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How CNET tests tablets

Tablet testing results influences our overall tablet score. See how it works here.

By January 29, 2013


CNET tablet battery life results

Your tablet might pack a fancy stylus or super-sharp resolution, but can it go a day without a charger? CNET Labs takes up the challenge to find out.

By July 20, 2012


New iPad's battery life (nearly) the same as the old iPad's

Apple claims the larger battery found in the new iPad will go a long way toward compensating for the tablet's dramatically increased pixel count. This weekend I got the chance to put the battery's compensation to the test.

By March 18, 2012


iPad 2 battery life results (or, where is my video loop feature?!)

CNET Labs tests the iPad 2's battery life and gets frustrated by the tablet's lack of a video-looping feature.

By April 11, 2011


Testing Android battery drain at different native resolutions

CNET Labs runs native-resolution video battery-drain tests on Android phones.

By March 29, 2011


Tested: iPhone 4 (iOS 4.2.1 vs. 4.3) and Android phones

We see how iOS 4.3 affects iPhone 4 performance compared with Android phones.

By March 10, 2011


CNET tests tablet Web speed, battery life

CNET's test results for non-Windows tablets.

By March 6, 2011