by Stephen Schenck | December 9, 2013 11:04 AM
You can spend all day talking about how 2K displays won't really make any positive impact on smartphones: how no one's going to be able to notice any quality difference compared to 1080p, how performance and battery life will be inevitable causalities, or how manufacturers are only introducing such components for the sake of saying “look what I have that you don't.” But make no mistake; they're coming. We've heard about a few early contenders for phones that might arrive with displays in the 2560 x 1440 range, and today we start getting launch details on one of them, the Vivo Xplay 3S. ...
by Jaime Rivera | October 16, 2013 9:00 PM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about China's new 2560 x 1440 smartphone display. We then go through more details on the Amazon and HTC partnership for a smartphone. Apple is next as the iPhone 5C orders are getting cut down according to reports since Apple doesn't estimate high demand in the holiday season. Samsung follows the news with faulty Galaxy S 4 batteries and custom ROMS for the Note II with Note 3 features. We end today's show talking about LG's new marketing tactics, and how we see them. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Forget 1080p; smartphone with 2560 x ...
by Stephen Schenck | October 16, 2013 1:09 PM
Last year, we saw tablets push beyond the 1080p boundary with devices like the Nexus 10 and its 2560 x 1600 resolution. We've since seen panels with similar resolutions (though scaling back to 2560 x 1440) show up on additional tablets, and LG even teased a smartphone-sized display that shrunk everything down to a stunning 534ppi. Call it 1440p, or WQHD – whatever name you give it, you're still looking at 78% more pixels than 1080p. Now we finally learn of a commercial device to feature such a component, with China's Vivo dropping a little preview of its upcoming Xplay3S. This doesn't ...
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