Tag Archive: Year


A new Motorola Razr will be released this year as a $1,500 foldable phone

Only 200,000 units will be made.

The Motorola Razr — yes, that Razr — is apparently making a comeback in 2019 and will be released exclusively on Verizon as soon as this February.

We’ll give that a minute to sink it. You good? Let’s continue.

According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, the new Razr is being made by Lenovo and will feature a foldable screen. That “folding screen” could mean it’ll have a flip-phone  [Read More…]

The Snapdragon 855 is a benchmarking beast in a year that needs the power

Bring it on.

Last year, we told you that while the Snapdragon 845 was an incredibly powerful chip that pushed Qualcomm forward in a number of ways, its benchmark numbers didn’t really matter. At least they didn’t back in February, before the first devices running the new flagship processor were on the market.

See, every year, prior to releasing its biggest-and-best platforms into the wild, Qualcomm builds a bunch of bulky, nondescript Android devices that manufacturers and,  [Read More…]

New year, new leaks: OnePlus 7 shows up without a notch or hole punch

No notch, no punch, and no big bezels in sight begs the question: where the heck is the OnePlus 7’s front camera?

The OnePlus 6T has been out for three months and we’re three or four months from the release of the next OnePlus flagship, the OnePlus 7, and so it’s time to call a plumber: it’s leak season. There’s not a whole lot we know about what features the 7 will have — though we’ve made quite the  [Read More…]

AirSelfie has three new pocket-sized drones soaring out this year

Selfie sticks are so 2018.

AirSelfie just announced three new products you can look forward to this year. The creations unveiled at CES include the AIR 100, AIR Zen, and AIR Duo aerial cameras.

AirSelfie is known for making easy-to-use, hands-free pocket drones that can shoot HD photographs and videos. Coming this year, aside from the devices themselves, users will be able to access an app that lets them capture, edit, view, and share the content captured  [Read More…]

New year, new job? This $10 bundle will polish up your LinkedIn profile and resume

Is this the year you’ve resolved to start a new career? You’re ready to move on from that stagnant job or finally get rolling on something you’re passionate about. The problem? Your resume could use a lot of love.

If you’re ready to start shopping yourself around but afraid that your resume or LinkedIn profile aren’t up to par, you’ll be interested in what we’re offering in the AndroidGuys Deals Store.

Available for just $ 9.99, the Resume Writing (CV)  [Read More…]

This year, CES is going to get weird

I, like many of my peers, have a love-hate relationship with CES. I’ll spare you the diatribe about overcrowding, or traffic, or the garish lights and artificial air of the Las Vegas strip — if you’ve been there, you either love it or hate it.

But in years past, whether I was reporting more broadly for MobileSyrup or focused on Android for AC, there seemed to be a particular trend or movement — mobile, VR, AR, wearables, smart  [Read More…]

Google’s new Game of the Year is trendy trivia on your phone

It’s not enough to know the trend, you have to know what Google knows about it.

Google has packaged up its massive wealth of pop culture knowledge into a 20 question trivia game for everyone to enjoy. It’s called Game of the Year, and the whole point is to see how much you know about what went on this year. But you need to know more than whether you could hear Laurel or Yannie, you need to  [Read More…]

What’s your favorite phone this year? Vote now and win!

What’s your phone of the year? Vote now and enter to win!

What a year it’s been for smartphones. We’ve seen companies bring their best to the smartphone game — and then some — as the race to 5G approaches. Ahead of the next technology revolution, 2018 has seen companies push the boundaries of what we can expect from a flagship smartphone.

Samsung brought its best Note ever in the Galaxy Note 9; OnePlus released two incredible  [Read More…]

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8: One year later

We are nearing the end of 2018 and we have seen quite a few new flagships released. These include new handsets from OnePlus, Google, and others.

But what about one of the best handsets of 2017 with the Samsung Galaxy Note 8? Has it stood up against the test of time and survived phone-pocalypse 2018? Let’s find out.

Specs Display: 6.3-inch Super AMOLED, 2960 x 1440 Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 RAM: 6GB Storage: 64GB, expandable via microSD card Front camera:  [Read More…]

What is MrMobile’s Phone of the Year? The results are in – find out here!

Hundreds of products, lots of them phones, and one of the most insane autumns in tech history. 2018 has had it all, from the quirky and downright ludicrous to the fabulous and outrageous, but which products stood out? This is MrMobile’s Best of 2018, bought to you by the folks at Unboxed.tv!

Best smartphone: Huawei Mate 20 Pro

The Mate 20 Pro is the reason my reviews of five other products have been delayed – because the  [Read More…]