Sure, it's cheap, but what exactly are you getting for the $199 price? Let's start with a lack of storage place and a low-resolution screen.
The $199 Nook Tablet (8GB) matches up well to the Kindle Fire in specs and price--and has the added advantage of offering an expansion slot for additional memory.
It won't be for everyone--the call quality and reception vary if you don't use a case--but the handset's striking design, loaded feature set, and generally agreeable performance make it the best iPhone yet.
The Archos 32 tablet offers many of the core features of Android 2.2 at an attractive price, but its keyboard is too impractical to rely on as a productivity tool, and the Archos-managed app store limits the device's overall potential.
This lower-storage version of Apple's lower-end smartphone is now available in more than 15 countries altogether, but not in the US.
The iPhone 5c now comes in a lower-capacity 8GB model in Australia, China, the UK, France and Germany.
commentary Nowadays, what can 8GB get you? One movie, a few apps and songs, and your phone is already at full capacity.
Apple has also brought the 4th-generation iPad with Retina display back into service, retiring the iPad 2.
Apple's quietly slipped a less expensive iPhone 5C into its lineup, but so far it's only on sale in China, Europe and Australia.
Retired from production last fall, the iPad 4 could make an encore appearance as early as Tuesday.