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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet vs Apple iPad Air 2: What's the difference?

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet vs Apple iPad Air 2: What's the difference?

By Britta O'Boyle

Sony announced the Xperia Z4 Tablet at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, delivering what the Japanese company claims is the world's slimmest and lightest 10-inch tablet.It lands in a market with some stiff competition, from the HTC-designed Nexus 9... Read more

Larger 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro delayed until September

Larger 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro delayed until September

By Luke Edwards

Apple is reportedly planning to release a larger 12.9-inch iPad Pro, but not as soon as expected with delays expected to result in a September release.According to sources of Bloomberg, described as familiar with Apple's plans, the company is making... Read more

Nokia N1 is a magnificent tablet, despite the copycat design (hands-on)

Nokia N1 is a magnificent tablet, despite the copycat design (hands-on)

By Chris Hall

Nokia announced the N1 tablet in November 2014, but it has been shown off at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and we couldn't help but play with it.When Nokia moved its hardware division over to Microsoft devices, it stopped being a hardware company.... Read more

Lenovo Tab 2 A8 gets Lollipop love and a dash of Dolby Atmos (hands on)

Lenovo Tab 2 A8 gets Lollipop love and a dash of Dolby Atmos (hands on)

By Mike Lowe

Tablets of all shapes and sizes are ten a penny these days, making it harder to stand out from the crowd. The latest budget Lenovo Tab 2 A8 8-inch tablet has a good stab at it though, introducing a neater, tidier Android Lollipop user experience - which... Read more

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet vs Google Nexus 9: What's the difference?

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet vs Google Nexus 9: What's the difference?

By Britta O'Boyle

Sony has announced the Xperia Z4 Tablet at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, which it claims is not only "made for entertainment", but also carries the tag of the "world's lightest and slimmest 10-inch tablet".It may wipe the floor with its predecessor,... Read more

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet vs Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet: What's the difference?

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet vs Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet: What's the difference?

By Britta O'Boyle

Sony has announced the Xperia Z4 Tablet at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, succeeding the Xperia Z2 Tablet that launched at last year's show with the same size display but a reduction in footprint.The Xperia Z4 Tablet makes numerous improvements over... Read more

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet accessories hands-on: Slim protection, smart speaker and laptop conversion

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet accessories hands-on: Slim protection, smart speaker and laptop conversion

By Britta O'Boyle

Sony has announced the Xperia Z4 Tablet at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, along with a couple of specifically-designed accessories that will help protect the new device, as well as turn it into a 10.1-inch laptop.The Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet is 6.1mm... Read more

No Sony Xperia Z4, but there is an Xperia Z4 Tablet that wants to replace your laptop

No Sony Xperia Z4, but there is an Xperia Z4 Tablet that wants to replace your laptop

By Britta O'Boyle

One year on, Sony has announced the Xperia Z2 Tablet's successor at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, delivering what it claims to be "the world's lightest and slimmest 10-inch" tablet.The waterproof Xperia Z4 Tablet measures 254 x 167 x 6.1mm and weighs... Read more

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet hands-on: Slimmer, lighter and sexier

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet hands-on: Slimmer, lighter and sexier

By Britta O'Boyle

Sony has introduced the successor to its Z2 Tablet at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona` and despite no sign of an Xperia Z4 smartphone, the new 10.1-incher is called the Xperia Z4 Tablet.The Xperia Z4 Tablet carries the tag "Made to Entertain" and... Read more

Lenovo kicks off MWC with three new tablets, and one of them runs Windows

Lenovo kicks off MWC with three new tablets, and one of them runs Windows

By Elyse Betters

Lenovo is taking MWC 2015 by storm by unveiling two new Android tablets and a Windows tablet.Tab 2 A10-70Starting of with the Tab 2 A10-70, it notably features a 10.1-inch FHD screen and Dolby Atmos, which, according to Lenovo, makes it the world's first... Read more

This is the Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet with a 2K screen, as leaked by Sony itself

This is the Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet with a 2K screen, as leaked by Sony itself

By Rik Henderson

It's not know exactly what we can expect from Sony at this year's Mobile World Congress but one this is for sure; it will be unveiling an update to its popular, superthin tablet line in the shape of the Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet.We know this for sure because... Read more

Turn your iPad into R2-D2 with the HC Tablet holographic projector: 'Help me Obi-Wan...'

Turn your iPad into R2-D2 with the HC Tablet holographic projector: 'Help me Obi-Wan...'

By Rik Henderson

Fancy turning your iPad into a holographic projector, seemingly able to float animated images in mid-air? You can with the HC Tablet device devised by hologram specialist Holocube.Designed for use with an iPad Air 2, the HC Tablet is a case-like attachment... Read more

Tactus' Phorm case magically makes physical keyboard bubbles appear on your iPad mini screen

Tactus' Phorm case magically makes physical keyboard bubbles appear on your iPad mini screen

By Elyse Betters

There's a new iPad mini keyboard case available that's unlike anything you've ever used. It allows physical keyboard bubbles to morph and surface on your touchscreen when you need to type.The case is called Phorm, and it's from Tactus Technology. There... Read more

HTC is working on a new tablet 'based' on the Nexus 9

HTC is working on a new tablet 'based' on the Nexus 9

By Elyse Betters

HTC is trying its luck at tablets again.According to Upleaks, HTC is working on an HTC-brand tablet that will be "based" on the Nexus 9. It's supposed to have nearly the same dimensions, for instance, though the specifications might be different.The Nexus... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 update might include 64-bit chip and Tab 4 Lite 7.0 LTE name

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 update might include 64-bit chip and Tab 4 Lite 7.0 LTE name

By Elyse Betters

Samsung plans to upgrade its Galaxy Tab 4 lineup with 64-bit chips, it's claimed.According to GSM Arena, the 64-bit Snapdragon 410 chipset will power the Tab 4 10.1 and Tab 4 8.0, while the Tab 4 7.0, which was reportedly imported into India last week... Read more

Got a gold iPad or fancy yourself as a Bond villain? FiftyThree's new Pencil is for you

Got a gold iPad or fancy yourself as a Bond villain? FiftyThree's new Pencil is for you

By Rik Henderson

Having already recently announced a tie-in with Adobe for Creative Cloud integration in its Paper app, FiftyThree is continuing to release new products, albeit in the form of a new colour scheme for its Pencil iPad stylus.The new version of Pencil is... Read more

Microsoft Surface Hub is an 84-inch 4K tablet, basically

Microsoft Surface Hub is an 84-inch 4K tablet, basically

By Rik Henderson

During its Windows 10 media briefing, Microsoft unveiled an 84-inch interactive screen that doubles as a touchscreen computer and 4K TV.The Surface Hub is part of the company's Perceptive Pixel program and has all manner of control systems with which... Read more

Ex-Google engineers made a tablet that looks just like Microsoft's Surface but runs Android

Ex-Google engineers made a tablet that looks just like Microsoft's Surface but runs Android

By Elyse Betters

Three ex-Google senior engineers have joined forces to develop a new product that looks nearly identical to the Microsoft Surface and runs a modified version of Android. Why? Because they "couldn't stand the drawbacks of the tablets and laptops" on the... Read more

Hands-on: Lenovo Yoga 3 11-inch and Yoga Tablet 2 8-inch (with scratch-resistant AnyPen technology)

Hands-on: Lenovo Yoga 3 11-inch and Yoga Tablet 2 8-inch (with scratch-resistant AnyPen technology)

By Elyse Betters

Lenovo has announced a bunch of new things under the Yoga line at CES 2015 in Las Vegas. We got some hands-on time with the 11-inch Yoga 3 and the 8-inch Yoga Tablet 2.The 11-inch Yoga 3 looks like the Yoga 3 Pro that launched last year but much more... Read more

Archos opens its connected Smart Home system, now works with IFTTT

Archos opens its connected Smart Home system, now works with IFTTT

By Elyse Betters

Archos has announced it is opening up the technology in its Smart Home system to the market’s standards, meaning the system will now be compatible with connected devices from other brands.Archos' Smart Home lets you remotely monitor your home. When... Read more

Travelling this Christmas? Here's how to get videos onto your tablets for the journey

Travelling this Christmas? Here's how to get videos onto your tablets for the journey

By Elyse Betters

With Christmas around the corner, you're likely getting ready to take a journey for the holidays. That typically involves cleaning up the house, packing your bags, making reservations, and, if you're a tech lover, adding videos to your tablet.Travelling... Read more

How Virgin Atlantic gave the passengers of flight VS11 a tech Christmas to remember

How Virgin Atlantic gave the passengers of flight VS11 a tech Christmas to remember

By Rik Henderson

The 17.35 Virgin Atlantic flight from London Heathrow to Boston four days before Christmas turned out to be particularly eventful for the 243 passengers. And in a very good way.Not only was each and every one of them handed an 8-inch quad-core Windows... Read more

Toshiba teases new superthin tablet or 2-in-1 for CES 2015... or is it a TV remote?

Toshiba teases new superthin tablet or 2-in-1 for CES 2015... or is it a TV remote?

By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has taken to Twitter to tease a new device to be launched in Las Vegas during the CES consumer electronics trade show.Simply posting a picture under the tweet "Keep on Clickin'" with the date of "06.01.2015" on the image, Toshiba UK confirms that... Read more

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact review: Powerful, portable, pricey
4.0 stars

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact review: Powerful, portable, pricey

By Chris Hall

Sony's appetite for smartphone releases isn't quite matched by its schedule for tablets, the latest of which sees Sony trying to crack the smaller tablet segment. The name Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact reminds us of slightly cumbersome German compound... Read more

WIN: A Samsung Galaxy Tab S and an exclusive falconry experience

WIN: A Samsung Galaxy Tab S and an exclusive falconry experience

By Pocket-lint Promotion

To celebrate the award-winning Galaxy Tab S, Samsung has teamed up with Pocket-lint to offer one lucky reader the chance to win one of the 10.5-inch devices for themselves, together with an exciting introduction to falconry.Samsung claims the Galaxy... Read more

Tesco Hudl 2 vs Amazon Fire HD 7: Which budget tablet to choose?

Tesco Hudl 2 vs Amazon Fire HD 7: Which budget tablet to choose?

By Luke Edwards

The battle of the budget tablets is fiercer than ever with two genuinely good tablets available at wallet-friendly prices. The Tesco Hudl, at £130, and the Amazon Fire HD 7, from £120, are the two best budget tablets out there.Now that affordable tablets... Read more

Amazon Kindle Voyage vs Kindle Paperwhite (2013): Which is better for me?

Amazon Kindle Voyage vs Kindle Paperwhite (2013): Which is better for me?

By Elyse Betters

The top-of-the-line Kindle Voyage has been available for a few weeks now and many will be considering it as either a Christmas present for someone or a treat for themselves. However, it is quite pricey and a few pennies could be saved by opting for the... Read more

How will a 12-inch iPad Air Plus stack up against the rest of the Apple family?

How will a 12-inch iPad Air Plus stack up against the rest of the Apple family?

By Rik Henderson

Apple has been said to be building a larger, pro version of the iPad for more than a year now and it failed to materialise at the company's last unveiling event of the year. However, last week an unconfirmed blueprint of a 12.2-inch device was "leaked"... Read more

Get iPad 3 mini and Nokia N1 specs for £120 Jolla Tablet with Sailfish OS

Get iPad 3 mini and Nokia N1 specs for £120 Jolla Tablet with Sailfish OS

By Luke Edwards

Jolla has just unveiled its very own Tablet featuring the latest Sailfish 2.0 open operating system and some top end specs.The Jolla Tablet is very similar to the Apple iPad mini 3 and therefore the Nokia N1 as it features a 7.9-inch display with 2,048... Read more

Nokia N1 vs Apple iPad mini 3: What's the difference?

Nokia N1 vs Apple iPad mini 3: What's the difference?

By Britta O'Boyle

Nokia might not be able to release any new smartphones for a couple of years following the Microsoft deal but it appears no one mentioned tablets, with the company announcing the N1.The Nokia N1 is a 7.9-inch tablet and it seems to take a few design... Read more

Nokia reveals Android iPad mini: Nokia N1 tablet looks gorgeous but familiar

Nokia reveals Android iPad mini: Nokia N1 tablet looks gorgeous but familiar

By Luke Edwards

Nokia has just revealed its N1 Android tablet with Intel 64-bit innards and a look very similar to the iPad mini.The Nokia N1 is a 7.9-inch tablet with the same zero-air-gap display that Nokia's phones were loved for. It's also a 4:3 ratio, just like... Read more

Hands-on: Dell Venue 8 7000 review: World's thinnest tablet shows off 6mm chassis, 2K screen and camera smarts

Hands-on: Dell Venue 8 7000 review: World's thinnest tablet shows off 6mm chassis, 2K screen and camera smarts

By Mike Lowe

Thin is big business. And at just 6mm thick, the Dell Venue 8 7000 can call itself the world's thinnest tablet, which is a big deal. It's slimmer than the Apple iPad Air 2, which has certainly gained our attention.Having first seen the tablet unveiled... Read more

Hands-on: Dell Venue 11 Pro 7000 review: The Intel Core M Microsoft Surface challenger

Hands-on: Dell Venue 11 Pro 7000 review: The Intel Core M Microsoft Surface challenger

By Mike Lowe

The Dell Venue series isn't new by any measure, but the unveiling of the 11 Pro 7000 hybrid goes to show that Dell still has plenty of tricks up its sleeve. It's beat Microsoft to the punch with Intel Core M technology but, oddly, the Pro 7000 isn't slimmer... Read more

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: The Android gaming powerhouse
5.0 stars

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: The Android gaming powerhouse

By Rik Henderson

The idea of serious gaming on a tablet device originally went south for us the moment we tried to control a first-person shooter using touchscreen controls. They are too clumsy for reversal of movement or reactionary firing, leading to an okay but not... Read more

Nexus 9 review: The cutting edge of Android tablets
4.5 stars

Nexus 9 review: The cutting edge of Android tablets

By Chris Hall

The Nexus 9 is Google's new tablet, launching with a new version of Android - Lollipop - and bringing 64-bit hardware and software with it.It pushes the aged Nexus 10 aside and also sees the departure of the Nexus 7, sitting between the two and partnering... Read more

You can now buy Google's Nexus 9 and Nexus Player from Play Store

You can now buy Google's Nexus 9 and Nexus Player from Play Store

By Elyse Betters

Google's latest flagship tablet and set-top box are now available to buy through the Google Play Store. Unlike the Nexus 6, they didn't sell out within minutes of launching.The Nexus 9 tablet has a starting price of $399 for the 16GB, Wi-Fi-only model.... Read more

Is that a Salvador Dali? No it's an 8.7-inch folding Super AMOLED screen

Is that a Salvador Dali? No it's an 8.7-inch folding Super AMOLED screen

By Luke Edwards

A time of folding screens, which slip into our pockets, has finally arrived. This 8.7-inch Super AMOLED was shown off in Japan folding into three pieces. The fact that it looks like Salvador Dali's melting clock face was just a clever bonus.The screen... Read more

Nexus 9 hands-on: Your next Nexus tablet

Nexus 9 hands-on: Your next Nexus tablet

By Chris Hall

Google calls the Nexus 9 a tablet for mover and makers, perhaps an indicator that the new Nexus tablet is going to be pitched at productivity, rather than just portable entertainment.Built by HTC, the Nexus 9 breaks new ground for Android with a 4:3 aspect... Read more

Microsoft Q1 2015: Surface Pro 3 fuels Surface sales, up 127 per cent

Microsoft Q1 2015: Surface Pro 3 fuels Surface sales, up 127 per cent

By Elyse Betters

Microsoft has reported its fiscal first-quarter results, and it looks as though things are improving for the company.More specifically, it posted $4.5 billion in net income on $23.20 billion in revenue for the quarter that ended on 30 September. Wall... Read more

The Tesco hudl2 is a bigger, faster and sharper second generation Android tablet

The Tesco hudl2 is a bigger, faster and sharper second generation Android tablet

By Pocket-lint Promotion

The Tesco hudl2 is a bigger, faster and sharper second generation Android tablet that is available in eight different colours and hoping to change the way we see Android tablets, forever.  With a bigger, crystal-clear 8.3-inch full HD screen and Dolby... Read more

Apple iPad mini 3 review: A tablet that struggles to find its place
3.5 stars

Apple iPad mini 3 review: A tablet that struggles to find its place

By Stuart Miles

When the iPad mini with Retina display launched alongside the iPad Air in 2013 the biggest choice you had to worry about was whether or not you wanted a 7.9-inch or a 9.7-inch screen. The message from Apple was clear: you get the same power either way.But... Read more

Apple iPad family photo: Just how skinny is the iPad Air 2?

Apple iPad family photo: Just how skinny is the iPad Air 2?

By Stuart Miles

The Apple iPad Air 2 has gone on sale in the UK and thousands of customers will be either upgrading or getting into the world of iPad for the first time.Apple has come along way since the launch of the first iPad in 2010 creating a device today that is... Read more

Apple iPad Air 2 review: Lighter, faster, thinner, better
5.0 stars

Apple iPad Air 2 review: Lighter, faster, thinner, better

By Stuart Miles

The original iPad Air is a fantastic tablet. Perfect for the home, upon its launch in 2013 it shared the stage with the more portable iPad mini with Retina display, offering equal power in different sized packages.One year on and it's the turn of the... Read more

Apple and John Lewis stores to sell new iPads tomorrow in UK

Apple and John Lewis stores to sell new iPads tomorrow in UK

By Elyse Betters

Apple's latest iPads will go on sale tomorrow in the UK at both Apple and John Lewis stores.Apple has confirmed to Pocket-lint it will launch the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 on 22 October in the UK, allowing Brits to purchase the new tablets at stores.... Read more

Nexus 9 starts at £319 if you pre-order from Google or Amazon

Nexus 9 starts at £319 if you pre-order from Google or Amazon

By Rik Henderson

Amazon.co.uk has listed all the models of the HTC-made Google Nexus 9 tablet for pre-order under its pre-order guarantee scheme and is taking a gamble on prices starting at £319 for the 16GB Wi-Fi only model.UPDATE: The Google Play Store has also... Read more

Amazon Fire HD 7 review
4.0 stars

Amazon Fire HD 7 review

By Rik Henderson

Timing is everything and in the case of the Fire HD 7 tablet, Amazon has been dealt a particularly unlucky slice of it.Had the Fire HD arrived in our hands before we had a chance to play with the Tesco Hudl 2, we'd be impressed by the refresh to Amazon's... Read more

Apple iPad mini 3 adds Touch ID, but makes the old model more appealing (hands-on)

Apple iPad mini 3 adds Touch ID, but makes the old model more appealing (hands-on)

By Chris Hall

The iPad mini 3 saw itself updated at Apple's special event. But where the iPad Air 2 got plenty of investigation, the "new" iPad mini 3 was skirted over rather quickly.It got itself one screen, with blink-and-you'll-miss-it coverage, before the attention... Read more