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    Gresso Releases Titanium-Clad Luxury Android Smartphone

    Usually luxury phones are low-tier trash juxtaposed with refined, luxury build quality. So, imagine our surprise when Gresso, one of the leaders in luxury phones, dropped one with all the luxurious trappings we’re used to along with specs that are actually pretty decent. The Gresso Regal is still all about the materials. The body is […]

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    Google Celebrates Lollipop With “L” Rejects

    As we now know, Android 5.0 Lollipop is coming very soon, first on the new Nexus 6. The OS update will feature new notifications that can pop up on your lock screen or within other apps without interrupting whatever you’re doing. It’ll also introduce Material Design, which is a succinct way of saying new fonts […]

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    Lumbering Phablet ZTE Grand X MAX Headed to Cricket Wireless

    A new phablet—which I understand to be anything in the 6″ range, but who knows anymore—is headed to Cricket Wireless at a pretty low price for something with so much screen real estate. The Grand X MAX, a 6″ phablet from the rising low-cost handset maker ZTE, brings its mid-range specs and huge screen size […]

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    ZTE ZMAX is a Budget Phablet for T-Mobile

    ZTE is looking to expand its smartphone business into the United States with the ZTE ZMAX, a new phablet coming out in the wake of the iPhone 6 Plus and the Samsung Note 4—no pressure. The 5.7″ ‘nearly-stock’ Android 4.4 phone won’t exactly be competing with either of those figurative and literal giants, though. This […]

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    Moto 360 is Here But Do You Want It? – Review

    The Moto 360 has finally arrived, and just in time. This isn’t your typical smartwatch, but a finely crafted timepiece. While Android Wear provides the brains to this beauty, it’s the physical design of the Moto 360 that stands out in the crowded smartwatch marketplace. But, do you want it? Do you even need it? Our Moto […]

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    Asus Zen Watch Hands-on

    The Asus ZenWatch is Asus’ first wearable device, and it’s looking like a nice alternative to a lot of first party wearables that we’ve seen announced recently. Well, technically, the ZenWatch is also a first party wearable, because Asus makes smartphones. But, you know. It’s hard, the smartphone game. The ZenWatch runs Android Wear, and […]

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    Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Hands-on

    For the past couple of years, it’s consistently been Samsung that’s been willing to experiment with their high-end products, giving us new things to consider. This year was no different, as Samsung announced the Galaxy Note Edge at their Unpacked event this week. The Galaxy Note Edge is almost the same exact phone as the […]

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    Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Hands-on

    Samsung made their big announcements this week not at IFA, because they’re too cool for IFA. To be fair, though, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, announced at Samsung’s Unpacked event, is awfully cool. Their jumbo-sized 5.7″ phone is back and, yes, better than ever thanks primarily to a brand new Super AMOLED 2560×1440 display. That’s […]

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    Sony Xperia Z3 Packs in PS4 Remote Play, 12800 ISO

    The Sony Xperia Z2 smartphone came out this past April. Clearly, that means a new model is in order. Sony seems to be antsy this year, releasing their Z3 line of mobile devices in the same calendar year they released their Z2 devices. The Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact smartphones will indeed drop within […]

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    Budget Friendly Sony Xperia E3 Offers Dual-SIM

    Coming along for the ride with Sony’s brand new line of Z3 mobile devices is the E3, an entry level smartphone that sports decent specs at what should be a pretty low price. The 4.5″ smartphone takes a huge hit to display quality compared to the flagship line. The display is just 854×480 resolution, so […]

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    6 Dirt Cheap Smartphones that are Actually Quite Good

    Cheap smartphones, no contract. Pick one, right? Unsubsidized, off-contract phones come at a high price—high enough to make the confines of a two-year contract preferable by comparison, which is really saying something. But, that’s only true for the flagship phones that get most of the publicity. The market is awash in low- and mid-tier budget […]