleet of new Nexii are here; a phone, a tablet, and a set-top-box. The first to touch down is the Nexus 9, Google’s second attempt to make a big Nexus tablet that can hang with the iPad. It’s not a total whiff, but it’s no home run either.


Telstra's Top 4G Mobile Broadband Plan Is A Bit Silly [Updated]

If you use a lot of mobile data, it can be attractive to go all-out and find a plan that has extra capacity over what you’d usually use. Having the freedom to browse the ‘net and download and not limit yourself can be a liberating experience. There are times when you should hold back, though — it just doesn’t make sense to buy Telstra’s two most expensive mobile broadband plans.


Dick Smith Weekend Shock-Take Sale!

Tech deals so good they’re scary: 15% off Canon cameras, up to 20% off Samsung TVs and 15% off Asus Notebooks over $500! That brings the Asus Transformer Book T100 hybrid laptop/tablet down to just $479! Dicksmith.com.au also exclusively has the new Pebble Steel smartwatch up for grabs at just $229. Here’s what you need to know.


The New iPad And iPad Mini Displays: One Step Forward, One Full Stop

A key element for a great tablet has always been a truly innovative and top performing display, and the best leading edge tablets have always flaunted their beautiful high tech displays. So how do the new iPads stack up?


Deals: Dick Smith eBay Store Sale This Weekend!

Need a new power laptop? The official Dick Smith eBay store has slashed $300 off the impressive HP Envy 17 with 17-inch display, 2.4GHz Core i7 processor, 16GB RAM and 2GB Nvidia graphics – now just $1699! Until midnight Monday you can also save $30 on Samsung’s premium 8.4-inch Galaxy Tab S and score hundreds off Samsung’s huge 65-inch Ultra HD LED TV. Here are the details.


Nexus 9: Australian Pricing And Release Date

Google’s incredible new 9-inch Nexus-branded tablet finally has an Australian price, and it’s a little heftier on the dollars than we thought it would be.


The iPad Mini 3 Is A Terrible Deal, And You Shouldn't Buy It

The iPad mini 3 is a pretty good small tablet. I know this because it is almost the exact same device as last year’s retina iPad mini, a device that I reviewed and enjoyed. If you’re going to buy an iPad mini, buy that one. It costs $130 less in Australia.


The iPad Mini 3 Is Just The iPad Mini 2 With Touch ID

Last year’s update turned the iPad Mini into the tablet we deserved. And this time around Apple has given us, uh, pretty much the exact same thing as last year. But hey — Touch ID! And goldpagne. Don’t forget goldpagne.


The Nexus 9 Is Android's iPad Air

It’s been nearly two years since we’ve seen a new Nexus tablet, but the wait is over. Alongside a new Nexus 6 phone, the Nexus Player, and a new version of Android, the Nexus 9 is finally official. It’s like the iPad Air, but Android.


Acer Switch 10: Australian Review

More and more, we’re starting top see thin tablets that don’t compromise on performance to deliver a normal and usable computing experience. You can equally use these devices for everyday productivity, for watching movies on a long plane trip, or for checking Facebook and Twitter on the train into work. Acer’s new Switch 10 convertible laptop runs proper Windows, and has a proper detachable keyboard, but has the form factor of an entirely portable (but powerful) tablet.


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