Tag Archive: Models


Is one feature worth it between the Ring Video Doorbell 3 models?

The complete picture Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus

$ 230 at Amazon

Pros Pre-Roll video 2.4 GHz and 5.0 GHz Wi-Fi 1080p HD video Advanced Motion Detection Cons No Google Assistant integration A bit pricey

The Ring is bringing you some new features with its Video Doorbell 3 Plus. The addition of Pre-Roll video gives you four seconds of video before the detect event. This is very helpful in getting a better idea of what happened  [Read More…]

Disney+ is available on nearly 900 LG TV models

Best Answer: Yes. LG and Disney have made sure that all LG TVs running WebOS 3.0 or higher can experience the best of Disney+. The Disney+ app is downloadable from the LG Content Store on your TV.

Get all of Disney: Disney+ (starting at $ 7 a month at Disney+)

So I will be able to access Disney+ on my LG TV?

Absolutely. The Disney+ app is now available on nearly 900 LG TVs as of  [Read More…]

NVIDIA’s new Shield TV models offer upgraded specs, AI 4K upscaling

Both devices come with a new remote control that gets motion-activated backlit buttons and a built-in mic for voice search.

What you need to know NVIDIA’s latest Android TV-based Shield streaming devices are now official. The new Shield TV and Shield TV Pro come with the Tegra X1+ processor and offer Dolby Vision as well as Dolby Atmos support. While the new Shield TV is priced at $ 150, the Shield TV Pro is available for $  [Read More…]

Samsung may release four different Galaxy Note 10 models

Stay up to date with all the latest on Samsung’s newest Note.

The Android space can sometimes feel like a crowded mess when going to buy a new phone, but year after year, there are some devices that manage to stand out above everything else being offered. For a while now, Samsung’s Galaxy Note series has managed to do just that.

Samsung uses its Galaxy Note line to show off the best it has to offer, making  [Read More…]

Do updates come to Amazon Prime Exclusive phones at the same time as other models?

The short answer: It depends.

No one could blame you for looking into Amazon’s Prime Exclusive range of phones. They’re the same phones you’ve probably been eyeing anyway, with a reduced price in exchange for putting up with a few pre-installed Amazon apps — don’t worry, the vast majority of them can be either uninstalled or disabled.

Aside from the bundled Amazon services, there’s no difference in the software experience of a Prime Exclusive phone compared to  [Read More…]

LG reportedly wants to announce G7 and V30 earlier than previous models

The LG G6 may only be a couple of months old at this point, but that hasn’t stopped the rumor mill from churning out reports about the G6’s follow-up.

The LG G7 will reportedly be announced earlier in the year than the LG G6. Specifically, LG is aiming for a January announcement of the G7, claims Aju Business Daily, via The Investor. To compare, the LG G6 and LG G5 were both announced in late February.

Today’s report also claims  [Read More…]

Only 42 Android models have been updated to a security patch from the last 2 months

This needs to get better. A lot better.

In a blog post detailing how much it has paid for Android security vulnerabilities, the Android team at Google has released information on just how many devices are getting monthly security patches. In fighting a serious uphill battle, Google says there are now 100 distinct devices where a “majority” of the models sold have been updated to a monthly patch from the last 90 days. There are just over 40 devices  [Read More…]

Fossil’s Android Wear 2.0 updates now arriving for 3 models

Getting the latest software can help you love your smartwatch again.

Fossil hasn’t made too many splashes since it first had attention around its original Q Founder smartwatch release, but now it’s rolling out Android Wear 2.0 to its 3 compatible models. The second-gen Q Founder is getting the update, as are the Q Marshal and Q Wander.

Once updated, the three Fossil watches will work identically to the LG Watch Sport (minus the hardware differences,  [Read More…]

Samsung may not update all Galaxy S7 models to the latest Nougat software

Is Samsung sending two different updates for phones with identical hardware?

A report originating from a Vodafone Australia representative says that Samsung will be sending different platform versions of Android to different markets when updating the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 egde.

I’ve checked in with the right people for you @chri5tin3 and @shauno100, and they’ve confirmed the references to Samsung skipping 7.0 refer to other markets and not to Australia. We’re definitely testing 7.0 for  [Read More…]

Kia and Mercedes announce new models with Android Auto support

Android Auto is continuing to be adopted by car manufacturers, though some are stubbornly avoiding the new tech (we’re looking at you, Toyota). Kia and Mercedes have announced a bunch of new models that will have Android Auto support.

These are Kia’s supported models:

2014 – 2016 Soul 2015 Optima 2015 – 2016 Optima Hybrid 2015 – 2016 Optima Plug-in Hybrid 2015 – 2016 Sedona 2015 – 2016 Soul EV 2016 Sorento 2017 Forte 2017 Optima Hybrid 2017 Optima Plug-in Hybrid  [Read More…]