Tag Archives: Kindle Fire

iPad’s slice of web share shrinks after Christmas – still at 79%

With the arrival of the Kindle Fire and new series of Nexus tablets, the iPad now has some serious competition in the tablet market. Although the manufacturers had to make their devices crazy cheap to compete on the numbers front, they’ve also done enough to make users want to use them longer than just the first few days. The latest analysis from…

iPad mini vs. Kindle Fire vs. Nexus 7 in “Will it Blend” showdown

Will it blend? That is the question! This time, BlendTec put the small tablets to the test, blending the Nexus 7, Kindle Fire HD, and iPad mini all at once. They all blended quite nicely, and, as always, the real winner is the blender. Check out the video above to see what I’m talking about. How’d they fair? Which tablet “won”? Let us know in the…

Amazon posts hostile Kindle fire and iPad mini comparison on homepage

You will have read earlier that Amazon’s Kindle Fire sales actually tripled week-on-week after the iPad mini announcement. People looking forward to the event were perhaps hoping Apple would release something more competitively priced. If you check out the Kindle Fire page today, you’ll notice a Kindle Fire HD vs. iPad mini spec and price comparison….

Apple back to 70% worldwide tablet market share

Out of all the tablets in the worldwide market last quarter the iPad claimed for itself nearly 70 percent of the total amount shipped, helping Apple further the distance between itself and its competitors in the world of slates. A combination of 17 million second and third-generation iPad’s made up 69.6 percent of all tablet shipments in the previous…

iPad still most popular tablet according to survey

It seems as though more people are carrying around tablets to compliment their computers nowadays. Don’t get me wrong, the pc market is still very much alive, but it just doesn’t feel like people are buying simply one or the other. For some it’s not a choice of “if”, but rather “what” when it comes to deciding on a tablet. To a lot of people out there the…

iPad 2 vs Kindle Fire vs Nook Tablet in ultimate display shootout

There have been countless comparisons done between the iPad 2 and competitors like the Kindle Fire and Barnes & Noble Nook, but I’ve never seen anything as extensive as Dr. Raymond Soneira’s tablet display shootout. Soneira, president of DisplayMate Technologies Corporation of Amherst, New Hampshire, made it his goal to find out which consumer…

This Kindle Fire vs. iPad 2 comparison had me giggling

When any new company launches a device, it always sets itself up against some competition. In order to boast of its benefits, companies normally resort to having a sly dig at the market leader. In the technology world, that standard is usually Apple. BlackBerry Playbook ads took aim at the iPad’s inability to play Flash content. The recent Samsung…