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Amazon Kindle Fire 2 to take on Google Nexus 7 with improved display and thinner build

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 to take on Google Nexus 7 with improved display and thinner build

By 9 July 2012

Amazon's next Kindle Fire will be much improved over its predecessor, claim sources in the know. Faced with new competition in the shape of the Google Nexus 7 - and, potentially, the much-touted mini iPad - the Kindle Fire 2 will feature a higher resolution... >>

Archos 97 carbon Android tablet wants you to forget the Nexus 7

Archos 97 carbon Android tablet wants you to forget the Nexus 7

By 5 July 2012

Archos has ignored the tech press in believing that no one will be able to compete against the Google backed Nexus 7 Android tablet, and announced a new range of Ice Cream Sandwich-powered tablets under the name Elements. The new Archos 97 carbon is... >>

iPad mini rumours persist, as details of an LCD display emerge

iPad mini rumours persist, as details of an LCD display emerge

By 3 July 2012

After a quiet few months, rumours of a seven-inch iPad Mini have resurfaced. Details are emerging of what kind of display such a tablet device will sport, along with a price point. With the emergence of the Google Nexus 7, this particular rumour mill... >>

Pocket-lint Podcast #90 - Google Nexus 7, Jelly Bean, Windows 8 and Canon EOS 650D

Pocket-lint Podcast #90 - Google Nexus 7, Jelly Bean, Windows 8 and Canon EOS 650D

By 2 July 2012

Some things are worth waiting for, and episode 90 of our podcast is no exception. There's been so much happening in the world of consumer electronics that not only have we waited until our wandering Pocket-linters have all returned with tales from afar,... >>

Hands-on: Google Nexus 7 review

Hands-on: Google Nexus 7 review

By 29 June 2012

Google has just announced its Nexus 7 tablet and we have been among the lucky few to get a play with the latest piece of Nexus kit. The tablet was announced at Google I/O 2012 in San Francisco. Priced at just £159 for the 8GB model, or £199 for 16GB,... >>

Asus: Nexus 7 audio dock coming, but don't expect a Transformer-like keyboard

Asus: Nexus 7 audio dock coming, but don't expect a Transformer-like keyboard

By 29 June 2012

Asus has confirmed to Pocket-lint that it will he launching a dedicated audio dock for its new Jelly Bean Android tablet the Nexus 7 later in the year. The new accessory will allow users of the tablet to enjoy music from the device, and charge it at the... >>

Nexus 7 release UK: Where to get the new tablet

Nexus 7 release UK: Where to get the new tablet

By 28 June 2012

The Nexus 7 by Asus is the latest Android tablet to want to own, but where and when can you get it in the UK? We've been speaking to Asus and retailers to find out where you can get the best deal and where you can buy the much-wanted Nexus 7 tablet.... >>

The Nexus 7 is cheap, but who are the real winners and losers?

The Nexus 7 is cheap, but who are the real winners and losers?

By 28 June 2012

You get what you pay for, that's the old adage. In many cases that's as true in technology as it is in camping gear or cars: you pay for quality, you pay a premium price for a premium product.  With the release of the £159 Nexus 7, Google's new Jelly... >>

Google Play on the Nexus 7: Features explained

Google Play on the Nexus 7: Features explained

By 28 June 2012

The price point of the Nexus 7 tablet is so low that it leaves plenty of money in your pocket for spending elsewhere. Google wants you to pour these pennies into its revamped Google Play store, which has features embedded deep into every aspect of Jelly... >>

What's new in Android 4.1 Jelly Bean?

What's new in Android 4.1 Jelly Bean?

By 27 June 2012

Announced alongside the new Asus Nexus 7 tablet was an update to Google's Android operating system. Named Jelly Bean, Android 4.1 is Google's entry into what has been a month of OS updates and announcements. First iOS 6, then Surface and now Jelly Bean.... >>