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Zod
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Zod,
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4/2/2013 | 9:30:31 PM
re: Samsung's Galaxy Mega Phablets May Go Too Far
I love my Samsung Galaxy Note (original, not Note II or otherwise) But I still find my self returning to my Galaxy Tab 7 II to perform tasks that require more screen realestate... I would love to have a phone that can replace both my phone *AND* my tablet!
wht
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wht,
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4/4/2013 | 1:54:16 AM
re: Samsung's Galaxy Mega Phablets May Go Too Far
My Galaxy Tab2 7" gets lots of use. My phone is hardly ever used except to receive a call or a message. I could bet by with a basic flip phone and a small tablet 98% of the time now.
Zod
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4/4/2013 | 3:38:39 AM
re: Samsung's Galaxy Mega Phablets May Go Too Far
I agree with you on using a tablet, but I still need connectivity and my cellphone needs to be tether capable, so no flip phone.
UberGoober
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4/3/2013 | 5:28:45 PM
re: Samsung's Galaxy Mega Phablets May Go Too Far
One device to rule them all....

Ain't gonna happen. The issue here is what compromises make the most sense, and that's a value judgement. There won't be a single device or even pair of devices that suit eveyone. A phablet won't suit everyone, but if you want to carry a dinner plate on your belt and hold it up to your head to make a call, that's OK. It likely won't carve out a huge market share, but I'd LOVE to have 3% of the smartphone market.


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