Nokia 8

Nokia 8

00 Nokia 8 smartphone was launched in August 2017. The phone comes with a 5.30-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2560 pixels at a PPI of 554 pixels per inch. The Nokia 8 is powered by 1.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. As far as the…

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LG’s V30 is another solid, camera-focused flagship

LG’s V30 is another solid, camera-focused flagship

00 LG gets a fraction of the love of heavier hitters like Samsung and Apple, but it’s not for lack of trying. The company makes good — and in many cases envelope-pushing — phones. Recall the company’s recent forays into dual-lenses and new aspect ratios. Heck, the company even released a modular phone before it was cool — sure, it kind of stunk, but it was definitely interesting. Maybe the company will have a little…

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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review

Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review

00 OUR EARLY VERDICT The Samsung Galaxy Note is almost dull in its predictability – it’s a hugely powerful phone that’s great for multi-taskers, has a mind-blowing screen and an improved dual camera, and costs an absolute fortune. FOR So much power Strong camera Beautiful screen AGAINST SO expensive Easily-smudged rear  Update: Our ongoing Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review has been updated to reflect the newly announced prices in the US and UK. Here are our…

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New Samsung Gear S smartwatch launch planned for next week

New Samsung Gear S smartwatch launch planned for next week

00 Today may be Samsung Galaxy Note 8 day, but Samsung isn’t done revealing new hardware in 2017, not by a long shot. DJ Koh, the tech giant’s head of mobile, confirmed to CNBC that Samsung will launch a new Gear S smartwatch at IFA 2017, one that would likely be called the Gear S4. Samsung has an August 30 event planned for the massive consumer electronics show, going down in Berlin, Germany – as it does every year. Samsung launched…

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Apple reportedly looking to price its next iPhone at $999

Apple reportedly looking to price its next iPhone at $999

00 Staying on the cutting edge has always been pricey, but it’s starting to get a little wild. A report today in the New York Times suggest that Apple’s new high-end bezel-less iPhone is going to have quite the price bump, starting at $999. The price hike would undoubtedly be a rather significant one over past models. Unlocked models of the company’s current generation iPhone 7 start at $649 while the iPhone 7 Plus starts at $769. Rumors…

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The Man Who Gave Us Android Releases the New Essential Phone

The Man Who Gave Us Android Releases the New Essential Phone

00 Watch out Apple and Samsung, there is a new player in the smartphone market. Android creator Andy Rubin has launched his own high-end smartphone product, simply called, The Essential Phone. [Image Source: Essential] Rubin left Google in 2014 to set up his technology investment company, Playground. The Essential smartphone is the first product from the Playground supported firm, Essential. The sleek device predictably runs on the Android operating system and is on sale for $699 USD (£540). The Samsung/Apple saturated smartphone market is notoriously difficult…

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Review

Samsung Galaxy S8 Review

00 I have to be perfectly honest with you… I never thought this day would come. When Samsung released its first Galaxy phone back in 2009, it was clear that the company would become a contender in the revitalized smartphone market. When it released the first Galaxy Note smartphone two years later in 2011, it was clear that Samsung wasn’t afraid to take chances. And when Samsung released the Galaxy S4 in 2013, it was…

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Is Here, but Wait, It Doesn’t Have A Home Button

Samsung Galaxy S8 Is Here, but Wait, It Doesn’t Have A Home Button

00 Samsung’s latest phone attempts to be better, cleaner, and sleeker than its competition. In its launch, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ boast larger screens than its predecessor, the S7 and S7 Edge. However, the phones themselves are smaller. The New Specs The biggest feature of the reveal (both literally and figuratively) is the S8’s screen. The S8 and S8+ have displays measuring 14.7 cm (5.8 in) and 15.7 cm (6.2 in) respectively. [Image Source: Samsung…

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Apple’s New iPhone Could Have Facial Recognition, Rumors Swirl

Apple’s New iPhone Could Have Facial Recognition, Rumors Swirl

00 The rumor mills have been buzzing since Business Insider reported that future iPhones could have an external facial recognition system. A research note given to clients by Cowen and Company said the iPhone 8 (or “iPhone 10” according to the document) could come with a “form of facial/gesture recognition.” The note continues to describe other possible features, the note written by analyst Timothy Arcuri: “Other features appear to include some form of facial/gesture recognition…

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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 Is a Worthy Challenger to the iPhone

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 Is a Worthy Challenger to the iPhone

00 It’s the big Android phone to beat The good: Premium design, long battery life, great camera, helpful stylus The bad: Bloatware, Edge panel doesn’t add much to the experience Who should buy: Those seeking a larger-sized Android phone, especially for productivity After a quick tap, the tiny red light began to gleam. This signal indicated that the device was scanning my irises to make sure I was authorized for access. This isn’t an excerpt…

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