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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 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Which Android phone is better?

Google Pixel 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Which should you pick? If you’re in the market for a new Android phone, then there’s a good

Google Pixel 2 vs Pixel: Should you upgrade?

Google Pixel 2 vs Pixel: What’s new? Along with a load of other hardware, Google has just unveiled the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL.

Google Pixel 2 XL hands-on review

Key Features Review Price: £799/$1,038 6-inch QHD+ display 12-megapixel camera Snapdragon 835 4GB RAM 64GB or 128GB storage USB-C Google Pixel 2 XL hands-on: A

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

Android 8.0 Oreo Review

Pros Project Treble could solve Android update waits Good general performance Upgraded wireless audio Cons The best features are slow-burners Picture in picture is limited,

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

Reasons Why It Doesn’t Make Sense to Upgrade to the Newest Flagship

It’s that time of the year again when you have all the latest flagships being unveiled by Samsung, LG, HTC, Sony, Apple, and everyone else.

Hands on: Essential Phone review

OUR EARLY VERDICT From a design standpoint, Essential’s PH-1 is a bold first move. It offers a stock Android experience and looks like no other

ASUS ZenFone AR Tango Phone Review

PROS Has a super bright and sharp display Unique camera system onboard (thanks to Tango spec req.) Phone body has a no-frills premium build Battery

A history of Android versions: From Cupcake to Android Oreo

Google’s Android OS is a decade old and appears on hundreds of new devices every year, from phones and tablets to TV streamers and beyond.

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8: What It Needs to Win

Next week, Samsung executives will take the stage at a press event in New York to unveil the next generation of the Korean company’s supersize

Samsung Note 8 vs Samsung Note 7: What Changed?

The ill-fated Note 7 I’ve been a Samsung Galaxy Note fan ever since it the first generation device was first launched several years ago. I’ve

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Google Pixel XL 2 vs iPhone 7S Plus vs LG V30: Best phones coming in 2017

We compare Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8, set to launch later in August, with three other premium mobiles to be released at the end of 2017.

5 ways Galaxy Note 8 could make you ditch iPhone 8 and Pixel 2

There’s a whole lot of conjecture out there this week about the Galaxy Note 8, this supposed iPhone 8 killer Samsung’s rolling out next. Of

Flir One Pro for iOS Review: Keep Your Home Safe with This Thermal Imaging Device

THE GOOD Impressive thermal imaging software Multiple uses Compact and portable Measures temperature easily THE BAD Battery life falls short Instructions are a little unclear

OnePlus 5 review

PROS Fantastic software Not as cheap as previous models, but still great value Dash Charge is great Dual cameras work well CONS Missing some higher-end

Best Phones of 2017

Tom’s Guide reviews dozens of new smartphones, and we evaluate them in our lab and in the real world based on design, features, performance, camera

HTC U11 Review: You won’t buy this, but you should

PROS Beautiful design Swift, smooth performance Excellent camera Battery life impresses CONS Only in Sprint stores No headphone jack Wireless charging is MIA HTC learned

Essential Phone vs Pixel XL vs Pixel: How does the newbie compare?

Andy Rubin, one of the original creators of Android, is back with a bang. The Essential Phone looks to give you as much as possible

Sony Xperia XZ Premium review: 4K flagship has stacks of specs appeal

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium sits at the top of the huge portfolio of Sony smartphones, pulling together advanced camera and display technology from other

Daydream: Everything you need to know about Google’s VR platform

The essential guide to all things Daydream Since its first announcement at the tenth Google I/O, it’s been clear that Google has wanted to push