Nokia N1 Hands-On: Pretty Great for a $250 iPad Mini Clone

Nokia is not dead (yet?), but their phones are. The company's latest attempt to be popular again is the Nokia N1, an new Android tablet announced a few months back. The good news is Nokia delivered a very good tablet at a very competitive price. The bad news? We still don't know if it's coming to the US. » 3/03/15 6:57pm 3/03/15 6:57pm

Even GameStop Is Making an Android Tablet

Tablets. Tablets. Tablets. iPads, Android tablets, $99 Touchpads, everyone wants to make a tablet. Hell, even Gamestop—the brick and mortar video game store—wants to build their own. I'm not kidding, they're making an Android-powered tablet that's good at games. » 9/12/11 12:11pm 9/12/11 12:11pm

Cisco Cius: The Biggest Difference Between a Tablet and a Business…

Oh, Cisco. I appreciate that you're elbowing your way to a seat at the Android tablet table. Everyone else is! But dropping a $750 Android slate on an unsuspecting enterprise market is not how you make friends, Cisco. » 6/29/11 5:40pm 6/29/11 5:40pm

The Panasonic Toughbook Android Tablet Is a Rugged Beast

Panasonic's venerable Toughbook line is introducing a 10.1-inch Android tablet. Unlike the sissy tablets everyone else is putting out, the Toughbook will be secure, rugged, durable and, hell, even come with a matte screen. » 6/16/11 11:06am 6/16/11 11:06am

Finally, a Decent Honeycomb Tablet For Less Than the iPad 2

Okay, maybe it's a little too early to say for sure just how good the 10.1-inch Acer Iconia Tab A500 is, but the specs—1GHz Tegra guts, 1GB RAM, 16GB storage 1280x800 LCD screen, 2MP and 5MP front and rear-facing cameras, etc.—put it up there with the elite guard of Android tablets. And its price tag of $450 makes it… » 4/08/11 8:40am 4/08/11 8:40am

Verizon's Done Charging $35 Android Tablet Activation Fees

A minor but aggravating double standard has been overturned: Verizon has waived its $35 Android tablet activation fee, retroactive to March 1st. There had been no such surcharge for iPad purchases, because honestly what is an activation fee, anyway? Other than, you know, a way to squeeze every last bit of blood from… » 3/16/11 8:48am 3/16/11 8:48am

Subtlety, Thy Name Is Not LG's Ad Department

Someone at LG decided it would be a great idea to tie in a video of their LG Optimus Pad tablet with Optimus Prime. Not only that, they have fake Optimus Prime fight fake Megatron, who's not-so-subtly the robot manifestation of Apple's iPad. None of this makes any sense, which is why it is kind of incredible that it… » 2/10/11 2:33pm 2/10/11 2:33pm

Money Shot: Motorola Xoom Android Tablet

The Motorola Xoom Tablet might not have an operating system that's "finished", but it is still the most promising Android tablet so far. That's because of its tablet-oriented Honeycomb OS, but it's also because it's a nice tablet. [Motorola Xoom] » 1/06/11 7:20pm 1/06/11 7:20pm

Motorola Xoom 10-inch Tablet: Android 3.0 Means a Lot Less Sucky

The Moto Xoom tablet is like the tablet equivalent of Motorola's Atrix Android phone, with the dual-core 1GHz processor, 2-megapixel front camera, 5-megapixel rear camera and 1280x800 display. But it actually runs Android designed for tablets. Not sucky! » 1/05/11 7:48pm 1/05/11 7:48pm

The Nook Color Might Be a Better Android Tablet Than We Thought

The Nook Color's built on top of Android, but seemed crippled in its potential to be a killer Android tablet by the way it'd run apps. Well, the reality is, it could be a solid little Android tablet after all. » 10/28/10 3:49pm 10/28/10 3:49pm

T-Mobile To Sell Galaxy Tab For $399 With 2-Year Contract

According to this leaked slide, the Samsung Galaxy Tab will cost $399 with new 2-year contract on T-Mobile. As Sprint was rumored to charge that much too, 400 buckaroos will probably be the Galaxy Tab's price on all the carriers. » 10/10/10 11:00am 10/10/10 11:00am

Toshiba SmartPad's Specs Leak, Runs Android 2.2 And Is Supposedly…

What we once knew as the Toshiba SmartPad will now be known as the Toshiba Folio 100. Along with the name change, specs for the Folio 100 have leaked and it's supposed to run Android 2.2. » 8/28/10 7:20pm 8/28/10 7:20pm

Would You Rather Have an Android Tablet or an iPad?

At this point we're pretty familiar with the iPad and we've heard plenty of rumors about upcoming Android tablet devices, but we're left wondering: Which would you choose? » 8/23/10 9:58pm 8/23/10 9:58pm

Asus Wants Android For EeePad

After confusing the world by saying it would use Windows EC7 as the OS for its upcoming 10.1" EP101TC EeePad, Asus has now seen sense—and stuck Android in the thing instead. Goodbye, familiar bland Microsoft leafy background image. » 7/20/10 6:20am 7/20/10 6:20am

Other-Korean Company LG is Getting Into Android Tablets Too

LG is working on an Android tablet due out by the end of the year, which will come up next to Samsung's Galaxy Tab which has already seen a bunch of leaked photos and info hit the web. » 7/05/10 3:25am 7/05/10 3:25am

Nvidia's Android Tablet: Okay, I Could Want This

A rounded, plasticky take on the iPad. That's how Nvidia's latest Android tablet prototype struck me. It's pretty nice. But not as nice as the inside. » 5/19/10 6:04pm 5/19/10 6:04pm

The Google Tablet Is Coming, Courtesy of Verizon

The first serious challenge to the Apple iPad is coming from the most obvious of teams: According to Verizon Chief Exec Lowell McAdam, the carrier is working with Google on "a tablet computer." This should be fun. » 5/11/10 5:15pm 5/11/10 5:15pm

Flash-Friendly Android Multi-Touch Tablet Prototype Spotted

A fellow from Zedomax spotted something curious at the Web 2.0 Expo's Adobe display: Some kind of Android multi-touch tablet prototype. Not many details about the device, but Zedomax claims that it "runs Adobe's Flash and Air apps flawlessly." [Zedomax] » 5/04/10 11:46pm 5/04/10 11:46pm

All Giz Wants: The Perfect Android Tablet

It's like 2007 all over again: The world is waiting with bated breath for someone to step up to Apple. Last time it was to answer the iPhone. This time, the iPad. Here's what we want to see. » 4/27/10 2:00pm 4/27/10 2:00pm

Camangi WebStation Android Tablet Reviewed

Michael Smith received his Camangi WebStation tablet yesterday, and spent all night turning out a review. If you were at all considering buying one, you'll definitely want to hear what he has to say. » 12/29/09 3:13pm 12/29/09 3:13pm