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It’s a really interesting time of year for smartphone fans. If you’re an early adopter of tech, the next couple of weeks will be a lot of fun. With multiple flagship handsets on the horizon, we’ll definitely be watching closely.

Now is also a great time to consider new gadgets to enhance the phone experience. You’ll surely want to pair that upcoming device with some accessories, right?

The Weekend Recommender is our chance to share some of the better tech items that  [Read More…]

Google reveals new Daydream controllers for Lenovo Mirage Solo

All Daydream owners can also run any Android app/game in VR.

Google’s Daydream VR offers one of the best mobile virtual reality experiences around, and today, a few big improvements for the platform were announced to take it even further throughout 2018 and beyond.

First up, Google has some cool stuff coming for the Lenovo Mirage Solo — the first standalone Daydream headset. The Mirage Solo is capable of six degrees of freedom tracking (6DoF), meaning Daydream  [Read More…]

How to Chromecast footage from your Lenovo Mirage Solo

A Chromecast is on of the best accessories for your Mirage Solo.

Gaming in virtual reality has a giant draw: total isolation. With the headset covering your eyes and some big headphones cutting off any outside noise, you can be completely immersed in your game. This also means that no one else can watch you play your game, since you’re not going to squeeze another person into the headset while you’re wearing it. Fortunately, it’s really easy  [Read More…]

How to share screenshots from your Lenovo Mirage Solo

If it looks stupid but it works, it’s still kinda stupid.

While game achievements exist, not every game supports them. And when things are going wrong on your device, sharing a screenshot is the easiest way to get it resolved. Unfortunately, your options are a bit… limited if you’re using the Lenovo Mirage Solo.

Here’s how to share screenshots from the Lenovo Mirage Solo!

What doesn’t work

Most Android devices take a screenshot the same  [Read More…]

How to factory reset your Lenovo Mirage Solo

Playing around in VR is fun, but sometimes you need to give your headset to someone else.

Let’s say you bought someone a slick VR headset for their birthday. Let’s also say you decided to try the headset for yourself because why not? Now you’re faced with a conundrum: you can’t just leave your account signed into the headset, or that’d be a dead giveaway. Fortunately, it’s not hard to perform a factory reset, and they’ll be  [Read More…]

Best microSD Cards for Lenovo Mirage Solo

Temper your expectations.

Lenovo’s Mirage Solo is a compelling option for those that love virtual reality, since you don’t need to buy an expensive phone just to enjoy VR. The Mirage Solo offers 32GB or 64GB of internal storage, but while it includes a microSD slot, it’s not what you’re expecting.

Here’s what you can do with a microSD card in the Mirage Solo, and the best cards!

What can you do with a microSD card in  [Read More…]

Studio 19 Solo E500X-EQ review: This expensive speaker is close to perfect

In a world where you typically need to choose between outstanding sound quality or portability, the Studio 19 Solo EQ offers both.

There’s an abundance of speakers out there in 2018 to fit practically any need you have — top-end options from Sonos, smart assistant speakers from Amazon and Google, and a ton of Bluetooth speakers at practically every conceivable price point.

It can be hard to stand out from the pack — but Studio 19’s Solo  [Read More…]

Best battery backups for Lenovo Mirage Solo

Never lose any battery.

With the Lenovo Mirage Solo coming out, you might be wondering how you can take it around with you wherever you go. Since it is USB-C, you can’t go to any store to grab any charger that they sell.

These are the best ways to keep your Lenovo Mirage Solo going while on the go.

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Anker PowerCore+ Charger

This Anker portable charger is a  [Read More…]

Best Headphones for Lenovo Mirage Solo

Just get the new Lenovo Mirage Solo? Check out these headphones!

The new Lenovo Mirage Solo is a great way to get into virtual reality, since you don’t need to go through the hassle of strapping your phone into an enclosure. Just strap the headset on, and you’ll be transported to a whole new virtual world. The Mirage Solo doesn’t include any speakers or Bluetooth support, so unless you want that virtual world to be silent, you’ll need some  [Read More…]

Lenovo Mirage Solo review: Two steps forward, one step back

Lots of cool ideas, but very little to actually do right now.

Ask people who have not yet bought a VR headset why they don’t have one and you usually get one of three answers. Either the headsets are too expensive when you add in the cost of the still-necessary powerful PC, the cable connecting you to a big box is awkward and not fun, or the headset requires you to use your phone and your phone  [Read More…]