Google Replacing 16GB Nexus 7 Tablet With 32GB Model (Rumor)

We know that Google are getting ready to launch a 32GB version of their Nexus 7 tablet, the device has already appeared at some online retailers, and one person who ordered a 16GB model received a 32GB model.

The guys over at Phandroid have received some information from a hardware reseller who has told them that Google are phasing out the 16GB version of the Nexus 7 and replacing it with the 32GB model.

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Lenovo Announces 11 Inch IdeaPad Yoga Windows 8 Ultrabook Tablet

Lenovo first showed of their IdeaPad Yoga Windows 8 ultrabook and tablet hybrid back in march, the device was originally announced with a 13 inch display, and now they have announced a new version which will feature an 11 inch display.

The 11 inch Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga shares similar specifications to the 13 inch version it will come with Windows RT and is powered by a quad core NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor.

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Google Nexus 7 Gets Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Update

Google has released a new version of their mobile OS for their Nexus 7 tablet, Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, and the update brings a a couple of new features to the Google Nexus 7 tablet.

The Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update should be available now as an OTA update for your Google Nexus 7 tablet, and it adds a landscape mode on the Nexus 7 tablet, it is also expected to be available for other devices shortly as well.

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AMD Z-60 Hondo CPU Announced For Windows Tablets

AMD have announced a new 1 GHz dual core processor called the Z-60 Hondo they have created specifically for Windows tablets, and will enable tablet makers to create devices that measure just 10mm thick.

AMD have created the new Z-60 CPU to compete with Intel’s Z2760 Clover Trail processor, but AMD has included a Radeon HD 6250 graphics core, which should provide improved support for 3D graphics and high definition video acceleration, when compared to Intel’s chip.

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Cube U9GT5 And Chuwi V99 Android Tablets With Retina Displays Under $300

Chinese tablet makers Cube and Chuwi have launched new retina display tablets equipped with displays sporting a resolution of 2048 x 1536, the same as Apple’s new iPad, but for under $300.

The two tablets in the form of the Chuwi V99 and Cube U9GT5 are both running Google’s latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, and are fitted with 9.7 inch Retina displays.

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Acer Inconia W510 Windows 8 Tablet Launches November 9th For $500

Acer has announced that their new Windows 8 tablet, the Acer Iconia W510 will go on sale on the 9th of November, and the device will retail for $500 and above depending on the specifications.

The Acer Inconia W510 features a 10.1 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels, the display features Gorilla Glass 2, and it is powered by a dual core Intel Atom Z2760 processor.

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Handheld Algiz 10x Outdoor Rugged Windows Tablet PC Launches

If you need to take your tablet outside and would prefer something which you know will not let you down, even when water splash on to it. You might be interested in the new rugged Handheld Algiz 10x Windows tablet PC.

The Algiz 10x Windows tablet PC has been created by Handheld Group has been specifically designed for field professionals, and has been designed to withstand harsh outdoor environments, and meets Military standards MIL-STD-810G.

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FunTab Pro Kids Android 4.0 Tablet Launches For $150

If you are looking for an Android tablet specifically for the younger generation, you might be interested in the new FunTab Pro kids Android tablet launched by Ematic this week.

The FunTab Pro is equipped with a 7 inch 800 x 480 resolution touchscreen display and is powered by a 1GHz processor supported by 1GB of RAM, and runs Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.

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Fuhu Nabi 2 Kids Android Tablet Gets Rooted And Google Play Access

Some of our readers might remember the powerful Fuhu Nabi 2 kids Android tablet which was launched earlier this year, but unfortunately came without access to Google’s Play store.

The Fuhu Nabi 2 Android tablet is powered by a Tegra 3 processor supported by 1GB RAM, and runs Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system, all protected in a rugged case designed for use by children.

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Chameleon 1.1 Smart Launcher For Android Unveiled (video)

Teknision has rolled out a new video for its Chameleon 1.1 Smart Launcher application currently under development for Android this week, after a number of users requested that the application should include more widgets.

The new Chameleon 1.1 now supports regular Android app widgets, even thought they are “extremely limited interactivity and poor adaptive layout” say its creators. Watch the video after the jump to see a sneak peak of the new Chameleon 1.1 software.


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Google Accidentally Ships Out A 32GB Nexus 7 Tablet To A Customer In Japan

We have been hearing rumors over the last week that Google are getting ready to release a 32GB version of their Nexus 7 tablet, and now one person in Japan, who ordered a 16GB Nexus 7 tablet from Google actually received the new 32GB version.

Twitter user @oppese thought that they had received a 16GB Nexus 7 tablet from Google, as the box showed a 16GB model, but when the device was powered up it showed it had 32GB of storage.

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