“Is that an iPad?”
The question echoes through the room as a curious passerby inquires about the black slate resting on the table.
“Oh, no, this is an Android tablet. I think it’s made by Google or something? Maybe Samsung?”
With a glut of near-doppelgangers filling the tablet market, the need for innovation has never ... Read More »
When the iPad was introduced, it launched a wave of frenzy in the tablet market. Consumers began scrambling for tablets, while manufacturers that were caught off-guard worked to catch up. During that period, a whole host of hardware and software concepts were launched, giving us some unique devices as well as a great deal of ... Read More »
Working in the Android blogosphere, I’ve had the opportunity to review quite a few devices. Yet, the company that continually impresses me is Lenovo. While most other companies follow tried and true formulas for new devices, Lenovo has continued to innovate and try new ideas. Do these concepts always work? No, but that’s part of ... Read More »
Lenovo’s Yoga Tablet 2 Pro is an interesting creature. In a world of small tablets designed for portability, it stands apart from the rest with its spacious 13.3-inch screen. It’s large, and unashamedly so. Its built-in kickstand gives it a unique form factor that makes it a rare breed among others. Oddest of all, it ... Read More »
When it comes to tablets, many expect to use them for more productivity than their phones. As such, they expect their tablet to have some extra horsepower to keep things running smoothly. Lenovo designed the Yoga Tablet 2 Pro as a device that could be used for serious productivity and media uses, aided by its ... Read More »
Lenovo is a company renowned for hardware, but software has never been the company’s selling point. While experimenting with its tablets, Lenovo has tried a few different things to try and set them apart through software. Unfortunately, the company’s software touches are worse than the alternative of leaving their tablets with stock Android.
Lenovo’s software draws ... Read More »
Large tablets are a curious breed. The tablet market kicked off with tablets centralizing around a 10-inch form factor, but then slowly drifted towards smaller tablets. One company, however, is ready to test the large tablet waters again. Lenovo has spent the last couple of years working on 10-inch tablets and now the company is ... Read More »
Lenovo is a company that’s achieved a huge name in the world of PCs. Its current task is working to spread that name into mobile technology and it’s given several attempts at that already. But the company has yet to give up on the market and continues to work at it. Its latest attempt is ... Read More »
Lenovo’s last Android tablet, the Yoga Tablet 10 HD+, was plagued with serious performance issues that held it back from being great. Its external hardware was filled with potential that was squandered by poor performance in almost every regard. With the Yoga Tablet 2 10-inch, Lenovo looked to improve the performance of the tablet in an ... Read More »
As the largest smartphone manufacturer in the world, Samsung has a lot to live up to. It’s created oodles of phones and tablets that have helped to move Android into the hands of the mass market, bringing Android to the top in popularity. For 2014, Samsung created a tablet to act as a flagship for ... Read More »