Which new smartphones will make a splash in fall 2013?


Fall smartphonesThe fall season is typically the time when OEMs announce the new devices and strategies that will roll out in time for the lucrative holiday shopping season. This presents both an opportunity and a challenge for device makers: On the one hand, they can get out in front of consumers ahead of the big end-of-year rush for gifts. On the other hand, they often need to produce their own launch event and generate enough buzz with the media and among consumers to drive sales. It's a tough balancing act, but it's one that is becoming increasingly necessary in a crowded and fiercely competitive market.

FierceWireless is peering into the future to divine which device launches will generate the biggest headlines and consumer buzz this fall. Special Report