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AT&T launches mobile 5G in another seven cities ahead of first capable phone

AT&T on Tuesday announced it has launched mobile 5G service in another seven markets, bringing the total to 19 cities.

Although it was the first US carrier to introduce 5G wireless service in late 2018, AT&T has yet to carry a phone with support. It does have the NETGEAR Nighthawk 5G Mobile Hotspot you can pick up for $ 500 but that’s it for now. And, from what we gather, it’s not as if AT&T is anxious to sell you  [Read More…]

Foldable ‘Huawei Mate X’ with 5G leaked ahead of MWC 2019

One billboard in Barcelona, Spain.

We’re still a few days away before Mobile World Congress 2019 officially begins, but that hasn’t stopped phones from leaking left and right before they’re properly unveiled.

The latest device to do this is the unannounced Huawei Mate X.

A photo taken (presumably in Barcelona where MWC takes place) is making the rounds on Twitter showcasing a construction crew installing a billboard for the Mate X. As you can see, this will  [Read More…]

LG intros mid-range K40, K50, and Q60 ahead of MWC

LG on Wednesday announced a trio of new phones ahead of next week’s Mobile World Congress. The threesome, the K40, K50, and Q60, are mid-range models that share a few common traits but have just enough different between them to merit separate models.

As LG puts it, these are consumer-friendly smartphones that feature great camera performance and have solid battery life. Moreover, they come with AI-powered functionality in the form of a dedicated Google Assistant button and AI CAM automatic  [Read More…]

Umidigi giving away 10 of its S3 Pro ahead of launch

If you’re heading into the spring season with an eye on something flasghip-worthy, you might not have to wait very long. In fact, your next device might already be available.

The Umidigi S3 Pro ticks a number of important boxes, including massive battery and incredible camera. Oh, and it runs the latest version of Android, boasts tons of power and costs just $ 269.99.

The Umigidi S3 Pro is an unlocked phone expected to make its formal debut on March 18. Currently  [Read More…]

Record the roads ahead with the $40 Yi Smart Dash Camera

Capture all the action.

Yi has its Full HD Smart Dash Camera available for just $ 39.99 via Amazon when you clip its on-page coupon to save 20%. That’ll save you $ 10 off its regular price of $ 50. In the past, we’ve seen it drop as low as $ 36.

This 1080p dash cam records at 60fps. With its emergency recording feature, it ensures that footage before, during and after a collision is saved automatically.  [Read More…]

Samsung slashes $200-$400 off Galaxy phones ahead of Black Friday

It’s that time of year again! If you’re on the hunt for a killer deal on phones and other tech, things are really going to heat up in the coming weeks. What with Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and a whole array of month-long deals, there’s plenty to consider.

Whether you’re buying for a friend, family member, or loved one, it’s a great time to pick up phones. And, if you’re looking for a flagship Samsung phone, look no further than  [Read More…]

Google Assistant gains new tricks and features ahead of holidays

Google is adding a host of new features to its AI-powered Google Assistant, making the experience more interactive and smarter than ever. Aimed at improving the experience at home, it makes the Google Home, Home Mini, and Home Hub more compelling gift ideas as the holidays approach.

Family members will now be able to reply to broadcasts, making it more of a two-way conversation, of sorts. Until now, it has been a strictly one-way means of communication — a broadcast.  [Read More…]

Oukitel U23 full specsheet revealed ahead of launch (Promoted)

For the past few weeks, we have been learning more about the Oukitel U23. The handset is planned to be Oukitel’s next flagship, and it has some pretty impressive specs for the price.

Oukitel U23 Specs 6.18-inch FHD+ (2246 x 1080) IPS Display MediaTek Helio P23 Processor 6GB RAM 64GB Storage 8MP Front Camera Dual 16MP Rear Cameras 3,500mAH Battery

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The Apple Watch Series 4 is light-years ahead of anything running Wear OS

Despite a new processor and UI, Wear OS is still lagging behind.

If you’re a fan of Google’s wearable operating system, Wear OS, 2018’s been one of the better years the smartwatch platform has ever seen.

In late August, Google announced a completely revamped interface that puts a big emphasis on the brand-new Google Fit and makes the Google Assistant more powerful than ever. Just last week, Qualcomm unveiled its first new wearable processor in over two  [Read More…]

LG V40 ThinQ will be unveiled on October 4, ahead of Google’s Pixel 3

October is going to be a busy-busy month in terms of smartphone releases. And as it turns out, the first company to unleash a new flagship phone is going to be LG.

The Korean phone maker just announced it will be hosting an event in Seoul, South Korea on October 4 to unveil the V40 ThinQ. The invitations to the release party have been sent out and LG also rolled out a 10-second video to tease the new camera on  [Read More…]