Tag Archive: Announced


Xiaomi Mi 9 announced with SD 855, 48MP camera, and a starting price of under $450

Even though MWC hasn’t begun some of the big announcements have begun. Xiaomi is first up announcing the Xiaomi Mi 9 at a launch event in China today. Two models were shown off including a Mi 9 Transparent special edition that is a collaboration with the movie release of Alita: Battle Angel.

Xiaomi is never one to shy away from big specs for an affordable price. Let’s take a quick look at the numbers and see what the new Xiaomi  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S10 hasn’t been announced but you can already reserve one

When Samsung takes the stage at its Unpacked event later this month, don’t even bother to pretend to be surprised. It knows that you know what’s looming on the horizon.

Samsung hasn’t exactly been shy about what could be unveiled at the upcoming February 20 event. The timing is right in line with the last few years, and the promotional image more or less spells it out.

There’s still one week to go before the Galaxy S10 line makes its  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 7 announced for China, includes a 48MP camera and Snapdragon 660

This is the first phone to launch under the newly independent Redmi brand.

The Chinese market is home to a plethora of excellent Android phones that sell for competitive prices, and on January 10, Xiaomi announced its latest offering in the form of the Redmi Note 7.

Before we talk too much about the phone, the Redmi Note 7 is important as it’s the first device to be released by the newly independent Redmi brand. Xiaomi’s used  [Read More…]

Lenovo just announced an Android phone with 12GB of RAM

It also features a slider design and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855.

Although Lenovo is associated pretty much exclusively with computers here in the U.S., the company’s also well-known for its smartphone business in other parts of the world. Most recently, Lenovo announced the Z5 Pro GT in China with a few headlining features — the most buzzworthy of which is its whopping 12GB of RAM.

That’s the most RAM we’ve yet to see in a smartphone, even beating  [Read More…]

T-Mobile REVVL 2 + 2 Plus announced with Android Oreo and 18:9 displays

Both phones are available for purchase starting today.

In August 2017, T-Mobile released its first self-branded smartphone in the form of the T-Mobile REVVL. Just in time for the holiday shopping season, we’re now getting the REVVL 2 and REVVL 2 Plus.

Starting first with the regular REVVL 2, we’re looking at a phone with a 5.5-inch 720 x 1440 screen, 13MP rear camera, 8MP selfie camera, 3,000 mAh battery, 2GB of RAM, and a quad-core MediaTek  [Read More…]

Fossil Sport watch announced with Wear 3100 and ultra lightweight body

The Sport is available now for $ 255.

Fossil is one of the biggest supporters of Google’s Wear OS platform, and today, the company announced its latest smartwatch offering as the Fossil Sport.

Fossil’s watches are typically designed with fashion in mind, but the Sport is all about being as functional as can be. Not only is it the lightest watch Fossil’s ever made, but thanks to its aluminum and nylon case, Fossil says that the Fossil  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T officially announced today, coming to T-Mobile with in display fingerprint scanner and no headphone jack

After a last-minute scheduling shuffle, OnePlus has officially announced the OnePlus 6T. If you only check the spec sheet this would look like nothing more than a minor refresh. However, if you check the full picture you’ll see the OnePlus 6T is bringing a lot new to the table.

Big Design Changes

It starts with the most visible change, the teardrop notch. Making this one of the most eye-pleasing notches to be released this year. The next big change to  [Read More…]

TicWatch C2 announced with 2-day battery life in a classic design

As we get closer to the Holiday 2018 season, chances are you are getting ideas of what to pick up. One product likely to be a hot commodity will be smart watches, as they offer an extension of our phones, while leaving them in our pockets.

TicWatch C2

Mobvoi, the maker of TicWatch, has been looking to push the envelope over the last few months with its various smartwatch releases. The latest offering is the TicWatch C2, which aims to  [Read More…]

Misfit Vapor 2 Wear OS watch officially announced for $250

Pricing starts at $ 249.99.

Misfit has just announced its second Wear OS / Android Wear smartwatch in the form of the Misfit Vapor 2. The Vapor 2 looks a lot like its predecessor but offers a few important upgrades that Misfit skipped out on last year.

Although the body of the Vapor 2 looks a lot like the original Vapor, it now comes in two different sizes (41mm and 46mm) to be more accessible to people  [Read More…]

Vertu Aster P seemingly announced out of nowhere for $5,000

You can step all the way up to $ 14,146 for a gold-plated model.

There’s a lot of discussion right now about more and more smartphones creeping towards the $ 1000 price point, but one company that’s been soaring well beyond that is Vertu. Vertu’s released a number of multi-thousand dollar Android phones in the past, and now the company’s returning with the $ 5,000 Aster P.

While luxury phones from Vertu aren’t anything new, this is  [Read More…]