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Amazon Kindle June 2016 variant with

Amazon Kindle gets faster, thinner, lighter

The redesigned Kindle still starts at $79.99 USD, but offers twice as much memory as the previous model and is also available in white.
Huawei MediaPad T2 10.0 Pro Tablet Review

84% Huawei MediaPad T2 10.0 Pro Tablet Review

Mid-range. The suffix "Pro" in the name of Huawei's new tablet suggests that it has some additional features that distinguish the tablet from the conventional devices. However, this is deceptive since we find a normal mid-range device for private customers. Nevertheless, our report reveals why that is not a disadvantage.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 | Qualcomm Adreno 405 | 10.1" | 461 g
The new

Upcoming ARM Cortex-A73 could support HDR and 4K UHD at 120 Hz

The ARM "Egil" can bring HDR video and 4K UHD HEVC and VP9 decoding to future smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) Android tablet launches in South Korea

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) launches in South Korea

This 10.1-inch slate starts at $309 USD and features an octa-core processor, 2 GB RAM, and runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.
LG G Pad X 10.1 Android tablet gets Marshmallow update on AT&T

AT&T LG G Pad X 10.1 gets Android Marshmallow

Next to the usual Marshmallow features, the new firmware also comes with several changes to AT&T Services such as AT&T Locker and Ready2Go.
Mobile Graphics Cards - Benchmark List

Mobile Graphics Cards - Benchmark List

Sort and filter through all currently available mobile graphics cards by performance or specification.
1 TB SSD SKUs now available for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book

1 TB SSD SKUs now available for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book

The new high-end configurations are coming to Europe early next month with pre-orders starting this week.
LeEco/LeTV Le Max Pro Android phablet coming to the US soon

LeEco coming to the US this fall

The company formerly known as LeTV is currently hiring hundreds of new U.S.-based employees, getting ready for an official launch on this market ...
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 Android tablet gets Marshmallow update

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 gets Android Marshmallow

The 1.1 GB update starts its rollout in Australia soon after the 9.7-inch Galaxy Tab A received Marshmallow as well.
Asus Zenpad Z8 Android tablet

Asus Zenpad Z8 hits Verizon

Although similar to last year's Zenpad S 8.0 slate, this new tablet has a different processor and features USB Type-C connectivity, as well as su...
Huawei MateBook Windows convertible coming to the US market in June 2016

Huawei MateBook coming to the US

This attractive Windows convertible will launch in the US on June 20 during a special press event and will be available starting at $699 USD.
Apple iPad 2 tablet is not compatible with iOS 10

iOS 10 not compatible with 40 percent of mainstream iPads

The next-gen mobile operating system by Apple will launch in a few months, and will turn about 40 percent of the iPads currently in use into obso...
Samsung Galaxy On5 $140 USD smartphone with Android Marshmallow

Samsung Galaxy On5 and Galaxy Tab E coming to T-Mobile

The 5-inch Galaxy On5 smartphone has a full retail price of $139.99 USD while the 8-inch Tab E slate will go on sale for $239.99 USD.
The seventh generation of Intel processors will be the first in its family with native HDR de/encoding

Intel Kaby Lake will have native support for HDR movies

The next generation of Asus Ultrabooks and 2-in-1s will be one of the first consumer models to ship with Kaby Lake processors capable of native H...
Samsung could be launching smartphones with flexible displays by 2017

Samsung could be launching tablets with flexible displays by 2017

Samsung itself is confirming that the company is preparing to unveil its first lineup of foldable devices.
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A2 rugged Android tablet with Intel Atom x5-Z8550

Panasonic launches Toughpad FZ-A2 tablet

This new rugged tablet is powered by Android Marshmallow and uses the Intel Atom x5-Z8550 processor, next to 4 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage.
Cube i9 Tablet - Windows 10 and Core m3 Review

78% Cube i9 Tablet - Windows 10 and Core m3 Review

Chinese Surface Pro. Cube aims to challenge Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 with a Skylake Core m3-6Y30 CPU, 12-inch touchscreen, aluminum casing and an M.2 SSD. In this comparison report you will find out what concessions have had to be made.
Intel Core m3-6Y30 | Intel HD Graphics 515 | 12.2" | 965 g
Noch weit von der Massenproduktion entfernt, das Display funktioniert aber schon.

Lenovo briefly teases flexible displays and foldable tablet concepts

The early prototypes show off Lenovo's plans beyond the Phab 2 Plus and Moto Z smartphones.
Microsoft offering Surface Membership subscriptions for U.S. businesses

Microsoft offering Surface Membership subscriptions for U.S. businesses

Microsoft is strengthening its focus on corporate customers with a new subscription plan for staying up-to-date on the latest hardware and suppor...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets

June 2016 update. Here you will find the current best tablets reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models is regular...
Google Android usage stats early June 2016 show Marshmallow finally above the 10 percent barrier

​Android Marshmallow usage reaches 10 percent

Back in April, Marshmallow was heading for the 5 percent market share barrier and now has just left behind the 10 percent milestone.
Microsoft Surface Pro 4 successor coming spring 2017 with Kaby Lake processor and 16 GB RAM

Microsoft Surface Pro 5 expected to arrive next spring

This new convertible is expected to feature a 7th generation Intel Kaby Lake processor, 16 GB RAM, as well as a 4K display option.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Convertibles

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Convertibles

June 2016 update. Here you will find the best convertibles reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models is regularly ...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Windows Tablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Windows Tablets

June 2016 update. Here is a current list of Notebookcheck's top-ranked Windows tablets. This list is reviewed on a regular basis, checked by our ...
Global tablet market forecast by 2020, Acer Iconia tablets unveiled at IFA 2014

Global tablet market expected to bounce back in 2018

IDC expects the tablet market to get back on track thanks to detachables, a segment that might grow to to 31 percent by 2020, up from 16 percent ...
Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet now available with 64 GB of internal storage

Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet now available with 64 GB of internal storage

The 10.1-inch tablet is now available in a new Silver color option with twice the storage space for 260 Euros.
Chuwi Vi10 Ultimate 32GB Tablet Review

75% Chuwi Vi10 Ultimate 32GB Tablet Review

Power shortage Not a technical ace and always lacking power is how this 10-inch tablet with everything needed for real world use otherwise presents itself to us. First to be mentioned: Two Type-A USB ports and a relatively fast system.
Intel Atom x5-Z8300 | Intel HD Graphics (Cherry Trail) | 10.6" | 520 g
Micromax/Yu Yureka Cyanogen smartphone

Micromax plans to enter China

India's second smartphone retailer after Samsung plans to enter the Chinese market in 2017 and to go public the next year, also aiming to grab th...
Xiaomi Mi 5 Android smartphone now preloaded with Office and Skype by Microsoft

Xiaomi to ship Android devices preloaded with Microsoft Office and Skype

As a result of the two companies' recent agreement that also involves cross-licensing and patent transfers, Xiaomi will ship its Android devices ...
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet Review

81% Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet Review

Surface Potential… Lenovo’s first Surface-style ThinkPad device has a lot of great ideas. Can it translate those into a cohesive, practical product for the everyday business user?
Intel Core m7-6Y75 | Intel HD Graphics 515 | 12" | 1 kg
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-B2 rugged Android tablet with Intel Atom x5 Z8550

Panasonic updates the Toughpad FZ-B2 tablet

This rugged tablet is now faster and better protected than before, as it uses a new Intel processor, namely the Atom x5 Z8550, also being IP65-ra...
Asus Transformer 3 Pro Windows convertible tablet with up to 16 GB RAM and Intel Core i7

Computex 2016 | Asus unveils Transformer 3 and Transformer 3 Pro convertibles

These two new 12.6-inch portables feature up to 16 GB RAM, 1 TB storage, and they come with various processor options, up to Intel Core i7.
LG G Pad III 8.0 Android tablet with e-reader optimizations

LG launches G Pad III 8.0 Android slate

This new 8-inch tablet has a 16:10 aspect ratio and a dedicated button that enables its reading mode, making it a great choice for watching video...
Asus ZenPad Z8 Android tablet coming soon to Verizon Wireless

Asus ZenPad Z8 might launch on Verizon soon

The upcoming 8-inch Android slate is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processor, also featuring 2 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage, and a micro...
Acer Switch V 10 Windows 10 convertible with Intel Atom processor

Computex 2016 | Acer announces Switch V 10 and Switch One 10 convertibles

Both models feature Windows 10 and are powered by the latest quad-core Intel Atom processors, but will hit the US market this summer starting at ...
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet now available in Europe

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet now available in Europe

After a three-month delay, the X1 Tablet is now finally shipping in Europe after being available in the US for several weeks.
Lenovo TB3-850M Android tablet back side image at TENAA

Lenovo TB3-850M Android tablet hits TENAA

This upcoming 8-inch slate has a quad-core processor, 2 GB RAM, and 16 GB internal storage space, offering cellular LTE connectivity so it can be...
Microsoft Windows 10 Start menu, Windows 10 screen size limits May 2016 change

Microsoft updates Windows 10 hardware requirements

Windows 10 desktop now requires at least 2 GB RAM, but Microsoft also approved 7-inch tablets and up to 9-inch Windows 10 Mobile devices.
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 problems, Apple pulls iOS 9.3.2 update

Apple pulls iOS 9.3.2 update

This update apparently bricked some iPad Pro tablets and Apple has decided to withdraw it.
Purism Librem 11 Linux tablet with keyboard dock

Purism intros Librem 10 and Librem 11 Linux tablets

The two slates powered by Debian-based PureOS 3.0 are expected to ship in September, starting at $599 USD and $999 USD.
Dell Venue 8 Pro 5855 Tablet Review

80% Dell Venue 8 Pro 5855 Tablet Review

Back to business. The latest edition of Dell's Venue 8 Pro presents itself as an extremely strong teammate in our test - thanks to the latest Cherry Trail platform in conjunction with generous dual-channel working memory. However, the colleague is not prepared to work overtime.
Intel Atom x5-Z8500 | Intel HD Graphics (Cherry Trail) | 8" | 377 g
Microsoft Surface Book successor may be postponed until 2017

Microsoft Surface Book successor may be postponed until 2017

The Surface Book 2 could quietly skip 2016 according to the latest rumors from DigiTimes.
Huawei MateBook Windows convertible gets 128 GB variant for China

Huawei MateBook gets a new version

The new MateBook targets the Chinese market and features only 128 GB internal storage, next to the Intel Core m5 6Y54 processor and 8 GB RAM.
Lenovo PB2-690N 18.4-inch tablet spotted on GFXBench

Lenovo PB2-690N 18.4-inch tablet spotted on GFXBench

The extra-large Android tablet is expected to have a mid-range Snapdragon 652 SoC and 2560 x 1440 resolution display.
Samsung updates Tab 4 10.1 tablet to the Tab 4 Advanced

Samsung updates Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 tablet to the Tab 4 Advanced

The old mainstream tablet gets a much needed internal update with an Exynos 7870 SoC and 2 GB RAM.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 (2016)

82% Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (2016) Tablet Review

Compact. The particularly handy design bestows Samsung's new tablet from the 7-inch category with almost smartphone-like traits. However, tight 8 GB of storage and an entry-level SoC curb the fun. Our test will reveal whether the Galaxy Tab A7 convinces in real world use anyway.
Spreadtrum SC7731 | ARM Mali-400 MP2 | 7.0" | 283 g
Google Gboard keyboard app for iOS

Google launches GBoard keyboard app for iOS

Next to emojis and GIFs, this app also offers Google Search capabilities that are very easy to use, as well as the ability to send information it...
New Nvidia Shield tablet shows up at FCC

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 successor spotted at FCC

The upcoming slate is similar to the existing Shield Tablet K1 in terms of design, but most of its specs still have to be confirmed.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 coming this June

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 coming this June

The 10.1-inch tablet will ship with an Exynos 7870 SoC, 2 GB RAM, and 16 GB eMMC for 290 Euros or 350 Euros with added LTE functionality.
Microsoft Surface Book convertible to get a successor in June 2016

Microsoft Surface Book 2 might launch next month

The successor of the Surface Book convertible is expected to feature a 4K display and USB Type-C connectivity.

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