Lenovo isn’t exactly the biggest contender in the Android tablet space — in fact, looking through the company’s website, the Tab 2 A8 is the only tablet listed that runs an Android version newer than 4.4 KitKat. It isn’t the highest end device we’ve seen, and it’s certainly not aimed at beating out the iPad Air 2 or Nexus 9 any time soon. But at just $129.99 for a quad-core processor, an 8″ display, a near-stock build of Android 5.0 Lollipop, and front-firing speakers powered by Dolby audio, it’s hard to ignore. The Tab 2 A8 looks promising for [...]
We’ve already done plenty of coverage on the Idol 3, from a video and text review to a comparison with the 2014 Moto G, and we even did an unboxing — but that unboxing was of the press kit. Now we’re bringing you the Idol 3 retail unboxing; the box you’ll see when you order your very own Idol 3. So now it’s time to answer the age-old question: what’s in the box?
The Idol 3 is tucked into a small, simple box with just the branding and feature callouts on the front (specs on the back, of course). Alcatel is happy to emphasize the JBL by [...]