The new Tabeo Android tablet from Toys R Us will be launched on October 1st, 2012. Priced at $150, the child-centric 7-inch tablet features a 4GB of built-in storage, which is expandable up to 32GB using a micro SDHC card. The Tabeo comes with 50 preloaded games, books, and educational apps and offers access to 6,000 more apps through the Tabeo Store. Other specs include a built-in Wi-Fi, a front-facing camera, an HDMI port and a drop-safe bumper.
Ainol is ready to release the Novo 7 Crystal Android tablet. Powered by the Google Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) operating system, the WiFi-only (802.11n) tablet features a 1.5GHz Amlogic 8726-M6 Cortex A9 dual-core processor with a Mali 400 GPU, a 1GB of RAM, an 8GB of internal storage and a 7-inch touchscreen display with a 1,024 x 600 pixel resolution. Measuring 0.4 inches (11.2mm) thick and weighing 0.72 pounds, the Novo 7 Crystal provides several connectivity options such as a microSD card slot, a mini-USB and a mini-HDMI. The Ainol Novo 7 Crystal Android tablet will be launched on September 28th, 2012.
Amazon has recently announced the new Kindle Fire HD, a successor to its popular Kindle Fire tablet. The new tablet is available in a 7-inch or an 8.9-inch model. Measuring at only 8.8 millimeters thin and weighing 20 ounces, the 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD features a TI OMAP 4470 processor, a pair of speakers, a front-facing HD camera, an HDMI out and two separate Wi-Fi antennas (MIMO technology) that run on both the less-used 5GHz band and on the standard 2.4GHz band to maximize data efficiency. Amazon claims that the Kindle Fire HD’s WiFi is 41% faster than the new iPad (iPad 3). The 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD with a 16GB of storage space will be released on November 20th, 2012 for $299. The 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD with 4G LTE retails for $499. The smaller version of the Kindle Fire HD with a 7-inch screen will start at $199 and will ship on September 14th, 2012.
If you're in the market for a new Android 4.0 ICS tablet, I suggest you to take a look at this new ICOO D70PRO. Priced at just $125.99, the device offers a 7.0-inch 1024 x 600 capacitive multi-touch display, a 1.6GHz RK3066 dual-core processor, a Mali-400 GPU, a 1GB DDR3 RAM, an 8GB of flash storage, a microSD card slot (up to 32GB), dual cameras (0.3MP front & 2.0MP back), 1080p Full HD video playback support, Flash 10.1 support, 3G dongle support, WiFi, a mini HDMI port and runs on Android 4.0 ICS OS.
The Getac Z710 Android-powered tablet offers you the flexibility to work in nearly any environment. The rugged tablet adopts Getac’s LumiBond technology that combines a glove-friendly touchscreen display with a Gorilla Glass screen, a capacitive touch sensor, and an LED backlit panel. The Getac Z710 supports MIL-STD 810G / IP65 specs, which means it is able to survive a drop of up to 6 feet, dust- and water-resistance. The gadget also has a wide range of operating temperatures from -4°F to 122°F. Additional specs include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G, a front-facing camera, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, a barcode scanner, an RFID reader and a fast SiRFstarIV GPS chipset. The standard version of Getac Z710 retails for $1,499, while the 3G version is priced at $1,799.
HP has introduced a new Windows 8 tablet with a detachable QWERTY keyboard. Known as the HP ENVY x2, the gadget features a 11.6-inch IPS HD display, an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera, a front-facing camera for video calls, Beats Audio, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, a card reader and the Near Field Communication (NFC) technology. The HP ENVY x2 will be released in the United States later this year.