The wireless carrier had offered a similar deal on the original Optik, but for $99 instead. The new tablet still lacks 4G LTE capabilities, however.
Laptops & Desktops
John Morris and Sean Portnoy deliver straight talk about notebook and desktop computers.
John Morris is a former executive editor at CNET Networks and senior editor at PC Magazine.
Sean Portnoy is a former executive editor at Computer Shopper magazine and editor at CNET Networks.
Don’t believe the pundits. There was plenty of PC news coming out of this year's Consumer Electronics Show if you knew where to look.
New subsidiary OCZ Storage Solutions will continue to sell its solid-state drives to enterprises and consumers.
The fourth-generation Core laptop lineup gets a new Extreme Edition quad-core CPU that costs over $1,000.
The new PC series, starting at $999, lets you join the cryptocurrency gold rush without breaking the bank.
Disappointing holiday sales could put another nail in the coffin for the bookseller's tablets.
Easily swappable components could make building your own PC a breeze. The company's CEO said the self-contained parts could potentially be sold on a subscription basis.
The latest in the company's Flip PC convertible notebook line is its smallest yet, and ships with Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 pre-installed.
The rugged slate includes an Intel Haswell processor and runs Windows 8.1 Pro -- and will cost a hefty $2,099.
The boutique PC company hedges its bets with a hybrid Steam Machine that starts at $1,899.