Sony’s Next Android Tablet To Come With Tegra 3 Quad Core Processor?

Sony’s existing Android tablets use an NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, but it would appear that Sony may have a new tablet in the works which will use NVIDIA’s new quad core processor.

Some benchmarks have been discovered showing an unannounced device from Sony which features a quad core NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor.

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Lenovo To Release First Windows 8 Tablet?

According to a recent report by The Verge, Lenovo is looking to be the first manufacturer to release a Windows 8 tablet later this year, and Lenovo apparently thinks Windows 8 will ship in October.

We heard previously that Microsoft is expected to ship Windows 8 some time in the fall of 2012, and whilst Lenovo didn’t release any details about any of their Windows 8 tablets, they did show one off at CES, the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga which you can see below.

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Aakash 2 $40 Android Tablet Arriving In April

A new version of the value Android Ubislate 7+ will soon be making its appearance in India, which will be named the Aakash 2. The new Android Aakash 2 tablet will be equipped with a 7 inch capacitive touchscreen display and powered by a 700 MHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor.

Power to the Aakash 2 tablet will be provided by a 3200mAh battery that will be capable of providing up to 3 hours of battery life, and have been designed for India’s student population.

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HP To Release webOS 3.0.5 Source Code

HP announced a while back that they would make their webOS software open source, although the goal was for future versions of the webOS to be open source.

Now HP has announced that they will make the current version of webOS open source, which is currently available on the HP TouchPad tablet as webOS 3.0.5.

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Nokia’s Design Chief Confirms Tablet In The Works

We have been hearing rumors that Nokia are working on a new tablet, which will most likely be a Windows 8 based tablet, and the last thing we heard was that the device would launch in quarter four of 2012.

Now Marko Ahtisaari, who is Nokia’s design chief has confirmed that the company is indeed working on a tablet, the new comes from a Finnish publication which recently interviewed him.

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16GB NOOK Storage Can Now Officially Be Repartitioned

Barnes & Noble has today announced that owners of their NOOK 16GB tablets will now be able to change their storage configurations and repartition the tablets 16GB of storage.

The new configuration supports comes after Barnes & Noble originally shipping their 16GB NOOK with just 1GB of the available 16GB available for used as storage for files you downloaded from the web or transferred from your computer. With the other 15GB being used for Barnes & Noble NOOK Shop content.

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Archos Teases G10 XS Android Tablet (Video)

It looks like Archos is about to unveil a new Android tablet, the Archos G10 XS, which as you can see from the photo below it looks like it will come with some sort of keyboard dock similar to the Asus Transformer range.

We don’t have many details on the new Archos G10 XS, although we do know that this new Android tablet will measure just 7.6mm thick and around 11mm thick with the new keyboard dock.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Appears At The FCC

Samsung announced a couple of new tablets at MWC 2012 last month, one of those was the Galaxy Tab 2 which features a 7 inch display, and it looks like we could be getting closer to the tablets release as it has just appeared at the FCC.

Samsung launched two models in their Galaxy Tab 2 range, one with a 7 inch display and one with a 10.1 inch display, and both models will come with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

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Asus Transformer TF101 Bug Fix Update Now Available

Asus recent,y released their Android 4.0 ICS update for their original Transformer TF101 tablet, after the update was released a number of users reported various problems with the device.

Some of the problems included random reboots, and device lock ups, and Asus promised to release an update to fix those problems, and it looks like the update is now available as an OTA update.

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Apple’s Tablet Share Drops After Kindle Fire Launch

According to a recent report by research firm IDC, Apple’s share of the tablet market fell to 54.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2011, which is down from the previous quarter where Apple’s share of the tablet market was at 61.5 percent.

The report also mentions some information about Android’s share of the tablet market, which has increased due to the release of the new Amazon Kindle Fire tablet which took a 16.8 percent share of the tablet market in the same quarter.

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