Tag Archive: Phone

Nubia’s Red Magic Mars gaming phone is coming to North America and Europe

Nubia will kick off sales of its latest gaming phone in North America and Europe from January 31.

Android gaming is seeing a resurgence following the immense success of battle royale titles like PUBG and Fortnite, and manufacturers are catering to the demand with gaming-centric phones. We’ve already seen the likes of the ASUS ROG Phone, Vivo NEX, Razer Phone 2, and Xiaomi’s Black Shark sub-brand, and Nubia is announcing today that it will start selling its  [Read More…]

Know where you’re going with this discounted car phone mount for only $6

Secure your phone for the ride at a discount.

The last thing you should be doing while driving is messing around with your phone. It doesn’t help that GPS apps can be extremely handy on the road, which is why you need something like Penom’s Universal Phone Mount for your car. It clips onto your vehicle’s air vent to secure your phone for the ride allowing you to watch the road and the next turn on your  [Read More…]

Accidentally dismiss a notification on your phone? Here’s how to retrieve it!

Google has improved the notifications system on the Android OS a lot over the years, introducing various intuitive features along the way. Take, for instance, the ability to snooze them for a particular amount of time, or even block notifications from an app altogether.

However, there is one particular option which Google has not yet implemented in its Android OS. We’re talking, of course, about the ability to view the history of all notifications you have received. Taking things a  [Read More…]

What new Samsung phone do you plan on buying in 2019?

So many to choose from.

2019 has officially arrived, and with a new year comes new resolutions, goals, and — of course — tech. Throughout the year, one company you’ll want to really keep an eye on is Samsung.

In regards to its flagship phone releases for the year, we’re expecting to see the Galaxy S10, S10 Lite, S10 Plus, a special 5G version of the S10, the Galaxy Note 10, and Samsung’s foldable “Galaxy X” phone.

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ASUS ROG Phone review: A gaming phone that actually deserves the name

Finally, a complete thought instead of an obvious cash grab.

If you’d asked me two months ago what my least favorite smartphone trend in the last couple of years was, I’d have said the rise of the “gaming phone” was pretty close to the top. And a lot of that has to do with the minimal effort that went into creating what I we’re supposed to believe is a premium experience for gamers. But when you sit  [Read More…]

Razer Phone 2 vs. ASUS ROG Phone: Which should you buy?

The idea of a ‘smartphone for gamers’ is still somewhat of a novelty concept — but the two gaming smartphones release in 2018 are anything but novelty devices. We’ve game-tested the top offerings from ASUS and Razer to determine which one comes out on top.

Razer Phone 2

Refined design

$ 700 at Amazon

Pros Top specs provide best gaming experience 120Hz display is vibrant and bright Battery life is still great Added water resistance and  [Read More…]

How to set up your new Pixel phone

So, you just got a new Pixel phone. Awesome! Google’s Pixel devices are among the best money can buy, and now that you own one, you’re probably eager to get it set up so you can start using it. Here’s a step-by-step guide of what to expect during that initial set up process.

Products used in this guide Google Store: Google Pixel 3 ($ 799) How to set up your new Pixel phone Tap the blue Start button  [Read More…]

Dirac’s latest breakthrough delivers deeper bass to your phone

Dirac Bass is designed to deliver ‘cleaner and deeper bass’ on phones.

Dirac is a Swedish audio optimization company that works with leading Android manufacturers to tailor customized audio solutions on their devices. We’ve looked at how the company worked with Xiaomi over the years to fine-tune the audio on the Chinese manufacturer’s phones, and now Dirac is debuting its latest solution aimed at delivering better sound.

With Dirac Bass, the company says it will offer deeper,  [Read More…]

Outfit your favorite phone, tablet, or laptop with 30% off all Speck cases

Cases for everyone!

Right now through Christmas Day, you can save up to 30% sitewide at Speck. The site includes cases for phones, tablets, and computers and covers companies from Apple to Microsoft to Amazon. The only exclusions from the sale include cases that are already on sale, so you’re saving either way. Get free shipping on all orders, too, or pay an extra $ 5 for faster two-day shipping. That’s especially important if you’re looking for  [Read More…]

Here are the basic steps for setting up your new Samsung Galaxy phone

Samsung has streamlined its setup process in the last few generations, but there are still several extra steps compared to other phones as Samsung injects its own steps alongside Google’s. The process is self-explanatory, but we have all of the information and tips you need to know about as you go through each step.

Products used in this guide Amazon: Samsung Galaxy S9 ($ 620) Amazon: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 ($ 900) How to set up your Galaxy  [Read More…]