Tag Archive: Original


Please don’t get an original PS4 over the PS4 Slim

PlayStation 4 Slim

Sleek

$ 300 at Amazon

Pros Smaller Quieter Lighter More storage Can run PSVR Cons Not as powerful as the PS4 Pro

When looking for a new PlayStation this is the base model that you should consider. It’s not as powerful as the Pro, but it gets the job done and fits just about anywhere with its smaller design.

PlayStation 4

Discontinued

$ 395 at Amazon

Pros Classic design for  [Read More…]

The original Psychonauts is getting a physical release on PlayStation 4

Limited Run Games is giving Psychonauts the physical editions that it deserves.

What you need to know Limited Run Games is publishing a physical release of Psychonauts for PS4. Pre-orders go on sale June 7, 2019. Pre-orders will be open for three weeks.

Limited Run Games, living up to its name, is giving the original Psychonauts a physical release for a limited time on PlayStation 4. If you’ve yet to play Double Fine’s classic adventure, now looks  [Read More…]

Original Google Pixel owners could receive up to $500 for faulty microphone

Pixel owners who didn’t experience issues could still get $ 20 in the settlement.

What you need to know Google has agreed to pay a total of $ 7.25 million in the class action settlement. Owners of the original Pixel could get a payout of up to $ 500. A hearing to approve the settlement will take place on June 5.

Google has agreed to pay $ 7.25 million dollars in a settlement of a class action  [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…]

Should you buy an original Pixel XL in 2019?

Best answer: For about $ 300, there’s still value in an original Pixel XL. However, it’s been almost three years old now, and it has no software upgrade future — making it very hard to recommend in 2019. For a reasonably priced Pixel XL, your better choice is to get a Pixel 2 XL for around $ 500 instead.

Amazon: Google Pixel 2 XL ($ 499) Amazon: Google Pixel XL ($ 329) The Pixel XL is tempting  [Read More…]

Add a refurbished original Amazon Echo to your home for just $50 today

An oldie but a goodie.

If you don’t need the latest and greatest, and just want a great deal, you won’t want to miss this deal. Amazon has dropped the price on a certified refurbished Echo down to just $ 49.99 for today only, which is $ 30 cheaper than it’s been selling for.

Amazon has already released a newer version of this smart speaker, but if you’re just looking for a great value this is the  [Read More…]

Check out these stores if you want to buy an original PlayStation system

It can be difficult finding retro consoles in good condition, but there are more reputable marketplaces to do so than others.

An original PlayStation console offers benefits that the mini PlayStation Classic just can’t compete with. It can be difficult knowing where to look to purchase an older system like this, but luckily you have a few different options that are worth your time to check out.

Where should I buy an original PlayStation One console? GameStop  [Read More…]

Should you get the PlayStation Classic or go for the original?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We also happen to be avid PlayStation lovers and want to enjoy our favorite childhood games the best way possible.

PlayStation One

The pioneer

$ 48 at Amazon

Pros The console itself is cheap. Supports any original PlayStation game. Adapters allow HDMI support. Physical memory card support Cons Will need to purchase used. Older hardware can be less reliable. Native graphics are inferior.  [Read More…]

Original Pixel XL users experiencing quick charging issues with Android Pie

Some owners of the original 2016 Pixel XL have been experiencing issues with quick charging since upgrading to Android Pie. The issue existed back on the Android P beta as well, but by the time you get an official release, all bugs should be resolved.

When quick charging the original 2016 Pixel XL can charge at a maximum rate of 5V/3A significantly decreasing charging times. With the Android Pie update, many users are reporting a much slower charging rate.

Regardless  [Read More…]

Original Pixel and Pixel 2 gain official LineageOS 15.1 support

CyanogenMod was formerly the most popular custom ROM for Android devices. It even came pre-installed on a number of handset including the OnePlus One.

But while CyanogenMod ceased to exist a few years back, you can still download and install its successor, LineageOS, on select devices. This includes most of Google’s Nexus devices, but interestingly enough the newer Pixel models weren’t part of the list. But not anymore.

The official LineageOS 15.1 builds for the original Pixel (aka “sailfish) and  [Read More…]