Category: Phablet

Phablet is a phrase used to describe a half- smartphone and half- tablet mobile device (a phone/tablet hybrid). It is better defined as a small pocket-sized mobile device that is a bit larger than the size of an average smartphone, with a touch screen ranging in size from 5 inches to 7 inches.

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While larger than a smartphone, it is much smaller than most tablets and can be held and used in one hand. Phablets typically use 3G or 4G networks for cellular calls and are Wi-Fi – enabled devices. Check this piece on TGF to know more about phablets.

PS: Words like “phablet,” that are created from parts of two different words, are known as portmanteaus.

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Changhong H2: World’s First Material Sensing Smartphone

At the Consumer Electronics Show – CES 2017, Consumer Physics, Changhong and Analog Devices inc. (ADI) jointly presented the World’s first molecular identification and sensing smartphone – the Changhong H2. The smartphone comes integrated with the...

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itel S31 Selfie-centric smartphone costs N28,000

iTel Mobile, one of the local brands selling in Nigeria and some other African countries, has announced the selfie-centric iTel S31. Following the footsteps of the iTel S11, the new low-level entrant to the ‎company’s...