Apple Tests iPad Retina Displays Manufactured by LG, Samsung

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Apple is said to be in the process of testing large high resolution displays for its iPad 3 tablet made by LG and Samsung. The panels, which are said to feature a QXGA resolution, or 2048 X 1536 pixels, will bear the same 4:3 aspect ratio as those found on today’s iPad rather than the […]

HD Tablet from Moto? Retina iPad in 2011 Makes Sense Now

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The rumor mill got churning again this morning, this time with reports out of Fudzilla¬†that Motorola is working on a new tablet that will sport 2048 x 1536 resolution. If true, this would be the sharpest tablet screen we have seen yet, and would also serve to reinforce the speculation that Apple could be prepping […]

5 Reasons the iPhone 5 Will Beat the Motorola Droid Bionic

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When the iPhone 5 finally launches it will be pitted against the Motorola Droid Bionic. If both of these phones can live up to half of the hype consumers are in for a tough choice between two amazing phones. While we wait for the official details to emerge, we wanted to give you a preview […]

Does the Nokia E6 Have the Best Display of Any Smartphone?

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The Nokia E6 is Nokia’s first smartphone with a front-facing QWERTY keyboard that combines a touchscreen and the Symbian^3 ¬†operating system, and that device may have the best display of any modern smartphone. According to testing by GSM Arena, the Nokia E6′s display is the most pixel-dense display on the market as well as having […]

Will the iPhone 5 be the iPhone 3D?

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With the rise of 3D-capable smartphones like the HTC EVO 3D, the LG Optimus 3D and the LG Thrill 4G for AT&T, Apple may be delivering an iOS challenger in the form of an iPhone with dual-rear cameras allowing users to capture and record their memories in 3D. Newly leaked images of what is believed […]

iPad 3 Could Be Coming This Fall: Here’s Why It Makes Sense

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From the files of News to Make iPad 2 Owners Cringe,¬†Digitimes is reporting that Apple has placed orders for iPad 3 parts, which are expected to ship in October. Yes, if their sources are correct, that would mean Apple breaking from their annual product cycle and releasing the iPad 3 just six months after the […]

New Hints of Retina Display on iOS 5 for Next-Generation iPad

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After much debate and prior speculation on when Apple would release an iPad with a higher resolution Retina-like Display, new evidence found inside iOS 5 suggest that Apple is exploring a tablet with a 2048 X 1536 display. The new art assets found on iOS 5 confirms what was discovered inside the iBooks app in […]

Toshiba Making 4-Inch 720p HD Retina Display for Future iPhone?

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A recent press release today suggests that Toshiba may be making a high-resolution 4-inch display for a future iPhone model. The HD display would carry a resolution of 720 X 1,280 pixels, up from the current 3.5-inch 960 X 640-pixel display of the current iPhone 4. The company says that the new display panels will […]

Retina Display AMOLED iPad 3 in 2011 is Just Wishful Thinking

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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 […]

iPhone 5 to Sport Larger 4-Inch Display with Thinner Bezel [Updated]

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Updated: According to BGR, this is a fake photoshop job. In addition to the circulating iPad 2 rumors, speculation on the Internet has it that Apple has bigger plans for the iPhone 5 refresh, which is believed to be announced at the WWDC developer conference this June. According to 9to5 Mac, Apple may be preparing […]

Hitachi Display Crams an HD High Resolution Screen Into Your Pockets!

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Hitachi Display is looking to launch its HD high resolution smartphone display, which essentially crams a resolution of 1280 X 720 pixels into the size of a 4.5-inch IPS display using LCD screen technology. The IPS screen technology promises wide-viewing angles. With the display, coupled with a 720p HD video camera on a smartphone, you […]

Did Apple Invest $3.9 Billion in Retina Displays?

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In its earning call, Apple’s COO Tim Cook told investors that the company had invested $3.9 in long-term component supply contracts over the next two years, but Cook remained elusive in what the contracts were for. Citing competitive advantage as a reason for secrecy, Cook says “I don’t want to give it out, because I […]

iPad 2 Display Rumored to Have 4 Times the Pixels of Original

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Recent leaks about the display of Apple’s forthcoming second generation iPad state that the consumer tablet will increase its resolution four-folds when compared to the original tablet that was launched last year. Mac Rumors is reporting that while the current iPads sport a resolution of 1024 X 768, the new iPad 2 is said to […]

About the iPhone 4 Retina Display

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Been reading through reactions on the iPhone 4 this morning. One topic of contention seems to be Retina Display. Will it shrink everything? Will it create problems for developers? Will the iPad get it? Short answer to all: no. Here’s why.