Both Amazon and Apple have tablets at the ready for the holiday spending extravaganza. But that means consumers are faced with a choice. So, let's put Apple's iPad Air 2 up against Amazon's Kindle Fire HDX and see which comes out the winner.
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The retailer has the best deals on iPads so far, plus at least $100 off Microsoft Surface 2 and 3 tablets.
The longer I use Amazon's latest tablet, the less I use the iPad Air. If not for one thing it's lacking, the new Kindle could replace the iPad Air.
Regular readers will know that I'm a big fan of Amazon's Kindle Fire HDX. A huge fan. I like it because I feel that Amazon now makes a better tablet than Apple. While I think that the fifth-generation iPad Air is a great tablet, I feel that Apple is iteratively evolving the iPad as opposed to giving it a full revamp it deserves.
The larger HDX tablet boasts some impressive specs and Amazon fans will feel right at home, although others may miss the wider range of apps found elsewhere. Business users will enjoy its e-reader capabilities.
I used to think that the iPad was the king of the tablets, but not any more. It's time to whip the crown away from Apple and give it to its rightful holder – Amazon's Kindle Fire HDX.
The current generation of ultra-protection lands for the iPad Air, mini and Kindle Fire HD/HDX.
Amazon has cut the price on the Kindle Fire HDX 7" by $50. Don't expect much in the way of iPad specials, but some Black Friday sale prices are carrying over past the weekend.
iPad loyalists and fans of its Retina display might be surprised by the results of a recent display shootout by an industry expert. Is Apple resting on its iPad laurels?
With Amazon and Apple both having unveiled their offerings ready for the holiday spending extravaganza, consumers are faced with a choice. So, let's put Apple's iPad Air up against Amazon's Kindle Fire HDX and see which comes out the winner.
With a $100 price advantage over the ipad mini, and an app store is well stocked with quality apps, those looking for a tablet for home, BYOD or enterprise might well find that the Kindle Fire HDX ticks most, if not all, the boxes.
Microsoft has changed the landscape of consumer tablets by adjusting the price of Surface RT. But they may also have made a rod for their own back...
Russian search company Yandex places Android and iPad first on mobile.
I bought myself an iPad mini for Christmas and was smitten. Eight inches seems like the right size for a tablet, but has Apple caused trouble for Microsoft with the Mini?
FixYa, the problem-solving website, has just published a report on buyers' most common complaints about four of the most popular 7-inch tablets from Apple, Google, Amazon and Barnes & Noble
This tablet scrum is likely with Apple's iPad mini, Amazon's Kindle Fire HD and a bevy of Android and Windows 8 devices is to be the main event for the holiday shopping season.
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You might think the big decision is about which has the best hardware, but you'd be wrong. In fact, the big decisions are all about price and ecosystem. David Gewirtz has the details inside.
Amazon is launching its first tablets in the UK when the Kindle Fire and the Kindle Fire HD go on sale on Thursday. They are being released alongside Amazon's improved e-reader, the Kindle Paperwhite.
Despite stiff competition from Amazon, Google, and (probably) Apple, Acer hopes you'll consider its $230 mini-tablet.
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