September 2012 Tablet Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for September 2012. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search

Tablet Articles for September of 2012

Below are the 39 Tablet articles for September of 2012

Getting into the Game Special Report

How will mobile and such trends as free-to-play impact the video game industry? We take a look at critical aspects in play in our gaming Special Report.

HP ENVY x2 Preview: Dockable Windows 8 Tablet

Our sister site NotebookReview has a hands-on preview with HP's first dockable tablet based on Windows 8. Don't miss this video preview of the ENVY x2.

iPad Mini Not Coming Next Week

At one point there was speculation that Apple would unveil a smaller version of the iPad at the same time as its next iPhone. That's looking very unlikely now.

Nokia Considering a Windows Tablet

Nokia may once again extend its reach beyond phones, as the company's CEO has made it clear that a tablet is a real possibility.

Amazon Unveils Three New Kindle Fire HD Models, Updated Kindle Fire

Amazon announced today that it will be releasing three Kindle Fire HD tablets -- a 7-inch, an 8.9-inch, and an 8.9-inch/4G model -- as well as an updated version of[...]

Amazon Brings Kindles to Light with Paperwhite

Today marked an exciting day for Amazon, as the company made its entry into the world of lighted eInk readers, announcing the Kindle Paperwhite, a front-lit device that will let[...]

Pogo Connect Unveiled: World’s First Pressure-Sensitive Bluetooth 4.0 Stylus for the iPad

Ten One Designs has finally unveiled their secret project, now known as the Pogo Connect, which will be the world's first pressure-sensitive Bluetooth 4.0 stylus. The stylus will offer unprecedented[...]

Amazon Kindle Fire Users Will Be Able to Opt Out of Ads… for a Price

There's good news and bad news for those getting one of Amazon's second-generation Kindle tablets. You won't have to look at advertisements when using the devices, but you'll have to[...]

Microsoft Making It Easier for Customers to Try a Surface Tablet Before They Buy

The Microsoft Surface tablet has drawn huge amounts of attention, but those who are interested in buying one will only be able to get one at a Microsoft store.

Take a First Look at the Apple iPad Mini

Although the official unveiling isn't expected until next month, a number of pictures of a smaller iPad have leaked out, including one comparing its size to the current Apple tablet.

Apple Announces iOS 6 Release Date for iPad

The Apple iPhone 5 was the biggest news coming out of today's event in San Francisco, CA, but Apple did reveal that iOS 6 will soon be available for the[...]

Microsoft Details Office 2013 RT Availability and Features

Microsoft has shed some light about when and how Office 2013 will become available for RT devices, as well as some of the differences between the RT and x86/x64 versions.

Haptic Systems Technology, What It Means for Tablets

As tablet sales continue to prosper, making the mobile device a common electronic in many homes and businesses, the technology that goes into the slates is evolving as well, with[...]

Ballmer Pegs ‘Sweet Spot’ for Microsoft Surface Pricing

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer still isn't ready to talk specifics about the pricing of the upcoming Surface tablet, but from what he's suggesting, it won't be cheap.

Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Getting Android 4.0 (ICS) Upgrade

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 designed to work with Verizon's cellular-wireless network is getting a long-awaited upgrade -- it is moving up to Android 4.0, a more recent version of[...]

Leaked iPad Mini Photos Reveal More Details

The rumored launch date for the iPad Mini is drawing closer, and a second set of images of this 8-inch tablet have come to light. These expose a few more[...]

Rumor: Supply Chain Prices Microsoft Surface RT Below $400, Surface Pro at $500-$700

Citing inside sources, a recent report from DigiTimes has the price ranges of the Windows RT-based version of the Micosoft Surface and the Windows Pro versions pegged at $300-$400 and[...]

Apple iOS 6 Upgrade Going Out to the iPad Now

Users of the second- and third-generation iPad can now upgrade their devices to the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system -- iOS 6 is available for download

Dell Latitude 10 Dockable Windows 8 Tablet Unveiled

Dell has announced its Windows 8-powered Latitude 10 tablet, but has remained quiet about its pricing and when exactly it will be released.

Acer Confirms Android 4.1-Equipped Iconia Tab A110

Acer has finally revealed its latest 7-inch slate, confirming that the Android 4.1-enabled Iconia Tab A110 will launch in Europe first, with the company staying mum on when the U.S.[...]

Amazon Gets Dumped By Wal-Mart, Chain Will No Longer Sell Kindle Line

Offering little by way of explanation, Wal-Mart has announced that it will no longer be selling Amazon's line of Kindle tablets and eReaders.

Apple iPad Tops J.D. Power Tablet Owner Satisfaction Study

Tablets are changing the way content is consumed, according to a new study that found tablet owners are increasingly using their mobile slates for the same activities as people who[...]

Boingo, Google Offer Free Wi-Fi for Android Users

Public wireless provider Boingo is offering Android tablet and smartphones users free Wi-Fi at more than 4,000 of its hotspots across America through a collaboration with Google. iOS users? Sorry,[...]

Four Samsung Tablets to Receive Android 4.1 Update

Samsung announced today that four of its tablets (as well as 11 of its smartphones) will be receiving updates to Google Android 4.1, aka Jelly Bean.

Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 With Windows 8 Priced at $800

Lenovo's ThinkPad Tablet 2, which is going to run Windows 8 and will be released on the same day as Microsoft's new operating system, has been priced by the company[...]

IDC: Windows Tablets Sales Will Have a Slow Start

With consumer demand growing, market-analysis firm International Data Corporation (IDC) sees a new competitor for Apple's ever-popular iPad: tablets running Windows. However, IDC doesn't see Apple or Android device sales[...]

Fujitsu Stylistic M532 Review

With the Stylistic M532, Fujitsu has introduced one of its first Android business tablets to US enterprise audiences, complete with a Tegra 3 processor and a 10.1-inch screen.

Barnes & Noble Announces Nook Video Streaming Service for Tablets

Barnes & Noble has announced that it will be the latest company to release its own video service, dubbed the Nook Video, which will allow customers to stream and download[...]

Barnes & Noble Attacks Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD with Nook HD and Nook HD+

Barnes & Noble has unveiled the Nook HD and Nook HD+. The two tablets, accompanied by the book retailer's Video Store, seem to be going after the models Amazon announced[...]

Intel CEO Claims Windows 8 Being Released Despite Being Unfinished

Paul Otellini, Intel's CEO, supposedly informed Taiwanese employees that Microsoft's next-gen operating system, Windows 8, is being released even though it's not entirely ready.

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Coming To Two More ASUS Tablets

ASUS announced earlier today that two more of their tablets, the Transformer Pad Infinity (TF700) and Transformer Pad Prime (TF201) will be receiving upgrades to Android 4.1, aka Jelly Bean.

Apple iOS 6 Makes iPad Users More Productive

Many people use an iPad instead of a bulkier laptop The new version of Apple's operating system offers a number of improvements for this group.

Rumor: $99 Nexus 7 From Google and Asustek in the Works

Google and Asustek are supposedly working on two new models of the Nexus 7, one of which will be priced at $99, according to a recent DigiTimes report.

Verizon to Launch Redbox Instant Streaming Video Service by Christmas

Verizon Wireless and Coinstar's Redbox have shed some light on their joint video service venture, known as Redbox Instant, promising to offer subscription streaming, movie sales, and rentals, as well[...]

Barnes & Noble Nook HD vs Kindle Fire HD

Barnes & Noble seeks to cut into Amazon's lead with its new line of tablets, the Nook HD and Nook HD+. But how do they stack up against the Kindle[...]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 with 4G LTE Headed for AT&T

AT&T has just committed to releasing a version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. This isn't a new tablet, but the upcoming version will sport built-in support for this[...]

Sony Rolls Out Android Update for Tablet S

With Sony's latest Xperia Tablet stealing the spotlight from the Tablet S, the company has decided to give a little love to last year's flagship slate by rolling out a[...]

Apple iPad: The Tablet of Choice for Web Browsing

The Apple iPad continues to dominate the tabletsphere, this time in web browsing, as a new study that looked at what tablet devices people were using to access their websites[...]

Barnes & Noble Cuts the Price for NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight

The NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight debuted in the Spring for $140. That price has now been reduced -- a move that is happening on the day before a rival[...]