What, one may ask, is a Phablet?

Well...being a person who was delighted when mobile phones got smaller than an iron, I am unsure whether this is for me...not so many others. 

Phablets surge in Asia

SINGAPORE/ HONG KONG: Sales of phablets in Asia doubled during the second quarter of 2013 and they now stand at the same level as tablets and laptops combined, new research has shown.