Google Nexus 9 Release Date

The Google Nexus 9 has just been confirmed, and you can thank Samsung for that

By on September 11, 2014 at 7:45 AM.

The Google Nexus 9 has just been confirmed, and you can thank Samsung for that

You know that company that keeps getting sued by all sorts of competing companies that accuse it of copying their technology? Well, it was recently sued by NVIDIA, and in the process the upcoming Google Nexus 9 tablet has been confirmed, Bright Side of News has discovered. More →

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Microsoft Surface vs. Apple iPad

Microsoft’s Surface is still getting mistaken for an iPad by NFL announcers after a $400M deal

By on September 8, 2014 at 11:14 AM.

Microsoft’s Surface is still getting mistaken for an iPad by NFL announcers after a $400M deal

It’s no secret that Microsoft has struggled to gain significant momentum with its Surface line of tablets, but it certainly doesn’t help when paid professionals can’t even get the name right on national television. Over a year ago, Microsoft announced a $400 million partnership with the NFL which would bring interactive content exclusively to the Xbox One. It also put Surface Pro 2 tablets into the hands of coaches and players on the sidelines, but there’s one thing Microsoft didn’t account for: none of the announcers seem to know what a Surface is. More →

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Nexus 7 (2014) FCC Listing

This isn’t the 2014 Nexus 7, but something entirely different

By on September 8, 2014 at 6:50 AM.

This isn’t the 2014 Nexus 7, but something entirely different

A 7-inch Google tablet has been spotted at the FCC, but it isn’t the third-generation Nexus 7 version that some Android fans would like to see in stores. Droid-Life has mentioned the FCC listing for a device identified as the A4R-NX74751, noting the device has a NVIDIA Tegra chip, global LTE roaming and a strange LG-made 2,480mAh. Meanwhile the eagle-eyed folks at TuttoAndroid have figured out what the device is, revealing that the NX74751 is actually the model number of one Google tablet not all Nexus fans will get to play with. More →

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Galaxy Tab Active Specs

Meet the shock-resistant Galaxy Tab Active, a tablet you won’t be afraid to drop

By on September 4, 2014 at 7:00 PM.

Meet the shock-resistant Galaxy Tab Active, a tablet you won’t be afraid to drop

If there was one device everyone was waiting to see at this year’s IFA trade show in Berlin, it was the Galaxy Note 4. Poised to take on the iPhone 6 later this month, the Galaxy Note 4 is clearly Samsung’s priority for the immediate future, but that doesn’t mean the endless iteration on previous hardware releases is going to slow down any time soon. More →

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iPad Air 2 Rumors: Launch Date

Apple may have another big surprise up its sleeve at the iPhone 6 event

By on September 4, 2014 at 9:22 AM.

Apple may have another big surprise up its sleeve at the iPhone 6 event

Apple may have something special to announce during the upcoming September 9th media event, in addition to the iPhone 6 and iWatch, KGI Securities Ming-Chi Kuo revealed in a note to investors obtained by AppleInsider. More →

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iPad Air 2 Rumors: Specs

A thinner, more powerful iPad Air model is in the works

By on September 3, 2014 at 1:00 PM.

A thinner, more powerful iPad Air model is in the works

Apple is reportedly going to introduce a thinner, more powerful iPad Air model this year – often referred to as the iPad Air 2 in existing reports – if Digitimes’ supply chain sources are to be believed. More →

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Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact Specs

Forget the Nexus 9: Sony just unveiled a PS4-ready iPad mini rival

By on September 3, 2014 at 10:51 AM.

Forget the Nexus 9: Sony just unveiled a PS4-ready iPad mini rival

In addition to the Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact flagship smartphones, and the budget Xperia E3, Sony also unveiled a new tablet at IFA 2014 called the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact that the company claims is the “world’s slimmest and lightest compact tablet.” More →

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iPad Mini Price Cut

Apple reportedly agrees to iPad mini price cuts to prevent further market share drop

By on September 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM.

Apple reportedly agrees to iPad mini price cuts to prevent further market share drop

Apple has reportedly agreed to lower the price of its Wi-Fi-only 16GB iPad mini that’s usually priced at $299 in order to counter slower iPad sales this quarter. Digitimes says that the iPad maker has recently “cooperated” with U.S. retailers including Best Buy and Amazon to cut the iPad mini’s price. More →

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Google Nexus 9 Keyboard Folio

The Nexus 9’s special keyboard case mixes the best of iPad and Surface Pro accessories

By on September 2, 2014 at 8:40 AM.

The Nexus 9’s special keyboard case mixes the best of iPad and Surface Pro accessories

Google has traditionally dropped the ball when it comes to timely releasing Nexus device accessories, but this might change once the HTC Nexus 9 is launched. Echoing reports that suggested the upcoming high-end Nexus tablet might get a variety of case accessories, including a keyboard folio, Android Police has discovered more details about the device’s brand-new keyboard accessory. More →

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Nexus 9 Launch and Accessories

Leak reveals HTC Nexus 9 launch details and accessories

By on September 1, 2014 at 1:55 PM.

Leak reveals HTC Nexus 9 launch details and accessories

Google’s upcoming Nexus 9 tablet is yet to be confirmed, but the high-end HTC-made tablet keeps appearing in more and more reports. Also known as Volantis, Flounder or HTC T1, the device is expected to arrive in the coming months, likely alongside a new Nexus smartphone in time for the Android L launch. Meanwhile, @upleaks, who has provided many Nexus 9 details in the past, has posted more details about the device’s launch, listing some accessories for the tablet in the process. More →

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Galaxy Tab S vs iPad Air

Samsung pits the Galaxy Tab S against the iPad Air in latest ad

By on August 29, 2014 at 6:45 PM.

Samsung pits the Galaxy Tab S against the iPad Air in latest ad

Samsung’s latest tablet, the Galaxy Tab S, is one impressive piece of hardware. It’s received rave reviews from the press, consumers seem to love it and it even outclasses the iPad in many respects. In order to prove that last point, Samsung took to the streets of New York with an iPad Air and a Galaxy Tab S to see which device the average consumer would choose. More →

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iPad Air 2 Pictures Leak

Next-gen iPad Air rear shell shown up close in major new leak

By on August 27, 2014 at 12:25 PM.

Next-gen iPad Air rear shell shown up close in major new leak

The next-generation iPad Air isn’t generating nearly as much hype as the upcoming iPhone 6 but it’s still nice to see Apple-releated leaks every now and then that have nothing to do with the company’s next flagship smartphone. Nowhereelse.fr has gotten its hands on some newly leaked pictures of the next-generation iPad Air that show us the new tablet’s rear shell up close. More →

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