Tag Archive: Four


Essential Phone review, four months later: The sun is setting on this experiment

Again, how long do we wait for Essential to figure this out?

With big money and big names involved, Essential was a deserved recipient of intrigue when it launched as a company with the promise of a great Android phone (and so much more). Weeks later, I wrote my original review of the Essential Phone in mid-August, and followed it up after a couple software updates with a definitive review on August 28. Even then, it clearly  [Read More…]

Carrier report card: How we rated the Big Four U.S. networks in 2017

See who passed, who failed, and who needs to stay after class when it comes to the Big Four.

As part of any year-end roundup worth its salt, it’s time for a look at how the companies who provide our phone service did over the last 12 months.

For most people, talking about a cell phone provider is not sitting high on a list of interesting things. And that’s great, maybe even the way it should be.  [Read More…]

Four million people signed up for Amazon Prime during the holidays

This holiday season and the entire year of 2017 was a great one for Amazon — here are some of the highlights.

Whatever holiday you celebrate, there’s a good chance you bought a few things on Amazon this year whether you were buying gifts for others or treating yourself to make Tom and Donna proud.

Amazon recently shared its biggest numbers/stats for this past year, and one of the highlights is definitely the fact that more than  [Read More…]

Honor 9 Lite offers four cameras and 18:9 display for under $200

A sleeker, less powerful alternative to the regular Honor 9.

Back in November, Honor took the wraps off of the Honor V10. The V10 (also known as the View 10 in certain markets) is the successor the Honor V9 that came out back in February, and it’s also newer than the regular Honor 9 that was released in the summer. Following the V10, Honor’s latest handset, the Honor 9 Lite, looks to be a less powerful version of the  [Read More…]

OnePlus turns four, celebrates with accessory discounts and prizes

Celebrating four years of never settling.

It’s hard to believe, but four years ago OnePlus was founded and started to tease its very first phone – the OnePlus One. The OnePlus One redefined what you could expect from a smartphone for just $ 300, and since then, OnePlus has continued to release excellent hardware at even better prices.

In honor of its fourth birthday, OnePlus is running a few different promotions to help thank its customers.

The  [Read More…]

Four more coupon codes from BangGood, don’t miss them! (Promoted Deals)

BangGood has really been coming through lately as a source of great discounts on some little-known (but still quality) smartphone brands. Today is no exception, as we have four more coupon codes just for you, dear Android Guys.  Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Key Features  18:9 screen, 5.99″ Full screen display  12% reduced chin size  Hidden […]

The Big Four U.S. carriers are joining together to build a new mobile authentication solution

Your carrier wants to help keep your identity safer.

AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon have joined forces and created what they are calling the Mobile Authentication Taskforce.

Because hacking, identity theft, and phishing are becoming a bigger problem, especially with mobile devices, the carriers want to create a system to make sure you are who you claim to be when using your phone for things like banking or shopping. Going through the hassle of fixing any type of bank  [Read More…]

Huawei has four new inexpensive MediaPad tablets coming to the U.S. next month

Huawei is launching new MediaPads in the U.S. beginning at the end of August.

Besides its Mate flagships and Honor-branded smartphones, Huawei also makes the MediaPad line of tablets. Now, in the days before IFA, Huawei has announced four new tablets coming to the U.S. in September.

The Huawei MediaPad T3 8-inch and 10-inch and M3 Lite 8-inch and 10-inch tablets are now available for purchase from Amazon. The tablets feature entry-level specs, but they’ll pack more  [Read More…]

No phone left behind: Charge four devices at once with this $14 car charger

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time with some great deals on Anker’s charging accessories!

Update: You can also pick up Anker’s dual-USB Quick Charge 3.0 wall charger for just $ 18.99 for a limited time.

Going on a road trip these days can be brutal with everyone wanting to charge their phone all at once and just one single cigarette lighter to plug a charger into. Thankfully, you can pick up an Anker car  [Read More…]

Four Great Galaxy S8 armbands for running and working out

Hit the pavement running with your Galaxy S8 secure and accessible!

Itching to take your Galaxy S8 with you on your runs? Sure, you could awkwardly keep it in your pocket, but you’re best off getting an armband case. It keeps your phone protected and accessible to you, so you can check on your progress in your [Couch to 5K app]https://www.androidcentral.com/best-couch-5k-apps) or control your music as you run.

While these armbands won’t help with your running motivation,  [Read More…]