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Hands-on preview: Samsung Galaxy A71 packs essential upgrades for 2020

The Galaxy A71 has a 64MP camera and beefier internal hardware, making it a fantastic mid-ranger in 2020.

Samsung increased the breadth of the Galaxy A series last year, rolling out new models to hit price points all the way from $ 120 to $ 600. One of the standout phones in the series was the Galaxy A70. The phone featured a Snapdragon 675 chipset and had exciting upgrades elsewhere — it was the first Samsung phone  [Read More…]

These battery packs will make sure your Note 10 or 10+ never stop going

The Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ are absolute powerhouses that should handle just about everything you throw at them. However, there are times where you’ll need the battery to last just a little bit longer, and that’s where a battery pack comes in. We have found the best battery packs to pair with your new Note 10 or Note 10+.

Small and powerful Anker PowerCore 10000 PD Redux

Staff pick

This tiny portable charger from  [Read More…]

Extend your Pixel 4’s battery life with these battery packs and cases

My Pixel 4 came off the charger at 4 a.m. to head to the airport. Walking out of the airport at 11:30, it was down to 33%. That’s when I reached for my trusty power bank. If you don’t have one for your Pixel 4 or Pixel 4 XL yet, then you should get on that right now because your phone won’t do you any good if it’s dead.

Phone-sized phenom Aukey 10,000mAh Battery Pack

Staff pick

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Stop letting your tech die with one of MrMobile’s favorite battery packs

We’ve all been there. You’re scrolling through social networks and watching YouTube videos a bit more than usual and before you know it, it’s 5PM and your phone is already dead. Or, what’s more typically the case for me, I hop on a plane and the power outlet under my seat isn’t working for what I’m sure is a good reason, and my phone is halfway drained by the time I land. Whatever the case, dead batteries suck,  [Read More…]

Don’t let your phone die — these are the best battery packs!

Nothing can turn your technology from state-of-the-art to overpriced paperweight faster than a dead battery, but battery packs can help recharge your tech when life plays keep away with your power outlets. Power banks used to be big, bulky, and slow, but Power Delivery charging has made things much faster — fast enough to charge laptops, even — and has allowed power banks to get slimmer and better than ever. There are plenty of options in every shape  [Read More…]

Mophie adds USB-C input and output to 2019 powerstation battery packs

Mophie, makers of all things power-related, today announced an update to its powerstation line bringing USB-C to its portable battery packs. Available in four sizes — powerstation, powerstation mini, powerstation XL, and powerstation XXL — each features a dual-purpose USB-C that functions for both input and output, as well as additional USB-A ports for juicing up additional devices.

The updated Mophie powerstation line has a fabric finish that looks pretty smart but also means that it protects against  [Read More…]

Best Buy’s 2-day flash sale packs in a ton of deals you don’t want to miss

If you’re not a My Best Buy member yet, today’s the day to change that.

For just two days only, Best Buy is holding a My Best Buy Member Sale with discounts across a wide range of technology from smart TVs to office equipment, the Apple MacBook, home security systems, smartphone accessories, and much more. As the sale’s name suggests, these deals are only valid for those who are logged into a My Best Buy account. If you don’t  [Read More…]

APC’s discounted Smart Surge Protector packs in USB ports and more

Make controlling and powering up all your devices a bit simpler.

APC’s Smart Surge Protector Power Strip falls to $ 44.12 at Amazon when you clip its on-page coupon. That’ll save you $ 9 off its regular price and bring this power strip lower than it’s ever reached without a coupon before.

Smart Buy APC Smart Surge Protector Power Strip

This smart surge protector backs you up with a lifetime warranty and its $ 150,000 connected-equipment protection  [Read More…]

These are the best battery packs to use with the Galaxy S10

The Samsung Galaxy S10 offers a bigger battery than last year’s flagship, therefore you should expect better performance. Then again, if you’re using your phone for 10 hours or more in a day or you’re a frequent traveler, a portable battery pack is a must-have source of power for whenever you need it. We’ve rounded up the most reliable battery packs for the Galaxy S10.

An absolute unit Anker PowerCore+ 26800 PD battery pack

Top performance

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Huawei hands out battery packs and apple-free juice to iPhone XS buyers

Trolling at its finest.

Today’s Friday, September 21, 2018. In other words, it’s iPhone XS and Apple Watch Series 4 launch day. Fans around the world are lining up to be among the first to own Apple’s latest phone and wearable, and as such, Huawei used this opportunity to troll Apple by promoting itself while folks wait in line.

At the Apple store in London, Huawei arrived with a juice van offering “ju%ce that lasts.” Actual juice  [Read More…]