Category: Phones and Tablets

ASUS ME176CX-A1 Review

Model: ASUS MeMO Pad 7 ME176CX-A1-BK 7-Inch Tablet (Black)

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Asus Memo Pad 7 series tablet is a new 2014  7 inch model that has improved performance and design over its predecessor. The back is now matte finish for firmer grip instead of the slippery glossy finish that was in the 2013 model.  This Asus ME176CX-A1 design looks very elegant and ergonomic, and feels almost like a premium build.

The processor is an Intel Atom Z3745 running at 1.33GHz, a quad core chip which was released in the 2014 Q1 and targeted towards tablets and smartphones.  The processor has and embedded graphics chip for fast gameplay. The tablet interface is fluid and movies and games can be played without slowing down or stuttering.

This resolution of the capacitive multi-touch  7” screen is 1280 x 800 pixels (WGXA), which, though not full HD (1920 x 1080), is more than adequate for a tablet of this size and has better resolution than tablets at this price range. Furthermore, the screen has IPS (In-Plane Switching) display, which is not only are costlier and has better color range than standard LCD display, but also provides wider viewing angles without the images seeming washed out when viewing from the side.

The internal memory is 1 GB for system files and has 16 GB flash memory as internal storage. For additional storage the micro SD slot can be used for expansion up to 64GB. READ MORE

Matricom G-Tab Iota Review


Model: Matricom G-Tab Iota Quad Core Android Tablet PC [10.1 Inch IPS, 16GB, Wi-Fi] (White)

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This 10.1 inch tablet is another impressive product from the well-known company Matricom. Featuring fast processor and High Definition screen this tablet is a multimedia toiler.

First of all the Matricom Iota tablet has an IPS (In-Plane Switching) high resolution 10.1 inch display screen. IPS display panels are costlier than the regular LCD screens and provide better color range. These IPS displays also provide wider viewing angles without the images getting washed out when viewed from the side. Two people can easily watch a movie. The screen resolution for this tablet is still considered HD at 1200 x 800 – though it is not a full HD (1980 x 1200), which the high end tablets and TV screens now have. The resolution and the multi-touch IPS screen is still a good bargain at this price. READ MORE

D2 7-Inch Tablet Review

Model: D2 7-Inch Android 4.1 Jelly Bean/ 4GB/1 GB DDR3/4:3 Capacitive Multi-Touch Screen Internet Tablet with One Pre-loaded Family Movie-Black

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The 7 inch tablet from D2 is targeted towards families as an entertainment addition to the household. The multi-touch capacitive LCD screen has a resolution is 800 x 600, slightly higher than tablets in the price range which provides a resolution of 800 x 480. This higher resolution provides more real estate on the screen and is the perfect size for watching standard resolution movies with an aspect ratio of 4:3.

The Android tablet is powered by 1.2 GHz processor instead of 1 GHz found on most of comparable tablets. This higher speed is noticeable while browsing or playing games. It also sports a G sensor, which lets the screen reorient itself when you switch the tablet between portrait and landscape orientation. For some games the G sensor provides tilt support, as in car racing games you can use the tablet as a steering wheel. READ MORE

Asus ME172V-A1-GR Review

Model: ASUS MeMO Pad ME172V-A1-GR 7-Inch 16GB Tablet (Grey)

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This Asus Pad has a 7 inch multi touch screen with a resolution of 1024 x 600 (WSVGA).  It is a LED Backlit screen supporting ten finger multi touch (swiping, zooming, swirling).  Powered by VIA WM8950 1Ghz chip, it has a Cortex A9 core which can handle the core tasks like multiple Apps, smooth video and game playing without any lag.

The 16GB is a healthy amount of memory for this price range. Usually at this price range, the standard is 8 GB storage memory. The internal memory (RAM) which is used for Operating System (OS) and storing Apps is 1 GB, which is sufficient to store thousands of songs and images along with a few movies. It has a micro SD card slot to expand your storage memory. You can add another 32 GB with the micro SD card. READ MORE

Coby MID7065-8 Review

Model: Coby 7-Inch Android 4.0 8 GB Internet Tablet 16:9 Capacitive Multi-Touch Widescreen with Built-in Camera, Black MID7065-8

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Coby is a well-known brand roiling out various electronic items at cost effective prices. Its tablets have been well received with thousands of satisfied customers. This is the first tablet in its lineup which boasts of 8GB internal memory (till now the memory was limited to 4GB)

The Coby MID7065-8 model is a brand new and updated tablet which just hit the market. Powered by AMD dual core 1.2 GHz chip, it has inbuilt memory of 8GB. You can further expand the internal storage up to additional 32GB by adding a microSD memory card.

For its internal OS (operating system), Apps, and other program it has 1GB set aside, which is sufficient memory for multitasking and smooth operation while gaming. READ MORE

7” Matricom Nero Review

Model:  7″ Matricom TAB Nero Tablet PC – Android 4 Capacitive Multi-Touch 4GB (Pink)

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If you want to browse the Internet, listen to online streaming music like Pandora or iHeartRadio, or just cuddle up on the sofa and read an eBook, this Matricom Nero tablet may be for you.

The Nero Series from Matricom is an extremely affordable Android 4.0  ICS (Ice Cream Sandwich – a version name for Google Android System)  touchscreen tablet that has many features that is hard to find at this great price point.

The 7 inch responsive multi-touch capacitive screen has a resolution of 800 x 480, which is slightly lower than the Kindle Fire (1024 x 600).  The resolution is sufficient for looking up Facebook, browsing, and even watching movies.


ZTO N51 Review

Model : ZTO N51  9-Inch Android 4.0 Widescreen Internet Tablet White

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If you find the 7 inch tablets too small, and 10 inch tablets too heavy and expensive, ZTO 9 inch tablet will be a perfect fit. The ZTO N51 widescreen tablet priced less than 150 dollars is indeed a bargain.

Most of the bell and whistles prevalent in more expensive tablets are part of this lightweight and slim tablet. The bright and clear TFT LCD (Thin film transistor liquid crystal display) screen is great for reading eBooks, internet browsing, and watching online videos and movies using YouTube and Netflix.

The multi touch touch capacitive screen provides fast controls like swiping, flipping and zooming. It also supports mult finger gestures. Powered by 1.2 GHz A13 ARM processor, it is fast and responsive comparable to Samsung Galaxy 2 tablet. The processor also has an inbuilt 3D graphics chip for fluid video watching and game playing.