Tag Archive: Phone


This could be Palm’s first-ever Android phone

The Palm Pepito will be sold exclusively on Verizon in the U.S. for an unknown price.

After bringing back the BlackBerry brand to much success, TCL confirmed earlier this year that it also has plans to release a Palm-branded Android phone at some point in 2018. Now, thanks to a new report from Android Police, we have our very first glimpse as to what that device will look like.

Currently codenamed as the Palm Pepito, the phone  [Read More…]

How to send links from your phone to Chrome for Daydream

You don’t have mess with the virtual keyboard to get to your favorite sites.

While Google Daydream has plenty of great games and other apps available for your virtual media consumption, browsing the web has been… trickier. If you wanted to browse Google Chrome on your Daydream headset, you’d have to open the web page on your phone, place your phone in the VR headset, and get the headset closed without accidentally hitting a navigation button. With  [Read More…]

Your next great mid-range phone may have the new Snapdragon 670

Every year, flagship phones get more expensive but harder to differentiate from their mid-range and budget counterparts. It’s not that those $ 700+ phones are getting worse but that, as the technology inside them matures, their features get commoditized and brought down to less expensive silicon.

That’s why the Snapdragon 670 is exciting. It’s the sequel to the Snapdragon 660 we see in devices like the BlackBerry KEY2, but it’s much closer to the newly-announced Snapdragon  [Read More…]

Red Hydrogen One phone official release delayed with early access for developers

Some bad news good news here for all you Red fans hoping to try out their Hydrogen One phone with the holographic display. The bad news is, it won’t be as soon as you had hoped because of more delays. The good news is the Red Hydrogen One has an official release date of October 9th for pre-orders and November 2nd for carrier models.

Beginning November 2nd AT&T, Verizon, and Telcel in Mexico will offer the Aluminum Red Hydrogen One  [Read More…]

Six reasons to consider the Umidigi One Pro for your next phone purchase

The Umidigi One and One Pro are now available at Umidigi’s AliExpress Store, for the ridiculously low price of $ 139.99. That low price doesn’t tell the whole story though, as the Umidigi One Pro is more than just a great value. Here are a few of them.

1. Crisp, 19:9 bezel-less display

With notched screens becoming all the rage in recent months, as well as the 19:9 display popularized by the iPhone X, Umidigi wanted to give consumers an  [Read More…]

Refresh your phone accessories with discounts on Anker cables, chargers and more

Keep your phone charged and protected throughout the school day.

This week only, Anker is offering various Back to School deals on smartphone accessories and tech that’ll be super helpful for those getting back in the groove of classes. You’ll need to use the code ANKERBTS during checkout to activate the deal for each item. Prices start as low as $ 5 on essentials like iPhone X cases, USB wall chargers, and charging cables, but you only  [Read More…]

How do I know if my phone is unlocked?

An unlocked phone is the key to getting service from an alternative carrier.

You’ve probably heard a lot of talk about using MVNO carriers as a way to find a cheaper alternative for service. It’s something that’s gaining popularity and while it isn’t exactly mainstream just yet, it’s getting there. We think that’s great because having even more choices can’t be a bad thing. But in most cases, before you can try any other service provider, you’ll  [Read More…]

Android 9 Pie just dropped and you can already install it on your Essential Phone

Android 9 Pie finally got its name, it’s rolling out to Pixel phones, and the factory images are up. Usually, this is only exciting for owners of Google phones.

This time things are a little different if you’re the proud owner of the Essential Phone. Almost immediately Essential announced the Android Pie update would be available for their phone.

 

We’re proud to bring Android 9 Pie to Essential Phone the same day it’s released! Check your phone now  [Read More…]

Honor Play hands-on: A gaming phone for the masses

The Honor Play brings the Kirin 970 to the $ 300 price point.

Honor is now the fifth-largest handset manufacturer in India, and the brand is continuing to build momentum in the country with its latest product. The Honor Play is the third phone Honor has launched in the country over the last three months, and it’s clear that the Chinese manufacturer is going after Xiaomi’s Mi A2, which is slated to launch in the country later  [Read More…]

ASUS Zenfone Live (L1) is a new Android Go phone, available in the US

The Android Go family is expanding in the US. After the likes of Nokia, Alcatel, ZTE and Motorola, ASUS too has unveiled a new smartphone that runs Google’s stripped-down version of Android. The device is called the ASUS Zenfone Live (L1) and is available for purchase from Best Buy for only $ 109.99.

Android Go is comprised of three optimized main areas: the operating system, Google Play Store and Google apps. These have been reinterpreted in order to provide a  [Read More…]