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DisplayMate crowns the Galaxy S7 display to be the best in the business

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Just a few days after the Galaxy Note 5 was released last year, DisplayMate was quick to mention that it featured the best mobile display that was tested on a smartphone. Samsung’s next major flagship release came about six months later (or two days ago) in the form of the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge. Well, this year’s Samsung flagship ... Read More »

Huawei GX8 now available online from Huawei and Best Buy for $349

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Huawei’s latest U.S. smartphone, the GX8, is now available for purchase from both Huawei and Best Buy’s online store for $349. This 5.5-inch smartphone is Huawei’s most recent addition to its U.S. lineup, following behind the Nexus 6P and the recent launch of the Honor 5X from its Honor sub-brand. Previously, Huawei has sold some of its Ascend series ... Read More »

Best new icon packs for Android (February 2016)

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 “Custom icon packs” and “Android customization” are two terms that undividedly go together. It’s rather hard to imagine that one can spice up their Android device without throwing in one of these. If you’ve been sticking around, you’ve most certainly encountered one of our regular columns, namely the bi-weekly one that showcases all the new and noteworthy icon packs ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016 edition) unboxing and first look

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0  The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016 edition) has made its way to our office and we’re eager to share our first impressions and unboxing of the new member in Samsung’s galactic family. A 5.2-inch phone, the Galaxy A5 (2016) is shockingly well made: sturdy metal frame, beautiful glazed glass (Gorilla Glass 4 at that) on the back and front (with ... Read More »

Flagship Xiaomi Mi5 to come in February with Snapdragon 820

Share0Share1Share0Share0Share0Share0                Recently, there has been a post by the Chinese manufacturer’s co-founder Li Wanqiang, appearing on Weibo and announcing that Xiaomi Mi5 launch will occur soon, or after the Lunar New Year February 8, 2016 to be specific. Well, no more rumor for now! However, if it is true, Xiaomi Mi5 will have ... Read More »

The Xiaomi Mi 5 will be unveiled during February 24th media event

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Sure, Xiaomi doesn’t yet sell its phones in the U.S., but that is just a matter of time. While the average U.S. consumer wouldn’t be familiar with the brand, smartphone fanatics and our loyal readers are most likely aware that an inordinate amount of time has passed since the company popped out its last flagship phone, the Xiaomi Mi ... Read More »

Deal: get the 2nd-gen Motorola Moto X at $242.99 from Best Buy

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Since the current-generation Motorola Moto X Pure Edition has been around for a few months now, its predecessor is now starting to be offered at discounted prices. Usually, the 2nd-gen Motorola Moto X goes for about $299 at various retailers, but it turns out that Best Buy is only asking $242.99 for the same device. As this is a ... Read More »

LG G5 said to feature first of its kind modular design

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0  Update: Hoping to learn more about the LG G5, we reached out to a source familiar with LG’s plans for the G5. Our source didn’t directly address whether or not the rumor of a modular design is accurate, though the source did state that LG’s “next phone is going to have a lot of competitors slapping their foreheads wondering why they hadn’t ... Read More »

LEGO Lord of the Rings is the best thing since LEGO Star Wars

Share0Share0Share0Share2Share0Share1  There’s something infinitely addictive about LEGO. Whether it’s the colored plastic blocks or the LEGO games based on your favorite movies, there’s just no putting them down. After arriving on consoles more than three years ago, LEGO Lord of the Rings is now in Google Play. LEGO Lord of the Rings encompasses all three of the films, so you ... Read More »

Best apps for making money on Android: 7 to earn you some hard cash

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0When you look at your phone, you probably think about spending money rather than making it. Your handset almost certainly cost you a pretty penny, whether in up-front cost or on-going monthly payments. Thankfully there are plenty of apps to be found in Google Play, which can help you recoup some of the costs. This is how to make money with Android ... Read More »