5 Cheap Nexus 6 Alternatives

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Smartphones keep getting bigger and bigger, but at the same time the price tag is increasing too. A good example of this is Google’s brand new 5.96-inch Nexus 6 smartphone. It’s one of the biggest and best phones or “phablets” around, but it comes at a high price. Those looking for a big screen without […]

iPhone 6 Plus vs Galaxy Note 3: 5 Things Buyers Need to Know

The Galaxy Note 3 vs iPhone 6 display comparison shows increased competition, but a Note 3 display is still bigger.

Now that the iPhone 6 release has been confirmed, and all the details revealed, consumers are starting to weigh their options when it comes to buying a smartphone with a big display. The all new iPhone 6 Plus is the first iPhone to offer an alternative to the popular Samsung Galaxy Note lineup, and buyers […]

HTC One Max (M8) Rumors Begin to Swirl

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With the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date quickly approaching new rumors have started to swirl about a new HTC One Max to compete in the large screen arena. Last year following the original HTC One, the company eventually released a massive 5.9-inch HTC One Max phablet, and they may do the same in 2014. […]

LG G Vista Hits AT&T Ahead of Galaxy Note 4 Unveil

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A new smartphone is headed to AT&T later this month in hopes of stealing away some customers patiently awaiting the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 4. It’s called the LG G Vista, which was also released last week on Verizon Wireless offering those on a budget a larger display. The new LG G Vista is extremely […]

Huawei Ascend Mate2 4G: a Low-cost Phablet with Stunning Battery Life

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Seldom does one single feature on a smartphone shock a person. But the battery life on the Huawei Ascend Mate2 4G 6.1-inch phablet, a whole four-day plus days, will grab anyone’s attention. Add a great off-contract price, a Corning Gorilla Glass screen and solid construction, and we’ve got a phone that demands attention even if it comes from a company with […]

LG G Pro 2 Revealed, Will Take on Galaxy Note 4

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Whether it’s to get extra attention early, or to get in the minds of eager customers ahead of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 and Note 4, today LG announced its brand new 5.9-inch smartphone the LG G Pro 2. After a few rumors and leaked photos appeared last month LG confirmed the name and a few small […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 v. Nokia Lumia 1520: What to Buy?

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There’s no denying that the phablet revolution is upon us with manufacturers now focusing a chunk of their design, engineering, and manufacturing efforts on devices with 5-inch or larger displays. Though Samsung wasn’t the first to market with its Galaxy Note series–Dell’s Streak 5 arrived a few years earlier to a devoted cult following despite […]

LG G Pro 2: Everything We Think We Know About LG’s Phablet

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LG is slated to introduce its next phablet at Mobile World Congress to succeed the original LG G Pro, which is offered on AT&T Mobility in the U.S. The LG G Pro 2, as it is currently dubbed, will come with much improved features than the original, and here’s what we think we know so […]

Sony Goes Small with Xperia Z Ultra Tablet

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It looks like Sony may be stripping the mobile phone and broadband radio out of its 6.4-inch Xperia Z Ultra phablet and release the smartphone in a WiFi-only tablet edition. Right now, a leaked manual suggests that many of the features that make the Xperia Z Ultra unique would still remain intact, save for the […]

HiSense X1 Phablet Makes the Galaxy Note 3 Appear Small

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If your mantra is bigger is better, then HiSense’s X1 is probably the best phablet to hit the U.S. in terms of screen size. Even if it’s not the “best” tablet in terms of specs when it officially lands in summer 2014 State-side, it definitely is the biggest phablet to be announced for the U.S. […]

HP Speculated to Re-Enter Smartphone Market With New Phablet

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A new HP Slate 6 Voice Tab is now listed over at the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) awaiting certification which could suggest that the PC-maker is planning a re-entry into the smartphone market with what looks to be a 6-inch phablet. HP had not released a smartphone on any platform since the company had […]

Can Apple Out-Phablet Samsung With 5.7-Inch iPhone 6?

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Apple is now said to be working on two models of the next-generation iPhone that will be released later this year, likely around the fall timeline. According to these Foxconn employee insiders, Apple will be working on one iPhone model with a larger 4.7-inch display while a second model will come with a 5.7-inch screen. […]

AT&T Nokia Lumia 1520 Review

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The Nokia Lumia 1520 is a significant phone for both Nokia and Microsoft. It’s the first Windows Phone 8 device to debut with a large 6-inch display, a first smartphone from the platform to sport a full HD 1080p display, and one that comes with one of the wold’s most powerful processors in the form […]

LG Gx Announced to Rival Galaxy Note 3

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After seeing some leaks and reports on a new smartphone from LG to rival Samsung’s popular Galaxy Note 3, this week they’ve officially announced exactly that, and it’s called the LG Gx. LG’s latest device comes in quite large, phablet large, delivering a huge 5.5-inch display to take on Samsung’s array of devices. Offering a […]

LeBron James Highlights Galaxy Note 3 Smartphone Features

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The holiday season is here and that means the tech and gadget commercials will be out in full force. With Microsoft taking the attack approach, calling out the competition, others are simply showing off what they have to offer. Many will be sitting around the dinner table with friends and family, enjoying some Turkey dinner […]

Verizon HTC One Max Now Available for $299

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After announcing the large 5.9-inch HTC One Max late last month many were wondering when it would arrive stateside so we could try the fingerprint scanner on back, and starting today customers have the choice from Verizon Wireless. Originally launching first on Sprint, for much less being just $149, today Verizon Wireless has officially launched […]

HTC One Max Now Available on Sprint for $149

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Sprint and HTC today officially launched the all-new HTC One Max phablet. Coming in with a massive 5.9-inch display and front facing speakers, this smartphone is as big as it gets, and is finally available in stores and online. If you loved the HTC One but wanted something bigger, or the 5.7-inch size or plastic […]

Are You Ready for the Fonblet? Samsung Thinks So

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The mobile gadget world, like its non-mobile antecedents, is filled with silly names for devices and device categories. So is the Internet. (Remember when we started dropping vowels all over the place?) Some resonate and become part of the lingo. Some do with a begrudging nod to the fact that there is nothing better. Some […]

Verizon HTC One Max Release Inches Closer

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After months of leaks this week the new HTC One Max smartphone was finally unveiled, but we’re still waiting for additional details as to who all will carry the smartphone in the US. The HTC One eventually landed on almost all carriers, but so far things aren’t looking the same for the bigger brother with […]