Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Page 1 / 5   >   >>
Kobus
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
Kobus   1/14/2011 8:55:37 AM
NO RATINGS
Only a couple of days before I receive mine. It is a very interesting product...

Hillol
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
Hillol   1/13/2011 10:46:16 PM
NO RATINGS
LTE will add more cost. $499.99 may be the price. AT&T can give it free for 3 years contract

DrOctavius
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
DrOctavius   1/13/2011 5:52:41 AM
NO RATINGS
Hmm if you have any doubt: "Just about all observers agreed, it seems, that the 10.1-inch, Verizon destined Motorola Xoom was the leading -- if not only -- true iPad competitor among the pack of Android contenders. CNET echoed this consensus when it gave the Xoom its Best of Show award." www.linuxdevices.com

DrOctavius
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
DrOctavius   1/13/2011 5:47:18 AM
NO RATINGS
The best tablets at CES had Tegra2 not Intel... like XOOM. Where are they?

JosephPan
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
JosephPan   1/12/2011 8:31:20 AM
NO RATINGS
I think xoom may be the best seller among all the tablets on show.

mcgrathdylan
User Rank
Blogger
re: Six hot tablets at CES
mcgrathdylan   1/12/2011 5:38:12 AM
NO RATINGS
@Frank Eory- Yeah, I know. Moto Xoom could have been on the list. Ditto for PlayBook and several others mentioned in this string. I was putting it together on the fly, and it was before I'd seen many of the ones on the show floor. I never claimed the list was comprehensive. In retrospect, I probably could have (and should have) expanded the list to at least a dozen. These were six that generated buzz, but not the only six by any means.

Peter_Cambridge
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
Peter_Cambridge   1/11/2011 5:53:26 PM
NO RATINGS
This article is pro-Intel. Half of tablets are using Intel Atom chip. There are a lot of others going on there ......

phoenixdave
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
phoenixdave   1/11/2011 5:28:33 AM
NO RATINGS
@Davey - By country of origin, do you mean where it was designed, manufactured, or assembled? In many cases each of these can be different countries. In addition, how would that impact your buying decision if you had that information?

Davy.Baker
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
Davy.Baker   1/11/2011 2:34:38 AM
NO RATINGS
Tablet reviews should reveal the country of origin, as should all products.

Brian Fuller2
User Rank
Rookie
re: Six hot tablets at CES
Brian Fuller2   1/11/2011 12:45:46 AM
NO RATINGS
I tend to agree with Larry on the walled garden and the carrier issue (this doesn't seem to be a problem in China, where the carrier-device tether is pretty much non-existent). We did a teardown of the Dell Streak and Archos 7 devices last fall (http://video.eetimes.com/search-video/arm-techcon-teardown-smackdown/678957972001?q=dell-streak). I was fascinated with the Streak's use proposition (is it a computer? is it a phone?). It's really both, but my mind--based on technology habits formed in the past 15 years-- says if something doesn't fall into the "phone" category or the "computer" category it's hard to embrace it. I'm sure that's just a matter of time (especially as I use my awkward Blackberry for computing and telephony and apps while despising the screen size and cursing my aging eyes).

Page 1 / 5   >   >>


Flash Poll
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Engineer's Bookshelf
Caleb Kraft

The Martian: A Delightful Exploration of Math, Mars & Feces
Caleb Kraft
3 comments
To say that Andy Weir's The Martian is an exploration of math, Mars, and feces is a slight simplification. I doubt that the author would have any complaints, though.

The Engineering Life - Around the Web
Caleb Kraft

Surprise TOQ Teardown at EELive!
Caleb Kraft
Post a comment
This year, for EELive! I had a little surprise that I was quite eager to share. Qualcom had given us a TOQ smart watch in order to award someone a prize. We were given complete freedom to ...

Design Contests & Competitions
Caleb Kraft

Join The Balancing Act With April's Caption Contest
Caleb Kraft
54 comments
Sometimes it can feel like you're really performing in the big tent when presenting your hardware. This month's caption contest exemplifies this wonderfully.

Engineering Investigations
Caleb Kraft

Frankenstein's Fix: The Winners Announced!
Caleb Kraft
8 comments
The Frankenstein's Fix contest for the Tektronix Scope has finally officially come to an end. We had an incredibly amusing live chat earlier today to announce the winners. However, we ...

Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)