Tag Archive: View


Honor View 20: Everything you need to know!

Say hello to one of 2019’s first big flagships.

2018 was a year that we saw a lot of “affordable flagships” hit the scene. There were the usual offerings from OnePlus, a surprise hit with the Pocophone F1, and at the beginning of the year, the Honor View 10.

The Honor View 10 brought a lot to the table, including a premium design, great cameras, fantastic battery life, and a lot more for only $ 499 in  [Read More…]

ZTE Blade Max View review

After some time on the sidelines, Chinese manufacturer ZTE is back in the US. Staging a comeback of sorts, the phone maker has seen its fair share of troubles after running afoul of the government for doing business with Iran. With that in the rear view mirror, and a promise to keep things on the up-and-up, ZTE is ready to tackle the unlocked market again in the United States.

One of its first efforts as it dips its toes in  [Read More…]

Honor View 20 first look: All screen, no notch, 48MP camera

An early glimpse of the future of smartphone design.

In the run up to its January 22 global launch, Honor has unveiled the first details around its next display-centric handset, the Honor View 20. The successor to the View 10 takes the focus on screen-to-body ratios to new heights, with a new notch-defeating design similar to Samsung’s Infinity-O. It’s a step closer to the smartphone ideal of a full-display handset, with only a tiny chin and a  [Read More…]

Honor shares the first photos taken from the View 20’s 48MP camera

Honor’s upcoming View 20 flagship has a 48MP camera at the back.

Xiaomi isn’t the only manufacturer set to launch a phone with a 48MP camera, as Honor confirmed today that its upcoming flagship will also sport Sony’s IMX586 48MP imaging sensor at the back.

Honor also revealed that the phone will be powered by the Kirin 980, and that it will have an in-display cutout for the front camera. The timing suggests the upcoming flagship will  [Read More…]

Want a Smart Display that can rock the house? The JBL Link View is for you!

Best answer: The JBL Link View is the best-sounding Smart Display you can buy. It has powerful bass, crisp highs, and loud volume that’ll rock your house with heart-pounding tunes.

Best Buy: JBL Link View ($ 250)

JBL’s Link View sounds better than any other Smart Display

Without a doubt, the JBL Link View is the Smart Display we recommend for buyers that want the best-sounding one they can get.

Equipped with two 51mm drivers and  [Read More…]

Lenovo Smart Display vs. JBL Link View: Which should you buy?

In 2018, it’s possible to turn any home into a smart one. From smart bulbs, speakers, displays and more, we’ve got the buying advice you need to get the tech that’s right for you.

Lenovo Smart Display

Perfect for the kitchen

$ 200 – $ 250 at Best Buy

Pros Available in two sizes Unique design Extremely loud speakers Webcam w/ physical cover Cons Big Veritcal mode is mostly useless

The Lenovo Smart Display is  [Read More…]

JBL Link View review: The best-sounding Smart Display yet

JBL’s first Smart Display is a joy to use.

Despite being just a few months old, Google’s Smart Displays are already off to a great start. Lenovo kicked things off in July with the Lenovo Smart Display that proved to be the ultimate kitchen companion, and in early October, the Google Home Hub premiered as an adorable and compact display for your bedroom, office, and really anywhere else.

In between both of those is the JBL Link  [Read More…]

JBL Link View review: A smart display with lots of potential not yet realized

These days smart speakers are nothing new but they are still evolving. Just as with the Echo and later the Echo Show, Amazon was first to the party. Now, Google is once again playing catch up with their very own smart displays hitting the market. First came the Lenovo Smart Display which was quickly followed by the JBL Link View. At this moment they are the only two players in the market for a Google Assistant powered smart display. For  [Read More…]

Honor puts the View 10 and 7X on sale for Labor Day

Just in time for Labor Day, it looks like Honor is having a sale on two of its most popular phones, the Honor View10 and the Honor 7X. The latter starts its sale on August 31st and ends September 5th, while the former runs from September 3rd through the 30th. Both are getting a pretty significant discount: the Honor View10 will drop down to $ 429 (from $ 499) while the 7X will cost just $ 179.99 (down from $  [Read More…]

The JBL Link View is the next Google Assistant smart display you can pre-order starting now

It’s only been days since the first Google Assistant enabled smart display went up for order from Lenovo and now we have another contender from JBL. The JBL Link view can be pre-ordered starting today from JBL’s site for $ 250. It comes with an 8-inch screen and two 10w speakers on either side of the display.

Music your way

Considering the JBL Link View and Lenovo Smart Display are both Google Assistant speakers, they will both have similar features.  [Read More…]