[CES highlights] Galaxy TabPro S – Samsung and Windows’ love-child revealed!

Samsung announced the Galaxy TabPro S at CES this week, and the device seems to be a melange of Samsung refinery and Microsoft innovation. This tablet takes Samsung hardware and empowers it with Microsoft software in the hope of creating the perfect premium tablet. By using the most important features of a tablet and a laptop, you get the full notebook PC functionality on the go with the slimmest of devices.


Samsung galaxy Tabpro S



Samsung Galaxy TabPro S runs on Windows 10 and offers users the best PC-tablet experience yet! The age of hybrids has changed and now we also have PC-tablet hybrids, not just mobile-tablet ones.


Samsung Galaxy TabPro S specs:


  • 12-inch Super AMOLED display at 2160 x 1440p
  • Intel Core M processor (Dual Core at 2.2 GHz)
  • 4GB RAM
  • 128/256GB SSD
  • 5,200 mAh battery
  • LTE Cat 6
  • 5MP rear camera and 5MP front camera
  • keyboard cover included for enhanced usability
  • 6.3mm thin
  • weight: 693 grams
  • NFC, Bluetooth 4.1, WiFi Direct, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac MIMO.


Tabpro s



Samsung Galaxy TabPro S is the first tablet to be powered by Windows and support LTE Cat 6 for the most advanced and fastest connected experience. The device has enhanced charging features, which supposedly allow for a full charge in 2.5 hours, and you get no less than 10 hours of battery life in one charge. The Intel Core M processor is used without a fan to minimize noise and maximize efficiency and performance.

You also get a multi-port adapter and a Bluetooth pen for when you need to scribble something down real fast, but these you will have to buy additionally. Thekeoboard you get when you buy the device.


Galaxy TabPro S will be available globally starting February 2016.



[CES 2016] Huawei announces MediaPad M2 10.0 – a tablet to please all tastes

Huawei announced the MediaPad M2 10.0 today at CES and the device looks like the love-child of Samsung and Apple. Just to be sure you get the point, these design choices are accompanied by what appears to be a Surface Pro pen. Now every top gun on the mobile market can feel included.


Huawei MediaPad M2



Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0 is not too shabby a tablet regardless of its looks. Well, if you are looking for an Android tablet, that is. The device has a 10-inch display and is powered by a 2GHz Kirin 930 octa-core processor with 2 or 3 GB of RAM and 16/64 GB of storage. You also get a microSD slot for up to 128GB of additional storage space.


The front camera has a 5MP sensor and the back one a 13MP one. The tablet runs on Android 5.1 with EMUI 3.1 on top, but maybe it will get an update to Marshmallow soon? We can only hope.





MediaPad M2 10.0 official specs:


  • 10-inch display at 1920 x 1200p
  • Android 5.1+ EMUI 3.1
  • 2GHz Kirin 930 octa-core processor
  • 2 GB of RAM with 16 GB storage space
  • 3GB RAM with 64GB of storage plus Active Stylus
  • microSD expandable to 128 GB
  • 13MP main camera
  • 5MP secondary camera
  • 6660 mAh battery
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • fingerprint sensor
  • WiFi only
  • Micro USB 2.0.


Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0 will be available for purchase sometime in Q1 2016, but pricing will not be announced beforehand. We will find out its price tag when it launches in the US.


LG announces K10 and K7 – new mid-range smartphones with premium-like features

LG just announced two new budget-friendly devices, just a few hours before the official debut of this year’s CES in Las Vegas. The K series, a new line of smartphones coming from the South-Korean OEM, uses the advanced camera technology and the UX features from LG’s more expensive devices. The first two K smartphones, K10 and K7, will officially launch at CES in a few days.


LG K series


Design-wise, these smartphones are the first to use a “glossy pebble design language with a contemporary stylish look” and a curved finish. LG is also using its 2.5D Arc Glass to further improve the buttonless style that made them famous. There are no buttons on the sides of the devices, of course, as all of the more resend LG smartphones have been button-free on the sides, with the power button and volume rockers sitting on the upper back side.


K10 Key Specifications:*

Display: 5.3-inch HD In-cell Touch
LTE: 1.2GHz or 1.3GHz Quad-Core / 1.14GHz Octa-Core
3G: 1.3GHz Quad-Core
LTE: Rear 13MP / Front 8MP or 5MP
3G: Rear 8MP / Front 8MP or 5MP
RAM: 2GB / 1.5GB / 1GB
ROM: 16GB / 8GB
Battery: 2,300mAh
Operating System: Android 5.1 Lollipop
Size: 146 x 74.8 x 8.8mm
Network: LTE / 3G
Colors: White / Indigo / Gold
Others: 2.5D Arc Glass / Gesture Shot / Tap and Shot / Gesture Interval Shot*






K7 Key Specifications:*

Display: 5.0-inch FWVGA In-cell Touch (LTE) / On-cell Touch (3G)
LTE: 1.1GHz Quad-Core
3G: 1.3GHz Quad-Core
Camera: Rear 8MP or 5MP / Front 5MP
RAM: 1.5GB / 1GB
ROM: 16GB / 8GB
Battery: 2,125mAh
Operating System: Android 5.1 Lollipop
LTE: 143.6 x 72.5 x 8.9mm
3G: 143.6 x 72.5 x 9.05mm
Network: LTE / 3G
LTE: Titan
3G: White / Black / Gold
Others: 2.5D Arc Glass / Gesture Shot / Gesture Interval Shot / Tap and Shot

The Gesture Shot and Gesture Interval Shot refer to taking easier selfies whenever you need to. Users can take photos by raising an open hand and clenching it into a fist in front of the lens or they can clench it twice to start an interval shot that takes four consecutive photos. You also get front Flash to help you capture the perfect selfie, even in darker settings!


LG K10 and K7 will be present at CES 2016 and you will be able to find them at LG’s booth in Hall#8207 of the Las Vegas Convention Center. The event will be held through Jan 6-9.
There is no news regarding the price or official launch date yet.


Source: LG Newsroom