Tag Archive: Smartphone


Do you want a notch on your next smartphone?

Welcome to the future.

Ever since the Essential Phone was announced last May, there’s been a heated debate over the notch. Later introduced on phones like the iPhone X, Huawei P20 Pro, and upcoming LG G7, the notch has become a heated point of debate for smartphone users everywhere.

The notch does technically allow for more screen area at the top of a phone compared to having a full strip of bezel, but at the same time,  [Read More…]

OnePlus 5T vs Nokia 7 Plus (Smartphone Showdown)

The Nokia 7 Plus is expected to arrive in the US at some point this year. While we wait, we take a look at how the phone stacks up against the competition.

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Samsung Galaxy S9 rated as best smartphone by Consumer Reports

The Samsung Galaxy S9 tops the competition including the iPhone X or iPhone 8 Plus, according to Consumer Reports. See why that is.

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What’s the best way to clean your smartphone?

A clean phone is a happy phone.

Thanks to ultra-slim bezels, aluminum frames, and shiny glass backs, our smartphones are now more luxurious than they’ve ever been before. However, as great as they may look when they’re fresh out of the box, just about everyone knows that those good looks can quickly start to fade after a few days of normal use.

Since we take our smartphones just about everywhere, they have a tendency to get really  [Read More…]

Huawei’s first 5G smartphone will make its debut in Q3 2019

Huawei’s upcoming 5G smartphone will feature the company’s own 5G modem.

Huawei has kicked off the 2018 edition of its global analyst summit in Shenzhen, with the Chinese manufacturer detailing plans for the next year. With 5G set to gain momentum next year, Huawei has announced that its first 5G-enabled smartphone will be making its debut in the latter half of 2019.

Given the timing of the launch, it’s not unlikely to expect that Huawei’s first 5G  [Read More…]

Bluboo D5 Pro is a sleek, yet budget smartphone, now on pre-sale (Promoted)

Bluboo is now offering the tri-bezeless D5 Pro for pre-order. And until April 15, you can get it for the promotional price of $ 99.99.

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Xiaomi is setting up three new smartphone factories in India to meet demand

Xiaomi is furthering its commitment to local manufacturing by setting up three new factories in India.

Xiaomi started assembling phones in India back in 2015 — committing to the government’s Make in India initiative — and now the company is announcing that it is launching three new smartphone manufacturing facilities in the country. Xiaomi made the announcement at its inaugural Supplier Investment Summit, where it is hosting 50 global smartphone component suppliers to educate them about the  [Read More…]

How to clean and disinfect your Android smartphone

Regardless of the Android phone you’re carrying, make sure it’s clean enough for you — and your loved ones, too.

You’ve seen the statistics, but have you seen the evidence? Awhile back, Buzzfeed kept a lively bunch of Petri dishes colonized with the same bacteria found on the smartphones of several colleagues. The unfortunate discovery was that there were actual pathogens found on the phones; essentially, potentially disease-causing strains of bacteria.

Whether you’re a germaphobe, or someone  [Read More…]

UMIDIGI A1 Pro is an entry-level smartphone for the modern era (Promoted)

Who says entry-level phones have to be bad? UMIDIGI’s upcoming A1 Pro comes with a modern 18:9 aspect ratio, face unlock and dual-cameras on the back.

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RAVPower’s 12000mAh smartphone portable battery charger is only $14 right now

Feel the power.

This RAVPower 12000mAh power bank is down to $ 13.79 with code 40PB061S3 on Amazon. The price is one of the lowest we’ve ever seen and matches a deal that died rather quickly a couple days ago. Without the code, it sells for around $ 23 so you’re saving a nice chunk off that.

The device has two charging ports with a combined 3.4A output that work with both iOS and Android phones. It  [Read More…]