Tweet reveals the Verizon Ellipsis 7 tablet?

Tweet reveals the Verizon Ellipsis 7 tablet?
A tweet from evleaks on Wednesday night shows off a tablet apparently named the Verizon Ellipsis 7, 2013. The slate looks like your normal low-priced 7 inch Android tablet, a niche that includes the Amazon Kindle Fire, the slab that practically invented the category. Verizon has filed trademarks for both the Ellipsis and Ellipsis 7 names and we're sure that you have already noticed the rather thick bezel on the slate.

The trademark application for Ellipsis asks that Verizon get to trademark the name for a "wireless telecommunications device featuring transmission of voice, data, image and video." The Ellipsis 7 trademark is for a device that "establishes a local, wireless network" and would have a music player and a still image and video camera. There is no clue as to when Verizon might launch this device.


For now, Verizon is silent about the Ellipsis or Ellipsis 7. Spokeswoman Debra Lewis said that she had nothing to add beyond the trademark applications, and that she wouldn't comment on an unannounced device.


source: @evleaks, USPTO (1), (2) via FierceCable

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Ellipsis 7
  • Display 7.0" 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 3.2 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Storage 8 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 4000 mAh

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5 Comments

1. DaHarder

Posts: 177; Member since: Oct 10, 2009

One can only hope that they're giving that thing away as part of some kind of Black Friday promotion because.... That's One Hideous (Excessively Bezeled)Tablet!

2. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Well at least it's running 4.2 or 4.3 based on the clock widget. I'm surprised this has been under the radar.

3. orca99

Posts: 87; Member since: Oct 05, 2013

It acutally looks like the tablet is in a protective case. If not, it's one fugly tablet.

4. saltydog15

Posts: 11; Member since: Jun 13, 2012

hopefully it's supposed to be durable as a work tablet? it's butt nuggin ooglee

5. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

Ellipsis? As in ...? Interesting choice, Verizon.

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