Apple Still Ahead Of Samsung In Tablet Sales, With Huawei And Lenovo Behind Them

As the first quarter earnings have been made public the last few weeks, so has a few tablet shipment figures from various agencies. And the latest tablet figures today is the top 5 tablet brand shipments as measured by International Data Corporation (IDC). IDC have done a preliminary survey on the largest tablet sales figures and detachable 2-in-1’s for Q1 2018, which indicates that Apple is the leading brand with … more…

Fire Tablets And Kindle E-readers Up To $40 Off Until April 16

Amazon has another sales campaign going on right now, where all of the Amazon Fire tablets are on sale, alongside the Kindle e-readers too: This combined tablet and e-reader sale lasts until April 16, and is exclusive to Amazon Prime members, though it looks like the sale applies to those who sign up for a free Prime membership too. The new tablet prices these days then are $34.99 for the … more…

All Amazon Fire Tablets 20% Off Today – Surface Pro $200 Off

The days just ahead of the Easter holiday next week is proving to be a time of a lot of tablet deals this year. We mentioned that the time corresponds with the Gearbest 4th anniversary sales, but actually there are several other stores that are having tablet sales right now. These includes Amazon today who’s slashing 20% off all their Fire tablets, meaning that the entry level Fire 7 starts … more…

Free Calls And Messages Available From Alexa On iPads, Android Tablets, Amazon Fire Tablets

Free Calls And Messages Available From Alexa On iPads, Android Tablets, Amazon Fire Tablets

Engagdet have discovered that people who have an iPad, Android tablet, or Amazon Fire tablet with the free Alexa app installed, can send and receive calls and messages for free now: https://www.amazon.com/help/customer/nodeId=202136190 So that includes both landline and mobile calls in the US, Canada, and Mexico, with Alexa-to-Alexa messaging, and Alexa-to-Alexa calling with or withouth video calls included. Up until now, this had only been avilable on Echo devices Echo, … more…

Amazon Fire Tablets $10, $20, And $30 Off Between Super Bowl – Valentine’s Day (Feb. 4 To Feb. 13)

Fire Tablet Sale

I just made a bet with my neighbour that the Eagles will win Super Bowl today, despite having the odds against them. We’ll see. What’s definite though is that there’s a sale on Amazon Fire tablets starting today and ending on February 13th: https://www.amazon.com/b?node=6669703011 With the tablet sale, the 7-inch Amazon Fire 7 is $10 off with a price of $39, the larger Fire HD 8 is $20 off at … more…

Facebook Messenger Kids For Fire Tablets Launched

The Facebook Messenger Kids app was first introduced for Apple’s iPhones and iPads on December 4th last year, but at first it was not available for Amazon’s Fire tablets, one of the bestselling tablets in the world. But it didn’t take more than a month before that was sorted as the Facebook Messenger Kids app for the Fire OS of Fire tablets was made available two days ago. The Messenger … more…

Digital Day Sale On 5000+ Apps, Video Games, Software, Books, Music, And Movies

Digital Day

Amazon announced their second year of the so-called Digital Day 2 weeks ago, without saying too much about what 5000+ items would be on sale. But today December 29 is Amazon’s Digital Day, so now we can have a look at the thousands of digital downloads that are on sale today: https://www.amazon.com/15433359011 The layout of the Digital Day page is a little messy or just takes some getting used to, … more…

Amazon Announce December 29 ‘Digital Day’ With Up To 80% Discounts On Movies, Apps, Games, + Other Digital Content

Amazon Digital Day

Amazon have just announced what they now label “Digital Day” which is the second year of sales on December 29th on digital content for either Amazon’s own devices, or any other devices from Windows to Apple phones, tablets, computers TV’s, and media players that can play content from Amazon: amazon.com/digitalday The timing isn’t that bad, since a lot of people will receive for instance Kindle eReaders and Amazon Fire tablets … more…

$19 for Refurbished Previous Gen. Fire 7 Tablets

Cheapest tablets

Right now the certified refubished previous generation Amazon Fire 7 tablets can be bought on sale for a record low $19, in the cheapest pre-Christmas sale on tablets yet: https://www.amazon.com/Fire-Tablet-Alexa-Display-Black These are still tablets with Alexa, so just that alone makes them interesting, and besides, for as little money as $19, they are useful items to have around as extra tablet computers for all sorts of tasks. If tablets get … more…

12 Days Of Deals And Other Dec. 7-8 Christmas Sales From Microsoft, Lenovo, Acer, & Samsung

While we are seeing Xbox game sales today in Microsoft Store’s 12 Days of Deals, we’ll have the option of up to $500 discounts on Lenovo PC’s tomorrow on December 8th says Microsoft, with sales on Lenovo Ideapad, Ideacentre, and Legion series as well as a bundle of the Lenovo Legion Y720 with Lenovo Mixed Reality headset: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/b/12-days-of-deals But today there are some other exciting computer deals from Samsung and … more…

New And Larger 7-Inch Waterproof E-reader Kindle Oasis Announced By Amazon With Built-In Audible

Waterproof ereader Kindle Oasis

Amazon have been the driver and leader in E-readers since they first got involved in e-books and digital content, and today they launched a fresh new step up by announcing the 9th generation Kindle with the larger new waterproof Kindle Oasis E-reader: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06XD5YCKX/ This is the first waterproof E-reader from Amazon, and also the first 7-inch E-reader, as mainstream E-readers have always had 6-inch screens or smaller from all the … more…

Amazon Trade-In On iPad minis Adds Another $20 Amazon Kids Tablet (7-Inch And 8-inch) – Same On Kindle eReaders

Amazon have launched their new tablet trade-in program on iPad minis, where users who want to trade in their old functional Apple iPad mini will first get it valued by Amazon’s trade-in program, but also get an additional $20 in bonus if they want to trade in to Amazon Fire Kids tablets. The new trade-in program is for the Apple iPad mini, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 3, and iPad … more…

New Amazon Fire HD 10 2017-2018 Unveiled For $149 With Full HD Screen, Alexa, Full Wi-Fi Cover

The new Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet was unveiled today, and can be pre-ordered for a price of $149 ahead of the October 11 release date: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01J6YRPGKG/ The new Fire HD 10 is a 10.1-inch Full HD tablet with a 1920 x 1200 resolution display, 2GB of RAM, a 1.8 GHz quad-core MediaTek processor, options of 32GB or 64GB of storage with support for 256GB microSD cards, and the Android … more…

New Amazon Tablet FCC Approved – Could Be A Tenner

New 10.1-inch Amazon Tablet 2017

Amazon have just had a new unofficial tablet FCC approved under the front name AzulFlower LLC. And that would have been enough of a give-away already. However, doing a little journalism doesn’t hurt, and as it turns out, the man who filed for the FCC approval works at Amazon Lab126. So what’s official? It’s can be confirmed that it is a tablet and from Amazon, and we get a peek … more…

Day Of Solar Eclipse Means Sale On New Amazon Fire 7 And HD 8 For $39 And $59

Amazon Tablet Sale

Today we got the solar eclipse and later today we will see the new Android 8.0 come out of the closet too. But we also got a little sale on all the new Amazon Fire tablets. And that’s for all the four new Fire tablets, so that the price is $39 for the Fire 7, $59 for the Fire HD 8, and $79 and $99 for the Fire 7 Kids … more…