stories about Tablets

Surface Pro coming to Australia end of May

Software giant Microsoft has finally announced the release of its Surface Pro tablet into new markets. The company announced on its blog overnight that it would launch its own-branded Windows 8 tablet in a range of markets including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, […]

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Acer working on an 8-inch Iconia W3 Windows 8 tablet

There are interesting reports going around that Acer is working on an 8-inch Windows 8 tablet called the Iconia W3. So far, we’ve seen nothing smaller than 10-inch but reports are that Acer will be amongst the first to churn out an 8-inch model. However, French site that somehow managed to nab first pictures […]


Acer to ship low-cost 10-inch tablet later in 2013

The growth in budget big-screen tablets looks set to continue with reports another big-name brand will launch a 10-inch Android tablet at the end of the year. According to a report from Taiwanese news site digitimes, Acer has just given orders to Compal Electronics to deliver a low-cost 10-inch unit. Compal is said to be the […]


Dell sticks with Windows RT for future ARM tablets

It’d be fair to say that Microsoft’s Windows RT hasn’t exactly set the world on fire for sales. In fact, IDC has recently gone further and all but laid the blame of the current PC slow down at the feet of the former high-flying software maker and its Windows 8 operating system. However, it’s being reported […]

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Quad-core Android 8-inch tablet selling for $US129

Online technology site has just announced availability of a low-cost quad-core eight-inch tablet. The unit from Chinese brand IAIWAI features an 8-inch capacitive touch screen with 1024×768-pixel resolution, powered by Actions Semi’s new ATM7029 quad-core CPU running at 1GHz. It also features 1GB of DDR3 RAM plus 8GB of on-board flash storage. You get […]

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