If you’re the owner of a NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet or SHIELD Portable, odds are you’ve been wondering when your device will receive Android 5.1 Lollipop. According to a few posts in the NVIDIA forums, owners of these devices won’t have to wait much longer.
NVIDIA has been very attentive thus far with OS updates for its SHIELD Tablet, but up until now, there’s been no word as to when the device would receive the newest version of Android. In a post by a customer care representative, the Tablet’s 5.1 OTA update will start rolling out shortly, bringing along with it a few performance improvements.
As part of the SHIELD tablet experience [...]
This post originally appeared on our sister site Android Authority.
Samsung has just unveiled some additional availability information for the budget-friendly Galaxy Tab A series tablets. Starting Friday, May 1st, the 8.0-inch Galaxy Tab A Android tablet will be available in the U.S. for $229.99 and the 9.7-inch variant will be available for $299.99. Both sizes are available for pre-order from Samsung’s website starting today, and come May 1st, you’ll be able to order both tablet sizes from other retailers such as Amazon, Best Buy and HH Gregg. The tablets will be available in Smoky Titanium, White and Smoky Blue. There will also be a 9.7-inch Smoky [...]
E Fun isn’t exactly a top-tier Android OEM, but their tablets are quickly becoming pretty commonplace at big box retailers (such as Walmart) and through various online shopping sites, offering up reasonably spec’d devices at pretty aggressive pricing. The OEM, best known for its Nextbook line, is now upping its game a little by introducing its first 2-in-1 Android tablet.
Convertible tablets that transform into laptops are nothing new in the Android world, with Asus being one of the best-known manufacturers of such hybrid devices. That said, most of these devices aren’t exactly ultra-affordable. The Nextbook Ares 11 aims to deliver a low-cost convertible experience [...]
When it comes to mobile gaming, an Android tablet is one of the best experiences on the market today. There are thousands of games available on the Google Play Store, tens of thousands even, ranging from card games and puzzles, through to ports of your favorite console games.
With so many great games to choose form, we have managed to put together our top 27 Android tablet games, ready for you to rock, roll, fire or think your way through.
This is an updated list, dated March 21, 2015, by Joe Hindy.
Previous games that graced this list included puzzle and strategy games like rymdkapsel and Breach & Clear, racing games like Real Racing 3 and Asphalt 8: [...]
In the world of casual gaming on a computer system, there are possibly no more popular games than the old Microsoft favorites, Solitaire and Freecell, historically found free on every Windows computer. The world of computing has shifted heavily toward mobile, but that doesn’t mean you have to give up card games.
Today, we will be looking into the best card games for Android Tablets, and not all of them are solitaire.
Name – Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Price – Free Our Rating – 9/10
The World of Warcraft and associated games have become huge names in the gaming industry. Now, the characters and creatures of the Warcraft [...]
Just a few hours ago, Android 5.1 became official, though it had been spotted running on Android One devices earlier this year. The new build includes three main features, multiple-SIM card support (a staple for many Asian devices), device protection, and HD voice calling along with bug fixes and the likes. While most of these features sound better suited to phones, a couple Nexus tablets are first up to the plate.
While there are no concrete details as to when the update will arrive OTA, Google has thankfully begun to post the factory images. Those who know what to do need only click on the link below, find their device, get their download on, and patch away. For those who [...]