ViewSonic outs smartphone plans

You may well know the company more for its TVs and monitors, but ViewSonic has announced it is to jump on the smartphone bandwagon.Joining the likes o

Joining the likes of Acer, whose smartphone we're still waiting on, ViewSonic wants to stretch itself into the phone market and make its 3" to 300" product line a reality.

Dubbing the move as a "natural extension" to its product expertise, ViewSonic has said China will be the first country to test out the handsets, followed by Europe and America later.

There is little more for us to play with, with no news on models, pricing or availability as yet. As always, we'll keep you updated, and in the meantime let us know what you think to the move below.