Tag: Tablets

HTC Improves Nexus 9 Tablet Screen, Build Quality

HTC Improves Nexus 9 Tablet Screen, Build Quality

The Nexus 9 tablet has not been out long, but it has been in the headlines long enough. A sales success, the earlier models of this deluxe slate suffered from a number of issues. HTC upped the production capacity of the device, but some of the earlier models suffered from issues like light bleed, clicking sounds ...

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Lollipop Update Wrecks Video Playback On Nexus 7 (2013)

Lollipop Update Wrecks Video Playback On Nexus 7 (2013)

Google recently rolled out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its Nexus 7 tablets, both the 2012 model and the 2013 one. A lot of users have already upgraded to the new version. However, for some, there isn’t much sweetness to be had. It appears that the refresh has brought alone some rather unexpected bugs for ...

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Intel Pulling The Plug On Android Tablet Subsidies In 2015

Intel Pulling The Plug On Android Tablet Subsidies In 2015

All good things must come to an end. For Intel, 2015 is going to be the year when it lets go of its ambitious plan to provide Android tablet makers with subsidies. The idea was to increase shipments of slates powered by its chips to 40 million units — increase them to the tune of a wholesome quadrupling from the ...

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Nokia N1 Tablet Unveiled, Runs Android 5.0 Lollipop

Nokia N1 Tablet Unveiled, Runs Android 5.0 Lollipop

After dabbing with the Android platform under the Microsoft umbrella, Nokia is aiming for reinvention. The company just launched the Nokia N1 tablet, which arrives with Android 5.0 Lollipop. It becomes the first Android tablet in its lineup. And it also becomes the second tablet to run this latest version of ...

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Microsoft Plays It Straight By Making Office For Android Free

Microsoft Plays It Straight By Making Office For Android Free

Microsoft delighted many (and ruffled a few feathers, I’m sure) earlier this week by unveiling the preview version and making Office for Android free for consumers. In fact, the company is now giving away the productivity suite on mobile devices, meaning iPad, iPhone and Android users will no longer be required to ...

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It Is Now Possible To Root Nexus 9, New Process

It Is Now Possible To Root Nexus 9, New Process

You might be pleased to know that you can root Nexus 9, though the procedure is new and exclusive to the new tablet. And it is not exactly as straightforward, at least not right now. But it is certainly possible, thanks to Chainfire. The root requires an extra SuperSU that has been designed to work with the ...

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Nexus 9 Tablet Suffers From Light Bleed, Clicking Sounds

Nexus 9 Tablet Suffers From Light Bleed, Clicking Sounds

Google has finally started shipping its new Nexus 9 tablet, but even though the HTC device has just launched, the first units are already suffering from a number of problems. The highlights (or rather lowlights) being light bleeds and annoying clicking sounds. Reportedly, the latter happens when users tap the ...

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NVIDIA Shield Tablet To Get Android 5.0 Lollipop In November

NVIDIA Shield Tablet To Get Android 5.0 Lollipop In November

Good news for owners of the NVIDIA Shield tablets. The company has announced a quick release of the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the device, as soon as this month. Things have been moving fast on the Android front, immediately after the launch of the Nexus 9 and the Nexus 6. These launched as the first products ...

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Samsung Might Launch A 13-Inch Tablet By The End Of The Year

Samsung Might Launch A 13-Inch Tablet By The End Of The Year

There is an industry shift currently ongoing. An industry shift towards large screen slates. And Samsung has no intention of sitting this out, with the company’s big slate now back in news. Rumors were circulating, a while ago, that the Korean giant was working on a huge tablet with a 13-inch display. This was when ...

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HTC Has No Plans For Releasing A Budget Tablet Anytime Soon

HTC Has No Plans For Releasing A Budget Tablet Anytime Soon

HTC has a bit of a hit on its hand with the Nexus 9, with the premium new Android tablet selling like hot cakes in pretty much all key markets across the globe. You can read about that here. Long story short, the Taiwanese company needed this — while HTC has launched several new smartphones over the past few ...

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