Although the best is certainly yet to come with regards to Windows 8 tablets, there are some very solid options out there right now that will handle Windows 8 Beta and even the full commercial version later this year. So why buy now as opposed to waiting for newer W8 hardware? If you are the tinkering type, that is...

Some of us out there want a portable solution, but aren’t sure if we are better suited for a tablet or netbook. I mean, touch-tablets are more convenient and easier to use but it some aspects they just don’t do the job if you are looking for productivity uses like a netbook can. So what do you if you aren’t sure...

In the spirit of keeping up with the many great announcements at CES, I’m reviewing something a bit different today. I firmly believe thin-and-lights are the future of the laptop PC and there have been many exciting new ultrabook offerings shown off recently. One of these is the Acer Aspire S3. While current ultrabooks...

Lenovo Yoga 2 The Lenovo Yoga is a combo Tablet/UltraBook that puts it all together for a one piece fits all approach. The Yoga is a Windows 8 Ultrabook with a 13.3-inch screen that uses a dual-hinge design that bends back 360 degrees to also form a tablet with 10 point multitouch capability. It goes from a Windows 8...

With  CES starting we are likely to start hearing about many new tablets, ultrabooks, and more that are on their way out this year. Still, if you are looking for a tablet that runs Windows 7 now and can upgrade to Windows 8 (beta or full) later, this is as good of a time as any to begin your search. Today we take a...

  Ever since the announcement of Windows 8 the production of Windows 7-based tablets has virtually halted to a complete stop, and with good reason. Windows 7 is a solid operating system but when it comes to touch, it leaves a lot to be desired. Sure, there have been attempts to bring 3rd party applications that make...

Recently at Windows8update.com we’ve made it our objective to cover all the latest, greatest, and in-between when it comes to tablets that run Windows. While many of the options we’ve presented have been well above the $600 price mark of high-end tablets like the iPad, today’s tablet in review is a little different. The...

There are many different kinds of users when it comes to tablets, and part of the battle is finding the one that is right for you. Some users are looking for a very casual experience for checking email, browsing the web, and reading a book; others are looking for a business/field machine that can do a little bit of...

With Windows 8 Beta coming in February, now is a great time to get a Windows 7 tablet that will fully work with the Beta and even final commercial version of Windows 8. Here at Windows8update we are dedicated to providing our readers the information they need to make the right choices when it comes to Windows 8 and...

Here at Windows8update.com we are highly dedicated to providing the latest news and reviews. With the Beta of Windows 8 just around the corner in February, now is the perfect time to pick up a Windows 7 tablet. This means you will be able to test the Beta and eventually upgrade the unit to the commercial version of...