Tag Archive: special


Realme X gets special editions in Onion and Garlic, because why not

You have never seen special editions like these before.

Realme just unveiled the Realme X series in China, and there’s a lot to like. The Realme X and Realme X Lite have interesting designs and offer decent hardware for under $ 250, making them a solid alternative to the likes of what Xiaomi and Honor offer in this space.

Most manufacturers also launch special editions to make their products stand out, and Realme is no different in  [Read More…]

Google Pay now automatically imports special offers from Gmail

Storing your special offers has never been easier

Google Pay has had the ability to store loyalty cards, coupons, and offers for some time now. However, if you’re anything like me, you never remember to manually add these. Thanks to Google, these savings will no longer escape you, because Google Pay now has the ability to copy them over automatically directly from your Gmail account.

It does take a tiny bit of effort on your part to  [Read More…]

Do I need a special HDMI to play games in 4K on PlayStation 4 Pro?

Best answer: Yes, you do need a premium HDMI cable to use the 4K features with your PlayStation 4 Pro. The cable your PlayStation Pro comes with is a premium HDMI cable so you shouldn’t have any worries. If you need to replace that cable, or you’re still experiencing any issues, here’s everything you need to know.

Trusty cable: AmazonBasics HL-007306 High-Speed HDMI Cable (From $ 6 at Amazon) How does the 4K experience improve my gaming?  [Read More…]

Here’s everything Apple announced at its March 25 Special Event

Credit cards, streaming services, and more.

On March 25, 2019, Apple held a special event at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino that was aptly called an “Apple Special Event.” Unlike most conferences that Apple holds, there weren’t any hardware announcements. Instead, this was all focused on new services being launched by the company.

None of the announcements really apply to Android, but if you want an idea of what our iPhone-touting friends have to look forward  [Read More…]

In shuttering Spotlight Stories, Google is losing something truly special

The coolest thing I’ve ever done with my phone isn’t happening anymore.

For me, it started with a little red hat. Seven years ago, Motorola sent me a box with instructions to check out something new from its ATAP group. The box contained something that looked like an elaborate pop-up book, a Moto X 2013, and a little red hat with an NFC tag in it. The hat belonged to a mouse named Pepe, and as soon  [Read More…]

Join us for a special live video version of the #ACPodcast on Oct 18 @ 11am

We’ll be live on October 18 at 8am PT / 11am ET / 4pm BST

The Android Central Podcast began in March 2010, long before Android was a household name. Back then, the site was run by a ragtag group of bloggers eager to tell the world about this incredible new mobile operating system, in an environment dominated by Motorola, HTC, BlackBerry and Apple. Things have changed a lot since then, and the crew that made up the  [Read More…]

Fossil’s Q smartwatches get special digital watch dials designed by Mandy Moore, KJ Apa

Back in August, Fossil unveiled its latest smartwatch efforts, the Q Venture HR and Q Explorist HR. These new wearables combine both fashion and technology into a chic, attractive package.

Now company unveiled a new collection of digital watch dials for the two models designed by Fossil’s new ambassadors that are bound to make them even more fashionable. Actress Mandy Moore, actor KJ Apa and artist Darryl Westly all joined forces with the fashion tech company to  [Read More…]

Labor Day Special: Learn a new language on any device, at your pace

Have you ever thought about learning a new language? Whether it’s understanding Spanish, French, Italian, or something else, there’s something really great about knowing more than just English. Not only that, but it can also be the difference in career paths for some of us.

Our Labor Day special is a highly discounted six-pack set from uTalk. Priced only $ 29.99 (save 90%), it’s everything you need to pick up a new language. For your money you’ll learn a second,  [Read More…]

Umidigi Z2 Special Edition: Why a Special Edition?

The Umidigi Z2 is one of the Chinese company’s most successful phones of 2018. It’s selling well, but buyers haven’t been thrilled with the main camera sensor – specifically, with the Bokeh effects and shooting in low-light situations. The Umidigi Z2 Pro features a better Samsung S5K2P7 sensor, but the price difference between the two is a bit prohibitive. This is where the Z2 Special Edition comes in.

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Meet the Umidigi Z2 Special Edition with new color and upgraded camera (Promoted)

Umidigi just officially unveiled the UMIDIGI Z2 Special Edition, with an upgraded rear camera sensor and a new color that looks to be an evolution of the recently-popular Twilight style. It sacrifices in other areas, though – specifically in the RAM department.

The standard Umidigi Z2 features a 6.2″, 19:9 FHD+ display with a 90% screen-to-body ratio, making it a true full-screen phone. It runs on a Helio P23 processor and 6/64GB RAM/ROM, so it should be up to handling  [Read More…]