ViewSonic Announces a Cheap Android 4.0 Tablet

Android 4.0

In an announcement today, ViewSonic introduced a new sub-$200 tablet called the ViewPad E70 which, rather surprisingly, will be running Google’s latest operating system, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, right out of the box. The E70 is going to launch in the first quarter of this year with an estimated retail price of $169 putting […]

ViewBook 730 Android Tablet Affordably Priced at $250

ViewSonic's ViewPad 730 will sell for $250

The ViewSonic ViewBook 730 is a 7-inch Android slate that runs the Android 2.2 Froyo operating system and is among one of the cheapest Android tablets on the marklet. Though the device doesn’t run the latest Android 3.x Honeycomb operating system software, the ViewBook 730 packs enough of a punch for tablet enthusiasts to consider, […]

ViewSonic’s ViewPad 7x is the World’s First 7-Inch Android Honeycomb Slate


At the Computex trade show, ViewSonic announced a 7-inch Android tablet in the form of the ViewPad 7x, which runs Google’s Android 3.0 Honeycomb OS on an NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core ARM-based processor. This would make the ViewPad 7x the world’s first 7-inch Honeycomb tablet as other manufacturers have decided to delay their 7-inch Honeycomb […]

Viewsonic 7x Honeycomb Tablet Tipped to Launch in June

Viewsonic 7x Honeycomb Tablet

It appears that the current stable of Android 3.0 (and Android 3.1) Honeycomb tablets will be joined by yet another device at the end of this month with the Viewsonic 7x rumored to be ready for an uveiling on May 31st at Computex in Taipei. If true, the Viewsonic 7x would be the first 7-inch […]

ViewSonic ViewPad 10 Runs OSX?


The ViewSonic ViewPad press release crossed the wires today with a photo that shows the device running OSX. The tablet runs a pair of operating systems, but OSX isn’t one of them. Perhaps the company’s graphic artist was being a bit lazy and figured any screen capture would do and simply took a shot of […]

ViewSonic ViewPad 10 finally coming to U.S.


Just five short months since its official announcement, the ViewSonic ViewPad 10 running both Windows 7 and Android 1.6 is coming to North America. Okay, five months isn’t really that short a span of time. How not short? We’ve had reviews posted since October.

Viewsonic Issues a Statement on G Tablet Problems

Viewsonic G Tablet Review - A Review of the Viewsonic G Tablet

Viewsonic is in damage control mode trying to stem a small tide of bad PR brought about by Staples pulling the Viewsonic G Tablet because of what Staples labeled manufacturing issues. Viewsonic says that’s not the case, admits that they’ve got some software problems that cause a “user experience” issue and not hardware problems. An […]

Hector Gomez Checks out the Viewsonic G Tablet

I think Hector Gomez is a man on a mission to test out every new Tablet/Slate he can lay his hands on. He recently sent me a link to the video in this post and his observations of the Viewsonic G Tablet that he got to check out at his local Office Depot. Like many […]

The Viewsonic G 10 Inch Tablet Reviewed Found Lacking

Viewsonic G Tablet Review - A Review of the Viewsonic G Tablet

Laptop Mag got their hands on the Viewsonic G 10 inch Tablet and has posted up one of their usual thorough reviews. Suffice it to say they weren’t too enthusiastic about the Viewsonic G. Running on the Nvidia Tegra v2 platform the G is running Android 2.2 and offers the usual array of Tablet/Slate functionality […]

Viewsonic G Tegra Tablet Reviewed: Not Magical


It’s impossible to look at any slate device without comparing it to the Apple iPad. The Viewsonic G is no exception, and unfortunately it’s simply not magical according to our friend Avram Piltch from Laptop Mag. The Viewsonic G tablet utilizes long-awaited NVIDIA Tegra technology, which should give it a boost in the graphics department. […]

Viewsonic ViewPad 7 Unboxed

Viewsonic Viewpad 7 Unboxing | Carrypad

Those Euro Tablet Guys get all the luck. Steve “Chippy” Paine has his hands on the Viewsonic ViewPad 7 Tablet/Slate and has put up an unboxing video for all to see. He’s also announcing that there will be a live demonstration of the ViewPad 7 today at 10pm CET. Check it out here and check […]

Why You Might Not Want To Buy a Tablet/Slate This Christmas


The floodgates have opened. Everybody and their brother is releasing some form of Tablet this month and next in hopes to capture some of your Christmas dollars. Actually that’s not completely true. Some smart players are waiting until next year before getting into the game. But all are playing a very weird game of follow […]

ViewSonic ViewPad Tablets Coming to US


We’ve been hearing quite a bit about the ViewSonic ViewPad Tablet/Slates but until now we haven’t heard when they might hit the shores of the US. Well now we know. The 7 inch model is set to debut in November and the dual booting (Android and Windows 7) won’t make it across the pond until […]

Slashgear Slate Shootout: Galaxy Tab vs ViewPad 7


Well, that didn’t take long. When I saw that Chris Davies had a Viewsonic Viewpad 7 on hand and knew he also had a Galaxy Tab from Samsung, I figured a comparison post was soon to make its debut. And sure enough it has. Although it doesn’t go completely in depth, (he just got his […]

Viewsonic ViewPad 7 Launching in Europe: Hands on Video


The Viewsonic ViewPad 7 is one of those Android Tablet/Slates that got quite a few folks excited after the IFA conference earlier this year, and although it hasn’t hit the states yet, it is rolling out in Europe. Chris Davies of Slashgear has his hands on one of the devices and has put some video […]

ViewSonic makes their ViewPad 7-inch Android tablet official


ViewSonic Europe pushed out a press release announcing their new ViewPad 7, a 7-inch Android-based slate leaked about a week ago. Interestingly, in addition to the features of previous Android tablets, it also includes voice calling and access to the Android Market.