IFA 2014 – What’s Up In Tablets?

IFA Mascot

With the IFA trade show in Berlin commencing on September 3rd for exhibitors and their press announcement kick-off, what can we expect in the tablets category? That seems difficult to predict actually, and what is expected now is a smörgåsbord of tablets from various manufacturers and with tablets of various operating systems being showcased, both leaked and previously unheard of tablets. The first manufacturers to hold press conferences are Toshiba, … more…

Samsung SM-T365/360 Tablets Leaks Some More

Samsung SM-T365 Tablet

Two new tablets from Samsung so far only known by the model number Samsung SM-T365 and Samsung SM-T360 have been spotted again for the fifth time, this time in Indonesia’s version of the FCC. Ever since early this summer the SM-T365 and SM-T360 have appeared again and again, including on Samsung’s own Swedish website. And now they have appeared anew in Indonesia. Based on previous leaks from GFXbench, the upcoming … more…

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact Officially Leaked Again

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

The upcoming small new waterproof Android tablet from Sony known as Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact was officially leaked yet again by Sony yesterday, when website updates accidentally put in a Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact text reference on the product page for the existing Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet. The leak was later removed, but the screen capture below shows what it looked like for a while. Note that the … more…

Sony IFA 2014 Teasing Begins With Video

Sony IFA 2014

Sony have stared teasing their appearance at IFA in Berlin on September 3, when it will launch three new mobile devices. The mobile devices we expect to see are Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, as well as smartphones like Sony Xperia Z3 and Sony Xperia Z3 Compact, all of which are teased in the video. We took a screen capture and turned up the light of the image, but we … more…

Asus Fonepad 7 (FE7530CXG) Launched

Asus Fonepad 7 FE7530CXG

Asus and Intel jointly launched the new Asus Fonepad 7 (FE7530CXG) in China on August 26, with a phone calling tablet that is very similar to the other upcoming Asus Fonepad 7 (FE375CG), both of which run 64-bit Intel Moorefield processors. But whereas Asus Fonepad 7 (FE375CG) is powered by the Intel Atom Z3560 processor, the new Asus Fonepad 7 (FE7530CXG) is powered by the Intel Atom Z3530 processor at … more…

Some Nvidia Shield Tablet Cracks In The Corners

Nvidia Shield Tablet Cracks

Just 6 weeks after the hot new gaming tablet Nvidia Shield Tablet was launched, a few problems ranging from cracks in the exterior to firmware issues affecting the Wi-Fi performance have left many owners worried and frustrated. Firmware issues is one thing and can usually be fixed with an update, but with the actual case of the Nvidia Shield Tablet starting to crack, Nvidia needs to do something, and I’m … more…

12.9-Inch Apple iPad Pro Launching In First Quarters Of 2015

Apple

The 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro is now said to back in the picture, with production supposedly starting in early 2015. Apple iPad Pro or The Big Apple as I like to call it have been been heard of since 2012, but eventually this year all the rumors died down, and it was regarded as cancelled. But not any longer, as Bloomberg now says it has been informed by some anonymous … more…

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact Specs (Alleged)

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

Androidorigin now claims to have been tipped by a reliable tipster about the specs for the Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact. To begin with the screen size, this isn’t actually shared by the tipster, so it’s difficult to know how reliable the info actually is, as the the tipster only says the screen is closer to 8-inch rather than 7-inch. But there are 7.85-inch and 7.9-inch tablets, so those are … more…

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact Accidentally Leaked And Confirmed

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

The upcoming new small Sony tablet called Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact have once again been accidentally leaked and confirmed by Sony. The first time was when the Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact was discovered in a user guide for a Bluetooth speaker with Sony including the name and a sketch of the tablet, though a Sony Tablet SGP621 had already been discovered before that. This time however Sony have … more…

HTC Tablet With Android L Seen – A Nexus 9?

HTC Tablet with Android L

A HTC tablet with Android L onboard have been spotted on the Wi-Fi Alliance’s website. The speculation following the sighting of this Android L driven HTC tablet leads to even more assumptions that this is a Google Nexus 9 tablet. It’s been suggested by industry insiders in Asia since early 2014 that HTC had already won the contract for a new Google Nexus tablet, and then in June rumors for … more…