Tag Archive: Flagships


Redmi K20 Pro review: Redefining value flagships all over again

The most refined Redmi phone to date packs quite a wallop.

Xiaomi knows how to build a great budget phone. The brand’s entire business model rests on the budget segment, with the Redmi series accounting for a majority of its overall sales. Sure, Xiaomi also caters to the flagship space with the Mi series and the Mi Mix phones, but the Redmi lineup is the brand’s bread and butter.

While Xiaomi has fared incredibly well in the  [Read More…]

MediaTek targets 2019’s affordable flagships with AI-equipped P90 chip

New hardware from resurgent chipmaker promises premium AI features in phones that don’t cost the Earth.

The mid-to-high-end space is the most interesting part of the smartphone industry right now. Phones like the OnePlus 6T and Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro are fiercely competitive in a way we rarely see at the very high end. And now Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek is looking to bring unique new AI capabilities to this level of handset in 2019, with the launch of the  [Read More…]

Qualcomm’s 5G modem will debut on ‘at least’ two flagships in 2019

Qualcomm’s latest 5G modem is 25% smaller and is ready to make its way into phones next year.

Qualcomm debuted its QTM052 mmWave antenna module earlier this year, and at the 4G/5G summit in Hong Kong, the chip vendor launched a new version that’s 25% smaller. The new design allows device manufacturers to implement it into their products without sacrificing the aesthetic, and Qualcomm has also announced that it secured new partners for its 5G modem.

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UMIDIGI One and One Pro compact flagships show up in first hands-on video (Promoted)

The UMIDIGI One and One Pro, compact flagships were announced not so long ago. And now the company has shared an official hands-on video that shows the two devices in their full glory.

Both Carbon Fiber and Twilight versions appear in the presentation clip. The UMIDIGI One and One Pro flaunt their 5.9-inch notchy displays which feel like 5.2-inch compact handsets in hand.  The duo adopts a modern 19:9 aspect ratio and a shining aluminum frame.

Unlike UMIDIGI’s Z2  [Read More…]

How does the OnePlus 6 hold up against other flagships?

Never underestimate the power of a good deal.

As the saying often goes, OnePlus phones are great — for the price. The OnePlus 6 is the company’s latest flagship that gets far more right than wrong and offers 90% of the experience you’ll find with competing flagships for a few hundred dollars less.

However, what if the OnePlus 6 didn’t have that great value going for it? What if it cost the same as phones like the  [Read More…]

Affordable flagships battle it out: Honor 10 vs OnePlus 6

The Honor 10 and OnePlus 6 are the latest affordable flagships to be announced. How do they differ? Keep reading to find out.

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Moto Z2 Force + Moto X4 leaks reveal Motorola’s 2017 flagships

Slim, modular high-ender for AT&T pictured, along with rumored ‘X4’ mid-ranger.

We’re about due a fresh round of high-end Motorola phones, and Evan Blass (aka @evleaks) has today given us a look at two new handsets — the Moto Z2 Force and Moto X4.

Happy X4th of July pic.twitter.com/a03dq1XvIc

— Evan Blass (@evleaks) July 4, 2017

The Moto X4, rumored to be heading to Google’s Project Fi in the U.S., is reported to be an  [Read More…]

This weekend T-Mobile is offering up BOGO on 2017 flagships, but with a catch

T-Mobile is back at it again. This weekend the nation’s third largest carrier is pushing a new buy one, get one deal this weekend on some of the hottest phones of 2017, but as always there’s a catch. Here’s how it breaks down. This offer is open to both new customers and current customers, which is […]

Gear Up: VRS Design cases for LG G6 and other flagships

Are you the proud owner of a new LG G6 smartphone? What are you using to protect that flagship device? As delicate and sleek as that phone is, the last thing you want to do is drop it or scuff its surface. You’ll want to get a case on that thing as soon as possible. […]

Gear Up: Incipio cases for LG G6 and other flagships

Are you the proud owner of a new LG G6 smartphone? What are you using to protect that flagship device? As delicate and sleek as that phone is, the last thing you want to do is drop it or scuff its surface. You’ll want to get a case on that thing as soon as possible. […]