Tag Archive: current


Can I use my current phone on an MVNO?

Best answer: If your phone works with the MVNO’s base network and is unlocked, you should be able to use it. However, some MVNOs, like Boost Mobile or Visible, will only activate specific phones.

Pure Android that works with most MVNOs: Pixel 3a ($ 400 at Best Buy) Highly compatible and affordable: Moto G7 Power ($ 250 at Best Buy) Four major networks

In the U.S., there are four major carriers with nationwide networks — AT&T, T-Mobile,  [Read More…]

How to fix slow Wi-Fi on your current router

There are a few things you can do to get better wireless performance from your router.

If you’re working from home for the first time, it can be a lot to get used to. It’s easy to feel isolated and overwhelmed, and the last thing you want to deal with is an unreliable internet connection. A stable Wi-Fi signal is an absolute necessity when you’re working from home, and it’s particularly infuriating when you’re in the middle  [Read More…]

How to increase the speed of your current Wi-Fi router

There are a few things you can do to get better wireless performance from your router.

If you’re working from home for the first time, it can be a lot to get used to. It’s easy to feel isolated and overwhelmed, and the last thing you want to deal with is an unreliable internet connection. A stable Wi-Fi signal is an absolute necessity when you’re working from home, and it’s particularly infuriating when you’re in the middle  [Read More…]

Nintendo PlayStation SNES up for auction with current bids over $200,000

The man, the myth, the legend. It can all be yours… for a couple hundred thousand.

What you need to know Sony and Nintendo once collaborated on an unreleased console. A prototype of the Nintendo PlayStation is now up for auction. Current bids stand at over $ 200,000 and only keep rising.

This is something you won’t be able to buy with any spare change lying around. The historic Nintendo PlayStation console, what was supposed to be  [Read More…]

Jabra Elite 75t review: Better than your current headphones

What do you buy if you don’t want AirPods? That’s the subject of an increasingly fierce debate among headphone and earbud enthusiasts around the internet, exacerbated in recent months by a slate of new entrants that force you, as the consumer, to pick between many strengths and a few weaknesses.

That’s because no company has got it entirely right. Some true wireless earbuds sound great but sacrifice portability or battery life. Some are tiny but tinny while others  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7 Pro gets a $100 price cut, current owners can get cashback

This takes the 7 Pro down to a more reasonable price for our neighbors to the north.

What you need to know OnePlus is reducing the price of all OnePlus 7 Pro configurations. Canadian 7 Pro owners are eligible for a cashback for phones puchased at the original price. Puts the new price range on the 7 Pro at $ 899-$ 1009, from $ 999-$ 1119.

Technology usually costs a little more up north, but the price  [Read More…]

What’s the current desktop setup at your home/office?

Sharing time!

Even though we spend most of our time talking about Android and the mobile gadgets they power here on AC, there’s always something to be said about a great desktop setup. As someone who’s been working from home for just about two years, I’ve quickly learned that the perfect combo of monitors, desk, office chair, etc. can go a long way in making the 9-5 grind far more enjoyable.

James Falconer, an Android Central Community  [Read More…]

Sprint replaces its current President and CFO with Michel Combes

A new face for the new year.

There were seemingly endless rumors throughout 2017 about T-Mobile and Sprint finally following through with a merger that’d been talked about for years, but in early November, these were finally laid to rest. Sprint needs to hit 2018 with full force now that the possibility of a merger is dead, and to start these efforts, the carrier is replacing its President and CFO.

Current President and CFO Tarek Robbiati will  [Read More…]

HMD promises Android P update to all current Nokia Android phones

HMD Global is committing to two platform updates for its Android phones.

HMD Global has done a fantastic job when it comes to rolling out monthly security updates to its Android phones, and the company said earlier this year that it’ll deliver the Oreo update to its entire portfolio of devices: the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and the Nokia 8. HMD is now going one step further and stating that it will deliver the Android P update  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XZ1 leaks, looks remarkably like the current XZ

Sony’s next flagship looks very similar to the Xperia XZ.

Sony has a tendency to stick with one design for its flagships as long as it can. 2015’s Xperia Z4 had imperceptible differences compared to 2013’s Xperia Z. Sony tweaked its design language with the newer XZ series, and it looks like that design will carry forward.

@OnLeaks and Comapreaja have shared images of the alleged Sony Xperia XZ1, the sequel to the Xperia XZ. The device  [Read More…]