New Google Nexus 7 LTE to be launched in Japan on September 30

Google announced its new Nexus 7 tablet on July 24, saying that only the Wi-Fi model would be available for the beginning, with the LTE version expected to be launched in the “coming weeks.” It’s been a month since then, and the Nexus 7 LTE has not been released. What’s more, Google hasn’t provided any updates on when the LTE tablet may arrive. Luckily, we have some info to share on this.
ZOA, a well-known Japanese retailer, has revealed on… Read more

LG launching 7 inch Android tablet with Full HD display? 5.5 inch screen for Optimus G2 to be unveiled at CES 2013

Earlier this year, Bloomberg reported that LG was putting tablet development on hold, in order to focus on smartphones. And yet now we’re hearing that the South Korean company is getting ready to unveil a brand new display that’s specifically made for tablets. Said display is a 7-inch one with 1920 x 1200 pixels (324ppi).
GSM Arena reports that LG will showcase this 7 inch full HD display at CES 2013 next week, hence it could introduce an Android tablet using… Read more

Google intros Samsung Nexus 10, LG Nexus 4, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

Google has officially unveiled two new Nexus devices, both running a newer version of Android, called Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The two Nexuses are the Samsung Galaxy 10, and the LG Nexus 4.
The Galaxy 10 is Google’s first 10-inch tablet. And it seems to be the nicest tablet ever built — yes, even nicer than Apple’s iPad, which, whether we like it or not, is the best selling tablet at the moment. The new Nexus comes with a stunning… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 LTE updated to Android 4.0 ICS in South Korea

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 7.7 LTE is now getting its first official taste of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in South Korea, where SK Telecom is selling the tablet with the model number SHV-E150S. Here is everything you need to know about the update, which seems to be available both over-the-air, and via Kies. The Tab 7.7 LTE was launched running Android 3.2 Honeycomb, so we don’t have to tell you that the step to ICS is a major one. Oh, and… Read more

Samsung launches Galaxy Note 10.1 in the US and UK. Kylie Minogue gives a hand

After redesigning it, and upgrading it with better specs, today Samsung has finally released its Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet in the US and the UK. Initially announced in February as a dual-core device, the Note 10.1 now features a quad-core Samsung Exynos 4412 processor clocked at 1.4GHz. Another major upgrade is in the RAM department: from 1GB to 2GB. Sadly for those who’ve been hoping this would happen, the tablet doesn’t run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean at launch, but Android… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 gains LTE on its way to Verizon

Starting August 17, Verizon Wireless will sell a new Android tablet — its most affordable yet. It is the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 seen above. Unlike the Tab 2 7.0 that’s been released in the US this spring via retailers like Best Buy, Verizon’s version features LTE connectivity. That aside, you’ll get the same 7-inch WSVGA (1024 x 600) display, Android Ice Cream Sandwich, 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN, 1 GHz dual-core CPU, 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal… Read more

Samsung Direct UK offers cash back on Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 and Tab 2 7.0

Samsung has launched a new official online store in the UK. It’s called Samsung Direct, and lets you buy Android tablets, Android media players, and various accessories. To celebrate the opening of the store, Samsung is offering £50 cash back to customers who purchase the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 Wi-Fi, or £30 cash back for the smaller Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Wi-Fi. The offer won’t last long, so if you want an Android ICS tablet at a discounted price, you… Read more

Verizon gives away Motorola Droid Razr smartphones, and a Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7

Verizon is celebrating Easter by giving away three Droid Razr smartphones from Motorola. To enter for one or more chances to win, you need to visit the Verizon Insider website here, and participate to the Funny Bunny sweepstakes. Verizon wants you to be the Funny Bunny, asking for a “silly Ad Lib” that involves food and other rabbity stuff. Three lucky winners will receive a Droid Razr each, in black, white, and purple, respectively. The sweepstakes is open to legal U.S. residents 18 years of age… Read more