Phablet

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

Galaxy Note PhoneA phablet is a mobile device that has the functionality of a smartphone but a larger touchscreen, similar to a tablet. Their screens typically have a diagonal measurement that falls between 5.3 and 6.9 inches. The device usually credited for popularizing this form is the Samsung Galaxy Note, pictured here, which was released in October of 2011.

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