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Best Overall Google Pixel

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Like the iPhone and the Samsung Galaxy S8, Google’s Pixel comes in two sizes: Really Big and Just Right. The latter is the Google Pixel with a 5-inch Full HD display that fits comfortably in the palm of any hand.

The Pixel is packed with a Snapdragon 821 processor and 4GB of  [Read More…]

Snapdragon 836 in a Google Pixel 2 would be the least interesting thing about the phone

It’s slightly faster.

The Google Pixel 2 might ship with revised internal hardware from Qualcomm in the form of a new processor, the Snapdragon 836. That’s according to silicon rumormonger Fudzilla, which offers up the following plausible but completely unsurprising info, courtesy of its sources:

The Pixel 2 phones will be the first to ship with Snapdragon 836 The chip itself will supposedly be a minor revision to the 835, with a small bump to maximum  [Read More…]

Replace your busted phone with a 64GB Moto G4 Plus for just $200

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time with a great deal on the unlocked Moto G4 Plus!

Is your current phone aging poorly but you don’t have a ton of cash to drop on a new one? If so, you’ll want to check out B&H’s Deal Zone today for a sweet offer on the 4th-gen Moto G4 Plus, dropping the price to just $ 199.99 This is a $ 100 savings on the unlocked phone and brings  [Read More…]

Razer may be considering building a phone for gamers

Razer is no stranger to smartphones, having bought Nextbit earlier this year. Now reports are saying the company might be building a phone specifically for gamers.

The company already has mobile apps for its services like Cortex as well as a wearable device, so a phone isn’t a stretch. We don’t know if it would be under the Razer or Nextbit name, but the focus on gamers hints at the former.

The company is planning an IPO in Hong Kong around October,  [Read More…]

Essential Phone is coming ‘in a few weeks’ after certification delay

A deadline apparently isn’t essential to the Essential Phone.

Andy Rubin’s bizarre, bezel-less Essential Phone went up for order at the end of May. It was promised to ship in June. It is now the middle of July, and still the Essential Phone is not in buyers’ hands. And it’s not going to be in buyers’ hands for another couple of weeks, but today Essential is acknowledging their delays in an email sent to early registrants (and  [Read More…]

Razer looking to build gaming-focused phone with fresh funds from stock IPO

Well, this is an expected turn of events.

Razer is developing a gaming-focused smartphone, but the launch could potentially hinge on whether it can raise money from the stock market with an IPO (initial public offering) in Hong Kong. The potential IPO could value the gaming hardware company at up to $ 5 billion, making it one of the biggest IPOs in years. Rumor has it the offering could come as soon as October.

With the funding  [Read More…]

Essential Phone should be available within a few weeks

The Essential Phone is backed by Android founder Andy Ruben so we all expect something special. Sure enough, it looked fantastic and we couldn’t wait to get our hands on one. Unfortunately the shipping window that was communicated when the device launched was missed. The Essential Phone was meant to ship in June but now […]

Best phone mounts for PlayStation 4

With a phone mount, you can play no matter where you are.

PlayStation 4 is a beloved console because it has hundreds of excellent games, access to movies through Sony’s store, and plenty of apps that let you get at the content you want to enjoy. What if you’re not able to snag the television from your roomie, though? Well, if for whatever reason you can’t play on that sweet big screen, you can utilize the popular  [Read More…]

Google Play Protect now widely available, keeping your phone safe from bad apps

There’s a new interface to the app security on your phone.

Google’s new (and now properly branded) security system, Google Play Protect, is now widely available and should at this point be active on any phone with the latest version of Google Play Services. After a slow rollout with varied reports that Play Protect was available, as we look at our own devices here every one of them has it.

Google announced Play Protect back  [Read More…]

Grab this beautiful, compact, quad-core phone for under $70!

Over at Light in the Box, they’re having a huge sale on Leagoo devices. On Monday we told you about the Leagoo Z1C that you could pick up for only $ 29.99 and yesterday we told you how you could save $ 200 on the Leagoo M8 Pro. Today, we have another amazing deal for you. If you […]