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Toshiba AT200 Excite Android 3.2 tablet

Toshiba releases 'world's thinnest' Android tablet

Toshiba's 'world's thinnest, lightest' tablet, the AT200 - aka the Excite in the US - goes on sale over here next week. The 7.7mm-thick, 10.1in 1280 x 800 tablet, announced in September 2011, runs Android 3.2 Honeycomb, on a 1.2GHz Texas Instruments OMAP 4430 processor. It has 1GB of DDR 2 memory and either 16GB or 32GB of …
Tony Smith, 7 Feb 2012
Motorola Xoom

Dixons cuts Ice Cream Sarnie ready Xoom to £225

Cut-price 32GB Android tablet, anyone? Dixons is now pricing the 32GB Motorola Xoom at £249 - if you can find one. And, according to readers, keying in the discount code 'Tablet 10' at the checkout will get you ten per cent off the sale price, taking the tablet down to £225. Motorola Xoom at Dixons The catch: word is …
Hard Reg, 23 Jan 2012
Orange Tahiti

Orange touts tropical tablet

CES 2012 Week Orange has entered the 7in tablet market with its own, Honeycomb Android-based Tahiti. Priced at £70 - although you'll also need to take out a £25-a-month, two-year data contract - Tahiti has a dual-core Qualcomm 8260 CPU running at 1.2GHz. There's 512MB of Ram, 8GB of Flash storage and a Micro SD slot in the …
Tony Smith, 10 Jan 2012
Archos G9 Android tablet

Archos G9 101 8GB Android tablet

Review CES 2012 Week Over the years, Archos has pitched much of its kit at the impecunious rather than the technically demanding. However, some of its Android devices like the 43 media player have appealed to both camps. Now it’s trying to repeat the trick with the G9 series of Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablets. Archos G9 Android …
Alun Taylor, 9 Jan 2012
Sony Tablet P

Sony Tablet P split-screen Android fondleslab

Review Now here’s an odd one. Sony has created what looks like a monster Nintendo 3DS but is actually an Android Honeycomb tablet computer. So you get a sort of flattened tube that folds out to reveal two screens. Will it work? Should it work? Read on… Sony Tablet P Android fondlecrab: Sony's Tablet S This is actually one of two …
Dave Oliver, 21 Dec 2011
Archos 70

Archos tweaks 7in tablet to hit £180 price point

Archos has updated its Archos 70 7in Android tablet, upping the CPU speed, the touchscreen and the OS. The 70b gets Android 3.2 Honeycomb - the current 70 has 2.2 Froyo - and a 1.2GHz processor, up from its predecessor's 1GHz chip. Archos said it had doubled the Ram to 512MB. Archos 70 The screen is still 7in, but now its …
Hard Reg, 20 Dec 2011
Sony Tablet S

Sony ships 3G Android tablet

The 3G-enabled version of Sony's wedge-shaped Tablet S has surfaced at last. Launched in October, the 9.4in Tablet S runs Android 3.2 Honeycomb. It was initially offered only with Wi-Fi network access, but Sony promised a 3G version too. Sony Tablet S Not available back then, the Sony Tablet S 16GB 3G is now on sale, priced …
Hard Reg, 12 Dec 2011
Motorola Xoom 2 10in Android tablet

Motorola Xoom 2 10in Android tablet

Review Motorola’s Xoom was the first Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet to hit the shelves, and now little more than six months after its April 2011 debut, a second-generation machine called - you guessed it - the Xoom 2 is upon us. The new Xoom is available in two forms: one with a 10.1in screen, like its predecessor, and one with a 8.2in …
Alun Taylor, 6 Dec 2011
Acer Iconia Tab A200 Ring UI

Acer releases second-gen Android tablet

Updated Acer has taken the wraps off its next-gen Android tablet, the 10.1in Iconia Tab A200, oddly numbered successor to the Iconia Tab A500. Announced in Taiwan today, the A200 will initially come with Android 3.2 Honeycomb pre-installed, but will gain Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in January 2012, Acer promised. Acer Iconia Tab …
Hard Reg, 2 Dec 2011
Motorola Xoom 2 Android 3.2 tablet

Hands on with the Motorola Xoom 2 10.1in Android tablet

First Look Motorola will be selling its new Xoom 2 tablets - a 10.1in model and the 8.2in "Media Edition", both unveiled today - primarily through Dixons' stores and Carphone Warehouse. Those are both consumer-oriented outlets, so why will so many business apps - Citrix, GoToMeeting and QuickOffice, for instance - be pre-loaded onto the …
Tony Smith, 3 Nov 2011
Sony Tablet S

Sony Tablet S

Review Sony may be late to the Android tablet party but it has turned up with something rather unusual and hopefully different enough from the iPad to not suffer the attentions of Apple’s hyperactive legal department. Sony Tablet S A slice of Honeycomb: Sony's Tablet S Called the Tablet S, the Nvidia Tegra 2 bits and pieces …
Alun Taylor, 1 Nov 2011
Asus Eee Pad Slider hybrid netbook-tablet

Asus names Eee Slider release date

Asus' Eee PC Slider - described by the company as a tablet, but really a hybrid device - goes on sale in the UK next week. First demo'd way back in March 2011 - we tried it out back then - the Slider is a 10.1in, 1280 x 800 screen on the back of which Asus has built a slide-forward base unit, complete with Qwerty keyboard. …
Tony Smith, 20 Oct 2011
Android logo

Intel keeps mum on Ice Cream Sarnie support for Atom tablets

IDF 2011 Expect to see the first Intel-based tablets running Android in Q1 2012. They might even run Ice Cream Sandwich. Intel isn't saying. ICS support is still "to be determined", the chip giant indicated during a discussion about Android on Intel tablets at IDF. Instead, it was highlighting Android 3.2's support for its tablet- …
Tony Smith, 14 Sep 2011
Toshiba AT200 Excite Android 3.2 tablet

Hands on with Toshiba's 'world's thinnest' Android 3.2 tablet

IFA 2011 Toshiba didn't give us the chance to do much more than hold its new Android 3.2 tablet, the prosaically named AT200, but it was enough to see that this is a very thin tablet. Toshiba AT200 Excite Android 3.2 tablet Yet 7.7mm thick it may be, but because its sides are flat, with only a very small curve at the edges, it doesn' …
Tony Smith, 3 Sep 2011
Medion LifeTab 9514 Android 3.2 tablet

Medion hides Android 3.2 tablet behind closed doors

IFA 2011 Medion joined the throng of vendors touting an Android 3.2-based tablet at IFA, though it kept its offering, the LifeTab P9514 behind closed doors. We got to see it, though Medion was adamant that no snaps be taken, so here's the official publicity shot. As it stands, the fondleslab won't actually arrive until "the Christmas …
Tony Smith, 2 Sep 2011
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 LTE tablet

T-Mobile shows off Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9

IFA 2011 Samsung didn't show off its Galaxy Tab 8.9 9in Android tablet at IFA, but T-Mobile did - and in an LTE-enabled form. Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 LTE tablet According to the network operator, the 8.9 will sport 32GB of storage - add more using Micro SD cards - and a 1.5GHz dual-core processor. It will have the inevitable front- …
Tony Smith, 2 Sep 2011
Sony S Android tablet

Sony Tablet P in pictures

IFA 2011 Sony's Android 3.2-based Tablet P won't be going on sale until November, but it was still much in evidence at IFA. Sony S Android tablet The desktop and other images are spread across both displays. Scrolling across both screens is very smooth Sony S Android tablet Sony S Android tablet The base and lid were formed …
Tony Smith, 2 Sep 2011
Sony S Android tablet

Sony Tablet S in pictures

IFA 2011 Sony used IFA 2011 to show off its new Tablet S, due out later this month in a Wi-Fi only Android 3.1 version. It had a host of them spread around its hall at the show, and I had a number of plays with it. Sony S Android tablet Face on, the 9.4in, 1280 x 800 screen is crisp and clear, though the Sony stand's harsh lighting …
Tony Smith, 2 Sep 2011

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