Tag Archive: HighEnd


LG’s ‘high-end’ Velvet smartphone will debut at an online event on May 7

Velvet will be the first LG phone to feature the company’s new minimalistic design language.

What you need to know LG will be taking the wraps off its new Velvet smartphone at an online event on May 7. The phone will come with an all-new design with a “Raindrop” rear camera setup. It is expected to feature Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G chipset and 5G connectivity.

LG recently showed off the design of its upcoming Velvet smartphone, which is  [Read More…]

LG’s next high-end phone will have a ‘Raindrop’ camera, curved edges

LG’s upcoming V-series flagship phones will likely use the same design language.

What you need to know LG has revealed a new minimalistic design language for its upcoming smartphone. Key highlights of the new design language include a “Raindrop” camera and front-back symmetrical curves. The phone will also offer a more natural feeling in the hand, thanks to the new “3D Arc Design.”

For the last few years, LG hasn’t made any significant changes to the design  [Read More…]

Which high-end Arlo security camera should you get — Pro 3 or Ultra?

Top-of-the-line Arlo Ultra

$ 580 at Amazon

Pros Better image sensors and resolution Dual-microphone array Wider field of view Double-motion detectors Year-long Arlo Smart subscription included Cons Most expensive Arlo security camera Can only use with included Arlo hub

The Arlo Ultra system packs in all the features you’d expect from the company’s best security camera. 4K UHD video, dual-microphone noise cancellation, a wider field of view, and a broader temperature range make for a mighty  [Read More…]

This high-end 2-in-1 Chromebook is $500 off for Cyber Monday [Updated]

Cyber Monday is a great time to pick up a new laptop, whether it be for yourself or a Christmas present for a loved one. There are plenty of Windows and Mac options out there, but have you ever considered a Chromebook?

So long as you don’t plan on using your future laptop for video editing or high-end gaming, a Chromebook is kind of perfect. They’re much easier to use, often cost a lot less money, and can do just  [Read More…]

YouTube is canceling its high-end original programming

Shifting the focus back to free content.

When YouTube Red debuted in 2015, one of the big pushes of the program was premium, original content to compete with the likes of Netflix and Hulu. According to a new report from Bloomberg, YouTube’s now shifting its focus away from that strategy.

Per Bloomberg:

YouTube has canceled plans for high-end dramas and comedies, people with knowledge of the matter said, a pullback from its grand ambitions for a paid  [Read More…]

OnePlus ranked as a top 5 high-end U.S. smartphone brand in Q4 2018

Looks like that T-Mobile partnership went pretty well.

The high-end U.S. smartphone market is incredibly tough to break into, but OnePlus apparently managed to do just that last year. According to a report from research analyst IDC, OnePlus was one of the top five high-end smartphone brands in the United States during Q4 2018.

That “high-end” distinction is for brands with phones that sell for $ 500 or more, and while that’s a big win for OnePlus,  [Read More…]

Sonos is reportedly creating a pair of high-end headphones

But they probably won’t be ready until 2020.

Since it was founded in 2002, Sonos has been focused on creating high-end, easy-to-use audio products for the home. As we’ve seen over the years, this has included things like smart speakers, soundbars, subwoofers, and more. Now, according to a report from Bloomberg, Sonos is in the process of creating its first gadget that can be used anywhere.

More specifically, Sonos is creating a pair of headphones.

“People familiar  [Read More…]

Google Pixelbook convertible breaks cover with high-end hardware, pen and big price tag

It’s Google hardware leak day!

Right alongside fresh leaks of the Pixel 2 XL and new Google Home Mini, we also have information on a brand new Pixel-branded Chromebook from Google called the Pixelbook. Droid-Life has a couple of images and some information, pointing to a true successor to the first two Chromebook Pixels with high-end hardware and a relatively traditional laptop-like form factor.

The core differentiation from previous Chromebook Pixels is that the Google Pixelbook folds  [Read More…]

Xbox One X versus PlayStation 4 Pro: Which high-end console brings the better hardware?

Microsoft’s new Xbox One X brings some beefy specs.

Tonight at E3 in Los Angeles Microsoft introduced the new Xbox One X and it’s time to compare their best to Sonys.

The Xbox has become more than just a game console as Microsoft has focused on making it another part of the expansive Windows platform. Meanwhile, Sony has focused on adding features to the PlayStation to bolster the gaming experience as well, though they don’t have software  [Read More…]