The Hottest Gadgets We Expect to See at IFA 2013
Posted: September 6, 2013 by Alex Chan
It's that time of the year when all tech fans have all the right to get excited, again. Just starting is the gadget extravaganza, IFA 2013, that is about to take place in Berlin. It holds the biggest names in tech and they are ready to show off their latest wares. From smartphones and tablets to smartwatches and Ultrabooks, this year's IFA shapes up to be one of the most jam packed tech events in recent memory. To help wet your appetite for one of the biggest tech shows worldwide, we're running down some of the hottest gadgets we expect to see from Samsung, Sony, LG, and other key players in Germany. Our hottest gadget IFA 2013 list goes as follows:
In addition to smartphones, tablets and smartwatches, we're expecting to see a whole series of Ultrabooks from the likes of Lenovo, Toshiba, Sony and several other key device makers.
#6 Sony Honami Smartphone
Sony will be also present at the IFA 2013, pulling a new smartphone out of their sleeve. The buzzed Honami smartphone is said to be a 5-inch handset that will be able to capture video at an incredible resolution of 4000×2000 pixels. It's video capabilities are accompanied by a 20-megapixel rear camera and 2.2-megapixel front shooter.
#5 Nokia Bandit Phablet
It won't just be Samsung or LG in the spotlight, Nokia is just another tech leader that will also take the stage at IFA 2013. They are looking to present a brand new 6-inch phablet dubbed the Bandit. What makes this handset special is the 1080p display and a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, as well as its 20-megapixel or higher rear camera.
#4 LG G Pad Tablet
Along with their new smartwatch, LG will make another jump into the tablet space with their rumored G Pad slate. This tablet most likely will feature an 8.3-inch 1920×1080 resolution display, quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM.
#3 LG G Watch Smartwatch
Just like Samsung, LG is also aiming to reveal a smartwatch of their own, which may be called either G Watch or G Band. Even though this device is held completely under wraps, there are speculations that it might run on Android as well. There has been is no mention on its potential screen size or processor.
#2 Samsung Galaxy Gear
It seems like the Galaxy Note 3 won't be the only device offered by the Koren-based tech giant. Samsung also will unveil the Galaxy Gear smartwatch that will feature a dual-core processor and will run on Android. The wrist-wear also is said to include a built-in camera, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support, as well as 10+ hours of battery life.
#1 Samsung Galaxy Note 3
The Galaxy Note 3 is expected to come with a 5.68-inch display and will reportedly include Samsung's 1.8-GHz octa-core Exynos 5420 processor and an ARM Mail T628 GPU. The device is also said to contain a 13-megapixel camera along with 16GB, 32GB or 64GB of onboard storage.
Hope this explains why it's time to get excited about IFA 2013.