CES

ZTE Grand S 1080p smartphone hits CES, we go hands-on

ZTE has been sharing the details slowly about what they had in store here for CES 2013, and today we ran down to their booth to get a quick hands-on with their new and impressive 5-inch phablet. The device is called the ZTE Grand S as well as a Grand S LTE and the name certainly lives up to the expectations. Check out this Jelly Bean powerhouse smartphone below.

Archos GamePad Tablet Hands-on

Last year the folks from Archos unveiled their own take on the Android gaming market with their new 7-inch GamePad tablet with an integrated controller. After finally launching in late December outside of the US, we were able to get some quick hands-on pictures and video today at CES 2013 to show you all. Check out this Jelly Bean tablet in action below.

Ematic announces the Fun Tab Family of tablets with Zoodles Kid Mode

Coming out of CES 2013, we have mention of some new kid-friendly tablets from Ematic. These latest, of which there are four include the FunTab Pro, FunTab, FunTab XL and the FunTab Mini. These four tablets will make up what Ematic is referring to as the FunTab Family and they will all arrive running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with the Zoodles Kid Mode.

Vizio 10-inch and 7-inch tablet hands-on

Coming out of CES 2013, Vizio has been showing off a pair of Android tablets. Specifically, a 10-inch and 7-inch tablet that will arrive running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Of course, therein lies the question, the arrival. From what we have seen, Vizio has been pretty quiet in terms of the 10-inch model, however they have said that the 7-inch model will arrive in the first half of 2013.

Basis fitness tracker Android app announced

There is no shortage in terms of fitness apps and gadgets at this point. We have offerings from Jawbone, Fitbit, Nike and countless others including Basis. And speaking of Basis, we first saw the Basis fitness tracker during CES 2012, yes 2012. Though, while originally shown off in January 2012, the Basis fitness band didn't come available until the end of November 2012.

LG Panorama Note app announced for the Optimus Vu: II

LG has been fairly quiet in terms of Android related announcements here at CES 2013, however they did offer one goodie for the Optimus Vu: II -- a new app. The app is called Panorama Note and will allow users to create extra wide 3:1 ratio memos and drawings.