Memory Cards Demystified: A Buying Guide | Digit

Many of us spend big bucks on getting ourselves a nice camera, the process that often involves haggling for discounts and freebies. One of the most common freebies thrown into the purchase is a memory card, most likely a blue coloured one with a modest 8GB capacity. Nothing brings more joy than knowing you “scored” an 8GB card for free with your purchase of that neat new camera, but what you don’t realize is that this little freebie might be keeping you from realizing the full potential of your camera.…

Best tablets in India under Rs. 15,000 | Digit

This could be your first tryst with a tablet device. Or you could be buying this for your child. Any which ways, a budget tablet doesn’t have to miss out any features or feel badly built. We have handpicked the five best tablets that you can currently buy in India, all within a budget of Rs. 15,000. All five of these tablets deliver top value for money, with their smooth performance, great build quality, and overall feature set.      Amazon Kindle Fire: Even though it isn’t officially here, that…

Apple leads global tablet market, Samsung second: IDC | Digit

Apple led the global tablet market with 28.8 per cent share in the first quarter of 2018 as tablet shipments reached 31.7 million — declining 11.7 per cent from the same quarter last year, the International Data Corporation (IDC) reported on Friday. Apple managed to ship 9.1 million iPads. Of that, 1.8 million were iPad Pro tablets, making Apple the leader in the detachable market as well. Samsung with 16.7 per cent maintained the second position although the company’s shipments declined 11.4 per cent compared to last year. The growing…

Lenovo IdeaPad A1 vs. Reliance 3G Tab, select the best budget Android 3G tablet | Digit

PC maker Lenovo recently forayed into the Indian tablet market by launching ThinkPad, IdeaPad K1 and IdeaPad A1. While the ThinkPad and IdeaPad K1 are placed in the Rs. 30k-50k range, the IdeaPad A1 is priced under Rs. 15k. The IdeaPad A1 comes with a host of high-end features, and runs on the Android Gingerbread operating system. The IdeaPad A1 is certainly going to be pitted against the Reliance 3G Tab, another Gingerbread tablet priced under Rs. 15k category. For now, we have yet to review the IdeaPad A1 and…

Intex enters Indian tablet market with i-Tab | Digit

Intex Technologies has launched its first tablet PC, i-Tab, in India for Rs. 11,900. As an introductory offer, Intex is bundling the i-Tab with an INTEX 3G data card, a LAN Adaptor, a leather cover and a pair of Reebok Sunglasses at no extra cost. Running on the Android v2.3 Gingerbread OS, the Intex i-Tab is powered by a 1GHz cortex A8 core processor, which is supported by a 512 MB DDR3 RAM. It has an 8-inch capacitive two point touch screen display, memory capacity of 8GB – expandable up…

Lenovo tops Indian tablet market with 94% growth | Digit

While the Indian tablet PC market recorded a 4 per cent decline (Year-on-Year) in the third quarter this year, Lenovo captured 20.3 per cent share to lead the segment, witnessing 94 per cent growth over the previous quarter, market research firm CMR said on Monday. Acer grabbed the second spot with 16 per cent market share in terms of unit shipments. “Over a period of time, tablet PCs are finding improved adoption in corporate as well as government segment. Education was the key segment for B2B sales and the key…

Lenovo Tab 7 and Tab 7 Essential budget tablets launched with Android 7.0 Nougat | Digit

Lenovo Tab 7 and Tab 7 Essential are the two new additions to the company’s budget tablet offering. The new tablets from the Chinese company arrive right after the launch of the Moto Tab exclusively for AT&T in the US. Lenovo Tab 7 and Tab 7 Essential are entry-level tablets priced at $99.99 and $79.99 respectively. With the new Tab 7 series, Lenovo seems to be gearing up to compete with similar budget tablets from Amazon under its Fire brand. In terms of specifications, Lenovo Tab 7 sports a 7-inch…

Lenovo launches Moto Tab tablet with 10.1-inch display, Snapdragon 625 chipset | Digit

Lenovo has launched the first Moto-branded Android tablet in five years. Called the Moto Tab, the device is currently only available in the US via AT&T. The tablet is priced at $299.99 without contract and can also be purchased for $15 a month for 20 months with AT&T’s installment plan starting this Friday. The Moto Tab is primary intended as an entertainment device and features a 10.1-inch Full HD display. The tablet is powered by Qualcomm’s octa-core Snapdragon 625 chipset coupled with 2GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. There is…

Swipe launches dual-SIM 4G VoLTE enabled 10.1-inch Slate Pro Android tablet at Rs 8,499 | Digit

Domestic smartphone maker Swipe Technologies on Friday launched its Slate Pro tablet that comes with a 10.1-inch HD IPS display at Rs 8,499. Packed with a powerful 5000 mAh battery, Slate Pro is exclusively available on Flipkart, the company said in a statement.  Powered by 1.1 GHz Quad-core processor, the tablet comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB in-built memory storage which is further expandable up to 32GB. The Android based tablet operates on Marshmallow 6.0. It supports 4G VoLTE with dual SIM slots and allows callings as well. Further, the…

HP launches Pro 8 ‘made for India’ tablet range with Aadhaar-based authentication starting at Rs 19,374 | Digit

HP Inc on Tuesday launched a “Made for India” Pro 8 tablet series that would monitor subsidy distribution through Aadhaar authentication and deliver other benefits related to government schemes. “These devices are exclusively made for India. Fit for outdoor condition, the devices have 15 hours of battery life for field workers and are dust and water resistant. The 4G-enabled devices with strong battery ensure connectivity even in remote areas,” Sumeer Chandra, Managing Director, HP Inc India, told IANS. Starting at Rs 19,374, the Pro 8 tablet range supports 22 Indian…