Huawei MediaPad M3 tablet now available in the US for $299

Huawei MediaPad M3 tablet now available in the US for $299

Huawei MediaPad M3 tablet now available in the US for $299

The 8.4-inch Huawei MediaPad M3 tablet, which was released for other territories earlier this year, is now available to purchase in the U.S. via Amazon. You can pre-order the Android-based tablet right now from the retailer for the price of $299.

In our review of the MediaPad M3 from September, we noted that it had “an immersive display, great audio and long-lasting battery life”. But we also took away points for “a generic design, average cameras and a questionable interface”. However, the overall score was still an 8.4 out of 10 and we admitted that it was still one of the best Android-based tablets that you could buy.

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Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 8-inch review

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 8-inch review

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 8-inch review

Lenovo took the wraps off of three new Android tablets back at IFA this year. While the high-end Yoga Tab 3 Pro, with its integrated projector and audio enhancements, may be getting all the attention, the Chinese OEM has a couple of more budget-friendly tablets on offer as well, with the cheapest of the lot being the 8-inch variant of the Yoga Tab 3.

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(Update: more pics) Samsung Galaxy View online listing spills all the details

(Update: more pics) Samsung Galaxy View online listing spills all the details

(Update: more pics) Samsung Galaxy View online listing spills all the details

Update, October 27: @evleaks has supplied three new images of the Galaxy View, including one that gives us a look at the stand on the back,.

Original post, October 26: The Samsung Galaxy View has been teased and leaked a number of times over the past couple of months and the rather large 18.4-inch tablet has now been listed up for pre-order over at Adorama. The listing gives us a full run down of the hardware specifications, along with another look at the tablet.

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Google announces the Pixel C, a new 10.2-inch premium Android tablet aimed at productivity

Google announces the Pixel C, a new 10.2-inch premium Android tablet aimed at productivity

Google announces the Pixel C, a new 10.2-inch premium Android tablet aimed at productivity

For months now, there have been rumors floating around about Google not having a tablet offering for 2015, though the assumption has been that there would be no new Nexus to sell. Rumors had popped up of a purported 8-inch device, however they were quickly written off and forgotten. Those longing for a new tablet need not fret, as today Google has announced a somewhat unprecedented product: the Pixel Convertible, known simply as the Pixel C.

The Pixel series, for those who follow Chromebooks, has been previously used only for the most premium offerings, and manufactured and sold directly through Google itself. The Pixel C follows in the tradition of being a high spec, high performance, high price device, though in the case it’s running Android 6.0 Marshmallow as opposed to ChromeOS.

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Acer announces Predator gaming smartphone and tablet

Acer announces Predator gaming smartphone and tablet

Acer announces Predator gaming smartphone and tablet

Acer has been showcasing two new power-house Android devices at IFA this year. The company’s new Predator smartphone and tablet series is aimed squarely at the performance enthusiasts and gamers out there.

Known as the Predator 8, the new Acer tablet features an 8-inch 1080p display and an Intel Atom x7-Z8700 processor. The Atom x7 is a 64-bit quad-core CPU chip accompanied by Intel’s latest Gen8 graphics architecture, with a total of 16 graphics execution units. The Z8700 is the most powerful chip in the current Atom x range. This is backed up by 2GB of RAM and your choice of either 32GB or 64GB of internal storage, supported by a microSD card slot.

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Jolla tablet now up for pre-order in the US, Europe, and other select markets

Jolla tablet now up for pre-order in the US, Europe, and other select markets

Jolla tablet now up for pre-order in the US, Europe, and other select markets

Despite being a relatively little player in the mobile world, Jolla has managed to craft a small following with its Sailfish OS and its aptly named Jolla phone. In late 2014 the manufacturer also announced plans for a tablet, which would utilize Sailfish OS 2.0 and would be fully capable of running Android apps, in addition to its own (very small) ecosystem of apps. After a successful crowdfunding campaign, the Jolla tablet is now finally available for pre-order for those who didn’t pledge support earlier.

As you might expect, there are a few catches. First, only a limited quantity of tablets will be available. Second, only a few select countries will offer the device for pre-order: all EU countries, Norway, Switzerland, United States, Canada, Australia, India, Hong Kong and Russia. Pricing will vary depending on the market, though Jolla says the 32GB model will set customers back €267 (around $300), with the 64GB version priced at €299 (around $336).

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Impressions: The Galaxy Tab S2 is a curious “top tier” tablet

Impressions: The Galaxy Tab S2 is a curious “top tier” tablet

Impressions: The Galaxy Tab S2 is a curious “top tier” tablet

A device in hand is worth…

The advent of Super AMOLED into the realm of tablets was a foray Samsung fans across the globe were eagerly awaiting. While the Korean conglomerate had previously tinkered with it back in 2012 when the Galaxy Tab 7.7 released, neither hide-nor-hair had been seen since. 2014 brought with it an incredible pair of products however: the Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and 10.5, each of which was equipped with a stunning QHD SAMOLED display. This dynamic duo was positively received by the tech community for the fantastic screen and thin and light build.

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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review

While there are quite a few good Android tablets around, many of them lean towards the budget-friendly, and therefore, mid-range side of things. As good as some of these devices may be, it’s been some time since we’ve gotten our hands on a truly compelling Android tablet. Sony is attempting to change all that with their latest high-end tablet offering, the Xperia Z4 Tablet. This device certainly seems to check all the right boxes on paper, but does it manage to meet, or even go beyond, our expectations? We find out, in this comprehensive Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review!

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ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 reaches the USA with a $200 price and Intel Inside

ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 reaches the USA with a $200 price and Intel Inside

ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 reaches the USA with a $200 price and Intel Inside

ASUS sure got our attention at Computex 2015, where they announced a couple tablets with a great price and fair specs. The only sad part is that, knowing ASUS, we thought it would probably take a while for these devices to reach the USA. Thankfully, we were wrong! The ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 has launched in the stateside! Well… at least one of them has.

Lucky for us, the USA happened to get the better version of the two (albeit a less powerful version of the better version… if that makes sense). The ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 packs a great 8-inch 2048x1536p IPS display, a 64-bit Intel Atom ZZ3580 processor, 2 GB of RAM 32 GB of internal storage, 5/2 MP cameras and a 15.2 Wh battery. It also sports a 0.27-inch thin body, which is outstanding for a tablet.

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New Chromebox for meetings tailored for larger conference rooms

New Chromebox for meetings tailored for larger conference rooms

New Chromebox for meetings tailored for larger conference rooms

It has been over a year since Chromebox for Meetings was introduced. Google’s enterprise solution for conference video calls has served its purpose like a champ. Not much has changed, but the Search Giant figures it’s now time to expand. They have announced a new Chromebox for Meetings bundle targeted at bigger companies with larger conference rooms and more users.

For those who have been living under a rock, Chromebox for meeting pretty much uses Hangouts and the simplicity of Chrome OS to put together a simple, fast and affordable conference call system for businesses (starts at only $999). Chrome OS is super easy to manage, as it’s a cloud-based OS. Not to mention Google has great support for enterprise.

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