iPad 3 Rumors Point to an LED Backlit LCD Display


While the iPad 2 is still fairly new, having been only made available for purchase in the U.S. several months ago and is still being rolled out internationally, Apple is already looking to secure components for the next-generation tablet, perhaps dubbed as the iPad 3. Taiwan news DigiTimes is reporting that LED backlight units from […]

Samsung, AT&T Prepping Press Event, Infuse 4G Launching?

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With news that U.S. carrier AT&T and Samsung are hosting a press event in New York City on May 5th with product demos and speeches, it’s still unclear what the event may host. A couple possible devices that could come out of the event would either be an AT&T-compatible Samsung-made, Google-branded Nexus 4G smartphone or […]

Samsung Droid Charge to Host 4G LTE Mobile Broadband Access for 10 Devices


The Samsung Droid Charge will be able to serve as a mobile hotspot router to the most number of devices at 10, according to a leaked screenshot of the device’s training information. With the introduction of Android smartphones, carriers like Sprint, Verizon Wireless, and AT&T have capitalized on the ability of those devices to serve […]

Early Hands-On of Samsung Droid Charge Appears


An early hands-on with the Samsung Droid Charge 4G LTE Android smartphone has recently been posted online just prior to the device‚Äôs anticipated launch within the next few weeks, if speculations prove to be correct. According to Android and Me, which had gotten this early hands-on since Verizon had initially debuted the device earlier this […]

Retina Display AMOLED iPad 3 in 2011 is Just Wishful Thinking


With rumors that Apple may be releasing an update to its recently released iPad 2 in Fall 2011, upstream component suppliers are saying that a prospect of an iPad 3 appearing in 2011 is just wishful thinking, especially with the rumored Retina Display, AMOLED screen, or HD resolution touchscreen that rumors suggest. Recent speculations posit […]

T-Mobile Nokia Astound Rumored for April Release


The T-Mobile Astound, which is widely believed to the the Nokia C7 model re-badged for the U.S. carrier, will be coming April 6th for a mere $80 on contract. As a more budget-conscious smartphone that features some nice high-end features, the Astound will only be a 3G smartphone and won’t support T-Mobile’s 4G HSPA+ network. […]

Samsung Galaxy S II Found at FCC, Launching Soon?


Samsung’s second generation flagship Android smartphone, the Galaxy S II, was recently spotted at the FCC awaiting U.S. regulatory approval. The updated flagship, which sports a dual-core processor from either NVIDIA or Samsung, was initially launched at Mobile World Congress last month in Barcelona, Spain. The model being seen at the FCC is also referred […]

Samsung Curved Flexible AMOLED Display Concept Demos at CES (Video)


At the Consumer Electronics Show, Samsung brought a few prototypes of its flexible AMOLED display panels, which are shown with curved, wavy hard plastic casings showing that the flexible displays can be curved and bended to fit different types of surfaces for new display applications. Perhaps a wearable watch where even the wristband could be […]

Some Variants of Google Nexus S to Use Super LCD Screens


There are reports that certain variations of the Nexus S made for specific countries will utilize a Super LCD screen. The handset was originally slated for a Super AMOLED display, much like those found on the popular Galaxy S smartphones by Samsung, but it looks like Google and Samsung are experiencing shortages of the crisp […]

Samsung Introduces Dual-AMOLED Screen Android Phone to China


Samsung has announced the W899 Android 2.2 smartphone for the Chinese market, which is an Android clamshell flip phone that utilizes two touchscreens–one on the inside of the flip and the other on the exterior side. The Samsung W899 has two 3.3-inch AMOLED touchscreen displays, GPS, WiFi, a 5-megapixel camera, and a microSD expansion card. […]

Quantum-Dot LED Technology to Succeed OLED


While Samsung is looking to replace IPS LCD screens with its own Super PLS LCD screens, LG Display is tackling the OLED display technology along with QD Vision. With QD Vision’s design, LG Display is looking to produce quantum-dot LED screens, also known as QLED displays, which is a nanotechnology display that offers better performance […]

Samsung Looking to Replace IPS Screens with Super PLS LCD Displays


Samsung recently showed off its Super PLS display, which stands for Super Plan to Line Switching display, which operates on LCD technology, that promises to be better than the IPS screen display technology. Samsung is boasting a 100 percent improvement in viewing angles compared to the already wide viewing angles afforded by IPS screens and […]

Hybrid E-Ink, AMOLED Display Technology Aims to Conserve Battery Life


We’ve heard of varying screen technologies that are being developed and emerging that helps to reduce power drain and improve sunlight visibility, including color e-ink, Pixel Qi screens, AMOLED and Super AMOLED technologies, and those from Qualcomm in the form of the Mirasol displays. However, a new hybrid display aims to improve battery life in […]

Samsung Shows Off Super AMOLED Tablet Prototypes


Samsung really is bringing more tablets to the market. After the company has shown off a larger 7-inch Super AMOLED panel display, Samsung is now showing off prototypes of tablets with the mentioned screen. The new 7-inch Galaxy Tab Super AMOLED display has a slightly higher resolution than the current crop of Galaxy Tabs with […]

Super AMOLED Goes Large for 2011, a Tablet Future in Store?


Although Samsung has eschewed Super AMOLED technology on its current Android tablet, the Samsung Galaxy Tab, in favor of an LCD display panel, a second generation tablet from the Korean manufacturer could very well come with a Super AMOLED display. Samsung is readying 7-inch Super AMOLED displays, though production of the larger displays–the company currently […]