Best of CES 2013

The GottaBeMobile team presents our top picks from CES 2013. There are hundreds of quality devices and accessories here in Las Vegas, but there are only a handful that stand above the rest and earned one of our Best of CES awards. Our editors examined hundreds of products and services at CES 2013 before compiling […]

Sony Xperia Z vs. Samsung Galaxy S4 (Rumored)

At CES 2013 in Las Vegas, Sony took down the curtain on its first big smartphone of the year in the form of the Sony Xperia Z. The Xperia Z is the company’s biggest smartphone launch thus far in 2013 and the device represents Sony’s flagship for the beginning half of the new year. That […]

Polaroid’s Android Interchangeable Lens Camera Offers Flexibility

At the Consumer Electronics Show, Polaroid introduced the world’s first Android-powered smart camera with support for interchangeable lenses, giving it capabilities like a DSLR where you can change between fast lenses, wide angles, and zooms and telephotos. However, Polaroid’s iM1836 camera isn’t aimed at the prosumer market and is aimed at the beginning camera users who […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S3 Arrives in New Color

Back in 2012, the year that T-Mobile released the Samsung Galaxy S3, the carrier made the device available in two colors only. Now, six months after the device launched, T-Mobile has added a new color to its Galaxy S3 stable giving customers more choice then they’ve ever had before. Read: Galaxy S3 & Galaxy Note […]

ZTE to Launch Firefox Phone in Europe This Year

Even though ZTE was showing some new Android smartphones and phablets at the Consumer Electronics Show this year, company U.S. head Cheng Lixin says that ZTE is already working with a few European carriers to deliver a Firefox phone later this year. And despite finding growth in the Android segment, ZTE isn’t the only one with […]

Galaxy S4 Cases Planned for June Launch

With the Samsung Galaxy S4 release date still up in the air, at least one case maker is planning to launch its Galaxy S4 case during the month of June, the same month that the device arrived last year in the United States. Read: Samsung Galaxy S4 Feature Possibly Announced. At CES 2013, case-maker Pelican […]

6 Exciting Smartphones for First Half of 2013

The first big event of 2013, CES 2013, has almost come to a close in Las Vegas and it has been extremely fruitful for smartphone enthusiasts. We saw one extremely intriguing device launch and we also saw some powerful hardware for upcoming high-end smartphones debut. And with Mobile World Congress on the way, it’s an […]

LarkLife Band Rivals Fuelband

At CES 2013 there has been a huge focus on health and personal fitness technology. One of the devices that allows users to better monitor their health and fitness is the LarkLife band. LarkLife is similar to the Nike Fuelband, another band that tracks data such as steps taken or calories burned. For those who are on […]

UltraHD Panasonic 20-Inch Windows 8 Tablet Hands-On

UltraHD, more colloquially referred to as 4K, displays are the meme of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show much like how 3D displays were a large theme a few years ago. And It’s good to see that UltraHD will be migrating from both large HDTVs to smaller monitors and tablets, and Panasonic was on hand to […]

Panasonic Windows 8 Toughpad Offers Enterprise-Grade Security

At the Consumer Electronics Show, Panasonic introduced a ruggedized enterprise class Windows Phone 8 Touchpad FZ-A1 tablet. With the power of Windows 8 under its belt, the Touchpad would be a great fit for enterprises that require security and the rugged form factor of the Toughpad. According to Panasonic, the Toughpad family is designed to meet […]

Sharp Shows Off Possible iPhone 6 Feature

At CES 2013, Sharp not only showed off flexible displays like Samsung, but maybe more importantly, the company showed off its IGZO display technology, the same technology that has been rumored to be coming with the next iPhone model, presumably called the iPhone 5S or the iPhone 6. Read: iPhone 6 Release Date Again Pegged […]

Nokia Italy Confirms Windows Phone 7.8 Coming This Month

After a user had reached out on Twitter asking about the Windows Phone 7.8 software update for Windows Phone 7.5 devices, Nokia’s Italian arm had publicly responded saying that the update is coming ‘in a few days,’ promising that more details will follow. In the recent past, there have been talk that Nokia has been […]

Nexus 7 Dock Release Date and Price Revealed

The long-awaited official Nexus 7 dock, which has seen several release dates pushed back over the course of the past few weeks, will finally be coming to shelves at some point this month with a $39.99 price. For weeks now, Nexus 7 owners have been dealing with delayed release dates for the highly anticipated Nexus […]

Pocketable Canon PowerShot N Is Surprisingly Powerful

At CES Canon announced its new PowerShot N, a very small camera that can fit in almost anyone’s pocket. The new Canon PowerShot N is a small camera that looks like the icon for Instagram with fewer colors. The camera is so small that it doesn’t even have a traditional shutter button. Instead the button […]

Old Windows Phone 8 Devices Not Part of Sprint’s WP8 Roadmap

The big news coming out of the Now Network at CES is new Windows Phone 8 handsets from HTC and Samsung that would be arriving on Sprint’s 4G LTE this summer. Though the carrier announced that new handsets are coming, Sprint had not presented us with any specifics about the models that would be released, the […]

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy S Phone, Isn’t the Galaxy S4

While the talk of Samsung’s CES 2013 has most likely been its new flexible display technology and its new Exynos 5 Octa processor, that may debut in the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S4, the company also decided to announce something else relatively exciting in the form of the Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus, a new variant of […]

Hands On With Huawei Ascend Mate

At CES Huawei introduced its new 1080p phablet with a 6.1-inch display, the Huawei Ascend Mate. At 6.1 inches the Ascend Mate is one of the largest smartphones on the market. It’s just about an inch away from qualifying as a tablet, but it has a higher resolution than most 7-inch tablets. The large size […]

Dell Latitude 10 Essentials, 10-inch Windows 8 Tab Arrives for $499

The Dell Latitude 10 Essentials tablet is a more affordable version of the Enterprise ready Dell Latitude 10 which Dell has had n the market sine October 2012. Dell is able to cut out several enterprise-level features from the original Dell Latitude 10 tablet to cut the price down to $499. In order to drop […]

Lego Mindstorms EV3: Cool Toy and Education Tool

The Lego Mindstorms EV3 is an updated version of the robotics interface offered by Lego. By using this device it is possible to create robots that can do a variety of tasks. The Lego Mindstorms EV3 kit offers five designs that are already made for consumers they just need to be assembled in that configuration. […]

Padcaster Helps Users Shoot Better Video With Their iPads

At the Consumer Electronics Show, we saw an iPad mount called the Padcaster that will help users add video accessories and record better videos. The Padcaster has slots to add recording accessories, akin to higher-end consumer videocameras or professional videocameras, such as a hot shoe for video light, microphone holder, and an adapter mount for […]