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Galaxy S11 hands-on images give us a blurry look at the new camera layout

The Galaxy S11 will have a total of five camera sensors at the back.

What you need to know Alleged hands-on images of the Samsung Galaxy S11 have surfaced online. The images show Samsung’s next flagship phone inside a ‘leakproof case’, so all we get to see is the new camera layout. Samsung Galaxy S11’s L-shaped camera setup on the back of the will include an all-new 108MP primary sensor.

Popular industry insider Ice Universe has shared  [Read More…]

Leaked renders give us our first look at the mid-range OnePlus 8 Lite

The phone’s tech specs remain a mystery at this point.

What you need to know The first renders of OnePlus’ first mid-range phone since the OnePlus X have surfaced. It could be called the OnePlus 8 Lite and will have a centered hole-punch cutout similar to the Samsung Galaxy S11. On the back of the phone will be a dual camera setup, along with an LED flash and a ToF sensor.

In October 2015, OnePlus announced its  [Read More…]

Cyber Monday: These Best Buy phone deals are definitely worth a look

It goes without saying, but this is the best time of year to buy a new phone. It’s often these last few weeks of the year where carriers and retailers pull out all the stops, offering up discounts and incentives.

If you’re looking to switch service providers or simply hoping to upgrade your phone, there are more than enough offers to go around. That goes for those with a carrier and unlocked, too.

Here, we highlight some of the best  [Read More…]

Need a Chromebook for your kid? Look no further than this Cyber Monday deal

A Chromebook only does your kid good if it can survive living with them.

Kids love getting shiny new technological toys to play with, and if you’re going to give them something technological for Christmas, giving them a Chromebook is a pretty good choice. Chromebooks have keyboards, so it’ll be easy to type out homework assignments, and Chromebooks can play some casual games through Google Play apps and web clients. Your kid won’t be able to easily play Fortnite,  [Read More…]

Here’s your first look at the upcoming Samsung Galaxy A51

The Galaxy A50s successor will have an Infinity-O display.

What you need to know The first CAD-based renders of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy A51 have surfaced. Samsung’s next mid-range smartphone will have an Infinity-O display with a centered hole-punch cutout and a quad-camera setup on the back. It is expected to be powered by an Exynos 9611 chipset, paired with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.

In February this year, Samsung introduced its revamped Galaxy A-series lineup,  [Read More…]

A look at why Fitbit users hated Google buying the company

Some of the reasons are misguided and some are disingenuous. But for many, the real reason is that they just don’t like Google.

Most of the online chatter about how Google buying Fitbit is a crisis waiting to happen has died down. That’s good in some ways while being bad in other ways. It seems all good crises are that way. With the dust settled, I’ve spent some time looking at how it all played out and  [Read More…]

Thriftydroid: Best Buy phone promos and offers worth a look

It’s November, and that means it’s a great time of year to save on a new purchase. What with Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and a whole month of savings. Actually, we’re in a whole season of discounts and promotions.

If buying a new phone is something you’re considering, there’s plenty to choose from. A handful of new models are hitting the market and retailers are slashing prices to attract buyers.

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Here’s your first look at the Motorola RAZR out in the wild

It’s pretty — and chunky.

What you need to know The upcoming RAZR from Motorola is a recreation of the company’s popular feature phone. Earlier in the week, we saw our first renders, and we now have a live shot of the phone. It is said to be a midranger in terms of specs, boasting a Snapdragon 710 and up to 6GB of RAM.

If all the leaks of Motorola’s brazen attempt at profiting off your nostalgia  [Read More…]

This might be our first look at the Galaxy Fold 2

The clamshell is making a big comeback with Samsung’s new un-named foldable phone.

What you need to know Samsung is building out multiple folding form-factors, with its second looking to be a classic “clamshell” design like flip phones of old. This second Galaxy Fold concept was debuted alongside One UI 2, hinting that its release could be sooner rather than later, given that One UI 2 is already in beta on the Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Note  [Read More…]

Want a pretty powerful Chromebook? Look to the ASUS C434, not Pixelbook Go

ASUS Chromebook Flip C434

Bigger, better buy

From $ 530 at Amazon

Pros More affordable Durable aluminum body Better port configuration 14-inch 2-in-1 convertible Cons Hinge can be weird Heavier than Pixelbook Go i5/i7 configurations harder to find

The ASUS C434 may not be quite as fashionable as the flashy new magnesium Pixelbook Go, but it’s got a better price, form factor, and a bigger screen despite being almost the same size. It’s better in every  [Read More…]