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Is Nest Wifi worth the extra money over Google Wifi?

Most versatile Nest Wifi

$ 149 at Amazon

Pros 2,200 square feet of coverage Fast AC2200 speeds WPA3 encryption support Consistent software updates Works with Google Wifi Cons Larger than Google Wifi

An upgrade to Google Wifi in most ways, Nest Wifi comes as either a router or a point. The router connects to the modem and has a larger coverage area while the points simply strengthen the mesh. The points also have a smart speaker  [Read More…]

Save an extra 10% on the Treblab Z2 noise-cancelling headphones

In the market for a pair of Bluetooth earphones? Consider the Treblab Z2 Wireless Noise-Cancelling Headphones, which are currently only $ 71 in the AndroidGuys Deals Store. They’re discounted an extra ten percent for a limited time as part of a Valentine’s Day promotion.

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These are the sort of headphones that not only sound great, but they’re designed for long lasting comfort. Not only that, but the 35 hour battery life means you’ll be  [Read More…]

Google is gifting an extra Buddy Pass to Stadia Founder’s Edition owners

The “early surprise gift for Stadia Founders” will also help Google’s game streaming service increase its user base.

What you need to know Google has announced a new freebie for Stadia Founders. If you bought the Stadia Founder’s Edition bundle, you can now redeem an extra Stadia Buddy Pass. You can share your extra Buddy Pass by opening the Stadia app and tapping the envelope icon in the top-left.

Just in time for the holidays, Google has  [Read More…]

Stay at Marriott this holiday and earn an extra 75,000 bonus points

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What you need to know Marriott has launched a new 75K bonus points limited time offer. The Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Credit Card is eligible. Cardholders also receive  [Read More…]

Is the Galaxy Note 10 worth the $350 extra over the OnePlus 7T?

Comparing phones that go head-to-head in so many areas, but at different price points, is one of the best parts of Android. OnePlus versus Samsung is an excellent example.

Great value OnePlus 7T

$ 600 at OnePlus

Pros High-end specs for less Great battery life Solid triple camera Great 90Hz display Consistently fast software Cons Weak front-facing camera Larger and heavier No water resistance rating

Despite being $ 300 cheaper, the OnePlus 7T matches or  [Read More…]

Is the Galaxy Note 10+ worth the extra money over the Note 10?

Samsung makes many of the best Android phones available. We use every single one, and their competitors, to give you the knowledge you need to pick the right one for you.

Go big Galaxy Note 10+

$ 1,100 at Samsung

Pros Samsung’s biggest and best display microSD expansion slot Longer battery life Faster charging Cons Too big for many hands Considerably more expensive

The Note 10+ is the true flagship of the Samsung line. It  [Read More…]

Earn an extra 3,000 Membership Rewards points with this Amex offer

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There’s some good news for a select group of those with American Express credit cards. Right now you might be targeted for a special bonus offer that gives you 1,000 Membership Rewards points after spending $ 1,000 or more on your American Express card. You can actually do  [Read More…]

Nokia’s first Android phones will get an extra year of security updates

The Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and Nokia 8 will receive quarterly security patches until October 2020.

What you need to know HMD Global has announced that its first Nokia-branded smartphones will receive quarterly security updates till the end of the third year. The Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and Nokia 8 were initially promised two years of regular security updates. Sadly, the Nokia 6 variant sold by Amazon in the US and India will no longer  [Read More…]

FamilyLabs gives kids an extra layer of digital protection

Coolpad has been busy at work developing FamilyLabs, a way for parents to track the location of their kids, limit what apps and sites they’re using, and keep their screen time under control. We’ve been playing with early builds for the last few weeks, and so far it’s shaping up to be a helpful tool in the modern parent’s arsenal.

Setup is pretty straightforward. Parents start off with their own account, authenticated over SMS. They can add one  [Read More…]

The Amazon App has an easy way to save an extra 20% this Prime Day

Take a picture; your money will last longer.

Have you tried out the Amazon App’s Camera features yet? The app can identify and even let you buy a product on Amazon by simply holding your phone’s camera up to it. It works as a barcode scanner too, and this month, Amazon customers with an active Prime membership can score an exclusive 20% off coupon to use toward select products when you put one of the camera’s features to use  [Read More…]