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Sony Reader Wi-Fi PRS-T1 Review: An E-Reader That's Big on Style and Flexibility

With a touchscreen and a row of physical buttons beneath the display, this e-reader takes a different approach from its competition.

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Toshiba Thrive 7” Tablet Review: Great Design, Mediocre Audio

A nifty, lightweight design and a sharp, high-resolution display set this compact tablet apart.

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Tablets in 2012: What to Expect

As tablets move into their adolescence, what changes will we see?

Motorola Unveils Droid Xyboard Tablets

Second-generation tablets introduce new screen size and new design.

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Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201 Review: A Breakthrough Performer

The first tablet with Nvidia's Tegra 3 quad-core mobile processor provides zippy performance and impressive gaming graphics.

The Best Tablet for You

Sure, the iPad is great--but it isn’t right for everyone. A new tablet from Samsung, Sony, Toshiba, or another maker might be a better choice.

Kindle Touch Review: Finally, a Touch E-reader for Amazon

Amazon's first touchscreen e-reader is responsive, but its software lacks the finesse we had expected.

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Kobo Vox Review: A Social, Multipurpose E-Reader and Tablet

Kobo Books' Android 2.3-based tablet offers a more open alternative to the Amazon Kindle Fire.

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Kindle Fire vs. Nook Tablet: Which Should You Buy?

If you want an inexpensive slate, the new tablets from Amazon and Barnes & Noble are your best bets. We tested them head-to-head to see which one worked better for reading, browsing the Web, watching video, listening to music, and more.

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Nook Tablet Review: Barnes & Noble's Worthy Alternative to the Kindle Fire

B&N's Nook Tablet has beefier specs than Amazon's Kindle Fire, but it also has its share of limitations as a tablet.

Amazon Kindle Fire Misfires

The Kindle Fire will appeal to those who buy books, videos, and music at Amazon, but it will frustrate those looking for a more versatile slate.

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Kindle Fire: Up Close With Amazon's Media Tablet

The Amazon Kindle Fire, one of the most anticipated tablets of the season, ships Tuesday. Here's a preview of some of its notable features.

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T-Mobile SpringBoard Review: Tablet Stands Apart With a Crisp Display, Light Weight

The stylish SpringBoard looks beautiful, but it has weak audio and a complex price scheme.

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T-Mobile Launches SpringBoard, Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus Tablets

Two new tablets join T-Mobile's 4G tablet lineup, with pricing that utilizes the company's “down-payment” pricing plan.

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First Impressions: Nook Tablet Is the Value Tablet to Beat

B&N's Nook Tablet is fast, has a dynamite display, and will give Kindle Fire and other value tablets a run for their money.

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