Posts by Colton Kaiser

Sony Xperia Tablet S Gets the Full Teardown Treatment

Sony recently unveiled its revamped Xperia Tablet S, which it has already managed to begin shipping around the world. Today, the Japanese-based company has released a video of its newest device being completely torn down, exposing its impressive hardware. As a refresher, the Xperia Tablet S sports a quad-core Tegra 3 processor, 1280×800 IPS display and… Read more

Sony Xperia Tablet S Now Shipping in the US

We first saw Sony’s revamped Xperia Tablet S at IFA 2012 last week, but today the tablet is officially ready to ship in the US. For $399, customers can pick up the 16GB model. Those looking to spend a bit more can choose between the 32GB or 62GB versions for $499 and $599, respectively. The Tablet S packs a quad-core Tegra 3 processor, as well as… Read more

AT&T Galaxy Note II System Dump Now Available to Download

The developers over at XDA continue to keep the leaks trickling out. The newest, though, is a 920MB file, allegedly serving as a full system dump of the unannounced quad-core Galaxy Note II for AT&T. Containing all of the device’s software and system apps, the system dump will allow developers to begin cooking up ROMs and even port the Note II’s… Read more

Poll: What’s your ideal screen size for a smartphone?

It’s and age-old question, but an important one at that. Screen size plays an enormous role in the decision making process of nearly every smartphone buyer, but what exactly is the ideal size for a handset’s display? Personally, I love smaller screens. Sure, most come with their downsides, like lower resolution and compromised viewing angles, but… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G headed to Sprint later this month

A recent leak suggests Sprint could be gearing up to release another mid-range Samsung smartphone, but this time on its newly-formed LTE network. While ironically dubbed the Galaxy “Victory” 4G LTE, it features a dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor. Additionally, it’s rumored that the device will sport an antiquated 480×800 display, though a smaller… Read more

Samsung giving free Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 to customers who upgrade to Galaxy S III or Galaxy Note in the UK

Samsung has announced that it is running a promotion in the UK which allows customers who are upgrading to the Galaxy S III or Galaxy Note to receive a Galaxy Tab 2 7.0, free of charge. It does come with some caveats, though. The deal is only good for customers who trade in their Galaxy S II, iPhone 4 or iPhone 4S, meaning the rest of you will have to… Read more

Apple Declares War, Adds Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note, And Galaxy Note 10.1 To Patent Dispute

And so the war wages on. After Apple successfully defeated Samsung in its month-long patent trial, the company has decided to push its troops forward. The Cupertino-based firm is now claiming that Samsung’s Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note, and Galaxy Note 10.1 infringe on its ’721, ’604, and ’647 IPs. These patents–which should have never been granted… Read more