Acer announced their new 5.7-inch Android phablet, the Acer Liquid S1 smartphone. Coming in with a massive 5.7-inch Note style display with a 720p resolution and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, and now this week it's officially available in Taiwan for just $430.
Samsung didn't come right out and say they were going to be announcing the Galaxy Note III on September 4th, however the hints dropped in this latest Unpacked event invitation seem to have made things pretty clear. Invitations for the Unpacked 2013 Episode 2 have recently been sent out and Samsung has asked everyone to "Note the Date." If that doesn't suggest the Note III we aren't certain what else would.
Samsung has release a number of variations of its latest Galaxy S4 and HTC has similarly launched a smaller version of its HTC One, the HTC One Mini, as well as different colors available only in select markets. It seems that HTC is not yet done with its iteration and is preparing to pack its flagship in a bigger package.
LG Optimus Vu was quite the handset and wanted to take on the Galaxy Note, and eventually even hit the US on Verizon as the LG Intuition. Well, it looks like a new and improved Optimus Vu III phablet might be in the works if the latest leaks are accurate.
Galaxy Note III leaks have surfaced. This latest brings another 'confirmation' of specs by way of a report coming out of the Korean language MK News. Some of these specs appear to be a recap of what we have already seen, however there has also been a nice breakdown of what the various Galaxy Note III model numbers actually mean. To begin with though, lets talk some specs.
Galaxy Note III related leaks and as of today it looks like another has arrived. This latest is offering a look at what the handset may look like. There is also a little bit of talk about the camera. Specifically, this leak is suggesting the Note III will have a 13 megapixel camera with Xenon flash.
Galaxy Note III details have surfaced. This latest is coming by way of the User Agent Profile (UAProf) and is confirming the display resolution for the handset. There isn't any confirmation on the size of the display just yet, however the resolution should be arriving as 1920 x 1080. In addition, this UAProf listing shows the Galaxy Note III with model numbers of SM-N900T and SM-N900A.
Galaxy Note III haven't slowed down one bit, and are only getting worse. We've heard anything from a flexible display, all the way to a 6.3-inch phablet. However, the latest reports are going against the "confirmed" 5.99-inch screen specs and are now claiming it will be 5.7-inches instead. And that's not all.
Galaxy Note III report has surfaced. This latest is coming by way of a Korean newspaper and deals with the amount of RAM the handset will have. Simply put, the Korean language hankyung is reporting the Galaxy Note III will be launching with 3GB of RAM. We should mention this is a rumor we have seen before though.
Sony has officially taken the wraps off of its new phablet, the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, a whopping 6.4-inch Full HD Android smartphone powered by Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 800 chipset. Running at 2.2GHz, the MSM8974 quadcore makes the Xperia Z Ultra one of the fastest - if not, for the moment at least, the fastest - phones around; it also gets 4G LTE and an 8-megapixel camera.