What Tablet PC News
This week at What Tablet PC we have the launch of the upgraded iPad operating system and what this means, some speculation on what the iPad 2 will bring plus even more iPad news with details on how you can get a cheap refurbished iPad from Apple.
We follow up these posts with news on the Advent Vega getting Android Market support, plus launch rumours of the Acer Android tablets and Dell Inspiron Duo. We also have reviews of the Inspiron Duo itself, Archos 9 and Apad M1001.
If that wasn’t enough there’s some tablet PC buying advice and a round-up of all the new eReader news this week.
iPad upgraded operating system is launched by Apple
- Your iPad now allows you to multitask – iOS 4.2 available today, brings the iPad into the multitasking era (update: it’s live)
- New iPad operating system iOS 4.2 launched and review – iOS 4.2 review (for iPad)
- Engadget review on the new iPad operating system – Hands-on With iOS 4.2 for iPad and iPhone
- Mashable hands-on review with the new iPad operating system upgrade – Apple iPad iOS 4.2 Hands-On Review
- Hands on review with AirPlay for streaming video to your TV from an iPad with Apple TV – Hands on with AirPlay for Apple TV
- Track your missing iPhone or iPad for free with the new operating system update – Find Your Lost Or Stolen iPhone, iPad Or iPod Touch with Find My iPhone
- Video of all the new iPad operating system features – How All the Great New Stuff in iOS 4.2 Works
- The best of the new iPad operating system – iOS 4.2: Ten great features
- 10 things we want for the next iPad operating system – iOS 4.2: Ten features it still needs | Operating Systems
Cheap iPads and what we can expect from the iPad 2
- Cheap refurbished iPads available from Apple – Holiday deals: Apple selling refurbished iPads
- IPad 2 rumoured to be slimmer, faster, lighter and with video calling plus USB port – 5 Features for iPad 2
- What can we expect from the iPad 2 – Is It Time To Start Thinking About the iPad 2?
Advent Vega Can Now Operate With The Android Market
- Advent Vega now adds Android Market to it’s arsenal – Advent Vega nabs Android Market access courtesy of MoDaCo custom ROM
- Update 1st March 2011 – Check out the latest Advent Vega Review.
Launch Rumours of Forthcoming Inspiron Duo and Acer Android Tablets
- Dell Inspiron Duo has a starting price of $549 and will arrive mid-December – Dell Inspiron Duo tablet / netbook now on sale, arrives December 15th
- Acer announces a range of tablets – Acer introduces 7-inch and 10.1-inch Android tablets, shipping April 2011
- Acer’s 7- and 10-inch Android tablets review – Acer’s Android tablets hands-on!
- Acer launching 10-inch Windows tablet – Acer debuts 10.1-inch Windows 7 tablet: AMD-powered, inbuilt 3G, coming February 2011
Reviews from the Archos 9, Dell Inspiron Duo, Apad M1001
- Archos 9 reviewed and rated – Archos 9 full review
- Dell Inspiron Duo hands-on review – Dell Inspiron Duo Hands-On: Solid Build, Limited Software
- Apad M1001 full review – YouTube – Apad M1001 lightweight 10.1″ Android tablet review
eReader News Roundup
- All the news from the eReader world – Sony Gets an App, E-Tab Gets a New Name, B&N Updates Nook
Buying Advice: Is a tablet PC right for you?
- How to choose if you want a tablet PC over a laptop or netbook – Laptop, Netbook or Tablet: 7 Questions to Ask Before You Buy
That’s it for this week, we have the apps news for this week coming tomorrow.