Technology does make products compact and tiny but do this suit all. Many don’t like to rotate iPhone 4S to landscape mode to get the larger screen. Such segment of mobile users need something bigger than a smartphone and that is still portable to carry unlike a tablet. For them Phablets are best. Here’s a compilation of top 5 phablets till date.
Galaxy Note 2 is the new Phablet from Samsung. It was unveiled very recently at the IFA 2012 Berlin (Germany) event. The smartphone-cum-tablet offers superior performance and is loaded with exciting features and specs such as 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED screen, 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, 1.6 GHz quad-core processor and more. It sports S Pen that works just like a real pen on the device for taking notes as well as playing games and sketch drawings. Infibeam has started taking pre-order of Samsung Galaxy Note 2 for the Indian market.
Learning from the success of Samsung Galaxy Note (the first-generation Note that was released about an year ago), iBall too has come up with a 5-inch Phablet device to tab the smartphone as well as tablet market together in one go. The phone is powered by 1GHz Cortex A9 processor, fueled by 2300 mAh battery and runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system. It is packed with host of exciting features and is priced tagged Rs 12,999 in the Indian market.
Priced at just Rs 9,999, the Micromax A100 Phablet is value for money product. It sports dual SIM support, 5-inch screen with 480 x 854 pixels resolution and runs on Android 4.0 ICS operating system. The device comes with 5-megapixel rear camera, internal memory of 4GB and expandable storage of up 32GB. It is fueled by 2000 mAh battery.
The Wammy Note Phablet from Wicked Leak is just priced Rs 11,000 and is said to be giving a tough competition to other 5 inchers with its 1GHz processor, 512MB of RAM and 8-megapixel of rear camera. It runs on Android 4.0.3 OS and supports dual SIM cards. On the first look it almost looks like Samsung Galaxy Note. It too comes with host of exciting features. It is fueled by 2500 mAh battery.
HTC 5-inch Phablet
Yet to be launched, the HTC 5 incher hybrid phone is learned to be featuring 1794 x 1080 HD display and to be powered by 1.5GHz processor. It will run on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system and is expected to give tough competition to Samsung Galaxy Note 2.
There are couple of more brands in the Phablet market and few more are about to be announced. We will soon cover another best Phablet story after a month or two. Till then these 5 Phablets seem to be the best in the market. Do share your own top 5 selection in the Phablet market.