Tag Archive: Reasons


MrMobile on the LG V40: Five reasons to buy it – and 900 to hold off

On paper, the LG V40 is the phone I’ve always wanted LG to make. Standard, ultrawide and telephoto cameras on the back plus narrow- and wide-angle options up front makes for a penta-camera powerhouse that seemed predestined for my pocket. But then two things happened: I used the phone in the real world for a week … and LG released its official pricing. When I factor in my own inconsistent experience with the spectre of spending $  [Read More…]

Five reasons the OnePlus 6T gets us super excited

I don’t know about you, but October is shaping up to be quite an exciting month, especially for one reason in particular. Sure, Google is expected to unveil the Pixel 3, which is nice and all, but honestly what gets us even more excited is the possibility that the OnePlus 6T might launch on October 17.

The OnePlus 5T was announced in November of last year, so if the rumors are true, the 6T will arrive a little bit earlier  [Read More…]

4 reasons you should get into the Sonos ecosystem right now

Now’s the time to jump aboard the Sonos train.

Thanks to gadgets like the Amazon Echo and Google Home, smart speakers have quickly become one of the hottest consumer tech gadgets around. It’s been great fun seeing this new product category come to life, and in addition to new brands emerging to jump aboard this train, other companies have been learning to adapt and change their ways to beat Amazon and Google at their own game.

One  [Read More…]

4 reasons to buy the Galaxy Note 9 over the Galaxy S9+

The S Pen isn’t the only difference.

Though very similar, the Galaxy Note 9’s plus-sized battery, and the ability to take notes using the exceptional S Pen, make it worth the extra money over the Galaxy S9+.

A great, big phone: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 ($ 1000 at Amazon)

S Pen

A Galaxy Note just wouldn’t be right without the S Pen. Samsung’s unique stylus has always been a highlight of the Note  [Read More…]

Here are seven reasons why you should buy the UMIDIGI Z2 Pro (Promoted)

The UMIDIGI Z2 Pro just went on sale a few days ago with a great price tag. Well if you’re still not convinced whether the phone is for you, here are 7 reasons that might convince you that you absolutely need to get the Z2 Pro.

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The top reasons to use a VPN on your phone

It never hurts to be a little more secure.

You’ve probably heard your security-conscious friends talking about their favorite VPNs from time to time, and why using one is so important — or maybe you are the security-conscious friend having these conversations — but what exactly is a VPN, and why should you be using it?

VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. It’s basically a way for you to connect to the internet without your ISP or  [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…]

4 reasons I want a Lenovo Smart Display over a Google Home

The Google Home has finally met its match.

Ever since Google first announced its Smart Display platform back at CES in January, I’ve been more than eager to get my hands on one to experience the future of living with the Google Assistant in my home. I use my Google Home and Home Mini every day for a variety of things, and as much as I love them, the idea of essentially having one with a screen  [Read More…]

Top 3 reasons to buy a Chromebook over a cheap Windows laptop

You don’t have to spend a lot on a Chromebook to get a machine that will last and let you keep your sanity.

When looking for a new computer, you may think that the only things you need to really consider are price, storage, screen resolution, and how heavy it’s going to be to lug around, but before all of that, consider what operating system is really going to give you the best experience and performance. While  [Read More…]

4 reasons you should buy an unlocked Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 from Amazon in the U.S.

The Mi Mix 2 combines an interesting design aesthetic with global LTE bands, and is available for $ 399.

The Mi Mix 2 continues to be one of the best phones Xiaomi has released to date. The phone took the first-gen Mi Mix’s design aesthetic —with ultra-thin bezels on three sides — and shrunk it down to a more manageable 5.99-inch display.

The phone has a unique design that sets it apart from the rest of the  [Read More…]