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It can be a challenge for small-to-medium-sized-businesses (SMBs) to pick a mobile platform because the decision involves more than just choosing a device. The new generation of lightweight tablets... provides unprecedented mobility for sales people, executives and others, but whether model X integrates with your current infrastructure, is easily managed and offers compatibility with the software yo...

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There was a time a hundred bucks might get you a decent computer accessory like a high end mouse, or speakers, but a full-fledged computer? Unheard of until now.

Recent price breakthroughs in... Intel-based tablets and special offers from Microsoft have produced a slew of great tablet deals at $100-$200 for full-fledged Windows 8.1 tablets in the 7- to 8-inch display range.

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TabTimes got the chance to go hands-on with the Toughpad 4K UT-MB4, the world’s first 20-inch 4K tablet, at IFA and we were impressed with the staggering 3840 x 2560 IPS display, the powerful... Intel Core i5 vPro processor, the ample 256GB of storage and the super precise (but optional) stylus pen.

The good news is that the tablet is finally heading over to U.S. shores and is expecte...

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The tablet, which was announced at IFA back in September, offers an 8-inch 1280 x 800 resolution IPS display, runs Windows 8.1 and comes pre-installed with Microsoft Office 2013 Home & Student.... It also boasts an Intel Atom Z3740 quad-core processor with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of storage.

In addition, buyers will find dual-facing cameras (8MP rear camera and 2MP front-facing camera), dua...

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"Our competitors chased netbooks," said Cook. "Now they're busy making PCs into tablets and tablets into PCs," he added, in reference to hybrid tablet and what Intel is calling... 2-in-1 portables. 

"Competitors are confused," he said. "We believe deeply in this category and we're not slowing down on our innovation." 

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The $299.99 Dell Venue 8 Pro includes Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Office 2013 Home & Student. A compatible Dell Active Stylus costs $34.99.

The Dell Venue 7 and Venue 8 are both Android-based... tablets with HD IPS displays and Intel Atom Bay Trail processors. The Venue 7 starts at $149.99, and the Venue 8 at $179.99.

 

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Lenovo’s new small tablet is powered by Intel’s quad-core Bay Trail processor; the more capable and power efficient successor to last year’s Intel Atom chip.

The new $299 Miix... 2 comes pre-loaded with Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013 and includes the option of a stylus for digital inking on the capacitive display. A 5-megapixel camera sits on the back of the tablet whi...

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Now he's knocked $50 off that estimate.

Speaking to analysts today following Intel's quarterly earnings release, Krzanich said he expects $99 tablets, $299 Haswell (Intel's latest... microprocessor) laptops, and $349 2-in-1 hybrid tablets and laptops.

Last month Intel touted the arrival of Bay Trail, its latest member of the Atom microprocessor family designed for tablets.<...

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Unnamed sources from “tablet players” told Taiwanese website Digitimes that the new processors are likely to be cheaper than the current models, a sign perhaps that Intel is looking to compete... directly with ARM in the low-end market.

The same sources apparently expect the CPUs to be priced between $15 and $20, about $12 than the current models.

In the past, Intel is said to have off...

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The tablets, with starting prices from $299 to $350, include Dell's Venue 8 Pro, Toshiba's Encore and Asustek's Transformer Book T100.

These new Windows 8.1 tablets are lighter and... thinner than the initial batch of Windows 8 tablets that started shipping last year.

Coming a bit later are more expensive and more powerful tablets like the Surface Pro 2 based on Intel's f...