Tag Archive: Phone


Best Selfie Camera Phone in 2018

The front-facing camera is the window to your soul. Here’s the best one.

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Best overall Google Pixel 2 / Pixel 2 XL

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The Google Pixel 2 takes amazing selfies. Google’s 8MP front-facing camera may not have the autofocus of the Galaxy S9, but it doesn’t need it: it’s incredible at picking up the foreground subject (that’s  [Read More…]

What was your first Android phone?

We’ve come a long way.

Over the past couple weeks, we’ve seen Samsung – one of the world’s biggest smartphone brands – updating a lot of its hardware to Android 8.0 Oreo. Oreo is one of my favorite versions of the OS to-date, as it offers the best user experience ever found on Android, and it’s great that more people than ever are finally getting the chance to experience it.

It’s certainly exciting to look forward and  [Read More…]

Teaser shows off Xiaomi’s upcoming gaming-focused Black Shark phone

Xiaomi could be going after the Razer Phone with its upcoming Black Shark device.

Xiaomi is getting ready to launch a gaming-oriented phone, similar to what we’ve seen with the Razer Phone. The phone is slated for an official unveil next Friday, April 13, and a new teaser out of Weibo (via Gear) gives us a glimpse at the design language. There isn’t much to see, but at least we can look forward to a phone with rounded corners  [Read More…]

Best Android Phone for Gamers in 2018

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Best overall Samsung Galaxy S9

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When considering the best phone for gamers, it comes down to three considerations: performance, display, and battery life. The Galaxy S9 check all of those boxes as it soundly bumps its predecessor from the top spot on this list. Maintaining a nearly identical form factor from the Galaxy S8, it’s the subtle improvements to the display and performance that  [Read More…]

Get a lifetime second phone line for your Android for only $25

Whether it’s selling items on Craigslist, separating work from personal life, signing up for online services, or something else, you need a second phone line. We’ve got an exclusive deal to help our readers save ton on a lifetime Hushed account.

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The first mobile phone call was made 45 years ago, Motorola celebrates with deals

Did you know that today 45 years ago, the first mobile phone call was made? Well you can celebrate with Motorola and get discounts on some awesome products.

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MIUI 9.5 lets you restore data from a previous Android phone — and that’s a big deal

MIUI finally lets you restore data from a previous Android phone linked to your Google account.

The Mi Mix 2S is the first Xiaomi phone to come with Oreo out of the box, and it has a slew of new features that make it stand out from previous Xiaomi flagships. I talked about the hardware changes in my preview of the device, but there’s plenty to talk about on the software front as well. MIUI 9.5 now  [Read More…]

Android Phone With The Best Camera of 2018

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We’re keeping an eye on the newly-announced Huawei P20 Pro, which appears to be ready to beat all the phones on this list, but we’re running it through its paces before crowing it the new champ. Stay tuned.

Best overall Google Pixel 2 / 2 XL

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Google’s Pixel 2 and 2 XL don’t have amazing camera hardware, but still manage to take amazing photos in  [Read More…]

ZTE’s first Android Go phone is now available for purchase in the US

US customers looking for an affordable smartphone, can consider the ZTE Tempo Go as of this week. It’s the first Android Go phone to go on sale in the country.

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I wish there was a Chrome phone

The next big thing needs to have learned from the mistakes of the past.

Now that Chrome is a full-on tablet operating system, there is only one more frontier — the smartphone.

It’s not that anything was changed in Chrome to run it on a tablet. Once Android apps started to run natively in Chrome I knew it was coming. It just took actual companies who make actual products a bit more time to catch up. Maybe  [Read More…]