01/16/2014, According to the rumor mill, we can expect the Samsung Galaxy S5 to be announced in the next few months. However it seems that Samsung will not be alone in announcing a new phone and that their South Korean rival, Pantech, will reportedly be launching a new phone as well in the form of the Vega Iron 2. If you’re wondering why that name sounds so familiar, it is because […]
12/05/2013, It was just last week when Pantech’s plans to release a new smartphone that featured a fingerprint scanner was revealed. Those who were curious to see what Pantech had up its sleeves certainly didn’t have to wait long as the company has just revealed yet another smartphone to its stable that features a fingerprint scanner.
11/27/2013, Pantech, a player in the smartphone market that hails from South Korea, has recently gotten off to a good start for their Pantech Vega Secret in its home country, that is, South Korea. What other kinds of goodies does Pantech have in store for us then? Well, the company is said to be working on rolling out a new high end Android-powered smartphone which will feature a 5” display, and […]
11/17/2013, Back in October, Pantech announced their own phablet for the South Korean market in the form of the Pantech Vega Secret Note. The device appeared to take on the likes of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3 and according to the latest figures, it shows that despite the device seemingly looking like a copycat, it has gone on to do pretty well for itself and has managed to sell about 200,000 units […]
10/10/2013, Pantech, the third largest manufacturer in Korea after Samsung and LG, was supposed to announce its new phablet today, and it has. The Pantech Vega Secret Note is now official, the device touts impressive specifications and a number of interesting features. The phablet has a 5.9 inch full 1080p HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quadcore processor aided by 3GB of RAM, same as the Galaxy Note 3 by rival Samsung. […]
10/09/2013, Pantech isn’t exactly a household name in the West, many people won’t be aware of the fact that this manufacturer makes pretty decent smartphones. It is actually the third largest manufacturer in Korea, but it isn’t in the spotlight always like Samsung and LG, who’re both ahead of it. Tomorrow the manufacturer is going to announce Pantech Vega Note, a phablet of its own that comes with stylus support. A […]
10/03/2013, While Pantech might not have the same amount of impact of fame compared to the likes of Samsung, HTC, LG, Sony, or Motorola, they do produce some pretty decent phones from time to time, and according to the reports, Pantech is set to announce a phablet device of their own along with stylus support come 10th of October. The device will be known as the Pantech Vega Note (IM-A890, not […]
09/17/2013, It goes without saying that unreleased devices will need to pick up their fair share of certification before they are able to be released for the general masses. Well, it was not too long ago that the Pantech IM-A890S was seen on the Bluetooth Certification database, where it also revealed then that this particular device looks set to be the world’s first LTE-Advanced device with fingerprint recognition capability. Good things […]
09/15/2013, The Pantech Vega Iron was first unveiled earlier in April, but it seemed to remain within the realm of South Korea, its home market. Still, things do seem to shape up that the Pantech Vega Iron might end up as one of the first smartphones which will be on the receiving end of the new Android 4.4 KitKat operating system update. Pantech also confirmed this information over Twitter in native […]
09/11/2013, Pantech IM-A890 has seen some leaks in the past few weeks, where many have suspected this to be a successor to the Pantech Vega LTE-A, considering how the South Korean inspired Pantech Vega LTE-A carried the model number IM-A880. Well, the Bluetooth database did reveal that the Pantech IM-A890S has already received its nod of approval and was listed on September 11th, and in this particular database listing, some more […]
08/04/2013, I have always maintained the fact that each smartphone manufacturer would do well to roll out a flagship model in order to maintain one’s pride in the industry. After all, they do it with cars and other kinds of purchases, so why not do the same with smartphones? Smartphones are something that we carry with us wherever we go, so if you have something that is of the high end […]
07/02/2013, Pantech has released the Vega No.6 and Vega Q waterproof smartphone in Taiwan. Both these devices go on sale there today.
05/22/2013, South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung has plenty of cash in its reserves, where this time around they decided to flex some of their dough by reportedly purchasing a 10% stake in Pantech, who also happens to be another phone manufacturer from South Korea. Of course, the entire reason behind Samsung’s move does not seem clear at this point in time, although this stake acquisition would clearly place Samsung in […]
04/23/2013, We have seen the Pantech Perception make some waves before over here at Ubergizmo, where it arrived at the FCC a couple of months ago, while being leaked early on in the year. Well, all’s well that ends well, which is why the Pantech Perception from Verizon Wireless is all set to be released. This new smartphone will be an exclusive device over at Verizon Wireless, where it will sport […]