Brief, Blurry Video of Samsung Tablet

The Samsung tablet has found time to shoot a video, albeit a blurry cameo. Behold just under thirty seconds of the Tab acting like a phone. Yeah, a huge 7-inch phone. We know some are calling this thing the “Tape” but we’ll stick with “Tab” for now. As a refresher, ...

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Nintendo DS or the First NEC Android Tablet?

The answer is the first NEC Android tablet, despite it’s incredible similarity to the Nintendo DS.  Pictured to the left is the NEC LifeTouch, and Android 2.1 based tablet with a 7 inch touch screen that will respond to both finger and stylus input. I know you want specs and for me to ...

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$88 Android 5-Inch Tablet. Seriously.

The above video shows a brand new $88 5 inch Android tablet that was shown at the Computex 2010 show last week.  This is the Acorp 5″ Rockchip 600mhz ARM9 based Android tablet, not a bad looking little unit.

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Huawei Planning 7-Inch Tablet with 1GHz Processor

In an effort to gain a stronger foothold on the consumer and enterprise market, Chinese hardware marker Huawei is planning an Android tablet of their own.  Running a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, it also features a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen display (800X480 or 1024X600) and 3G support ...

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Android 2.1 Powered Huawei S7 Tablet Works as 7-Inch Phone

If there is one thing Android has certainly become very good at, it’s blurring the line between tablet and smart phone.  Where exactly does one decide to stop calling something a phone?  Is it five inches?  How about 5.5-inches? What if the device was 7-inches and still had the ability to ...

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First Look at Samsung Tab

Wow!  Samsung, what are you guys up to?  Take a look at that picture and you will see what appears to be a massive Samsung Galaxy S.  The image made its way online via the (official) Samsung South Africa Blog twitter account just a half hour ago.  Obviously we don’t know anything about it ...

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Chipmaker Via Saying that $100 Android Tablets Coming to Challenge iPad

Bloomberg is reporting that computer chip maker Via is saying that there are $100 tablets coming to the US in the second half of 2010 that contain their chips.  Richard Brown, Vice- President of Marketing, says that there will be 5 models ranging from the low of $100 to the- high of $150. ...

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Entourage Systems Partners to Bring Android Powered “DualBook” To Colleges and Schools

In a press release put out today, Entourage systems, creator of the world’s first Android powered “dual book,” announced that they have partnered with The Douglas Stewart Company to bring the “dual book” to colleges and schools.  It seems that both Entourage ...

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WePad changes name to WeTab

Remember that pretty Android tablet that was announced a few weeks ago called the “WePad”? A friend of mine is tablet shopping, and she was interested in the iPad. I suggested she wait for the WePad, and I even tried to show her how awesome this thing looked. However, when I tried ...

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Archos 7 Inch Android Tablet To Launch in June

Archos already came out with a 5-inch Android device last fall, but it’s clearly hoping to make some waves with its 7-inch, more tablet-y model which is coming out this June.   It will sell for $199.99.  The Archos device will feature a 600MHz ARM 9 processor (Am I the only one who wishes ...

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ARCHOS 7 Announced, First Large Screen Android Tablet Under $200

Today find Archos formerly announcing their ARCHOS 7 home tablet which aims to bridge the gap between smart phone and desktop computers. With its 7-inch touch screen (800×480) and sleek form factor, the tablet connects via WiFi hotspots and provides access to the Internet. Stay in touch ...

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Velocity Micro’s Cruz Tablet: Under $300 with Full Flash Support

With the market for Android-based tablets slowly picking up steam, Velocity Micro, a high-performance custom computer producer out of Richmond, VA, is entering the fray.

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Toshiba’s Android-Based Slate to Take on iPad, Others

Toshiba has officially thrown their hat into the tablet/slate ring.  In speaking with Reuters, Jeff Barney, GM of digital products for the US, hinted at several mobile devices or “slates” with both Android and Windows 7 operating system. The Android-based unit would have a lower ...

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Engadget: Android-Based ICD Gemini is Most Feature-Complete Tablet Yet

Built around the 1GHz Tegra 2 SOC, the 11.2-inch ICD Gemini should provide comparable endurance to Apple’s A4-sporting iPad, while besting it in the grunt stakes with its glorious ability to chew through 1080p video when required. If that wasn’t enough, the rest of this ...

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Android fans: “Apple, Thank you for the iPad!”

As you might have heard, today lots of early adopters are going to get their hands on the new Apple iPad. As Android fans we should not care about it but if you think about it, it is a great news for Android. A while back (late 2007), Apple released a new type of phone... Read More