Tablets

Sony Xperia Z4 tablet – Australian hands on

Sony Xperia Z4 tablet – Australian hands on

This morning Sony announced their latest 10″ tablet, announcing the Sony Xperia Z4 tablet. I`m here at Mobile World Congress and thought we’d check it out. The Xperia Z4 Tablet is a really, really light tablet, weighing in at a miniscule 389 grams for a 10″ tablet. The low weight is due in part to the plastic construction on the[Read More…]

by 9:37 pm on March 2, 2015 5 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Sony announces the Xperia Z4 Tablet and M4 Aqua at Mobile World Congress

Sony announces the Xperia Z4 Tablet and M4 Aqua at Mobile World Congress

Sony has officially brought two announcements with it to Mobile World Congress 2015. The slim and light Xperia Z4 Tablet and the midrange Xperia M4 Aqua are today getting their time in the Barcelona sun. Sony’s announcement is notable for what it’s lacking, too – we had assumed we’d see the Xperia Z4 announced at MWC, following on from the[Read More…]

by 6:19 pm on March 2, 2015 2 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones, Tablets
Huawei Announces the MediaPad X2 – an ultra-octa 64 bit LTE Cat6 4G Phablet

Huawei Announces the MediaPad X2 – an ultra-octa 64 bit LTE Cat6 4G Phablet

Mobile World Congress is underway, and Huawei was the first to announce its new goodies today. Curiously though, the new MediaPad table – the MediaPad X2 – wasn’t anywhere to be seen in their press conference. The MediaPad X2 isn’t just a tablet, its also a phone (of course), and it’s the world’s first (wait for it) ultra-octa 64 bit[Read More…]

by 1:12 am on March 2, 2015 1 comment News, Phones, Tablets
Whoops! Sony accidentally outs the Xperia Z4 tablet in their own app

Whoops! Sony accidentally outs the Xperia Z4 tablet in their own app

Well that clearly wasn’t the plan. Sony accidentally outed the Z4 Tablet in their Xperia Lounge app in the early hours of this morning, but pulled the article fairly quickly. Not quickly enough though! Several tech sites around the world including Xperia Blog were on it in a flash. Judging from the button placement, we’re looking at a portrait-style tablet[Read More…]

by 11:24 am on February 25, 2015 4 comments Manufacturer, News, Tablets
Samsung and Sydney Opera House launch an interactive digital learning experience for school children

Samsung and Sydney Opera House launch an interactive digital learning experience for school children

As principal partner of the Sydney Opera House, Samsung Electronics Australia has been launching a few digital initiatives surrounding the iconic landmark. Their Sydney Opera House app launched earlier this month, and today they’ve announced a new digital learning experience aimed at Year 3 & 4 students touring the entertainment hub. The experience takes the form of an interactive story[Read More…]

by 10:28 am on February 24, 2015 0 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Lenovo Australia opens a new e-store for education offering up to 35% off their entire range

Lenovo Australia opens a new e-store for education offering up to 35% off their entire range

As the new school year gets under way, Lenovo Australia has launched a new online education store, offering a discount to teachers and students on Lenovo hardware and services. The new store, which is accessible via a login, requires a ‘.edu.au’ or ‘.k12′ email address to access, but offers a pretty substantial 35% saving on Lenovo hardware, there’s also up[Read More…]

by 8:00 am on February 12, 2015 4 comments Chromebook, Manufacturer, Tablets
Nexus 9 LTE now available to purchase from Google Play Australia

Nexus 9 LTE now available to purchase from Google Play Australia

After appearing at JB Hifi late last month, the Nexus 9 LTE has now shown up on Google Play. The tablet is only available in Indigo Black with 32GB of storage and according to the product page is ready to ship, with stock leaving the warehouse in 1 – 2 business days. There’s two shipment methods available, depending on how[Read More…]

by 10:02 am on February 9, 2015 2 comments Google Play, Manufacturer, Tablets
CM 12 Nightlies arrive for the Nexus 9

CM 12 Nightlies arrive for the Nexus 9

Owners of the Nexus 9 are now able to install CyangogenMod on their tablet, with nightlies of CM12 now available to download. CM12 is based on Lollipop, so there’s very little to lose – except obviously OTA udpates from Google – from installing the ROM. CyanogenMod is one of the oldest, and certainly one of the easiest to install third[Read More…]

by 7:29 am on February 8, 2015 3 comments Modding, OS Update, Tablets
Specs for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab A and Galaxy Tab A Plus leak

Specs for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab A and Galaxy Tab A Plus leak

Samsung has apparently been making moves to update their tablet line-up with a new series called the Galaxy A and Galaxy A Plus. SamMobile has received some information regarding the specs of the tablets, and from the sounds of it, these will be classed as mid-range tablets. There will apparently be two variants of the Tab A and Tab A[Read More…]

by 9:26 am on February 7, 2015 4 comments Manufacturer, Rumours, Tablets
HP launches new business-focused Android Pro Slate devices, SMB mobile device management software

HP launches new business-focused Android Pro Slate devices, SMB mobile device management software

HP has launched three new Android devices into the Australian market with a focus on business and education use. The Pro Slate 8 and 12 come with unique handwriting recognition capabilities, while the Pro Slate 10 convertible can be loaded with either Android and Windows for students. All devices are now available for purchase in Australia. The company also made[Read More…]

by 5:26 pm on February 5, 2015 0 comments Manufacturer, Tablets