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Huawei VP confirms Galaxy Note II competitor is in the works

07 December, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Huawei VP confirms Galaxy Note II competitor is in the works - read the full textHuawei's Senior Vice President Yu Chengdong confirmed the manufacturer is indeed working on a galaxy Note II competitor. He went even further telling us to wait for Huawei's device, because it will be much better and cheaper than the phablet top dog. A while ago there was this rumored device...

 

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6 inches ? you gotta be 6"2' - 6"3' to fit that in ur pocket...

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  • 2012-12-07 18:39
  • pkgp

i laughed so much by reading this article... next laugh will come at company aiming at 7" screen n call it small screen sized phone n tablets will go beyond 20 inches... ;););) i guess manufacturers should stop at 5" n not go beyond that... its more than enough... still i love my note 2 but sometimes it feels too big...

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  • 2012-12-07 18:33
  • U{i@

Good to know this news. Huawei will be a the real giant killer in smartphone field in a next year to come.

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  • 2012-12-07 18:31
  • veUt

Samsung is the KING of mobiles phones. Even they add multitasking to android, and much more innovations. Always buy samsung, it is a guarantee of good phone.

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  • 2012-12-07 18:29
  • KjW$

> In reply to iBoss @ 2012-12-07 18:27 from Nj1X - click to readcode name idiotophone!

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  • 2012-12-07 18:28
  • 0FmE

Code name: Phablet!

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  • 2012-12-07 18:27
  • Nj1X

> In reply to Lo_D @ 2012-12-07 17:50 from MD$e - click to readHahaha...for realz. I would legally change my last name. Also reminds me of a piece of dung...like Huawei products.

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  • 2012-12-07 18:24
  • j8wI

I love big screens but 6.1 is stupid.

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  • 2012-12-07 18:23
  • U3xT

If the rumour is true then a 6.1 is barely a phone, that is super niche and Huawei do not have Samsungs marketing budget to make that sized "handset" worthwile.

I still get iPhone 4 & 4S users calling my HTC One X huge. Walking and talking into a 6.1" thing next to your ear would get you some crazy crazy looks

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  • 2012-12-07 18:22
  • iLV3

6 inches?? does this device can really be categorized as a phone?? if yes then i should start calling my 7 inch nexus a phone by now.

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  • 2012-12-07 18:20
  • t}P5

It may be too early...but surely a sign of Samsung getting eaten up. Other android mobile manufacturers now mark product to product as it is now a master of the game. U need to inject real innovation culture within Samsung.

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  • 2012-12-07 18:20
  • U{JB

Haha this is just stupid! Now i hope people who are saying that 4inch screen is a tiny screen will all see and understand where this size race is going! 4inch is a good size, 5inch is already HUGE device, anything above 5inch is way too much! Its a phone for god sake! Not tablet or TV!!! But 6.1inch? How to hold this thing and make a call? I bet stupid Samsung and his upcoming Note 3 will be aprox 6.5inch! and good luck for people owning this idiotic devices! Ohhhh i know, now Note 2 owners will say that im talking bulshit because Note 2 is so perfect size,,,,,, haha yeah,,, its perfect size for a backpack!

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  • 2012-12-07 18:19
  • 0FmE

However the market enjoyed this news, Huawei's stock (SHE:CN002502)closed @ 8.17, a gain of 3.42% since yesterday.

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  • 2012-12-07 18:12
  • QCG6

> In reply to Jack Package @ 2012-12-07 17:40 from Rx90 - click to readGreat Response Jack!
I agree whole-heartedly.

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  • 2012-12-07 18:07
  • QCG6

Best specs so far bravo Huawei

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  • 2012-12-07 18:01
  • xyJQ

6.1 inch display + the border width and bezel will probably put the length close to 7 inches

yeah no thanks, note 2 was already pushing it

huawei should've just made a 7 inch tablet instead

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  • 2012-12-07 17:58
  • q{pE

Who the heck wants a Tablet size phone??? :P

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  • 2012-12-07 17:53
  • 0UuG

'Yu Chengdong' one of the best names I have heard ever :D
sounds like 'YOU CHANGE DONG' :)

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  • 2012-12-07 17:50
  • MD$e

God by the time it comes out note 2 will be much cheaper

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  • 2012-12-07 17:48
  • StUx

Competition is good for us! I like the phablet category.

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  • 2012-12-07 17:45
  • U@FG

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