Tag Archives: Nexus 7

iPad mini cannibalizing iPad and destroying Nexus 7 sales

Image Credit: Engadget According to the most recent analysis of tablet sales, Benedict Evans is reporting that Apple sold around 10 million iPad minis in the final quarter of 2012. That on it’s own is an impressive number. Perhaps more impressive is that is about double the number of Nexus 7 tablets sold all year. And it was only available for two out…

iPad outsold by Google Nexus 7 in Japan

Since the iPad launched in 2010, the Apple branded tablet has had the market pretty much all to its self as many other manufacturers tried (and failed) to compete with it. In fact, globally, no tablet has come close to selling anywhere near as many units as the iPad. Until now. In Japan, the ASUS-made Nexus 7 was more popular than the Apple slate. At…

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…

iPad 4 graphics benchmarks are in – Nexus 10 smoked

Early graphics performance benchmarks are in, and it seems the iPad 4 is way ahead of its competition with its processing ability. That A6X chip sure packs a punch. In virtually all the various tests, the 4th gen iPad beat everything else on the market with ease. In fact, its nearest competitor is its predecessor, the “new iPad”. The nearest…

TiP Daily: November 2, 2012 [VID]

TiP Daily November 2, 2012: Apple has seeded iOS 6.1 beta 1 to developers, a drop comparison between the iPad mini, iPad 3, and Nexus 7 hit the web, and more! – iPad mini sells out in NYC: http://tinyurl.com/bxypo79 – iPad mini, Nexus 7 drop comparison: http://tinyurl.com/aum2suj – iOS 6.1 beta 1: http://tinyurl.com/bhz52m2 – Follow me on…

iPad mini vs. Nexus 7 – Spec Sheet Comparison

Care for another spec sheet? The world of tablets has gotten interesting the past week or so. First, Apple announced the iPad mini, beginning their official launch into the smaller tablet market. Then, Google announced the Nexus 10, its relaunch (if you include the Xoom which was a developer device) into the larger tablet market. Well with these…

The iPad mini: Not impressed… [Editorial]

A while back, I examined the prospects of the iPad mini, trying to determine whether this was innovation or exploitation. Back then, I decided that the iPad mini was a product designed to exploit an already established market. To be honest, it was a no-brainer. Back in the day, Steve Jobs had slated the 7 inch tablet because he thought it would bring about…