Tag Archives: slate tablet
Toshiba Smart Pad looks to be headed in a different direction than the JournE

Toshiba Smart Pad looks to be headed in a different direction than the JournE

And that’s a very good thing. Some new pictures have been released through Notebook Italia of the Toshiba Smart Pad — Toshiba’s second attempt at making a good slate tablet. Last year’s gotta-get-a-tablet-on-the-market rush produced the sub-par, underpowered and generally ignored JournE Touch. Thankfully, it appears that Toshiba has learned a lot about the tablet [...]

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TESO updates their 10-inch Windows 7 tablet

TESO updates their 10-inch Windows 7 tablet

Remember the TESO tablet? In our first report we called it a comically large iPhone, because, well, it was. This Windows 7 tablet looked like mime prop due to its unfailing imitation of the familiar iPhone 3G/3GS design (except, you know, three times larger). Well TESO has released an updated model of their 10-inch Windows [...]

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More Samsung Galaxy Tab P1000 tidbits

More Samsung Galaxy Tab P1000 tidbits

Samsung sure is getting a lot of mileage in the media about their new Galaxy Tab P1000 tablet. We guess that has to do with the excitement surrounding the first slate tablet to (possibly) reach market by a major electronics manufacturer since the iPad. There are a lot of people interested to see how it [...]

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FIC Tycoon TVB00 slate joins in on the attack of the Windows 7 tablets

FIC Tycoon TVB00 slate joins in on the attack of the Windows 7 tablets

We’re starting to see a theme in this year’s Computex offerings: Windows 7 based tablets. Day Zero ended with the debut of the MSI WindPad 100 and ASUS EP121 Eee Pad. We also know that ExoPC will be showing off their Slate Windows 7 offering with parallel UI interface in the next few days at [...]

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HP Slate tablet coming in June for around $500

HP Slate tablet coming in June for around $500

The good news is that we’ve finally heard a release date for the upcoming HP Slate tablet. We also know it’s going to cost €400 for the European market. While the currency conversion puts that at around $550, we’d expect HP to price it a little more competitively for the U.S. market and put it [...]

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Samsung is working on their own slate tablet, not just another “glorified MID”

Samsung is working on their own slate tablet, not just another “glorified MID”

According to APC Magazine, Samsung is working on a slate tablet for release later this year and promises that it will be more than just another MID device. According to Emmanuele Silanesu, marketing manager for Samsung’s Australian division, the tablet will focus on becoming “a primary device in terms of its processing power and IO.” [...]

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Toshiba tablets: take two

Toshiba tablets: take two

Way back when consumer slate tablets were in their infancy, before anyone had christened 2010 to be the “year of the tablet,” Toshiba announced that they — as a leading electronics company — were going to lead this slate crusade with their JournE Touch. Mind you, this was back in September of last year, but [...]

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The A-Z’s of tablets: Why tablets hold so much potential

The A-Z’s of tablets: Why tablets hold so much potential

There’s been quite a bit of backlash towards slate tablets lately. It’s understandable, sure. After all, here we are on the cusp of going “all in” with tablet tech and it’s far from being a sure thing. We’ve seen computer manufacturers venture down this road before, albeit briefly, when their technology wasn’t up to speed. [...]

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Specs on the Pegatron mystery slate tablet revealed

Specs on the Pegatron mystery slate tablet revealed

It was the big mystery last night as Steve Ballmer decided to highlight the rather boring HP slate tablet. What was that third tablet and who is Pegatron? Well now we finally have some more information courtesy of Neowin.net. While the Pegatron tablet is still unnamed, we now know that it sports an 11.6 inch [...]

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