TABLETs

Apple iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 now available for pre-order in India

The Apple iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3, which were announced last month at an event by Apple, is now available for pre-order in India. The pricing of the iPad Air 2 starts from Rs. 35,900 in India while the iPad Mini 3 is available for purchase for 28,900 onwards. Infibeam is currently offering assurance of delivery on 29th November if you pre-order the iPad Air 2 or the

Nokia N1 is an Android Lollipop based tablet which looks like iPad Mini, priced at $249

After Nokia's acquisition by Microsoft for around $7.2 billion, it was widely understood that Nokia won't be entering the smartphone market anytime soon due to their agreement with Microsoft. However, in a surprising move, Nokia has announced their first Android-based tablet, the N1. Priced at $249 (without taxes), the Nokia N1 looks like an iPad Mini clone, thanks to its shockingly similar aluminium unibody, though it actually runs Android 5.0 Lollipop. It features

iBall Slide 6351-Q40 is an ultra-affordable Android KitKat based tablet

iBall has launched an ultra-affordable Android tablet in the form of Slide 6351-Q40, which is priced at just Rs. 4,299. It features a 7-inch display, a quad-core processor, Android KitKat, and Wi-Fi only connectivity. The device has a basic 2-megapixel camera on the back and a VGA camera on the front. 7-inch IPS LCD display, 800 x 480 pixels, capacitive multi-touch Android 4.4 (KitKat) OS 1.3GHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 processor and 512MB RAM 8GB

Notion Ink Cain 8 tablet with Windows 8.1 launched for Rs. 9,990

Notion Ink has launched a Windows 8-based tablet, the Notion Ink Cain 8, in India for Rs 9,990. It is the cheapest tablet in the world to run on Windows 8.1 and the device has value for money written all over it. The tablet has been launched exclusively on Snapdeal and is intended to cater to the budget-conscious users. It has an 8-inch display which seems to be the next 7-inch after

Is Xiaomi prepping up a 9.2-inch entry-level tablet?

Xiaomi has already achieved the celebrity status with its device like the Mi 3 and the Redmi 1S. It has seized a major chunk of the smartphone market after becoming both famous and infamous for its flash sales. Xiaomi is steadily closing in the gap when it comes to total smartphone shipments. The rumors have shed light on a new screen grab of a GFXBench listing which shows that Xiaomi is

Apple’s iPad loses marketshare, still maintains the lead: IDC

According to the latest report from IDC about the worldwide tablet PC market, Apple's iPad saw a 12.8% YoY decline in its market share, when the worldwide tablet market grew 11.5% YoY (Year-on-Year) in the third quarter of 2014 (Q3 2014). The total tablet shipments reached 53.8 million units in this quarter, as compared to 48.3 million units in Q3 2013. Besides Apple, Asus also saw a YoY decline in growth

Lenovo adds a 13-inch Windows-based Yoga Tablet 2 to its lineup

Lenovo has just added a 13-inch Yoga tablet to the second generation lineup of the Yoga devices. It runs on Windows 8.1 and has a QHD display as its highlight. It features quite similar specifications to its Android cousin which was announced earlier this month as the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro. This variant misses out on the projector but gains twice the RAM. 13.3-inch screen with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels

Lava QPAD R704 tablet with quad-core processor launched for Rs 8,499

Lava has added one more tablet, QPAD R704 to its QPAD series of tablets. The QPAD R704 is enabled with voice-calling over 3G and can be upgraded to Android 4.4 KitKat. It is priced at Rs 8,499, available pan India through physical and online stores. In terms of specifications, the QPad R704 boasts a 7-inch IPS (1024x600 pixels) display. It is powered by a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor with

Microsoft reports disappointing Lumia sales, Surface tablet sales up by 127%

Microsoft has published its earning report for FY Q1 2015 , where it made a net income of $4.5 billion on $23.20 billion in revenue. Another important update from the earning report is that Microsoft has sold 9.3 million Lumia devices in Q1 2015. The number is up by just 5.6 percent from its previous sales of 8.8 million handsets during the same quarter last year, which is a bit disappointing

Apple iPad Mini 3 doesn’t look like it’s worth the upgrade for iPad Mini 2 owners

Alongside the iPad Air 2, Apple has announced the successor to the iPad Mini with Retina display. Apple iPad Mini 3 was launched yesterday without much excitement, and for a valid reason. Apart from the Touch ID fingerprint sensor, the iPad Mini 3 doesn't come with any new feature on the hardware front. 7.9-inch LED-backlit LCD 'Retina' display, 2048 x 1536 pixels, 324 ppi, and Oleophobic coating Apple iOS 8.1