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Panasonic has a 7″ Windows Tablet for you, if you’re Tough Enough

Posted on 07 January 2014

Panasonic is well known for their Toughbook line of rugged devices and at CES today have unveiled a couple of new Toughpad tablets including a fanless 7 inch model with a Haswell processor that’s as rugged as anything they have produced before.  

Here Wacom! Asus VivoTab Note 8 official

Posted on 06 January 2014

Its been rumored for a while but its now official, the Asus  VivoTab Note 8 has been announced by Asus and its set to take on it’s 8 inch brethren as it brings with it a feature that’s been missing for a lot of users from the current crop of  portable Windows tablets. Update: ASUS Vivotab Note 8 now in our database. View specs, compare, comment and more.


Fujitsu Q584 now available to order from US site starting at $879

Posted on 15 December 2013

  Its been a long wait but finally Fujitsu has posted the Q584 Windows 8.1 tablet on their US site for ordering with lots of configuration options to help you get the tablet just the way you want it.

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Dell Venue 8 Pro – 15 Minutes Deep-Dive Video

Posted on 13 November 2013

Our Dell Venue 8 Pro has already been unboxed and reviewed but today we’ve got more detail for you. This 15 minutes video deep-dive into this ultra-mobile PC includes  browsing performance,  split keyboard usage, YouTube playback, Store app install, Desktop usage, Microsoft Word demo, Bluetooth Keyboard Demo and Steam Gaming Demo with Civ V. We’ve got another video on the Miracast / WiDi feature coming up too so stay tuned! […]

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Dell Venue 8 Pro Review

Posted on 11 November 2013

The Atom chip. Windows 8. For those seeking productivity and portability these technologies promised to fulfil that need but ultimately fell short. Intel’s Bay Trail CPU and Windows 8.1 are designed to finally meet those needs but do they really combine to produce the perfect storm for Windows tablets? The Dell Venue 8 Pro is the first of the new breed of Windows tablets out of the gate, does it […]

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More Bay Trail tablets now available inc Dell Venue 11 Pro and a Venue 8 Pro sale

Posted on 08 November 2013

The first Bay Trail tablets are now arriving, starting with the Dell a few weeks ago and now the Lenovo Miix2, Toshiba Encore are up on, the Dell Venue 11 Pro on and Amazon plus Dell gives you 32GB for free!


Dell Venue 8 Pro and Asus T100 now available to order

Posted on 20 October 2013

With the official launch of Windows 8.1 as previously announced, the Dell Venue 8 Pro and the Asus Transformer Book T100 are now available to order online from various online retailers and are the first Bay Trail devices to be available to consumers.  

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The gang’s all here – the Acer Iconia W4 officially announced

Posted on 18 October 2013

Almost immediately after the release of the W3 8-inch tablet from Acer there have been rumors of and requests for a successor and now finally Acer has officially announced the W4, with improvements that could make this the 8-inch tablet to have.  


Lenovo makes the Miix2 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet official

Posted on 16 October 2013

Lenovo today officially announced its entry into the rapidly expanding 8-inch Windows tablet category with the official announcement of its previously teased Miix2 8-inch tablet.  

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Fujitsu STYLISTIC Q584 takes Bay Trail to the max

Posted on 11 October 2013

Fujitsu announced a slew of new Windows 8 devices a few days ago and among them is what will probably be the poster boy for Bay Trail tablets – with an Atom Z3770, 4GB RAM and a 10.1-inch screen with a special touch.  

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