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OnePlus Android 9 Pie Update Details

With Google’s Android 9 Pie update finally rolling out to OnePlus phones we want to provide owners a look at what to expect. In fact, the first

Dear anyone: Please destroy Google’s Pixel 3 camera

It’s become painfully clear that Google’s most majorly seemingly unbeatable smartphone feature on the Pixel is its camera. Several of the most major names in

Android Pie update OEM checklist: who’s in and who’s not

It’s that time of year again. New Android version, new guessing and then waiting game for which phones will get the update and, just as

Pixel Watch investigation: Everything we know, and what it needs to succeed

Google’s making a hero smartwatch, but what could it be like? Wear OS is in a period of transition. We know that Google is working to make its

Android 9: What to Know About Android Pie

In this guide we’ll go over everything you need to know about Android 9 Pie. From what devices will get the update, release details, upcoming betas

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Pixel 3: What We Know So Far

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 release is only a few weeks away followed by Google’s new Pixel 3, and that means potential buyers have some tough choices to make. Buy

Vivo NEX hand-on review: The future-thinking smartphone from China

Back at Mobile World Congress 2018 we saw a concept phone that Vivo (the Chinese manufacturer that’s little known in Europe) was working on. The Apex, as it

Android P Beta: What’s New & What to Know

In this guide we’ll go over everything you need to know about the Android P release. From how to enroll in the 3rd release, what’s new in

Android 8.1 Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know

Google’s latest Android 8.1 update fixes lingering issues, but it’s also brought its own collection of problems to Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, Pixel, and Pixel 2

5 Reasons to Wait for the Pixel 3 & 3 Reasons Not To

Google is reportedly working on a new Pixel 3 and this guide will take you through some reasons why you should, and maybe shouldn’t, wait

Samsung Galaxy Android P Update: 5 Things to Expect & 3 Not To

Google’s confirmed its Android P update and we expect a long list of Galaxy devices to get upgraded to move on from Android Oreo. In fact, Android

5 Things to Know About the Samsung Android P Update

With Google’s Android P update starting to make progress we want to provide Samsung Galaxy owners a look at what we know and what we think we

9 Cool Features of Android P Beta

Google has recently released the beta version of its upcoming smartphone OS flavor, Android P. If you own one of the supported devices and want

Pixel & Nexus May Android 8.1 Update: What to Know

Like clockwork, Google just released its new monthly May Android 8.1 Oreo update for Nexus and Pixel devices. These updates are all about security, but Google added some important

7 Things to Know About the May Nexus 6P Android 8.1 Update

A new Nexus 6P Android 8.1 Oreo update is available and Google’s May build comes with important security patches for your phone. The Nexus 6P won’t get

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S review: The flagship and the folly

All current flagships worth their salt are shrinking screen bezel, looking to make the most display-forward design possible. But it wasn’t one of the “big

NUU Mobile X5 review: Premium look, premium performance, budget price

NAILED IT Big and bright 5.5 inch screen Very premium feeling build quality Very nearly stock Android experience 3GB of RAM Good battery life Under

Android in 2017: the highs and the lows

Another 365 (and one-fourth) days have passed. Naysayers have again been proven wrong. Android is still going strong and the open source operating system is

Android 8.1 Oreo is here: What’s new, what’s changed, and what’s awesome

Everything you need to master the latest major release of Android. Get your phones ready because Android Oreo is finally here. But its name isn’t the

Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Review: The AR Force is strong

PROS Finally, a “real” lightsaber Affordable, with great build-quality AR graphics flatter the Star Wars universe CONS Single-player only (for now) AR lightsaber blade can

2017 Kia Niro review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Kia Niro is good for up to 50 mpg combined. There’s plenty of room for cargo in the spacious cabin and it

Best phone camera of 2017 : Seek out PDAF

Today we’re going to take a look at what it means to buy a smartphone with a camera “that just takes good pictures.” You know,

Moto X4 Review : Android One champions the midrange for Project Fi

PROS Camera quality exceeds price Build quality exceeds price Pure Android with Android One Enhanced Moto-specific features CONS Doesn’t come in pink or green Without

Google Pixel 2 XL vs Apple iPhone X: What’s the difference?

Google announced two new flagship smartphones in the form of the Pixel and the Pixel XL at an event in October. The latter is the

Google Pixel 2 XL review: A conflicted second coming

Google stepped away from the Nexus family in 2016 and launched the Pixel smartphones, adopting the line of the previous Chromebook Pixeland Pixel C and presenting a Google-designed premium product.

Google Pixel 2 XL vs 1 : Release, Pricing, and Specs

Today we’re comparing Google’s 2nd-gen Pixel XL to the first, and the first Pixel to the 2nd. When this article was first written, we were

What Google’s Pixel 2 needs to compete with iPhone X

Apple’s stepped up their game with the iPhone X, creating a device that not only has a built-in cult following, but delivers on new features

Best USB-C battery packs: We review the top portable chargers for your phone or tablet

Keep your gadgets topped off on the go. Anyone who owns a smartphone needs a battery pack. It’s the only way to ensure that your

Smartphones with the Longest Battery Life

There’s long-lasting phones, and then there’s the ZenFone 3 Zoom. The latest phone from Asus may boast dual rear cameras with an optical zoom, but

ZTE Blade Z Max Review: Flagship Features for $130

THE GOOD Unbeatable price Dual-lens rear cameras Long battery life Bright, colorful 6-inch full-HD display THE BAD Uneven photo processing effects Middling performance Locked to