phablet

Sony Xperia ZU appears set for an early July unveil

Sony has recently sent out an invite for an event that will be taking place on July 4th. The invite arrived as the standard 'save the date' style teaser, however there are a few details and hints included. Just to begin with, the invite is showing the side profile of the device that is expected to be announced, the Sony Xperia ZU. This handset is expected to arrive with a 6.44-inch display and if we are looking at the invite correctly -- it also appears as if it will have support for a stylus.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 prototype device leaks

Today, Samsung's upcoming and highly anticipated third Galaxy Note smartphone has leaked in the wild. Following a successful Galaxy Note II release, we're getting our first look at the upcoming 5.99-inch Galaxy Note 3, or at least a prototype of some sort. One that's obviously being covered in a protective shell to disguise the design and identity of the device. Which is nothing new. Read on for more details and thoughts.

Acer Liquid S1 unveiled as a 5.7-inch phablet

Acer has officially announced the Liquid S1, a device they are touting as a phablet. This marks the first such device for Acer and it will arrive sporting a 5.7-inch 1280 x 720 display and running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Acer is pushing the Liquid S1 as being the "new travel companion for professionals and adventurers alike" and that statement appears to be coming by way of some pre-loaded applications.

Verizon HTC One tipped for late June by analyst

The talk and rumors around Verizon getting their own version of the HTC One flagship smartphone haven't slowed down one bit. In fact, we keep hearing little bits of information all leading us to believe an announcement is coming any minute now from Verizon and HTC. Today some analyst reports from Taiwan clearly point towards a late June release from Verizon.

HTC One phablet codenamed T6 in the works

The term 'phablet' isn't one we like to throw around, but according to some recent details and leaks that is exactly what the folks from HTC have planned. After initially stating the HTC One would be their only flagship for 2013, new reports have reportedly confirmed a 5-inch or bigger smartphone is coming soon.