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Asus Transformer AiO P1801 is a Win 8 desktop by day, giant Android tablet by night, we go hands-on

Asus Transformer AiO P1801 is a Win 8 desktop by day, giant Android tablet by night, we go hands-on

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You know that moment when you are sitting in front of your 18.5-inch all-in-one desktop computer and you just really want to grab the monitor and turn it into an Android Jelly Bean tablet and go and play games or surf the web from the sofa?Well Asus has... >>

Asus VivoTab ME400: The Win 8 tablet that hopes to replicate Nexus 7 success

Asus VivoTab ME400: The Win 8 tablet that hopes to replicate Nexus 7 success

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Asus is hoping to replicate the success of the Nexus 7 for Windows 8 users with a new Windows 8 tablet - the VivoTab ME400.Launched at CES in Las Vegas, and promised in UK stores for £499 by the end of the month, the new tablet will be powered by an... >>

Asus Nexus 7 dock announced, £24.99, coming soon, we go hands-on

Asus Nexus 7 dock announced, £24.99, coming soon, we go hands-on

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Asus has announced a new docking station for the Nexus 7 tablet at CES in Las Vegas.The new dock is as simple as it sounds, and gives Nexus 7 owners a chance to prop up there 7-inch tablet in landscape mode on a desk or bedside table.Around the back you'll... >>

Barnes & Noble Nook HD
4.0 stars

Barnes & Noble Nook HD

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If you're looking for a tablet, then you're spoilt for choice. This year has seen a great move towards smaller tablets, with the launch of the Nexus 7, Kindle Fire HD and the iPad Mini. Joining this rather prestigious bunch is the Nook HD.The Nook family... >>

Google Nexus 10
5.0 stars

Google Nexus 10

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The Nexus 10 is Google's latest big Android tablet. It follows a line of 10-inch devices that started with the Motorola Xoom, back in 2010, with the launch of Honeycomb, before the baton passed to Samsung.This 10-inch tablet joins the Nexus 7 in Google's... >>

Apple iPad mini
5.0 stars

Apple iPad mini

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Is it a small iPad or a big iPhone or is the iPad mini a device that forges a whole new market for Apple? They're legitimate questions, but the truth is, it's all of the above. We've been thinking about all this for a while now, it started with the... >>

 Apple iPad 4 (late 2012)
5.0 stars

Apple iPad 4 (late 2012)

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The new iPad is dead; long live the new, new iPad (4th Generation). We know that time seems to fly by, but don't panic, it doesn't move that fast, Apple, six months after launching the new iPad, aka the Apple iPad 3, has released an updated version ahead... >>

Nexus 10 pictures and hands-on

Nexus 10 pictures and hands-on

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Announced at the beginning of the week, the Nexus 10 is Samsung and Google's new 10-inch tablet, ready to take on the iPad 4 when they both hit the shops in the coming days. Pocket-lint called one into the office to have a play before we get to work on... >>

Amazon Kindle Fire HD
4.0 stars

Amazon Kindle Fire HD

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The Kindle Fire HD brings to the UK something missing from Amazon's armoury: a tablet. With the Kindle E Ink reader now firmly lodged in the hands, and minds, of many, the most important thing about this particular tablet might not be the operating system... >>

Microsoft Surface skateboard pictures and eyes-on

Microsoft Surface skateboard pictures and eyes-on

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Microsoft has a lot of faith in its Surface, and how tough it is. To prove the point, the company claims that you can drop it in 72 separate ways, and it won't break. This strength, apparently, comes from the construction process. It uses Gorilla Glass... >>

iPad 4 pictures and hands-on

iPad 4 pictures and hands-on

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Just six months after the launch of the iPad 3 - or the new iPad, as you might know it - Apple has announced that it has updated the iPad with a new processor, camera, and the company's new Lightning connector. Pocket-lint was on hand to have a quick... >>

Barnes & Noble Nook HD 7-inch tablet pictures and hands-on

Barnes & Noble Nook HD 7-inch tablet pictures and hands-on

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When we first heard that Barnes & Noble was bringing its Nook eBook readers to the UK, in the guise of the Simple Touch and Simple Touch with GlowLight, we thought that would be it for now. The US bookseller would test the water with those two devices... >>

Barnes & Noble Nook HD+ 9-inch tablet pictures and hands-on

Barnes & Noble Nook HD+ 9-inch tablet pictures and hands-on

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We have to admit to being a bit surprised when Barnes & Noble invited Pocket-lint to a recent briefing in London to see its new product range. As we explain in our hands-on with the Nook HD, we didn't expect one tablet from the company this year, let... >>

Getac Z710: world's first 7-inch rugged Android tablet pictures and hands-on

Getac Z710: world's first 7-inch rugged Android tablet pictures and hands-on

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The Getac Z710 is officially the world’s first rugged 7-inch Android tablet, and that’s something that Pocket-lint can ratify now that we've had our hands all over it. Running the Android 2.3.5 version of Gingerbread, the Getac Z710, with its IP65... >>

Toshiba AT300
3.5 stars

Toshiba AT300

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It's fair to say we've slammed previous Toshiba tablets for being utterly dreadful. We haven't done this to be mean, or to look big and clever, we've done it because, in our view, those tablets were a waste of money and offered nothing that tablets from... >>

Dell Latitude 10 pictures and hands-on

Dell Latitude 10 pictures and hands-on

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Typically Dell's Latitude line of kit isn't hugely exciting, reminding us more of spreadsheets than shiny new gadgets. Just announced however is the Latitude 10 tablet, which is actually quite a beast wrapped in matte black clothing.First up there is... >>

New iPad mini cases pictured as manufacturers prepare for launch, strange new rear hole appears

New iPad mini cases pictured as manufacturers prepare for launch, strange new rear hole appears

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Apple accessory manufacturers are ramping up production in anticipation of the arrival of the iPad mini some time before Christmas. Australian case, cover and bag company Toffee has led the charge by showing two of its leather-finished numbers to Pocket-lint... >>

ViewSonic VSD220 Android Smart Display pictures and hands-on

ViewSonic VSD220 Android Smart Display pictures and hands-on

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The ViewSonic VSD220 is something of an oddity. Pitched as an all in one PC "smart display" it is essentially a monitor - something ViewSonic knows a lot about - with Android stirred into the mix. ViewSonic has had some success with Android, with a run... >>

Lenovo Ideatab S2110A, S2109A & S2107A pictures and hands-on

Lenovo Ideatab S2110A, S2109A & S2107A pictures and hands-on

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In addition to the Windows 8-powered ThinkPad Tablet 2, Lenovo was also on hand to show Pocket-lint a trio of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich tablets: the Lenovo Ideatab S2107A, S2109A, and S2110A Ignore the letter and number combination names and that... >>

Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 pictures and hands-on

Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 pictures and hands-on

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We already knew that Lenovo was going to launch a Windows 8-based tablet, so Pocket-lint was primed and ready to dive at the ThinkPad Tablet 2 when it was shown off at Lenovo's IFA 2012 press conference.The 10.1-inch screen device we saw was already docked... >>

Dell XPS 10 pictures and hands-on

Dell XPS 10 pictures and hands-on

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Dell has gone all Windows RT with its new XPS 10 tablet. Looking a bit like a carbon fibre version of the Asus Transformer range of tablets, the XPS 10 features a detachable keyboard so you can work with or without it.Playing about with the XPS 10, the... >>

Samsung Ativ Smart PC pictures and hands-on

Samsung Ativ Smart PC pictures and hands-on

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With Windows 8 being the talk of the town (in some quarters), we're not surprised to see a Windows 8 tablet or two from Samsung. But this isn't a just a tablet, it's a Smart PC.  And what's a Smart PC? Well, it's a bit like an Asus Transformer, or very... >>

Samsung Ativ Tab pictures and hands-on

Samsung Ativ Tab pictures and hands-on

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The Samsung Ativ Tab is the most traditional of the tablets unveiled in the Ativ range. Pegged as a Windows 8 alternative to the Note 10.1, it's designed to provide a Windows PC experience on a tablet. So how does it handle in practice?With a 10.1-inch... >>

Sony Xperia Tablet S pictures and hands-on

Sony Xperia Tablet S pictures and hands-on

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Sony has rebranded its tablet range, unveiling the brand new Sony Xperia Tablet S at IFA 2012 - where Pocket-lint was on hand to have a play with the latest slice of Sony tech.The follow-up to Sony's original Tablet S, the 9.4-inch Xperia S packs in more... >>

Asus Vivo Tab and Asus Vivo Tab RT pictures and hands-on

Asus Vivo Tab and Asus Vivo Tab RT pictures and hands-on

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Asus wants to make your Windows 8 tablet dreams come true, with the announcement of the Asus Vivo Tab and the Asus Vivo Tab RT. The new Transformer-style Windows 8 tablets were announced today at IFA 2012 in Berlin.The Transformer line has been successful... >>

Archos 101 XS
3.5 stars

Archos 101 XS

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Archos hasn't had the greatest success with its run of Android tablets. Having pushed out an Android device way back when, the French company found itself falling foul of the Google certification problem.Fast forward a few years and things are more positive.... >>

Hands-on: Archos 101 XS review

Hands-on: Archos 101 XS review

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Archos has launched a new line of Android tablets and the first arrival is the Archos 101 XS. The 10.1-inch model will be joined by 8 and 9.7-inch models before the end of the year, but we've had plenty of playtime with the 101 XS to bring you our first... >>

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
4.5 stars

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

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Samsung has a unique ability to release a confusing number of devices that all do very similar things, but with slightly different names and aimed at different audiences.The Galaxy Note is a good example. The phone makes some sense, although it's essentially... >>

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1
4.5 stars

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

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Samsung would like you to think of its tablets as the Android market leaders. To some extent, the firm has earned that right. It was early putting devices on sale, and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 remains a consumer electronics classic, proving valuable even... >>

Asus Transformer Pad Infinity
4.0 stars

Asus Transformer Pad Infinity

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We think that Asus, even more than Samsung, has produced the most interesting tablets, along with Apple. The firm threw itself into Android tablets from the start, and has really pushed the keyboard dock, giving people a way of getting more out of their... >>

Nexus 7 review
4.5 stars

Nexus 7 review

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We have a love-hate relationship with the Android tablet. You can see it written across the pages of Pocket-lint, through numerous reviews. Do it right and the Android tablet is a wonderful companion. Do it wrong, and it's an awkward shoehorning of the... >>

Hands-on: Google Nexus 7 review

Hands-on: Google Nexus 7 review

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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,... >>

Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad
3.5 stars

Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad

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Logitech announced a new thin, or as they like to call it ultrathin - everything needs to be "ultra" these days - keyboard case for the iPad in April. Two months later the keyboard case has now gone on sale in the UK.But is the new Ultrathin Keyboard... >>

Hands-on: Surface for Windows RT review

Hands-on: Surface for Windows RT review

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Microsoft has announced that it is going into the tablet hardware business with the new Surface for Windows RT and Surface for Windows 8 Pro tablets. Pocket-lint was at the launch event to get the nitty-gritty. Microsoft’s first tablet PC is crammed... >>

Apple iPad Smart Case pictures and hands-on

Apple iPad Smart Case pictures and hands-on

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While Apple was gushing about its new MacBook Pro with Retina display, or what's new in iOS 6, it quietly released a new cover for the iPad 2 and Apple iPad (3rd generation) which promises to protect the front as well as the back, but at £39 should... >>

Asus Transformer AiO pictures and hands-on

Asus Transformer AiO pictures and hands-on

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When Jonney Shih first unveiled the Transformer AiO on stage during the Asus press conference at Computex in Taipei most of the collected media, including Pocket-lint, weren't really that impressed by the rather awkward and cheap-looking system that was... >>

Asus Tablet 600, Tablet 810, and Transformer Book pictures and hands-on

Asus Tablet 600, Tablet 810, and Transformer Book pictures and hands-on

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Asus has embraced the Windows 8 tablet with force at this year's Computex in Taipei and Pocket-lint was on hand to enhale the Win8 tablet love with gusto.At the top of the new range is the Transformer Book, with the Transformer Tablet 810 in the middle... >>

Acer Iconia W510 and Iconia W710 pictures and hands-on

Acer Iconia W510 and Iconia W710 pictures and hands-on

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Acer announced the Iconia W510 and W700 tablet at its press conference in Taipei on Monday and Pocket-lint was on hand to get a quick play with the two new Windows 8 powered tablets.The Iconia W510Starting with the Iconia W510, Acer was very secretive... >>

Toshiba AT300 pictures and hands-on

Toshiba AT300 pictures and hands-on

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The AT300 is the latest Android tab to roll out from Toshiba. Announced last week, we got the chance to have a quick play with the new Nvidia Tegra 3 tablet, which launches running Android 4, Ice Cream Sandwich.The tablet, which will be known as the Toshiba... >>

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7-inch
4.0 stars

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7-inch

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It is not an exaggeration to say that the original Galaxy Tab is one of our favourite gadgets. While Steve Jobs was telling his disciples that 7-inch tablets were dead on arrival, Samsung was busy winning us over with its compact, but functional tablet.It... >>