Leaked HTC One X 5 Phablet Image Is the Real Deal

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The leaked HTC One X 5 image, which was later deemed to be a concept, is now said to be the real thing. It’s been speculated for quite some time that HTC is working on a phablet form factor device to compete against Samsung’s Galaxy Note series and LG’s Optimus Vu, which was launched on […]

HTC Droid Incredible X Phablet Specs Leak

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New details are emerging that confirm earlier rumors about HTC’s 6435LVW 5-inch phablet efforts geared towards Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network. The latest information confirms a very high resolution 1080p HD display that measures 5 inches diagonally, giving the device a high 480 ppi resolution. Additionally, to drive the pixels, a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 […]

Oppo Find 5 Phablet With Pixel-Topping 1080p Display Revealed

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Oppo has revealed its phablet competitor to the LG Intuition 4G on Verizon Wireless and the Samsung Galaxy Note on AT&T and T-Mobile USA as well as the Galaxy Note II in the form of a 5-inch smartphone called the Oppo Find 5. The device features a pixel-topping 1080p HD display in that form factor, […]

Samsung Galaxy Note II Impressions & Detailed Preview (Video)

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Though Samsung had debuted the Galaxy Note II, the company’s second-generation smartphone with a screen that’s roughly 5-inch large, in Berlin at the IFA trade show, the company recently brought the phablet to the U.S. to show it to American media in San Francisco, California and New York. Not much was said about specifics for […]

Sony Blamed for Galaxy Note II’s 8-Megapixel Camera

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At the IFA Berlin trade show, Samsung stole the show with their announcements of the Galaxy Camera and the Galaxy Note II. Given the attention to photography behind the Galaxy Camera and its optical zoom, it was curious to see Samsung stick with the same 8-megapixel that was present in the first-generation Galaxy Note given […]

LG Intuition Hits Verizon September 6 for $199

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Verizon’s answer to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is finally official. Verizon will launch LG’s 5-inch smartphone, the LG Intuition, on September 6 for $199.99. The LG Intuition, also known as the LG Optimus Vu, is the company’s first attempt at the “phablet market,” and it tries a few new ideas. Unlike most smartphones, the […]

LG Intuition 4G LTE Phablet May Debut on September 6 for Verizon

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It looks like Verizon Wireless may intend on debuting the LG Intuition 4G LTE smartphone a few days earlier. In a previous post, we had suggested that the phone may debut on September 15 based on the date that was shown on the phone’s home screen in leaked images, but the latest report suggests that […]

LG Announces Optimus Vu II With IR And Universal Remote Control App

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Ahead of the rumored launch of Verizon’s Optimus Vu variant known as the LG Intuition 4G on the U.S. carrier’s 4G LTE network, manufacturer LG has just announced the Optimus Vu II for the South Korean market. At this time, though the phone has been announced, it’s still unclear what the specs for the hardware […]

Galaxy Player 5.8 Announced; Is This What to Expect for the Galaxy Note 2?

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Samsung has recently unveiled its Galaxy Player 5.8, a personal and portable media player with a larger 5.8-inch display that straddles the media player market that’s traditionally dominated by Apple’s iPod series as well as the tablet sphere. The device has a 5.8-inch LCD display panel with a qHD 960 X 540-pixel resolution. The display […]

Lenovo’s IdeaPhone K860 Boasts Quad-Core Exynos CPU

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Samsung’s quad-core Exynos processor based on architecture designed by ARM Holdings is starting to pervade the mobile universe outside of the South Korean manufacturer’s own portfolio of smartphones and tablets. The latest smartphone to come equipped with the powerful quad-core Exynos is Lenovo’s IdeaPhone K860, which unfortunately appears to be restricted to the Chinese market. […]

Samsung Sold 10 Million Galaxy Note Phablets

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Since Samsung had popularized the phablet category by introducing its 5.3-inch Galaxy Note late last year, the company has managed to move over 10 million units of that category-defining smartphone. After broad appeal in foreign markets, the Galaxy Note 5.3-inch was introduced to U.S. audiences earlier this year through 4G LTE carrier AT&T and more […]

Verizon and LG Team Up with Optimus Vu to Challenge Galaxy Note

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It looks like Verizon Wireless is readying its own challenger to AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy Note, which was also recently confirmed for T-Mobile as well, in the form the LG Optimus Vu phablet. The device was recently spotted with Verizon’s logo on the front and a 4G LTE moniker in Verizon styling on the rear. And […]

Pantech Vega S5 Joins the Phablet Family

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Pantech has just announced a successor to the Vega 5 in the form of the Vega S5 for the South Korean market with the increasingly popular large 5-inch display, proudly placing the Vega S4 in the phablet category alongside contenders like Samsung’s Galaxy Note and LG’s Optimus Vu. At this time, the Vega S5 is […]

Official Images Emerge of Navy Blue Samsung Galaxy Note for T-Mobile USA

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It looks like the Galaxy Note is inching closer to a release on T-Mobile USA‘s 4G HSPA+ network. The handset, currently an AT&T exclusive with 4G LTE and HSPA+ connectivity on AT&T, will soon be making its way over t0 T-Mobile USA soon. There has been numerous leaks and rumors about the T-Mobile-bound handset within […]

T-Mobile USA Prepping Navy Blue Galaxy Note Demo Units

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Users on T-Mobile USA’s 4G HSPA+ network who are looking for an Android smartphone with a larger display may have only a little longer to wait as the nation’s fourth largest carrier is inching towards the launch and debut of Samsung’s 5.3-inch Galaxy Note device. A leaked inventory sheet shows that T-Mobile carrier retail stores […]

LG Shows Off Full 1080p HD Display on 5-Inch Screen

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The phablet category may get that much more compelling for pixel-sensitive eyes as LG Display has shown off a prototype of a 5-inch LCD panel that provides a full HD experience similar to today’s 1080p HDTV offerings. The 5-inch screen has a 1920 X 1080-pixel resolution and has one of the highest pixel densities on […]