Since the introduction of the Samsung Galaxy Note, the XL phone segment has really taken off. Proponents of the sub-genre have even coined a new term: phablet, a hybrid mesh between phones and tablets. (Hint: they’re actually giant phones). With the amount of them that are sold, it’s easy to see that people like them. ... Read More »
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Samsung wasn’t the first to make a “phablet,” or a smartphone that was reaching tablet size. The Dell Streak was famous for being too large and becoming a commercial failure. Who could hold a five inch device? It’s ridiculous! But Samsung was the first to make the phablet truly popular.
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Samsung Executive VP of Mobile Lee Young-hee has confirmed in an interview with the Korea Times that the Samsung Galaxy Gear and the Note III will both be unveiled at the September 4 Samsung Unpacked event that proceeds IFA.
She also had a couple additional details to share regarding the Galaxy ... Read More »
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If you have your heart set on an 8-inch Samsung Galaxy Note, your wait may finally be over. Rumors about an 8-inch Samsung Galaxy Note tablet have been floating around the web for a few month, but now we have official confirmation ... Read More »
Earlier this year I started writing buyers’ guides for every carrier, and I intended to update them each month. Then I got fed up with the locked phones and service contracts that carriers offered, so I ported my number to Google Voice, paid Verizon my $300 ETF, signed up for a pre-paid plan, ... Read More »
Samsung has officially announced the S-Pen toting Galaxy Note 10.1, which will go on sale worldwide starting this month. No word on pricing was given in the press release, though we should learn those details very soon if the device is to go on sale this month.
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When the international version of the Galaxy Note received Android 4.0, packaged as Samsung’s Premium Suite, AT&T users knew they’d have a couple month wait until the update was reworked to Ma Bell’s standards. Sure enough, here we are some two months later and the update is finally rolling out to AT&T Galaxy ... Read More »
According to recent reports out of Android Next and Tablet Community, the Galaxy Note 10.1 is about to get some pretty significant spec bumps before its released later this year. Android Next reports that the Note 10.1 may have ditched the expected dual-core Exynos processor for the quad-core Exynos ... Read More »
The international Galaxy S II has already received the update to Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, leaving the sized-up Galaxy Note behind on Android 2.3. Today, several European users are reporting that their devices have received an OTA update notification that brings their phone-tablet hybrid into 2012 with the Android 4.0 update.
Of course, this ... Read More »