PCR's guide to tablets, e-readers and accessories

We take a look at the latest products on the market
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With both the tablet PC and e-reader markets booming, new devices are being released every day in an attempt to dethrone Apple and Amazon.

Here we take a look at these latest pieces of kit and their accessories.

ASUS TRANSFORMER TF300T - £399.99
Distributor: VIP Computers
Powered by the Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core processor, the Transformer Pad TF300T browses the web and plays 1080p video at blazing speeds.

JOYTAB - £129.99 (7"), £149.99 (8"), £199.99 (10")
Distributor: Interactive Ideas
The new JoyTAB series of tablet PCs boasts a winning combination of style, performance and quality, but minus the premium price tag.

TREKSTOR PYRUS EBOOK READER - £59.99
Distributor: www.trestor-reader.com
The Pyrus is a delightfully versatile eBook Reader supported by Digital Ink technology, portrait/landscape switching for superior readability and a battery life of around one week.

UNITECH TB100 TABLET - £789 Wi-Fi version, £949 3G version
Distributor: Midwich
Durable, rugged, flexible; Unitech’s TB100 Android tablet has been developed to deal with the high demands placed on technology in the real-world working environment.

ENERGY COLOUR EBOOK READER C7 TOUCH - £84.99
Distributor: Meroncourt
Enjoy your eBooks, comics, videos and photos in full color with the Energy Color Book, packed with a 7” color display, 4GB of internal memory expandable up to 32GB with microSD cards and audio player with built-in speakers.

HP SLATE 2 - £502
Distributor: Westcoast
The HP Slate 2 Tablet PC is designed for people with jobs that frequently take them away from a traditional desk, yet need to remain productive in a familiar environment.

VERSUS TOUCHPAD - £99.99(7") £129.99 (9")
Distributor: KMS Components
The Versus TouchPad comes complete with the latest and greatest Android OS 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and brings faster and more stylish interactivity to your lifestyle.

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YARVIK GOTAB XERIOS - £159.99
Distributor: Westcoast
The Yarvik Xerios 10” tablet is for users with a connective lifestyle. Offering MicroSD expandable memory to 32 GB, Mini HDMI and USB ports and 3.5 mm jack for earphones, users can connect to TVs and notebooks alike for an expanded experience.

TOSHIBA AT300 - 101 - £329
Distributor: Westcoast
The AT300 features the eagerly awaited Android 4.0 operating system and an Nvidia Tegra T30SL quad-core processor.

KURIO - £149.99
Distributor: Inspiration Works
The Kurio is a gaming tool, a multimedia and high quality entertainment device suitable for the entire family at an affordable price.

ARCHOS 97 CARBON - £219.99
Distributor: www.archos.com
Equipped with the latest mobile technology and aluminium finish, the Archos 97 Carbon is only 618 grams and 11.4mm thick.

ASUS GOOGLE NEXUS 7 - £199.99
Distributor: VIP Computers
Nexus 7 is Google’s latest Nexus experience device and the first tablet to feature Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

HANNSPAD - £99
Distributor: Hannspree
Featuring the latest Android 4 OS, a stand out leather- clad design and an affordable £99.99 price tag, the HANNSpad is an attractive option for users new to the tablet PC revolution.

STORAGE OPTIONS SCROLL ELITE - £199.99
Distributor: CCI Distribution
Scroll Elite is a capacitive touch-screen Android 4.0 tablet. Portable, with a highly responsive 9.7’’ IPS screen, the slim and stylish design is supported by powerful hardware making the Scroll Elite ideal for internet use, gaming, videos and many more applications.

YARVIK TAB275EUK - £139.99
Distributor: Interactive Ideas
Yarvik's most stylish Android 4.0 tablet yet uses the latest IPS screen technology reproducing stunningly vivid detail and colours, using state-of-the art scratch resistant glass.

ENERGY COLOUR EBOOK READER C4 TOUCH - £49.99
Distributor: Meroncourt
Enjoy your e-books, comics, music, picture, HD videos in the palm of your hand with the C4 Touch – a portable multimedia entertainment device with a multi touch screen and 4GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 32GB with microSD cards supported.

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YARVIK GOTAB GRAVITY - £139.99
Distributor: Westcoast
The Yarvik GoTab gravity 8” offers a Android 4.0 tablet with a capacitive Multi-touch screen, HD 1080p Mirroring TV out, mini HDMI, mini USB and Micro SD port without breaking the bank.

PROTECT YOUR EBOOK READER & TABLET PC - £4.99
Distributor: Focus Multimedia
Protect Your sleeves give your devices the added protection they need while you’re working, playing, entertaining the family and chilling out in environments that can potentially cause serious and expensive damage.

SLIM-BOOK EREADER CASE - £14.99
Distributor: Tuff-Luv
Simple and slim, the Slim Book eReader case includes secure corner straps to ensure your Kindle 4 and Touch, Sony PRS-T1 or Kobo Touch stays where it should be and provides security for your device without restricting access to its touch screen or additional features.

CTA DIGITAL INFLATABLE PLAY CUBE - £32.99
Distributor: Interactive Ideas
CTA Digital’s Inflatable Cube for iPad, iPad 2 and the new generation iPad safely brings the wonder of the touch screen tablet to the small hands of curious kids.

GRIFFIN CINEMASEAT 2 - £30
Distributor: Westcoast
CinemaSeat’s wide, adjustable strap routes around your car seat’s headrest to perfectly position your iPad for backseat riders.

CONTOUR ENERGY POWEROCK STONE3 - £59.99
Distributor: Entatech
 A large capacity powerbank charger that can fully charge an iPad, iPod and iPhone at the same time.

TARGUS VERSAVU - £44.99
Distributor: Westcoast
Vuscape is a versatile case that provides incredible protection. Its sleek profile and lightweight design belies its ability to keep your iPad looking its best whilst offering two viewing angles and a stable typing position.

VERSUS SOUNDHUB - £79.99
Distributor: KMS Components
A stylish aluminium 30w speaker and amplifier set that connects effortlessly with all your Bluetooth devices, allowing you to control your entire music collection wirelessly and offering the perfect listening experience.

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CTA DIGITAL BLUETOOTH KEYBOARD WITH TELEPHONE HANDSET FOR IPAD & IPHONE - £77.99
Distributor: Interactive Ideas
With CTA Digital’s Bluetooth keyboard with Telephone Handset for iPad, you can bring back the comfort and ease of typing on an actual keyboard whilst making phone calls with a proper telephone handset.

GENIUS TOUCH PEN - £12.99
Distributor: VIP Computers
The Touch Pen 100 series is a set of high quality stylus pens to use for all capacitive touch screens in three fashionable styles.

OVERBOARD E-READER CASE - £26.99
Distributor: Peak Development
This waterproof e-book case is perfect for poolside reading and fully protects your e-book reader from water, sand and dirt.

PROTECTIVE EREADER FOLIO - £14.99
Distributor: Gem Distribution
A light, minimally styled folio complete with a soft matte finish and nut buck interior which ensures your device is safely stored, even when not in use.

7" SCROLL WALLET KEYBOARD - £19.99
Distributor: CCI Distribution
A wallet with integrated USB keyboard that is designed to protect the Storage Options Scroll family of 7” tablet PCs and other 7” tablet devices, which also includes a stylus for use with resistive touch screens.

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