Microsoft and the NFL entered a deal in 2014 that supplied many coaches with Microsoft Surface tablets, but the deal has been plagued by issues. For a time, the tablets were frequently referred to as "iPads" and there have also been problems with their usability.
Huawei Mate 9 is the upcoming flagship phablet that should be one of the main choices for those that are looking for Galaxy Note 7 replacement. Today, the company has announced its new top-of-the-line chipset, the Kirin 960, that will power the phablet.
During Huawei's Honor Brand press conference today, the company also announce Honor Pad 2 tablet. The tablet comes in both WiFi-only and 4G variants with voice calling support. It has an 8-inch 1080p display that is powered by Snapdragon 616 and 3 GB of RAM.
Qualcomm has just introduced three new chipsets that will replace current mid-range solutions. The new chipsets are called Snapdragon 653, Snapdragon 626 and Snapdragon 427, and except for the clock increase, there are also some additional new features included.
To improve its mid-range offering, MediaTek has announced a new chipset of the popular Helio series. The new Helio P15 is a successor of the Helio P10 and comes with minor performance and battery optimizations, which are still enough for some customers.
Samsung has just announced that it has begun mass production of System-on-Chip (SoC) products with 10nm FinFET technology. Compared to the 14nm process, the company says there is a performance increase of 27 percent, while energy consumption was 40 percent less.
Love or hate Microsoft, but the truth is that it has one of the best, if not the best tablet. Many companies have tried to challenge Microsoft's Surface Pro 4, but without many success. Now, Samsung has decided to give it a try with the Galaxy TabPro S Gold Edition.
If you're interested in Surface-like devices, then ASUS' latest hybrid tablet is worth looking. The company has finally launched the hybrid Transformer Mini T102HA in the US, which is much more affordable than the flagship Transformer 3 or the Pro variant.
Before launching the flagship Helio X30, MediaTek will launch another chipset that will position right between the current Helio X25 and upcoming Helio X30 flagship chipsets. The new chipset targets upper/mid-range devices and LeEco is already working on a device powered by it.
Samsung has currently a lot of problems, but it looks like that is not affecting much other product releases. As rumoured before, the company plans to unveil and launch the Galaxy Tab S3 tablet series in the first quarter of 2017, thus in March the latest.
At first, it was expected that the Nokia's upcoming D1C device is a flagship smartphone, but it looks like that the D1C is actually a tablet. According to a new GFXBench listing, the device in question is a mid-range tablet with a 13.8-inch Full HD display and Snapdragon 430 SoC.
Thanks to Intel's new Kaby Lake processors, many notebook manufacturers are releasing new, improved versions of their current products. Lenovo has already jumped onto the Kaby Lake bandwagon, but the company has more products in its sleeves and one of them is the Miix series.
Huawei has recently confirmed that they have no plans for a new Android Wear smartwatch, but the company is now teasing a new smartwatch called Honor S1, and an unknown tablet. The new smartwatch and tablet should be unveiled at the upcoming event on October 18.
If you are a happy owner of the Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4 Tablet or Xperia Z5 series device, check your notifications as a new firmware update is on its way. The update doesn't bring any major changes, but it still has a couple of welcome tweaks and enhancements.
Besides announcing price and availability details of ZenFone and ZenWatch devices in the US, ASUS has also revealed when the high-end ZenPad Z10 tablet will land in the country. Unlike the other two devices, the tablet is available starting today from Verizon.
Lenovo is getting ready to start shipping Yoga Book tablet, which was unveiled a few weeks ago. The pre-orders started in late September and the company will start shipping it on October 17. While the 10-inch model will soon be available, Lenovo might be working on a bigger model
Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 820 SoC is one of the best on the market, but its main competitor Samsungs plays a huge part in the success of it. The company is in charge of manufacturing the SoC on its second-generation 14nm FinFET process and looks like Qualcomm is very satisfied
The new Pixel lineup is here to stay, meaning there won't be any new Nexus products. This was now officially confirmed by the company saying there are "no plans" for a future Nexus product. The company has also discontinued a few Nexus smartphones from its online store.
Three iPad Pro models may be introduced during the second quarter of 2017, according to Mac Otakara (Japan). Among the devices are 7.9, 10.5, and 12.9-inch models. The existing 9.7-inch model is growing in size to 10.5-inches in order to fit a 10.1-inch display.
If you don't like iPads and want a high-end Android tablet, then the latest Huawei MediaPad M3 tablet could be for you. Announced back at IFA 2016 earlier this year, the tablet is about to make its US debut. The company has now confirmed it plans to launch it in the United States