Tag Archives: Comparison

iPad Air or Retina iPad mini? The unanswerable question…

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been using the iPad Air and the new Retina-equipped iPad mini alongside each other. I was going to write a full-on comparison, and realized that it’s probably not necessary in this case. I’ve written reviews on both iPads, and compared performance of the two against each other. In short: There’s really not a lot to…

Kindle fire HDX beats iPad Air in display quality test

DisplayMate technologies have pitted the brand new iPad Air against 8.9 inch rival the Kindle Fire HDX in a display test, with a rather surprising outcome. The HDX was hailed as “the best performing tablet display that we have ever tested” by the group. The HDX outperformed the iPad Air when it came to brightness, reflectance, high ambient light…

TiP Daily 5/17/13: BBM for iPhone, Galaxy S4 vs. iPhone 5, & more! [VID]

1. iOS 7 concept iOS 7 is the thing I’m most looking forward to on Apple’s horizon – even more than the iPhone 5S. Having to wait until WWDC is tough, but looking at iOS 7 concepts is a great way to pass the time. This latest concept incorporates the “flat” design that Johny Ive is rumored to be embracing, but takes it one step further by offering the…

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs. iPhone 5: Camera Shootout

Late last week, I took delivery of a Samsung Galaxy S4. Sadly, I don’t get to keep it, but I’ve been loaned it long enough for me to get some comparison posts up for your enjoyment. On Friday, I published the S-Voice vs. Siri comparison, and today it’s all about the cameras. I was very intrigued to see how each performed with a variety of shots and in…

iPhone 5 costs compared across T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint and AT&T

Following the announcement that the iPhone 5 is coming to T-Mobile on April 12, Zagg has compiled a cost comparison to help you establish the most financially viable option when it comes to owning an iPhone on one of the U.S’s 4 major carriers. The AT&T and Verizon pricing is taken from their Share Everything/Mobile share plans, based on only having…

TiP Daily: March 7, 2013 [VID]

TiP Daily March 7, 2013: A new rumors suggests Intel could be in the running to provide processors for future iOS devices, Apple Maps beat Google in latest real-world comparison, and more! – Apple Maps bests competition: http://tinyurl.com/cuzvwqz – Apple streaming service troubles: http://tinyurl.com/crdkvww – Intel…

Apple Maps outperforms Google and Waze in head-to-head comparison

In a new column for PC Magazine, columnist John C. Dvorak, along with TWiT broadcaster Leo LaPorte and writer Glenn Rubenstein, put three of the most popular mobile maps applications to the test, and you may be surprised by the outcome. Each participant in the experiment was in a separate vehicle and using a separate mapping program: LaPorte with…