Tag Archive: Expensive


Moto G7 series proves you don’t need to buy an expensive phone

If you sought out a budget phone in 2018, you probably came across the Moto G6. Motorola barely plays in the expensive phone segment anymore, but when it comes to budget devices, the company owns almost the entire pot.

The Moto G7 series is about as conservative an update to the company’s lineup as we’ve seen in years, but there’s a swagger to Motorola’s actions — it’s expanding the suite to four phones, each catered to a very  [Read More…]

Eufy’s RoboVac 12 for $200 is less expensive than older generations

Works on all floor types.

The Eufy RoboVac 12 self-charging robotic vacuum cleaner is down to $ 199.99 on Amazon. The RoboVac has never been this low before, and it looks like it has been selling mostly around $ 350 recently.

The RoboVac 12 is very similar to previous generations like the RoboVac 11S and RoboVac 30C, but it’s actually $ 25 less expensive than the 11S right now. The biggest difference between them is the 12  [Read More…]

How to protect your expensive new Hydrogen One

Best answer: Not at the moment, and there likely won’t be many even after launch. RED says that the Hydrogen One is built to be rugged and withstand most wear and tear without a case — but Skinomi offers protective skins and screen protectors.

Amazon: Skinomi TechSkin ($ 16)

Why can’t I get a case for my expensive new phone?

The Hydrogen One is massive, heavy, and built like a tank, with Kevlar panels on the  [Read More…]

Google’s changes to EU licensing could mean more expensive Androids

Appeal or not, Google’s making changes.

Google just announced it has filed an appeal with the European Commission (EC) following a $ 5 billion fine from July related to its licensing terms for Android and Google apps. The crux of the EC’s decision earlier this year was its opinion that Google was taking advantage of its position as a dominant operating system to be unfriendly to companies making Android devices. The EC took particular umbrage with Google’s  [Read More…]

Best cases for protecting your big, expensive headphones

You spent a lot of money picking up the perfect headphones; now it’s now time to protect your investment with a carrying case. Popular models like the ATH-M50x and Sony’s MDR7506 come with a pouch that doesn’t quite hold up to the rigors of everyday use. That’s why you should consider picking up the Slappa HardBody Pro Case. The hard shell case is much more durable, and offers great protection for your audio gear. Here are some other  [Read More…]

Studio 19 Solo E500X-EQ review: This expensive speaker is close to perfect

In a world where you typically need to choose between outstanding sound quality or portability, the Studio 19 Solo EQ offers both.

There’s an abundance of speakers out there in 2018 to fit practically any need you have — top-end options from Sonos, smart assistant speakers from Amazon and Google, and a ton of Bluetooth speakers at practically every conceivable price point.

It can be hard to stand out from the pack — but Studio 19’s Solo  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6 specifications: More expensive, more swagger

One more time.

There’s nothing particularly exciting about the spec sheet of the OnePlus 6, and that’s perhaps the point. While everyone fretted that OnePlus would position its latest phone as a high-cost flagship to contend with the Galaxy S9s and iPhone Xs of the world, the price has jumped only modestly, in conjunction with its overall feature set.

Category Spec Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo OxygenOS Display 6.28-inch Optic AMOLED, 2280×1080 (19:9 aspect ratio) Gorilla Glass  [Read More…]

Oath bloatware is coming to your expensive Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung just signed a deal with Verizon’s Oath to pre-install four apps on the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 sold by Big Red. These are Newsroom, Yahoo Sports, Yahoo Finance, Go90.

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NeoPen M1/N2 review – expensive and niche, but effective

Hand-written notes are a chore. If you find yourself transcribing your notes for hours and hours, chances are you could make use of a digital transcription pen – but does NeoLAB’s NeoPen perform well enough for the cost of entry? Read on.

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Amazon unveils a more expensive Echo Dot version, aimed at children

Amazon launches a new Echo Dot smart speaker, specially aimed at kids. The product is offered in three bright colors and comes with a kid-friendly version of Alexa.

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