Asus Transformer Prime 700 Hands-On Video

Asus Transformer Prime 700

In addition to the Asus Eee Pad MeMO, we were also able to spend some time with the upcoming Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime 700 which will be a high-end edition of the current Transformer Prime Android Android 4.0 tablet. So what’s so different about it? Let’s take a look. The new 700 series looks […]

Best of CES 2012


The GottaBeMobile team has been roaming Las Vegas for the past week checking out the best that CES 2012 has to offer. And while we have seen a ton of great new gear, there have certainly been a handful of devices that stand above the rest. What you’ll find here are the gadgets and gizmos […]

Fujitsu Arrows Waterproof Android Smartphone Hands-On

Fujitsu Arrow Smartphone

Fujitsu made a splash at CES 2012 with their new Arrows line of tablets and smartphones. You can submerge the Fujitsu Arrows Waterproof Android Smartphone under water for up to 30 minutes at about 5 feet deep. So if your phone slips out of the pocket into a puddle or the stall as you … […]

Fujitsu Arrows Waterproof Android Tablet Hands-On


The Fujitsu Arrows Waterproof Android Tablet has one primary differentiator – you can dunk it in your pool and it won’t fritz out! The folks at the Fujitsu booth demoed this by submerging the tablet in a bowl of water and it kept running. You won’t go deep-sea diving or to the bottom for the […]

Novatel JetPack MiFi 4620L Hands On (Video)

Novatel Jetpack MiFi 4620L

The JetPack MiFi for Verizon was announced at CES 2012 this week, and I was able to stop by the Novatel booth to go hands on with the new 4G LTE hotspot. The Novatel JetPack MiFi 4620L has an OLED display that offers fast, and understandable, access to your signal strength, battery life and even shows you text messages sent […]

CES 2012 Headphone Highlights

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I visited with several headphone manufacturers and retailers and found three offerings to be quite interesting. I am sure I missed quite a few awesome companies, but of those that I met with, these are the ones I was most impressed with. In no particular order- Soul by Ludacris, Marley, and Yurbuds. I love music […]

T-Mobile Expands Its 4G HSPA+ 42 Network to 12 New Markets

T-Mobile HSPA+

Along with the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G unveiling at CES 2012 today, T-Mobile also announced that its 4G HSPA+ 42 network has expanded to 12 more markets in the United States while expanding its HSPA+ 21 network in nine others. This means that T-Mobile’s high speed HSPA+ 42 network is now available to 184 […]

T-Mobile Introduces the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G

Galaxy S Blaze 4G

Those of you on T-Mobile following CES 2012 may have been wondering when or the carrier would announce some new hardware. Fortunately, the carrier has done just that and just unveiled a new Galaxy S device from Samsung called the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G. Don’t let the mouthful of a name turn you off […]

Toshiba Excite X10 Tablet Size Compared to iPhone and Thrive

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On Sunday, we were able to get some hands-on time with the Toshiba Excite X10 tablet, a device that the company says is the world’s thinnest and lightest 10-inch tablet in all of the lands. And today on the CES 2012 showroom, we again were able to spend some time with it. This time though, […]

Toshiba’s Waterproof Tablet Can Even Charge Wirelessly Underwater

Toshiba Waterproof Tablet

Have you ever wanted to put your tablet inside of your fish tank? If you answered yes, you may have wondered about whether or not you’d be able to charge your tablet in said waters? Well, your dreams might one day become a reality if Toshiba has anything to say about it. At CES 2012 […]

Huawei Ascend P1 S Android Smartphone Hands-on Video

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Yesterday at CES 2012, Huawei made a pretty big splash with its announcement of an extremely thin smartphone called the Ascend P1 S that will be running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich right out of the box. It also has some other high-end specifications that impress and fortunately, we were able to get hands-on with […]

I Might Actually Buy iOmounts iPhone and iPad Stand


While I own, and am a huge fan of mobile devices, I am not a huge fan of mobile accessories. I find most of them to be overpriced and if they aren’t overpriced, I find them to be gimmicky, tacky, useless, etc, etc, etc. Needless to say, it’s not often that I run into something […]

Gorilla Glass 2: Stronger, Thinner, On the Way Soon (Video)

Gorilla Glass 2

Last night, we were introduced to the new version of Gorilla Glass, dubbed Gorilla Glass 2, which maker Corning showed off for the first time last night at CES 2012. And while we still don’t know exactly when it will be making its way to mobile devices, we were still able to find out some […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 4G LTE Hands-on Video

Galaxy Tab 7.7 with 4G LTE

Verizon didn’t just announce new smartphones today, it also introduced a new 4G LTE tablet in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 which will be headed to the network in the coming days. Sorry folks, no official release date yet. However, in the meantime, we were able to go hands-on with one today […]

Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX Hands-on Video


In addition to the Motorola Droid 4, Verizon also announced a follow-up to one of its latest Droid smartphones in the Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX. The Droid RAZR MAXX, like the Droid 4, will be released in the coming weeks and we were able to go hands-on with it today at CES 2012 before its […]

Motorola Droid 4 Hands-on Video

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Earlier today, Verizon announced the oft-rumored Motorola Droid 4 and while we still don’t know exactly when it’s going to be coming to shelves (Motorola and Verizon say in the coming weeks), we were able to go hands-on with it today at CES 2012. The Droid 4 is the fourth incarnation of the original Droid […]

LG Spectrum for Verizon: 4G LTE, Dual-Core, HD Display

LG Spectrum

We had a feeling that the LG Spectrum would get announced at CES 2012 and sure enough, LG and Verizon wasted no time in introducing the successor to the manufacturer’s original 4G LTE smartphone, the LG Revolution. Luckily, Verizon filled us in on all of the details, pricing and release date included, so let’s take […]

Verizon Unveils Its First Global Ready BlackBerry Curve

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Amidst all of Verizon’s Android announcements was one regarding another BlackBerry 7 powered device called the BlackBerry Curve 9370 which will be the first global ready BlackBerry Curve for Big Red. The carrier has announced that the device will be hitting its 3G network, sorry no 4G LTE here, on January 19th. The device is […]

Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx Officially Headed to Verizon

Droid RAZR Maxx

Up until today, the Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx had been nothing more than a unicorn that was supposedly headed to Verizon’s 4G LTE network. Turns out, this unicorn is actually a very real smartphone with the Maxx in its name standing for the phone’s extensive battery life. Verizon is saying that the phone will allow […]

Verizon Announces the Motorola Droid 4

Motorola Droid 4

While we had seen Motorola Droid 4 details leak out a number of times in the past couple of months, Verizon refused to make it official. That is until today when Big Red finally announced the 4G LTE successor the Motorola Droid 3, a device that launched a mere five months ago. Unfortunately, there are no surprises […]