Tag Archive: February

Best MetroPCS Phones as of February 2018

MetroPCS offers some great phones to go along with its affordable plans, including the latest flagship phone from Samsung.

MetroPCS gives you the opportunity to save some money when buying a phone without a contract, though most of its phones are mid- to low-end when considering specs. You don’t have to aim low, however: MetroPCS does offer some high-end devices, two of which are featured on this list. Coupled with its affordable plans, you might not be able to  [Read More…]

The Alcatel 5, 3V, and 1X will be announced on February 24

One of these phones is not like the others.

Mobile World Congress will be here before we know it, and among all of the companies announcing new products, Alcatel will be one of them. The company recently took to Twitter to shed some light on three of the phones we’ll see, and they include the Alcatel 5, 3V, and 1X.

The Alcatel 5 is the company’s flagship phone for 2018, and as you can see from the  [Read More…]

OnePlus 5T in Lava Red will be available in the US, starting February 6

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and to help you celebrate it properly, OnePlus has announced the Lava Red OnePlus 5T,  which made a debut in China and India late last year, is making its way to the West. So starting today, February 6 at 10 am ET/ 10 am GMT/ 10 am CET, […]

Essential Phone gets February security patch one day after Pixel/Nexus

Say what you will about Essential, this is how you do software updates.

The Essential Phone is far from a perfect device, but one thing that it’s excelled at since its release is fast software updates. Aside from a delay with Android 8.0 Oreo’s public release, the team at Essential has kicked out updates for the PH-1 faster than just about anyone else.

Google officially released the February 2018 security patch for Pixel and Nexus devices on  [Read More…]

Essential Phone now receiving February 2018 security patches

Google is committed to releasing security patches for Android on a monthly basis, and some smartphone manufacturers are doing their best to make sure their devices stay as up-to-date as possible.

Essential is one such company, and it has just announced that it is now rolling out the February 2018 security patches for the Essential Phone. Essential confirmed that the software update is version NMK24B and that the new software is rolling out beginning today. It’s an over-the-air update, though, so  [Read More…]

Deal: HTC U11 available for $549 ($100 off) February 1 to 15

You can also get the UA HealthBox for just $ 99 when buying a U11 or U11 Life.

HTC often runs some sort of sale with each major holiday, and just in time for Valentine’s Day, the company has announced its latest promotion.

There are two deals to keep an eye on this time around, and the most notable of the two is a $ 100 discount on the HTC U11. This brings the U11’s price down  [Read More…]

Every PlayStation 4 game coming out in February 2018

What PlayStation 4 games are coming out in February?

There are some pretty amazing titles for the PlayStation 4, and we’re here to keep you updated on all the new ones! Be sure to check in with us once a month to see what new titles you should be expecting or excited for!

Notable release this month

Here’s what we’ve found so far!

Shadow of the Colosuss

We all remember playing the original release of  [Read More…]

‘Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition’ may launch on February 9 for $20

The same Final Fantasy XV you know and love, just smaller.

Although I haven’t spent as much time with it as I should, Final Fantasy is one of the oldest gaming series around that’s fostered some pretty amazing titles. Final Fantasy XV is widely considered to be one of the better recent entries, and soon you’ll be able to bring that same adventure with you wherever you go with “Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition.”

Final  [Read More…]

Xiaomi announces Mi Box 4 and Mi Box 4c, coming to China February 1

Launching for around $ 55 and $ 39 USD, respectively.

Xiaomi’s Mi Box is one of the few products the company sells in the United States, and to be honest, it’s not that great. Android Central‘s Andrew Martonik wasn’t very impressed with the Mi Box when he reviewed it in late-2016, but Xiaomi might be looking to redeem itself with the newly announced Mi Box 4 and Mi Box 4c.

The Mi Box 4 is the more  [Read More…]

Moto X4 with 6GB RAM launches in India on February 1 for ₹24,999

Unfortunately, there’s no word on availability in other markets.

The Moto X4 may be a very different phone compared to past entries in the X-series, but even so, it’s one of the best mid-range Android phones on the market right now. The X4 has been available in India through Flipkart for a few months now, but a new version with 6GB of RAM is right around the corner.

One of Andrew’s biggest complaints with the Moto X4,  [Read More…]