Sources from Samsung’s warehouse facility apparently told tech website AmongTech that the Galaxy Gear smartwatch will have a 2.5-inch 320 x 320 resolution OLED display, a 10-hour battery life, 1GB of memory and either 6GB or 8GB of data storage.
The device is also said to have an integrated camera with a 4 megapixel sensor and which is capable of recording video in 720p, and is supposedly powered by Android Jelly Bean (it’s unclear at this time if the version will be Android 4.1 or 4.2).
Earlier this week, Samsung exec Lee Young-Hee confirmed that the Galaxy Gear smartwatch will debut at the IFA tech exhibition in Berlin, Germany on September 4. TabTimes [...]
A device codenamed SM-P900 was spotted on a Samsung website which lists ‘User Agent Profiles’, files which mobile devices refer to so in order to identify themselves to web servers.
Japanese tech blog RBMen found three variants of the SM-P900– SM-P900 (thought to be the 3G version), SM-P901 (Wi-Fi) and SM-P905 (LTE) – and each of these list the tablet as having a 1.4GHz processor, the Android 4.2.2 operating system and a screen size of 2560 x 1600.
Perhaps because of this, Samsung fansite SamMobile believes that the model in question could be the Galaxy Tab 3 Plus, a tablet which is expected to bear some similarity to Google’s Nexus [...]
PatentBolt claims that Samsung was recently granted patents for two eye-catching tablet designs; a tablet with a built-in stand and a tablet with a bendable display.
The first patent is nicknamed “Tablet Computer” and has a handle and protective cover, but is somewhat different to the included kickstands seen with Microsoft’s Surface and other tablets. This is because, as the patent reveals, the handle would also be able to prop-up the device.
The second patent is simply named “Tablet PC” and is even more ground-breaking, showing a tablet with a seam across the middle for users to bend a certain portion of the display. The patent images [...]
On February 28 and February 29 at the Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego, California, DisplaySearch will be hosting US FPD Smart Displays: From Emerging to Mainstream.
The two-day event will consist of sessions and panels dedicated to exploring what the rapidly changing nature of connected displays, tablets, and technologies means for manufacturers, retailers, and consumers.
Noteworthy sessions include:
Advancing Smart Display Technologies: This panel will explore key progressions in display tech, such as OLED and Oxide TFT, and how they will impact smart devices.
Interactivity – New User Interfaces For Smart Displays: Focuses on alternatives to touch-based [...]