Tag Archive: Upgrading


Upgrading your phone? Here’s what to do if you’re selling the old one

The Samsung Galaxy S9, LG G7 ThinQ, HTC U12+, and OnePlus 6 are all beautiful new devices that tempt customers to open up their wallets. Rightfully so — they’re all great! But if this is a replacement or upgrade, you’ll likely have to figure out what to so with the current one.

What to do? Throw it in a drawer? Make it a Wi-Fi only phone? Give it to the kids? Or, do you sell your phone?

If you’re in the market for  [Read More…]

Do you plan on upgrading to the Galaxy Note 9?

Samsung’s playing it safe this year.

Leaked renders of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 surfaced on June 6, and to not much surprise, revealed that the phone will look eerily similar to the Note 8.

We’re still expecting the Note 9 to come equipped with a faster processor, new software features, and improved cameras, but when it comes to its design, it doesn’t appear that we’ll be seeing much change at all.

Some of the Android Central  [Read More…]

Is it worth upgrading to the Galaxy S9?

To Plus or not to Plus.

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ phones are nearly identical to one another, but Samsung tried something different this year. Although the S9 and S9+ have a lot of similarities, only the S9 Plus offers 2GB more RAM, a 500mAh larger battery, and dual rear cameras.

One of our forum users is thinking about switching to the regular Galaxy S9 as they want something smaller than their Pixel 2 XL, but the  [Read More…]

Philips is upgrading the Hue line in all the best ways

There’s a whole lot of great news coming for Hue owners today.

Philips has announced updates across the entire Hue line of smart bulbs, making it easier to fill either a single room or a whole house with lots of new options. It’s the biggest update to the Hue lineup since the switch to the new square sync box, complete with pricing options that are slightly easier for new users to swallow.

Everything starts with  [Read More…]

This $9 Anker Solid-State Drive enclosure is crucial when upgrading your laptop

This new deal from Thrifter can help you convert your internal SSD into an external portable drive!

This Anker USB 3.0 2.5-inch enclosure case is down to $ 8.99 with code when you enter ANKERABA at checkout. Without an active coupon code, this enclosure’s regular street price is $ 12.99. This deal is an easy 30% discount off the regular price.

This enclosure is a must-have for those of your looking to upgrade your laptop with a new SSD  [Read More…]

Best hard drive for upgrading your PlayStation 4 storage

Get all the space you need with an external hard drive.

While your PlayStation 4 might initially seem like it has all the space in the world for games, apps, and movies, eventually you’re going to run out of room. Instead of deleting old saves or removing games from your system entirely, you can upgrade your space with an external hard drive. We’ve got the details on how to pick the right one here!

Why you’ll want  [Read More…]

Will you be upgrading to the Galaxy Note 7?

Will you be upgrading to the Galaxy Note 7?

Samsung’s latest flagship comes out on August 19, and the Galaxy Note 7 is shaping up to be one of the company’s best phones ever — and possibly one of the best Android phones ever.

But there are so many great devices out there right now, and practically all of them are less expensive. From the OnePlus 3, which costs less than half the Note 7, to  [Read More…]

Are you upgrading to an LG G5 this year?

LG made a lot of changes this year — were they enough to make you move to the G5?

Every time a new leading phone comes out, we end up asking ourselves the question of whether now is the time to make the jump from our current phone to the new hotness. MWC 2016 brought a lot of enticing options, but of course a large portion of the talk was around the LG  [Read More…]

Are you upgrading to a Galaxy S7 this year?

The Samsung Galaxy S7 is official! And, in fact, there are two of them. There’s the smaller, proper Galaxy S7 (with a 5.1-inch display and a 3,000 mAh battery), and the larger (5.5-inch) Galaxy S7 edge, with a mondo 3,600 mAh battery. And that edge display. Both should be excellent. If you’ve yet to check out our initial hands-on, you definitely should do so.

And now for the tough question: Are you going to be upgrading to  [Read More…]

Upgrading to leather: Taking your LG G4 to the next level

Gone with plastic out of the box? It’s easy to swap in a more premium back panel for your G4

In the weeks a head, thousands if not millions of buyers in the West will be getting their hands on the LG G4 in both plastic and leather flavors. But with the carriers likely to be getting their claws into the more attractive leather G4 variants, getting it might not be practical to get hold of  [Read More…]