2. LG Optimus Vu
It looks like the Samsung Galaxy Note will reign supreme in the hybrid tablet/smartphone department as LG confirmed that the VU would not be heading to the UK. The Note-like device with a 5-inch 1024x768 resolution LCD screen promises a greater viewing experience for movies, books, multimedia and internet content. In the engine room there's a 1.5GHz dual-core processor, backed up by a larger-than-usual 2080mAh battery. The Optimus Vu runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and features an an 8-megapixel camera all which is housed inside a handset just 8.5mm thin.