DisplayMate performed in-depth lab and viewing tests of the iPad 2, Motorola Xoom, Asus Transformer, Acer Iconia, and Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 -- and the results may surprise you.
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The display is the single most expensive component of a tablet computer, but it's also important because the display is the primary i/o interface and it determines the quality of the visual experience for every app that it runs.Ray Soneira of DisplayMate Technologies has posted an incredibly in-depth Tablet Display Shoot-Out comparing the displays that ship in the iPad 2, Motorola Xoom and Asus Transformer.
The 11-inch Waterfield Muzetto is the kind of bag that you want to buy a computer to go with. The oil leather, classic style and minimalist design make it one of my all-time favorites.
Samsung announced will sell a Wi-Fi-only version of the Galaxy tab for $349. The move is an attempt to challenge the dominance of the iPad, but can a $350 tablet do any significant damage?
Research in Motion posted a side-by-side video comparing the PlayBook tablet to the iPad. In the video the PlayBook loads web pages faster than the iPad and its Flash capability adds sizzle to sites like Adidas.com.
The tablet computer space is going to heat up -- really soon -- and Apple's dominant iPad is going to be challenged by a raft of late-mover products from the likes of Samsung, Dell, RIM, Acer, Asus, Lenovo and Cisco.
Apple has confirmed that its first tablet computer, the iPad, will be able to be pre-ordered beginning at 5:30 am PT/ 8:30 am ET, Friday.
Wired went back and uncovered six of Steve Jobs "sneakiest" statements. I add a seventh. Is Apple being disingenuous or is it the job of the CEO to throw journalists off the scent?
Is this the Apple tablet?
It's not the price of AMOLED displays that'll kill you, it's the availability. A director of the OLED association throws ice water on the AMOLED Apple tablet rumors making the rounds.