Picture from Results: we love new phones, don't we? Results: we love new phones, don't we?
There are so many new phone models coming out nowadays, they are basically tripping over each other. And while the tech is sort of matured, there are still enough developments and upgrades to make you feel like your handset is getting old just 6 months after the model had hit the market. So, for an enthusiast, it's usually a hard task to keep your wallet closed when the next shiny phone comes out...

Picture from Get Android One launcher on any Android smartphone Get Android One launcher on any Android smartphone
The Android One program is certainly one that draws a fair bit of attention. It's a special partnership between Google and 3rd party manufacturers, which makes it possible to sell midrange phones with vanilla Android on board, at really affordable prices. Google's stamp of approval on them is one factor that makes them alluring, and the other is the fact that the phones are free of any custom manufacturer skinning, UI enhancement, et cetera. Basically, it's your entry-level Pixels of the world, made by other companies.

Picture from OTA Oreo update for the unlocked HTC 10 is pulled before anyone received it (UPDATE) OTA Oreo update for the unlocked HTC 10 is pulled before anyone received it (UPDATE)
On Saturday, it appeared as though HTC had started pushing out the Android 8.0 Oreo update to the unlocked HTC 10. The 2016 flagship was receiving software version 3.16.617.2, and for those who didn't want to wait, the RUU was said to be available to be downloaded by owners of the phone. But as it turns out, before even one person sporting the unlocked HTC 10 received the OTA update containing Android Oreo, it was pulled by HTC...

Picture from China's Xiaomi to attend MWC 2018, is a Mi 7 flagship announcement likely? China's Xiaomi to attend MWC 2018, is a Mi 7 flagship announcement likely?
China's Xiaomi is slowly but steadily amping up its attempts to successfully penetrate the western market, and while its official presence in the US is still a mirage, the prolific device manufacturer has not abandoned its desires to become a household name. It would seem that Xiaomi will be attending the important MWC trade show in Barcelona, Spain, this year, which will mark its first presence on such a large and important expo. The company was heavily rumored to attend last year's MWC, but ultimately skipped it...

Picture from Fun idea: this gadget can turn your smartwatch into a smartphone Fun idea: this gadget can turn your smartwatch into a smartphone
Smartwatches are a neat little gizmo but are very often dependent on the smartphone that they pair with. Very few wearables out there have a SIM card slot and can be an autonomous communications device on their own, freeing you from a lumpy smartphone when out on a jogging session or hitting the gym.

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While it's too early to speculate on Android 9.0's name, which will be revealed at the software's official announcement sometime in August 2018 if Google sticks up to its schedule, an early developer preview will most likely arrive in a month or so. Thus, the flood gates of speculation pertaining to the next major version of Android are now wide open...

Picture from Sony to hold MWC 2018 press conference on February 26, new Xperia phones incoming? Sony to hold MWC 2018 press conference on February 26, new Xperia phones incoming?
We've just been invited to Sony's MWC press conference scheduled to take place on February 26. The invitation doesn't mention anything about phones, just that we'll get to see their latest technological achievements...

Picture from Facebook Messenger chief admits the app is too cluttered, will be streamlined in 2018 Facebook Messenger chief admits the app is too cluttered, will be streamlined in 2018
Facebook's vice president of messaging products, David Marcus, has essentially uttered the essential complaints that tons of Facebook Messengers users have had for a while now - Facebook's dedicated messaging service has become way too cluttered for its own good...

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OnePlus is well-known for offering awesome devices at unbelievably low prices and the company does a few things to make sure its corner-cutting doesn't come from the actual hardware. Since it started out small, it built its name via guerilla marketing and selling its phones directly to customers. There are no retailers to take a cut of the pie — you just go to OnePlus' website and order your brand-new “flagship killer” there.

Picture from Samsung demonstrated its Exynos 5G modem behind closed doors at CES 2018 Samsung demonstrated its Exynos 5G modem behind closed doors at CES 2018
Aside from allegedly showcasing its foldable Galaxy X prototype smartphone behind closed doots at CES 2018, Samsung also reportedly revealed its prototype 5G modem, the Exynos 5G, which will reportedly be officially introduced later this year.

Picture from Here's the changelist for the Huawei P10 and P10 Pro Android Oreo beta Here's the changelist for the Huawei P10 and P10 Pro Android Oreo beta
Nearly two weeks ago, we told you that Huawei was looking for beta testers to try out the Android 8.0 beta being loaded on to certain P10 and P10 Plus models. Thanks to a screen shot from one of the guinea pigs, we can pass along the changelist for the update, which happens to weigh in at 2.61GB. It also changes the UI to EMUI 8.0. To join the beta test go to Start APP > Login > Select "personal" > "Join the project" > Available Projects...

Picture from Xiaomi Mi Max 3 leaks; phone carries huge screen and massive battery Xiaomi Mi Max 3 leaks; phone carries huge screen and massive battery
Last month, we passed along some of the specs that put the max into the Xiaomi Mi Max 3. A new render showing what is allegedly the back of the Mi Max 3 has surfaced, and it reveals that the device will be equipped with a dual camera setup on back, along with a fingerprint scanner. It also shows that the handset will be offered in three different colors including one black and two different shades of blue...

Picture from If Apple were to spin-off the App Store, it would be a Fortune 100 company by itself If Apple were to spin-off the App Store, it would be a Fortune 100 company by itself
Here are some amazing statistics recently released by Asymco analyst Horace Dediu. Using his slide rule, the analyst calculated that App Store developers made $26.5 billion in 2017. That is more than McDonald's gross revenues for 2016. In 2018, Apple could take in $100 million a day from iOS users purchasing paid apps or subscriptions. That adds up to $36.5 billion, and if the App Store does achieve that much revenue this year, it would rate as a Fortune 100 company...

Picture from Samsung to provide Olympians with a special, limited edition Galaxy Note 8 Samsung to provide Olympians with a special, limited edition Galaxy Note 8
You may have heard that we will be having another bout of Olympics this year. Yup, it's the year of the Winter Olympics and it will be hosted by none other than South Korea. As you probably know, it's a pretty huge event, which attracts mind-boggling amounts of people and needs tons of funding in preparation for the influx of sports teams and observers alike. With South Korea as the host this year, you can be sure that Samsung is among the main partners for the event!

Picture from Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8 now come with free AKG wireless headphones (US only) Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8 now come with free AKG wireless headphones (US only)
You can get free AKG wireless headphones (a $180 value) with a new Samsung Galaxy only until February 16...

Picture from Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is nearly 25% off on eBay Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is nearly 25% off on eBay
It's worth noting that this is the unlocked dual-SIM version of the Galaxy Note 8, which is not compatible with CDMA carriers such as Sprint and Verizon. But you should have no issues using it on AT&T and T-Mobile...

Picture from Sony Xperia XZ Pro expected to be unveiled in February with 4K OLED display Sony Xperia XZ Pro expected to be unveiled in February with 4K OLED display
Sony Xperia XZ Pro is said to include a dual-camera on the back: an 18-megapixel sensor with a pixel size of 1.33μm, along with a second 12-megapixel sensor with a pixel size of 1.38μm. Also, there will be a third 13-megapixel selfie snapper in the front...

Picture from Led by iPhone X, Apple's Q4 U.S. market share rises 17% over last year Led by iPhone X, Apple's Q4 U.S. market share rises 17% over last year
The Apple iPhone X made its debut during the fourth quarter of 2017. The tenth anniversary model launched during the first week of November, which helped Apple's U.S. market share rise sequentially by 10 percentage points during the last three months of the year. For the period, the iPhone saw its share of the stateside smartphone market to 39% from 29% during the third quarter...

Picture from Motorola Moto Z3 and Z3 Play allegedly leak out; is that a Samsung Galaxy-like dual curve screen? Motorola Moto Z3 and Z3 Play allegedly leak out; is that a Samsung Galaxy-like dual curve screen?
The Moto Z3 and Moto Z3 Play could be announced in the summer of 2018, both seemingly sporting 6-inch displays...

Picture from Motorola's new G6 lineup – Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus and Moto G6 Play, gets leaked Motorola's new G6 lineup – Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus and Moto G6 Play, gets leaked
There will be three G6 smartphones unveiled at some point this year (possibly at Mobile World Congress): Moto G6, Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play. The “star” of the lineup is, of course, the Moto G6 Plus, which is said to sport a large 5.93-inch FHD+ display and a decent Snapdragon 630 processor...

Picture from Alleged Moto X5 picture shows four cameras, bezel-less design, iPhone X-like notch Alleged Moto X5 picture shows four cameras, bezel-less design, iPhone X-like notch
The sequel to the Moto X4 comes with a slightly different design. For once, the Moto X5 is a truly bezel-less smartphone, but what makes it stand out is the iPhone X-like notch at the top, which seems to have been included to make room to the dual front cameras...

Picture from OnePlus 5T gets loads of new features in the latest OxygenOS update OnePlus 5T gets loads of new features in the latest OxygenOS update
the newest OxygenOS Open Beta adds quite a lot of new features to the OnePlus 5T, including the OnePlus Switch app, a new Clipboard and Drawer categories...

Picture from Outlook for Android updated with more spam management options Outlook for Android updated with more spam management options
The developers also confirmed that each weekly update comes with performance improvements and bug fixes meant to optimize Outlook, and this update is no exception to the rule...

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Amazon is now running a deal on the gold-plated Huawei Watch, which is up for grabs for just $252.52, so you'll save nearly $500 from the MSRP...

Picture from How old is your current phone? How old is your current phone?
We love tech — that's why we are on this website, right? And we love reading about, trying out, and even owning all of the latest tech. We are pretty sure you do, too. But there is a world beyond our expensive hobbies and it often does not allow us to have the latest and greatest in toys. So, we hold our childish enthusiasm at bay and compromise.

Picture from Results: Instagram wins the stories war Results: Instagram wins the stories war
Stories have been a big thing around social media recently. It started off on Snapchat, where teenagers would document little tidbits in their lives, which would disappear in 24 hours. So — the less important stuff. Then Facebook wanted in on that as it saw the user retention strength stories have and started implementing them across its services. It started with Instagram, then added them to Messenger, and then to the Facebook app. And yeah, all three of those are autonomous, meaning you can pretty much run completely different stories over your different apps.

Picture from Google releases an official $15 Home Mini wall mount Google releases an official $15 Home Mini wall mount
Google has somewhat surprisingly partnered with mobile accessory maker Incipio to bring an official wall mount for the Home Mini to the Google Store...

Picture from The Vernee X gets another price-cut: massive battery and solid specs at a mouth-watering cost The Vernee X gets another price-cut: massive battery and solid specs at a mouth-watering cost
About a month ago, Vernee introduced its new heavy-hitter — the Vernee X. A smartphone with a total of four cameras, a gynormous battery, 18:9 display, and a price so low our "buy now" sense was tingling. It looks like whatever initial batch of the X Vernee had on stock is out the door and the phone is back in a pre-order stage... with an even lower price this time around!

Picture from Galaxy A8 and A8+ (2018) score real-time HDR processing for photos Galaxy A8 and A8+ (2018) score real-time HDR processing for photos
The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) are shaping up to be quite the attractive mid-range offerings. Already packing some of the features, otherwise found on much more expensive devices, the 2018 A8 models are also getting real-time HDR processing for photos, Samsung's official specs page reveals...

Picture from YouTube on iOS scores native dark mode for some users, but what about Android? YouTube on iOS scores native dark mode for some users, but what about Android?
A while ago, we told you that code suggesting that YouTube on Android is about to score a native dark theme has been unearthed in the app. However, as it often happens with Google's software, it's the iOS version of the YouTube app that receives this new feature first...

Picture of Alcatel 3v Alcatel 3v
The Alcatel 3v sports a 6-inch 2160x1080 display, MediaTek SoC paired with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. There is a dual-camera setup on the back, as well as an 8-megapixel selfie snapper. The lights are kept on by 3000 mAh battery.

Picture of Alcatel Verso Alcatel Verso
The Alcatel Verso features a 5-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 SOC with 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable storage. The phone is powered by 2050 mAh battery and runs Android 7.0 Nougat.

Picture of OPPO A83 OPPO A83
The Oppo A83 sports a 5.7-inch HD+ (1440×720) 18:9 LCD display, MediaTek MT6763T SOC and 3GB of RAM paired with 32GB of storage. There is a 13-megapixel camera on the back, as well as an 8-megapixel front shooter.

Xiaomi Mi Max 3
The Mi Max 3 is expected to feature a 7-inch full-screen display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The primary snapper, of the dual camera setup on the back, is believed to weigh in at 12MP. The most exciting thing about the Mi Max 3 is the 5500mAh battery expected to power the unit.

Motorola Moto G6
The Moto G6 will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, coupled with either 3GB or 4GB RAM and 32GB or 64GB internal memory. It will come with rear dual camera setup (12MP+5MP), along with a 16-megapixel selfie camera in the front ( just like the G6 Plus ) but it will sport a slightly smaller 5.7-inch FHD+ display and 3,000 mAh battery.

Motorola Moto G6 Plus
The Moto G6 Plus is said to sport a large 5.93-inch FHD+ display and a decent Snapdragon 630 processor.There will be a couple of Moto G6 Plus variations launched based on the amount of memory: 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM and 32GB/64GB storage. Also, the smartphone will feature a rear dual camera setup (12MP+5MP), along with a 16-megapixel selfie camera in the front and a 3,200 mAh battery.

Picture of Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime
The Galaxy On7 Prime sports an Exynos 7870 chipset, 3 GB RAM and 32 GB expandable storage. The main camera is 13 MP, while the front camera is 8 MP. The phone is powered by 3300 mAh battery and sadly, runs Android 6.0.

Picture of Lenovo Miix 630 Lenovo Miix 630
The Lenovo Miix 630 takes the Surface form factor and joins it with Windows 10 S, a Snapdragon 835 processor, and 4G LTE service to deliver “true anytime, anywhere mobility".

Picture of LG Aristo 2 LG Aristo 2
The LG Aristo 2 is supposed to pack a 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor, 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable storage. The smartphone will ship with Android 7.1.2 Nougat on board and will feature a standard 5-inch display with HD (720p) resolution, along with a 2,410 mAh removable battery.

Picture of Sony Xperia L2 Sony Xperia L2
The Sony Xperia L2 comes with a 5.5-inch 720p display, 1.5 GHz quad-core chip courtesy of MediaTek, 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of storage (expandable via microSD card), a 13-megapixel main camera and an additional 8-megapixel unit with 120 degrees wide angle lens for selfies.

Picture of Sony Xperia XA2 Sony Xperia XA2
Sony Xperia XA2 features a 5.2-inch full HD (1080p) display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor, paired with 3GB RAM and 32GB expandable storage. Also, the phone comes with a 23-megapixel main camera, a 8-megapixel wide-angle selfie unit and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.

Picture of Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra
Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra comes with a 6-inch full HD (1080p) display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor, paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB expandable storage. Also, the phone comes with a 23-megapixel main camera, dual selfie camera setup consisting of a 16-megapixel main unit and an 8-megapixel wide-angle one.

Picture of LG Tribute Dynasty LG Tribute Dynasty
The LG Tribute Dynasty sports a 5-inch display with 720 x 1280 pixels, powered by an octa-core MediaTek processor, with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of expandable storage space. The handset further features 4G LTE connectivity, a 5MP front-facing camera, an 8 MP rear camera, and a 2,500 mAh removable battery.

Picture of LG G7 LG G7
Expected to be announced in late February, LG's next flagship device could adopt many of the LG G6's traits: the metal-and-glass construction, the water resistance, the taller, 18:9 display aspect ratio, the dual-camera setup, to list a few. But it might borrow features from the LG V30 as well, including the OLED display and the design characteristics. Nothing is known with certainty about the device so far, so keep an eye out on our website for updates.

Xiaomi Mi 7
The Mi 7 is said to feature a 6-inch Samsung-made AMOLED screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio. That's quite a big change, especially when compared to the 5.2-inch 16:9 Full HD IPS panel on the Mi 6. Performance-wise, the Xiaomi Mi 7 is rumored to come with Qualcomm's next high-end SoC which will likely be the Snapdragon 845. The powerful chipset will be coupled with 6GB of RAM. The main camera is said to feature a pair of 16MP sensors, and at least one of them will have an aperture size of F/1.7.

ZTE Blade V9
The Blade V9 is more of an entry-level smartphone that will ship with Android 8.0 Oreo right out of the box. Another selling point of ZTE's upcoming budget-friendly handset could be the 5.7-inch HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio. But there's more, as the Blade V9 comes with a dual-camera setup consisting of 16MP and 5MP cameras. Also, the smartphone includes a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and a secondary 13-megapixel selfie camera. On the inside, ZTE Blade V9 packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, paired with 2GB, 3GB or 4GB RAM. There are also multiple storage options: 16GB, 32GB and 64GB.

Picture of Alcatel 3C Alcatel 3C
Alcatel 3C packs a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8321 processor, coupled with 1GB RAM and 16GB expandable storage. An 8-megapixel rear-camera is present as well, along with a secondary 5-megapixel camera in the front.

images courtesy of Roland Quandt



Picture of Huawei P Smart Huawei P Smart
The Huawei P Smart will carry a 5.65-inch LCD display with a resolution of 1080 x 2160. That works out to an aspect ratio of 18:9. The device is powered by the home-grown Kirin 659 chipset, which includes an octa-core CPU. Two versions of the handset will be offered. One comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of native storage. The other model features 4GB of RAM along with 64GB of native storage.

Picture of Verykool Rocket SL5565 Verykool Rocket SL5565
The Verykool Rocket SL5565 is a lower mid-range device with Android 7.0. It features a 5.5" 720p display, 1.3 GHz quad core CPU, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM, microSD slot, 13 MP rear camera and a 8 MP front one. The device features dual SIM card support.

Picture of Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018)
The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) is a plastic, entry-level smart phone with a 5-inch Super AMOLED display. Under the hood is a Snapdragon 425 quad-core SoC with 1.5GB RAM and 16 gigs of internal storage. There is an 8-megapixel main camera on the back, and a 5-megapixel front shooter. The phone is running Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

images courtesy of Roland Quandt



Picture of Asus ZenFone Max Plus Asus ZenFone Max Plus
Besides the large 5.7-inch full HD+ (1080 x 2160 pixels) display, the ZenFone Max Plus (M1) packs a massive 4,130 mAh battery. The octa-core MediaTek 6750T processor is paired with either 3GB RAM and 32GB internal memory, or 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The back side features a dual-camera setup (16MP+8MP), while in the front there's an 8-megapixel selfie camera.

Picture of Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018)
Taking a page from the Galaxy S8, S8+ book, the A8+ (2018) comes with the infinity display treatment, which means no physical hardware buttons up front and rear-positioned fingerprint scanner. So the new Galaxy A8+ features Full HD displays with a resolution of 1080 by 2220 pixels weighing at 6-inches. The hardware inside is an Exynos SOC joined by 6GB of RAM.

Picture of Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)
Taking a page from the Galaxy S8, S8+ book, the A8 (2018) comes with the infinity display treatment, which means no physical hardware buttons up front and rear-positioned fingerprint scanner. So the new Galaxy A8 features Full HD+ displays with a resolution of 1080 by 2220 pixels weighing at 5.6-inches. The hardware inside is an Exynos SOC joined by 4GB of RAM.

Picture of Apple iPhone Xs Plus Apple iPhone Xs Plus
According to rumors, Apple is working on a supersized version of the iPhone X. The iPhone Xs Plus, as the phone may be named, could end up with a 6.5-inch OLED display and a notch where a Face ID camera would be incorporated. We also expect seeing a faster A12 processor, a 512GB storage option, an upgraded dual main camera, and a larger battery inside the iPhone Xs Plus, though pricing and availability are anyone's guess at this point.

Picture of Apple iPhone Xs Apple iPhone Xs
The successor to the iPhone X is rumored to retain the glass-on-metal construction, the 5.8-inch OLED display, and the notch incorportaing a Face ID camera. However, the phone is expected to bring a faster Apple A12 processor, a 512GB storage option, and an improved dual main camera at the back, among other upgrades. Pricing and availability is anyone's guess at this point.

Picture of Apple iPhone 9 Apple iPhone 9
iPhone 9 - this, according to rumors, will be the spiritual successor of the iPhone 8. It is believed that the handset will adopt the iPhone X's design down to the notch, but the 6.1-inch screen will be an LCD one instead of OLED. Rumored specs include a single main camera, an Apple A12 SoC, Face ID, and increased battery capacity. It is also rumroed that the iPhone 9 may drop the glass back cover in favor of a metal housing. As far as pricing goes, this could be the cheapest phone among the next iPhone generation, priced at around $650.

Picture of BLU Life One X3 BLU Life One X3
The BLU Life One X3 comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p display, 1.3 GHz octa-core processor, 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of storage, a 13-megapixel main camera and a 13-megapixel selfie unit on the front. Both with LED flashes.

Picture of Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus
The beefier Redmi 5 Plus has a 5.99" Full HD+ display that boasts a resolution of 1080 by 2160 pixels and has the more-than-capable Snapdragon 625 chipset that will be drawing power form a 4,000mAh battery and will easily last you 2 days of intensive usage. The phone will be available with 3GB of RAM/32GB of storage and a top version with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage.

Picture of Xiaomi Redmi 5 Xiaomi Redmi 5
The Redmi 5 comes with a 5.7" HD+ screen that boasts a resolution of 720 by 1440 pixels and has a Snapdragon 450 chipset ticking alongside a 3,300mAh battery, which should provide an admirable battery life. This one could be paired with either 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage or 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage.

Picture of Honor View 10 Honor View 10
Taking design cues from the Mate 10/Mate 10 Pro and featuruing a tall, 18:9 display and a dual-camera setup, the all-new Honor V10 costs significantly less than its more premium brethren, but looks like it encapsulates all the core fundamentals that made the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro noteworthy handsets. There's a 5.99" LCD display up front, boasting a resolution of 1,080 by 2,160 pixels and a trendy 1:2 aspect ratio. Powering the phone is the speedy Kirin 970 chipset. A hefty 3,750mAh battery at the back makes sure you power through at least a day of heavy usage. One of Honor V10's features that definitely bring the price tag down is the lack of a Leica-branded camera at the rear. Still, the handset comes with dual 16MP + 20MP cameras at the rear.

Picture from UE Megablast wireless speaker Review UE Megablast wireless speaker Review
Does the Alexa-toting, Wi-Fi-enabled Megablast deliver on the “thundering bass” and “stunning clarity” the company promises?

Picture from Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand & Pad Review Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand & Pad Review
We're checking out more and more charging hardware, including the PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand & Wireless 5 Pad from accessory-maker Anker!

Picture from Anker PowerCore Speed 20000 PD power bank Review Anker PowerCore Speed 20000 PD power bank Review
Today we're checking out a high-capacity portable battery from Anker that goes much further than bare-bones solutions, offering high-speed charging (and recharging) as well as support for refueling certain laptops. Let's take a look at what the PowerCore Speed 20000 PD power bank has to offer!

Picture from Rowkin Bit Charge Stereo headphones Review Rowkin Bit Charge Stereo headphones Review
Rowkin may not be a name you're familiarized with, but the San Mateo based company has already amassed a diverse lineup of Bluetooth headphones and earbuds. With the Rowkin Bit Charge Stereo, it's one of the many options out there trying to capitalize on the truly wireless headphones trend that has been maturing for the better part of last year. On paper, it seems ...

Picture from Sony WF-1000X wireless headphones Review Sony WF-1000X wireless headphones Review
John V reviews the Sony WF-1000X, a pair of true wireless headphones. Did it come close to being the perfect pair? Read to find out!

Picture from BlackBerry Motion Review BlackBerry Motion Review
It's time to check out the full-touch BlackBerry Motion. Even with much more traditional-looking smartphone hardware (no physical keyboard), is there enough of a BlackBerry edge here to help the phone stand out?

Picture from Honor 7X Review Honor 7X Review
Huawei’s budget-friendly Honor sub-brand has released the follow-up to the 6X – its fiercely competitive mid-range offering – the Honor 7X. Now sporting a body constructed entirely of aluminum, the 7X steps up the class factor from its partially-plastic predecessor.

Picture from Google Pixel 2 XL vs LG V30 Google Pixel 2 XL vs LG V30
This year, we finally got the "phones of the future" — thin-bezeled, all-screen devices. Two such phones are the Google Pixel 2 XL, and the LG V30. To say they are heavy-hitters is an understatement.

Picture from Motorola Moto X4 Review Motorola Moto X4 Review
This year's Moto X4 is a mid-range handset with premium looks – one that just barely eclipses the G series’ spec sheet, but stands out with its fancy construction, dual-camera setup, and IP68 water resistance...

Picture from Google Pixel Buds earphones Review Google Pixel Buds earphones Review
More than just a convenient way to listen to music, Google's positioning the Pixel Buds as an extension of its voice-controlled services, including access to the Google Assistant and tapping into the multi-language power of Google Translate...

Picture from OnePlus 5T vs Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ OnePlus 5T vs Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+
We compare the new $500 OnePlus 5T “flagship killer” against… well, Samsung’s own flagships!...

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Will the Razer Phone be a hit with mobile gamers? And even if your gaming pursuits don't extend far beyond the occasional crossword, is the Razer Phone well-balanced enough to appeal to your other smartphone needs? Let's take a look.

Picture from Asus Zenfone 4 and Zenfone 4 Pro Review Asus Zenfone 4 and Zenfone 4 Pro Review
Some phones push the boundaries of what mobile technology is capable of. They represent the latest advancements in hardware and software reflected in a product that commands top dollar, but feel as if they've been taken out of a James Bond movie. Other phones – phones like the Asus ZenFone 4 and ZenFone 4 Pro – stick to the good old ...

Picture from Samsung Gear IconX 2018 headphones Review Samsung Gear IconX 2018 headphones Review
Samsung was among the first companies to join the truly wireless headphones party with its Gear IconX last year. So, this year Samsung is back with a new edition of the Gear IconX earbuds, and with that come a few welcome changes to the product.

Picture from Jaybird Run wireless headphones Review Jaybird Run wireless headphones Review
The Jaybird Run headphones ditch the wire completely that has typically tethered its products together, in favor of a truly wireless solution. Given the heated competition that's been going on of late in this area, will they have what it takes to stand tall amongst the masses?

Picture from OnePlus 5T Review OnePlus 5T Review
Enter the OnePlus 5T: the latest high-end smartphone from the Chinese company. If you look at the larger picture, it might astound you to know how the OnePlus 5T stacks up against the giants in the flagship space...

Picture from ZTE Axon M Review ZTE Axon M Review
The ZTE Axon M is basically, a foldable dual-screen Android smartphone with two 5.2-inch displays held together by a hinge. Is the Axon M a multimedia and multitasking powerhouse, or is its dual-screen design mostly a gimmick?

Picture from Apple iPhone X vs LG V30 Apple iPhone X vs LG V30
Many rivals in the high-end space could give the iPhone X a good run for its money. One of them is the LG V30, which is no less rich in features, but comes at a considerably lower price. Let’s now dive deeper and see how these two phones compare.

Picture from Apple iPhone X vs Google Pixel 2 XL Apple iPhone X vs Google Pixel 2 XL
The Pixel 2 XL with its big face-filling screen isn't the only new smartphone of its kind to just hit the block - Apple's grabbing headlines with a super-widescreen phone of its own, the new iPhone X. How do these two late-2017 flagships stack up against each other?

Picture from Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 8 vs iPhone 8 Plus Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 8 vs iPhone 8 Plus
How does it feel using the new iPhone X in comparison with the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus? Are there any differences in actual performance, camera quality and battery life?…

Picture from Soul ST-XS truly wireless earphones review Soul ST-XS truly wireless earphones review
At a modest $99.99, the Soul ST-XS undercuts many of the other options out there, but are there any significant compromises for the lower price? Let's check them out!

Picture from Nova True Wireless Headphones Review Nova True Wireless Headphones Review
At less than half the cost of its esteemed competitors, TRNDlabs' Nova True Wireless earbuds seem like they're a dream come true with its irresistible price of $79.00. That's dirt cheap when it comes to true wireless headphone solutions, but when...

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