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Grab a replacement Galaxy S4 battery for just $12.95 today!

Odds are that the battery in your Galaxy S4 doesn’t last as long as it originally did. Luckily, the battery is easily removable, and you can swap in a replacement battery with little effort to regain some of the battery life you once had. Right now, you can pick one up for just $ 12.95.

ASUS ZenFone 3 versus Deluxe versus Ultra: What’s the difference?

Your at-a-glance breakdown of the three new ZenFone 3 models.

ASUS today took the wraps off three new Android phones in the mid-to-high-end space, including the gigantic ZenFone 3 Ultra and the most advanced ASUS phone yet, the Snapdragon 820-powered ZenFone 3 Deluxe. With three new phones arriving simultaneously, it’s worth taking a look over the specs to see how they compare.

Check down below for a full rundown of ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe  [Read More…]

ASUS Zenbo is a strange little robot on wheels that can do things for you

ASUS isn’t just announcing laptops and smartphones, but also robots too. The company has just announced the Zenbo, a new robotic companion for $ 599. Connected to the internet, Zenbo will be able to perform a wide variety of tasks, including communicating with contacts and interacting with smart home appliances. Moving around on three wheels, the little unit can not only get around, but also has a voice and a screen to better  [Read More…]

ARM’s new CPU and GPU will turbocharge mobile VR

At Computex 2016, ARM unveiled the Cortex A73 CPU and Mali G71 GPU, both of which will make their way into 2017 flagships. The Cortex A73 is 30% more energy efficient when seen against the Cortex A72, offering a 30% increase in performance. The highlight with the Cortex A73 is that it is able to sustain its peak performance for twice as long as its predecessor, which means that you’ll be less prone to see lags  [Read More…]

Galaxy S7 edge picks up June security update in Spain

Samsung is continuing to proactively roll out security updates to its phones, with Orange’s Galaxy S7 edge picking up the June security patch. As of now, the update is live in Spain, but it should be making its way to other regions and handsets shortly.

From SamMobile:

The manufacturer rolled out the May security update to the Galaxy Note 4 ahead of time as well. If you’re rocking the Galaxy S7 edge, now would be a  [Read More…]

Red, white and blue sale: Save 20% on Android accessories!

In honor of the brave men and women who gave their lives for our country, we’re offering 20% off all Android accessories at ShopAndroid.

Starting today until Tuesday, May 26, you can pick up a new case, quick charger, screen protector or wireless charger for your Android device and enjoy a 20% savings by using coupon code: RWB2015 at checkout. There’s an extensive selection of Android accessories to choose from, along with a convenient 60-day return  [Read More…]

Fill the Pot misses the mark (review)

Peeing in a bucket. That is the basis of this Android game. I’m not kidding. Fill the Pot by developer South Pacific Apps is a physics game where everything rides on your…um…aim. (I’m requesting official kudos from the AndroidGuys editorial team for my restraint from multiple bathroom metaphors in this review. It was not easy.) You play the

AC editors’ apps of the week: MLB Ballpark, My Disney Experience, Lumi News and more

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a  [Read More…]

Test-driving OBD2 readers and Android

Or, how my phone saved me from throwing money away on my car.

I am not all that mechanically inclined. I can do basic home improvement stuff, sure, but I’m not above paying someone to help do things I don’t know how to do, or aren’t good at. Same goes for my car. I have a basic understanding of how things work, and I can open the hood (beer in hand, of course) and point and  [Read More…]

Mobile Nations Weekly: Gems, Java, and smarts

Google wins in court, ZTE goes big, Tesla ramps up, Apple on the defensive, and the return of Windows Central Gems!

Windows Central Gems is back! With support from Microsoft we’re checking out some great and maybe overlooked apps across the Microsoft ecosystem — and giving away a bunch of great prizes to boot!

Google just scored a big win in its ongoing court battle with Oracle over Java APIs. It’s far from the end of  [Read More…]