Samsung ATIV Tab: No One Knows What Windows RT in the U.S.

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Samsung made some news at the Consumer Electronics Show by announcing it won’t be releasing one of its previously announced products, at least in the U.S. market. According to the South Korean tech giant, the Windows RT-powered ATIV Tab won’t be headed to the U.S. market because it’s confusing and the average consumer doesn’t understand […]

ZTE Confirms Flagship Grand S Smartphone Coming to U.S.

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At the Consumer Electronics Show this year, Chinese smartphone-maker ZTE had been busy hawking its wares, and the company has found success as it has announced that its flagship Grand S smartphone will be headed to North American carriers. ZTE says that it has received strong interest from U.S. carriers, and despite optimism on the […]

Huawei to Challenge Galaxy S4 With Its Own 8-Core CPU

While Samsung’s rumored Exynos 5 Octa processor with an 8-core design based on ARM’s Cortex A15 CPU is rumored for the Galaxy S4 smartphone, emerging Chinese smartphone-maker Huawei has said it will match Samsung with its own 8-core chipset. In an interview with Engadget, Huawei’s head of the consumer business group confirmed that an 8-core chipset […]

Mophie iPhone 5 Battery Case Spotted on Plane Post-CES

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On my plane home from the Consumer Electronics Show, I was fortunate enough to sit next to a distributer who is a partner of Mophie, maker of the popular iPhone battery case. Since the iPhone 5 was released, Mophie had been relatively quiet and coy about when its iPhone 5 battery case would be released […]

Best of CES 2013

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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 […]

Polaroid’s Android Interchangeable Lens Camera Offers Flexibility

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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 […]

UltraHD Panasonic 20-Inch Windows 8 Tablet Hands-On

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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 […]

Sharp Shows Off Possible iPhone 6 Feature

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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 […]

Pocketable Canon PowerShot N Is Surprisingly Powerful

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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

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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 […]

Hands On With Huawei Ascend Mate

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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 […]

Padcaster Helps Users Shoot Better Video With Their iPads

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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 […]

Griffin Technology Point of Sale System Uses iPad to Replace Bulky Registers

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While Swype’s credit card swiper is a great tool for small businesses, larger retail enterprises may want a more visible point of sale system and that’s where accessories-maker Griffin Technology steps in. With the Griffin point of sale system, Griffin designed the hardware, which is essentially an iPad stand that houses the tablet as well […]

Nexus 4 Mess: Not Worth the Wait?

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Since the middle of December, consumers have been unable to buy one of Android’s flagship devices, the Nexus 4. And with powerful devices on the way, like the HTC M7 and Samsung Galaxy S4, consumers are going to be facing some tough decisions in the next couple of weeks about whether or not they want […]

Watch a ‘Physical’ Keyboard Rise Out of a Tablet Touchscreen (Video)

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Tactus Technologies showed off a 7-inch Android tablet with a touch screen, that morphs into a “physical” keyboard on the screen so users can type quicker and more accurately. We first saw the Tactus Morphing Tactile display in an online demo in mid-2013, and now the company is ready to show off the technology inside a 7-inch […]

iBattz Mojo Refuel iPhone 5 Battery Case Uses Replaceable Batteries

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The first iPhone 5 battery case to integrate with the phone’s Lightning port comes from a surprising company: iBattz. At CES iBattz announced its new Mojo Refuel for the iPhone 5 which connects to the iPhone 5 without the need for an extra cable. The iPhone slides into the case and is held secure by a […]

Spigen GLAS-tR Glass Screen Protectors put Glass Shield on Your iPhone

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The Spigen GLAS-tR is a new glass screen protector for the iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S with rounded edges to provide better protection and increased durability. Spigen also shared plans to release an iPad mini GLAS-t and GLAS-tR glass screen protectors in the near future and showed off a collection of Slim Armor cases for the iPhone […]

Sony Xperia Z Release Date Could Be February 18

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The Sony Xperia Z, one of the more intriguing devices announced at CES 2013 in Las Vegas, has already seen one release date emerge and now it looks like another, sooner than the first, has surfaced. Read: Sony Xperia Z Release Date Emerges. Earlier this week, Sony took the wrappings off of its latest Xperia-branded […]

Pebble Smartwatch Will Ship On January 23

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During the company’s first ever press conference, Pebble announced it will ship the Pebble smartwatch on January 23. The Pebble smartwatch is currently in mass production, and the company expects to ship the first units to Kickstarter backers in a few weeks. The company announced that its manufacturing partners are currently producing 15,000 watches every […]