Tag Archive: iPhone


Google Fi now supports most phones, including iPhone

Google on Wednesday renamed its mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), Project Fi, to Google Fi. In the process, it also drastically expanded its list of compatible phones.

Effective immediately, Google Fi is no longer restricted to a short list of select devices. Indeed, pretty much any unlocked phone is now compatible with the service.

Not only does Google Fi support a much wider net of Android phones, but it also now allows for iPhone, too. Compatibility for iPhones is considered  [Read More…]

The one accessory every Android and iPhone fan needs is on sale for $10

For those who just can’t commit to a device.

You can never have too many charging cables, especially when they come with three different charging connectors. Right now, you can pick up Anker’s PowerLine II 3-in-1 cable for just $ 10.49 when you checkout using coupon code ANKE8436. It normally sells for around $ 15, and this is the first time the cable has reached this low in price.

The cable itself has a Micro-USB connection built  [Read More…]

Pixel 3 vs. iPhone XR: Which should you buy?

We’re all big fans of Android here, with years and years of experience with every phone, but it’s impossible to have that experience without understanding the appeal of Apple’s iPhone and how Google’s apps and services interact with it.

Google Pixel 3

Powerful simplicity

$ 800 at Best Buy

Pros Ridiculously good cameras No notch Unlimited photo backup Compact design Cons Video features are limited Launch issues have yet to be addressed

This is without  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs. iPhone XS Max: Which should you buy?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We live and breathe Android phones, and use nearly every one of them. We also use iPhones — so we can offer you the best buying advice possible.

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Our pick

$ 980 at Amazon

Pros Big, beautiful screen. Samsung’s software is nicely optimized for both two- and one-handed use. Great dual camera. Awesome battery life. S Pen improvements are  [Read More…]

Does the Samsung Wireless Charger Duo work with the iPhone?

Best answer: Yes, most modern iPhones support the same Qi charging standard as Samsung’s Wireless Charger Duo. You’ll be able to charge relatively quickly as well, reaching up to 7.5 watts.

Amazon: Samsung Wireless Charger Duo ($ 114)

Does my iPhone even have wireless charging?

If you’ve bought a new iPhone in the last couple of years, there’s a good chance it has wireless charging. In fact, since Apple switched from metal to glass designs on  [Read More…]

Huawei hands out battery packs and apple-free juice to iPhone XS buyers

Trolling at its finest.

Today’s Friday, September 21, 2018. In other words, it’s iPhone XS and Apple Watch Series 4 launch day. Fans around the world are lining up to be among the first to own Apple’s latest phone and wearable, and as such, Huawei used this opportunity to troll Apple by promoting itself while folks wait in line.

At the Apple store in London, Huawei arrived with a juice van offering “ju%ce that lasts.” Actual juice  [Read More…]

Google Pixel 2 XL vs. iPhone XS Max: Which Should You Buy?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We live and breathe Android phones, and we happen to know a lot about iOS, too. It’s our mission to set you up with the right phone.

Pixel 2 XL

Google’s finest

$ 849 at Google

Pros Stunning camera Front-facing speakers Best way to experience Android Cons AMOLED Display has problems No wireless charging

If you want the best experience Google can  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S9 vs. iPhone XS: Which should you buy?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We live and breathe Android phones, and we happen to know a lot about iOS, too. It’s our mission to set you up with the right phone for you.

Galaxy S9

Android superphone

$ 620 at Amazon

Pros Significantly cheaper than the iPhone XS Excellent dual aperture camera Multiple authentication methods Cons Mediocre battery life Bixby Button still isn’t very useful

The  [Read More…]

How to watch the iPhone (2018) event: Live at 10:00 AM PT on Sept. 12!

iPhone Xs? iPhone X Max? iPhone Xc? Find out the truth about the name at this year’s iPhone event.

Every September, Apple launches a new iPhone and usually one or two additional new devices. This year, we already know we’re going to see two updated (and new sized) versions of the iPhone X, as well as the Apple Watch Series 4, but will Apple bring any other goodies to the party?

Apple iPhone (2018) Event Preview

This  [Read More…]

Do any Android users plan on switching to the iPhone XS?

Apple’s new hardware will be announced on September 12.

This coming Wednesday, Apple is holding its annual fall event where we’ll likely be introduced to the next generation of iPhones. This year, we’re expecting three different models that all adopt the iPhone X’s bezel-less design.

The iPhone X is already one heck of a device, so even though Android is our passion, we’re still interested to see what Apple has up its sleeves next week.

One of  [Read More…]