As IFA 2014 trade show is coming next month, many companies started to prepare their new product for this show. As a reliable news, Lenovo will have two new tablet for this show, one is the two in one tablet, Thinkpad Helix 2, the other one is Tab S8.
From the information we collected, Thinkpad Helix 2 is the upgrade edition of Helix. It is also two in one tablet. It can be used a tablet or laptop pc. This unit will adopt one 11.6 inch IPS screen, resolution is 1080P. CPU is the Intel Core I7. In future, it may have some other editions with Intel Bay Trail T chipset.
The Lenovo Tab S8 will adopt the Intel CPU, but for now, we can not make sure it will Bay Trail T or Moorefield chipset. Unit will own one 8 inch IPS screen. Resolution is unknown for now. Compared with Helix 2, this Tab S8 looks younger. Helix 2 looks like a commercial tablet.
Although, Lenovo did not confirm the news, but news is quite reliable. So when IFA 2014 trade show is open, we can know more information about these two tablets.
Mouse Computer may be a strange name for most of us. It is a new PC supplier from Japan. Recently, Mouse Computer launched a new tablet with Windows OS. The model number is MT-iCE1000WN-BG. The price is 450 euros in Ontablets.
As information from Ontablets, this tablet owns one 10.1 inch IPS screen, resolution is 1280*800 pixels. CPU is the Intel Celron N2807 quad core. Frequency is 1.58GHz. RAM is 2GB DDR3 and there is 64GB SSD flash memory. The front camera is 1M pixels, and rear camera is 5M pixels. Unit runs Windows 8.1 OS. It can support Bluetooth 4.0, 4G LTE, and HDMI etc.
There is a special keyboard for this new tablet. Users can connect with tablet, and use it as a laptop PC.
Though, this tablet is already confirmed by Mouse Computer, but it did not tell when it will be available for sale.
About half months ago, Chuwi has released one of its latest tablet, VX8 3G. Ontablets has made a report about it. As we know, this VX8 is running Android OS. But Chuwi told us this unit can also work with Windows OS as well. Today, we have seen some pictures of VW8 with Windows OS. But for now, Chuwi did not tell where to download Windows OS firmware.
As news disclosed before, Chuwi VX8 with Windows OS will extend the RAM and flash memory flash to 2GB and 32GB. But till now, Chuwi did not tell when it will be available.
Chuwi VX8 comes with one 8 inch IPS screen, resolution is 1280*800 pixels. CPU is the 64 bits Intel Z3735G quad core CPU, frequency is 1.83GHz. It can support both Android and Windows OS. But for now, only the Android OS is available for sale in market. But if you want, you can burn it with Windows 8.1 OS as well.
Except the nice performance, the price is also quite nice, only 85 euros. If you are interested in, you can view more here.
As the IFA 2014 trade show is coming, there are a lot of news about ASUS tablets. In this April, ASUS launched the latest Transformer Pad TF103C. About four months later, ASUS launched another two Transformer tablets, TF303 and TF303K.
Both model adopts one 10.1 inch IPS screen, the screen resolution is 1920*1080 pixels. The Transformer Pad T303 comes with one Intel Bay Trail-T Z3745 quad core CPU, and owns 2GB RAM, 16GB or 32GB flash memory space. The Transformer Pad T303K adopts the Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad core CPU. The RAM is 2GB RAM and 16GB flash memory. Both units run Android 4.4 OS, and ZenUI customized operation interface.
As news from Ontablets, Transformer Pad TF303K will land Spain next month. The price is 299 euros without keyboard, if you want it with a keyboard, it will be 50 euros extra. The Transformer Pad T303 will be available following TF303K. The price is 349 euros without keyboard, and 399 euros with keyboard.
Now, it is quite nearing to be available, so if you want to own one, you just need to wait about one month more.
Several weeks before, we have disclosed one new tablet from PIPO, the PIPO P8. After that, many people keep on asking me when it will be available for sale. This morning, this unit is already available for sale on ontablets.es. This unit comes with the latest RK3288 quad core CPU from Mediatek, one 2048*1536 pixels screen, 3G dong built in etc. The 16GB edition is only 125 euros, and 32GB edition is 138 euros.
We had a post reviewing the performance of the RK3288 quad core CPU. It has a very good video playback. Except the powerful CPU, unit owns one 7.9 inch IPS screen, resolution is 2048*1536 pixels. RAM is 2GB. The front camera is 2M pixels, and rear one is 8M pixels. The battery capacity is 5300Mah.
This unit is quite similar as another new tablet from iFive, Mini4. Though, the price of PIPO P6 is a bit higher, but its performance is still much better. So people can choose according your own demand.
Last Sept, Microsoft released its second generation Surface tablet, Surface Pro 2. This model is pre installed with the Windows RT operation system, so the sales is not good in market. This morning, ontablets.es released a USD100.00 off promotion for this Surface Pro 2.
As Microsoft released its latest Surface Pro 3 tablet, the Pro 2 seems to be out of date. Now, if you order this Surface Pro 2 online, the 32GB edition will be only 350 US dollars. the 64GB edition is 450 US dollars, and the LTE 4G edition will be 579 US dollars. Totally speaking, the price is quite good.
Regarding the configuration of Surface Pro 2, it owns one 10.6 inch IPS screen, the resolution is 1920*1080 pixels. It adopts the Nvidia Tegra 4 quad core CPU. The RAM is 2GB. Flash memory can be 32GB and 64GB. The front camera is 3.5M pixels, and rear one is 5M pixels.
If you are interested in Pro 2, it is a good chance to own one. As Surface Pro 3 has been available for sale several month before, we believe, there is no much stock for Pro 2 in Ontablets.
After Google acquired Motorola, it did not release any new products. But recently, Ontablets disclosed that Motorola will release eight new smart phones at the end of this year. In meanwhile, it will move back to tablet market as well. Now, it has already started to test several new tablets. As estimation, the new tablets will be for sale in next summer.
As some news told, now, Motorola is testing some 7 inch, 11 inch and 12.5 inch tablets. And the test for 7 inch tablets is coming to an end. It will be launched very soon. Regarding 11 inch and 12.5 inch tablets, there is little news about it.
The 7 inch tablets come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad core CPU, but when it is released to market, it may change to adopt the Nvidia Tegra K1 quad core CPU.
The 7 inch tablets is mostly likely to be released in next summer, if lucky, we may see 11 inch and 12.5 inch tablets at that moment as well. Although the news is not confirmed by Motorola, but recently, CEO of Motorola said maybe some day, Motorola will launch a tablet with customized Moto Maker service. It may indicate that Motorola will come back.
Surface Pro 3 is the latest tablet from Microsoft. Compared with the last two edition, Microsoft has made dramatic improvement on configuration and design. Of course, after it is available for sale, we have found some bugs on it. So Microsoft is always working on the resolve the bugs. Today, there is a new firmware update for this Surface Pro 3. By this update, the performance of Surface Pro 3 will be enhanced a lot, especially the starting up time.
This update has included the BIOS and Property tags, shorten the starting up time. That means Surface Pro 3 can be started up in a very short time. But this update is not to resolve other firmware bugs in Surface Pro 3, so users have to update manually in Windows Update service.
From today on, users can update your Surface Pro 3 yourself.
Yesterday, we have already shared some information about the Huawei Mate 7 smart phone. And Huawei also confirmed the existence of this unit. Today, Ontablets has shown us more information about this unit. Today, let's share it with you all.
As we have mentioned before, this Huawei Mate 7 comes with one 6 inch screen. But the resolution is not 720P, but 1080P. The CPU is Kirin 920 octa core, frequency is 1.8GHz. As it is a new chipset, so we don't know its performance. It owns 2GB RAM and 16GB flash memory. Operation system is Android 4.4.2. The unit can support the 4G LTE network. The camera is the highlight of this unit. The front camera is 5M pixels, and rear one is 13M pixels. Battery capacity is 4000Mah. Unit owns Touch ID function.
But the above information is only for standard edition. Mate 7 has another higher edition. The screen resolution may be 2K, and RAM will be 3GB, flash memory may be 32GB. But it is not for sure, we need to wait further information from Huawei.
Last week, we have already reported that Sony will display a new Xperia Z3 tablet in the IFA 2014 trade show. Now, this news is confirmed. That means we can see a new Xperia tablet in very near future.
As our news, this new Xperia Z3 tablet is named Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact. In the new edition, Sony has reduced the screen size, it is only 8 inch. That may mean Sony will not release new big size screen tablet, and move to small size tablet in future.
Till now, Sony did not tell any news about this Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact. But what is for sure is that this Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact will be shown in the IFA 2014 trade show hold in Berlin. We will have further report when the show is opened. So welcome you to visit us here in the following weeks. We will have latest news to you.