Phablets

  • Little in the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to excite new users September 3, 2014

    Berlin: Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest mobile phone maker, unveiled new versions of its Galaxy Note smartphone on Wednesday after previous design miscues cost it customers in the largescreen phone market it pioneered. The new Galaxy Note 4 features a crisper, 5.7inch display in a metal frame, reflecting Samsung's latest design...
  • Samsung unveils Galaxy Note 4: 5.7inch display, 16MP camera, selfiefriendly; to be available from October September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy Note 4 phablet, the successor to the Galaxy Note 3, at its event in Berlin. The Galaxy Note 4 features a 5.7inch Quad HD (2560x1440) Super AMOLED display. The new Note has a metal frame and softtextured back cover. The Galaxy Note 4 has...
  • Lava launches its first 6inch smartphone Magnum X604 at Rs 11,999 July 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Lava has announced the launch of its first 6inch phablet the Magnum X604 in India. Priced at Rs 11,999, the phablet has a 6inch HD (1280x720) display, and is powered by a 1.2GHz quadcore processor. It sports an 8 megapixel rear camera with BSI sensor and a...
  • People buy smartphones with bigger screens to fulfil emotional needs June 5, 2014

    Washington: Ever wondered why people prefer smartphones with bigger screens? To fulfil their emotional needs! While there may be numerous practical reasons for wanting a smartphone with a bigger screen, a new study, including an Indianorigin scientist, has found that many people are more motivated by an emotional need to own...
  • PaperFold: The 'world's first' foldable smartphone can be transformed into a phablet, tablet and a laptop May 4, 2014

    Toronto: Scientists have developed the world's first foldable smartphone that changes to a tablet and a notebook using a set of screens and hinges. The shapechanging smartphone allows users to fold open up to three flexible electrophoretic displays to provide extra screen real estate, the amount of space available on...
  • Micromax Canvas Doodle 3 to be available in India from April 25 at Rs 8,500; features 6-inch display, 5MP camera April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The recently launched Micromax Canvas Doodle 3 phablet will be available in India starting April 25. Priced at Rs 8,500, the phablet has a 6-inch display. The Android Jellybean operating system based-device is powered by a 1.3 GHz dual-core processor, 4GB internal memory and 512 MB RAM (expandable...
  • Micromax launches 6-inch Canvas Doodle 3 phablet at Rs 8,500 April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Homegrown handset maker Micromax launched its new six-inch phablet 'Canvas Doodle 3' for Rs 8,500. The Android Jellybean operating system based-device is powered by a 1.3 GHz dual core processor, 4GB ROM and 512 MB RAM (expandable memory up to 32 GB), Micromax said in a statement. ...
  • Samsung to launch the next-gen Galaxy Note with a 'new form factor' in the second half of 2014 April 20, 2014

    New Delhi: In an interview with Reuters, Yoon Han-kil, senior vice president of Samsung's product strategy team, said that the company is planning to launch a new version of the Galaxy Note with a "new form factor" in the second half, without elaborating. "Our ultimate goal is to make products that...
  • Huawei unveils 7-inch MediaPad X1 phablet, 8-inch MediaPad M1 tablet at MWC 2014 February 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Alongside the TalkBand B1, Huawei also unveiled its two new devices - MediaPad X1 and MediaPad M1. The former is a 7-inch phablet, while the latter is an 8-inch tablet. According to Huawei, the MediaPad X1 is the world's slimmest 7-inch LTE Cat4-enabled all-in-one phablet. Huawei MediaPad X1 combines...
  • Samsung launches Galaxy Grand Neo in India at Rs 18,450 February 18, 2014

    New Delhi: At the Samsung Forum 2014, Samsong launched its new midrange device Grand Neo at Rs 18,450. The phone is available in India starting Tuesday. The phone has a 5inch WVGA display and is powered by a 1.2GHz quadcore processor. It has a 5 megapixel rear camera and...
  • Gionee GPad G4, M2 smartphones launched at Rs 18,999, Rs 10,999 in India February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Gionee has announced the launch of two new smartphones GPad G4 and M2 in India. The GPad G4 is 7.95 mm thick and is powered by a 1.5GHz quadcore processor. The phablet has a 5.7inch HD LCD display, and runs Android OS v4.2 Jelly Bean. ...
  • HP launches new VoiceTabs in India; 6inch for Rs 22,990, 7inch for Rs 16,990 February 13, 2014

    New Delhi: HewlettPackard India launched its new HP Slate6 VoiceTab and HP Slate7 VoiceTab devices. The HP Slate VoiceTab tablets come with voice calling capability, and are powered by a quadcore processor. These devices run Android 4.2.2 (Jellybean) Operating System and offer 3G connectivity with Dual SIM convenience. HP Slate6 VoiceTab...
  • HP Slate6, Slate7 VoiceTab devices coming to India on Feb 13; to be priced around Rs 20K February 10, 2014

    New Delhi: HewlettPackard (HP) is all set to launch its 6inch HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet and the 7inch HP Slate7 VoiceTab tablet in India on February 13. The devices are expected to be priced around Rs 20,000. Besides the two devices, other new devices are likely to be on display...
  • iBerry Auxus Nuclea N2 with 5.7inch display goes on sale at Rs 19,990 January 19, 2014

    New Delhi: iBerry Auxus Nuclea N2, which was announced last week, is now up for grabs in India. While the phone is priced at Rs 23,990, it is available for Rs 19,990 as part of a limited introductory offer. The introductory offer price is valid for 6 days starting 18th...
  • iBerry Auxus Nuclea N2 with 5.7inch full HD display, octacore processor launched at Rs 23,990 January 12, 2014

    New Delhi: iBerry has announced the launch of its new smartphone Auxus Nuclea N2 in India. The phone is powered by an octacore chipset clocked at 1.7GHz and has 2GB of RAM. The Auxus Nuclea N2 has a 5.7inch full HD display. Priced at Rs 23,990, the phone will...
  • CES 2014: Huawei Ascend Mate2 with 4050mAh battery can also charge other phones January 7, 2014

    Las Vegas: Huawei, China's largest cellphone manufacturer, is releasing a phone that can be thought of as the inflight refuelling system of the mobile world: it can be used to recharge other phones. The Ascend Mate2 has a 6.1inch screen, making it more than twice as big as an iPhone 5....
  • Intex Aqua i4+ with 5inch display, dualcore CPU at Rs 7,600 December 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Intex launched its new smartphone Aqua i4 in India at Rs 7,600. The phone has a 5inch FWVGA (854x480) display, and is powered by a 1.2GHz dual core processor, with 512MB of RAM. Running Android Jelly Bean OS 4.2.2, the smartphone has an 8 megapixel camera with...
  • HP to launch two Android phablets soon: Report December 26, 2013

    Mumbai: The world's leading PC maker HP is already a player in the Android tablet segment, although with limited success. Now, HP is reportedly planning to return to the smartphone space with two new largescreen smartphones, or phablets, which is a fastgrowing category. TheInformation reports that the company plans to...
  • Gionee Elife E7 with 5.5inch display, 16MP camera launched at Rs 26,999 onwards December 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Gionee announced the launch of its new flagship smartphone Elife E7 in India. The Elife E7 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor featuring a 2.2GHz quad Krait CPU, and Android based operating system AMIGO 2.0. The Elife E7 comes in two variants that support 3G and...
  • Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 India launch today, to be priced around Rs 20K December 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The muchawaited Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is set to be launched in India on Monday. While there is no exact word on pricing yet, an official spokesperson from Samsung has stated that the phone will be priced between Rs 19,000 and Rs 21,000. The Galaxy Grand 2, which is...
  • Xolo Q3000 with 5.7inch display, 13MP camera listed online December 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Xolo is expected to soon launch its new 5.7inch Q3000 phablet in India as the device has already made its way to an ecommerce store. The Xolo Q3000 is listed on Flipkart.com under the "Coming Soon" section. The phablet has a 5.7inch FHD 1080p IPS Display and runs...
  • Lenovo Vibe X with 5inch full HD display, 13MP camera launched in India at Rs 25,999 December 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Taiwanese electronic giant Lenovo today expanded its smartphone portfolio with the launch of Vibe X, its flagship offering in the premium Vibe series, priced at Rs 25,999. Weighing 121 grams, the 5inch full HD display device is powered by quadcore 1.5 GHz processor with...
  • LG Gx with 5.5inch full HD display, 13MP camera announced December 16, 2013

    New Delhi: LG has unveiled its new smartphone Gx which has a 5.5inch full HD display and is powered by a quadcore Snapdragon 600 processor. It has 2GB RAM. The phone has a 13 megapixel rear camera and a 2.1 megapixel front camera. The phone will come in two...
  • Nokia's 6inch Lumia 1520 coming to India today December 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Nokia is all set to announce the launch of its 6inch Lumia 1520 in India today at an event. Nokia Lumia 1520 is one of the company's two 6inch devices (the other is the Lumia 1320), but according to a Nokia spokesperson, the company will only launch the...
  • Samsung Galaxy J with 5inch 1080p display, 13MP camera launched December 9, 2013

    New Delhi: After teasing for quite some time, Samsung has finally unveiled its new device Galaxy J a cross between the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3 in Taiwan. According to SamMobile, the phone will be available between midDecember and early January for 21,900 TWD ($740) offcontract, or...
  • Karbonn Titanium X with 5inch 1080p display, 13MP camera launched at Rs 18,490 December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Karbonn has launched a new smartphone Titanium X which comes with a 5inch full HD IPS screen. The Karbonn Titanium X is powered by a 1.5 GHz quadcore processor coupled with 1GB RAM. The phone comes with an internal memory of 16GB internal memory. The phone...