Tablets archive

  • Apple’s 12 Days of Christmas app is ready to download
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    Apple’s 12 Days of Christmas app is ready to download

    By 10 December 2013

    Remember when Advent calendars didn’t have chocolate in them? Now you might think, what was the point? In the same way we don’t know how we used to enjoy the days after Christmas as much without Apple’s 12 Days of Christmas app dishing out freebies...

  • Nokia Lumia 2020 tablet leaked with 8.3-inch 1080p display, also dual SIM Lumia 525 4.5-inch phone outed
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    Nokia Lumia 2020 tablet leaked with 8.3-inch 1080p display, also dual SIM Lumia 525 4.5-inch phone outed

    By 10 December 2013

    The good ship Nokia has sprung a leak and before it could be plugged not one but two devices slid out - an 8.3-inch Lumia 2020 tablet and a 4.5-inch dual SIM Lumia 525 phone, as they're being dubbed. Both devices have appeared in testing documents in...

  • Best gadget gifts for under £50
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    Best gadget gifts for under £50

    By 9 December 2013

    Whether you’re looking to buy a gift or you've just found a £50 note in the street and want to turn it into tech, we’ve compiled a list of the best gadgets out there a single note can buy. From mobiles and tablets to sports kit and toys we surprised...

  • Print wirelessly from your Kindle Fire HD and HDX directly to Epson printers
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    Print wirelessly from your Kindle Fire HD and HDX directly to Epson printers

    By 9 December 2013

    Epson has announced support on its Connect printers for all Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX tablets, allowing them to wirelessly print. Some of this is thanks to Android 4.4 KitKat which now has native printing support built-in. So while the...

  • Could mystery LG V510 tablet be Google Nexus 8?
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    Could mystery LG V510 tablet be Google Nexus 8?

    By 9 December 2013

    LG is rumoured to be the manufacturer Google has turned to for a possible 8-inch Nexus tablet. The LG V510 - which has previously been spied on a Bluetooth Special Interest Group listing as undergoing tests for Bluetooth certification - is now being linked...

  • No Glasses 3D tablet announced by Hammacher Schlemmer
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    No Glasses 3D tablet announced by Hammacher Schlemmer

    By 6 December 2013

    It might be a medium that’s hit or miss at best for popularity but Hammacher Schlemmer isn’t giving up on 3D, bringing an 8-inch 3D LCD tablet to market. And in case it's rare talent wasn’t clear the tablet is going to be named No Glasses 3D. The...

  • Asus PadFone mini set to launch with 4.3-inch screen and 7-inch tablet dock next week
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    Asus PadFone mini set to launch with 4.3-inch screen and 7-inch tablet dock next week

    By 6 December 2013

    Asus has sent out invitations for a launch event in Taiwan on 11 December which should see its PadFone mini revealed. It falls on a date that fits with Asus CEO, Jerry Shen’s confirmation back in September of a PadFone mini arriving for Christmas. The...

  • Aldi's Medion Lifetab E7316 budget Jelly Bean tablet to launch 8 December for £80
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    Aldi's Medion Lifetab E7316 budget Jelly Bean tablet to launch 8 December for £80

    By 5 December 2013

    In case you needed something else to consider buying this Christmas, there's a new tablet on the market from Aldi. Aldi has just introduced an Android tablet and it costs just £79.99. That means you'll have yet another choice to make when it comes to...

  • Tesco Hudl 2 coming in 2014, will be 'enhanced'
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    Tesco Hudl 2 coming in 2014, will be 'enhanced'

    By 5 December 2013

    Tesco has revealed plans to follow up Hudl, its hugely successful budget Android tablet with an updated version due in the new year. The Tesco Hudl 2 will be an "enhanced version", says Tesco's chief executive Philip Clarke. As reported in The Guardian,...

  • Acer Aspire Z3-600 is basically a powerful 21.5-inch tablet
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    Acer Aspire Z3-600 is basically a powerful 21.5-inch tablet

    By 5 December 2013

    All-in-one PCs don’t catch our eyes often, but this Acer Aspire Z3-600 did just that. It’s essentially a full computer-cum-tablet behind a 21.5-inch screen. The Aspire Z3-600 features a kickstand so you can prop it up like a monitor and move it around...

  • Proporta Stephenson Satchel combines iPad case with laptop bag for hipster chic
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    Proporta Stephenson Satchel combines iPad case with laptop bag for hipster chic

    By 5 December 2013

    Smartphone and tablet accessory brand Proporta has released a satchel bag with space for a 13 or 15-inch laptop or MacBook and a removable iPad compartment with space for a Bluetooth keyboard. The Proporta Stephenson Satchel even has an aperture to feed...

  • European regulators give Microsoft's Nokia acquisition final approval
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    European regulators give Microsoft's Nokia acquisition final approval

    By 4 December 2013

    European Union antitrust regulators have approved Microsoft's $7.3 billion acquisition of Nokia's mobile device unit, giving the final "yes" for the acquisition to go through. The EU blessing follows US antitrust regulators' approval on Monday and approval...

  • Sky Go released on Android tablets today
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    Sky Go released on Android tablets today

    By 4 December 2013

    As promised by Sky a few weeks back, its Sky Go Android app has landed on tablets today. Head over to Google Play now to download it for free. The update - which works on most Android tablets running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and above - has been...

  • Apple working on 4K iPad Pro with 12.9-inch screen?
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    Apple working on 4K iPad Pro with 12.9-inch screen?

    By 4 December 2013

    After Apple recently won the Pocket-lint Best Product at the 2013 Awards it’s going to be a tough one to improve on. But it appears Apple is working on two successors, dubbed the iPad Pro and iPad Maxi, both with super high resolution displays. According...

  • #LovefromAsus: Getting ready for Christmas
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    #LovefromAsus: Getting ready for Christmas

    By 3 December 2013

    You've already started eating the Advent calendar chocolate, but there are still plenty of things to do to get ready for Christmas. Get your menus sorted, plan a play list of music, buy and wrap your presents, the list goes on. That's where the Asus Transformer...

  • Belkin expands Lego Builder Case range to iPad mini
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    Belkin expands Lego Builder Case range to iPad mini

    By 3 December 2013

    After the success of its iPhone 5 and fifth-generation iPod touch covers, Belkin has also introduced a Lego Builder Case for the iPad mini. Available in three colours - red, yellow and green - the case features an official Lego baseplate that you can...

  • My iPad mini is missing: A Pocket-lint reader's open letter to UPS and Apple's response
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    My iPad mini is missing: A Pocket-lint reader's open letter to UPS and Apple's response

    By 2 December 2013

    Pocket-lint has received this  cautionary tale from one of our readers, who has proved what he says in his open letter to us. The gist of it is that an ordered iPad mini with Retina display has gone missing, but you'll be as surprised as we were at the...

  • Cyber Monday best UK deals 2013
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    Cyber Monday best UK deals 2013

    By 2 December 2013

    If you’ve got any money left after snapping up all the Black Friday deals it’s time to start shopping again. But since Cyber Monday is all about online deals there’s a lot to chose from. So we’ve done the work for you and found some of the best...

  • A week in reviews: 25 - 29 November
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    A week in reviews: 25 - 29 November

    By 30 November 2013

    As the month of November draws to a close it can mean only one thing: PlayStation 4 time. Well, two things, really: the 10th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards have drawn to a close, the winners announced across 12 categories loaded with top tech picks....

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #142 - Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 winners special
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #142 - Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 winners special

    By 29 November 2013

    A new podcast is now available and it's as special as special gets. The winners of the 10th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 have been chosen and rewarded in a glitzy London ceremony and all that's left is to explain why we think each of the best...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 in pictures
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    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 in pictures

    By 29 November 2013

    The 10th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards brought the great and the good of the UK tech industry together in Central London last night, for an evening of award giving, partying, dancing and taco scoffing. Also celebrating a decade of Pocket-lint, the...

  • Apple offers better Black Friday sale deals to the UK than the US
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    Apple offers better Black Friday sale deals to the UK than the US

    By 29 November 2013

    If you were ever considering buying an Apple iPad, today is the day to do it. Apple has cut its prices for Black Friday and is offering better deals in the UK than in the US. While the UK can pick up an iPad Air for £368 (saving £31) the US has to settle...

  • Black Friday UK deals 2013 (updated)
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    Black Friday UK deals 2013 (updated)

    By 29 November 2013

    Winter is coming. And with it comes Black Friday, the day America goes bonkers for bargains as everyone is off work after Thanksgiving. Everyone except those brave folk working in retail to deliver myriad deals to the masses. Black Friday is catching...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 winners announced
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    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 winners announced

    By 28 November 2013

    With just one more month to go, 2013 has been crammed with so many exciting gadget launches that it was truly difficult to whittle it down to the very best of the very best. But thanks to the Pocket-lint team, a collected panel of elite industry experts,...

  • Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet is John Lewis exclusive in UK, out 4 December for £400
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    Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet is John Lewis exclusive in UK, out 4 December for £400

    By 28 November 2013

    Nokia is to sell the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet in the UK exclusively through John Lewis retail outlets, on the high street and online. It will be available from 4 December for £399.99 and a number of colour options will be offered, including gloss finished...