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Last minute Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL event roundup and where to watch it

Last minute Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL event roundup and where to watch it

Today is the day! Google is set to make a major announcement. If you're an Android fan like us, this is almost a good as Christmas. We expect Google to announce the new Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Google Home Mini, a redesigned Daydream View (VR headset), a possible refresh of the Google Pixelbook, Google headphone, Android ...

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Best Buy Canada flyer shows Google Pixel 2 promo with free Google Home Mini

Best Buy Canada flyer shows Google Pixel 2 promo with free Google Home Mini

As you may know already, Google is set to announce the release of its newest Pixel phones tomorrow along with a small version of Google Home. Thanks to Redditor FireYoshiQC just shared Best Buy Canada's next week flyer which shows a promotion offering a free Home Mini system with an any activation of the Pixel 2. ...

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Google Store begins trade-in program for Pixel phones, values are not that good

Google Store begins trade-in program for Pixel phones, values are not that good

With the upcoming Pixel 2 unveiling on 10/04, Google began a trade-in program on its store for folks who are looking to grab any of their phones. While this sounds great and all, the values that it gives for phones are pretty weak to say the least. To trade your phone, all you have to do to go the Pixel phone ...

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Get Ready! Google Pixel 2 will be announced October 4

Get Ready! Google Pixel 2 will be announced October 4

Well well well. Google is not wasting anytime folks. Today they announced that October 4 is the date they'll reveal the Pixel 2. A billboard has already been put up in Boston as of yesterday and today there is a video confirming the new mantra of "ask more of your phone." In the video, Google put an emphasis on ...

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the most pre-ordered Note yet

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the most pre-ordered Note yet

Samsung announced today that the Galaxy Note 8 pre-orders are their best yet on the Note product line in the US. Unfortunately, the South Korean company did not share any specific details about numbers. Pre-orders started on August 24 shortly after the Unpacked announcement. To thank Note 7 owners, Samsung launched ...

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[Press Release] LG unveils the LG V30, their best smartphones yet

[Press Release] LG unveils the LG V30, their best smartphones yet

It is that time of the year in Berlin, Germany. LG announced the launch of the LG V30, a follow up of the popular V20. Let me just say that I am a big fan of the new subtle and  sleek design. I think LG has done a great job with it and that we might be looking at one of the, if not, the beat smartphone of the year. ...

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[Opinion] Just pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Already

[Opinion] Just pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Already

I am sure you already read numerous articles about the newly announced Galaxy Note 8, and you probably already made up your mind about it or maybe no. As you already know, Samsung had a rough 2016 with the launch and recall of the Note 7. This year and during Unpacked, Sammy's President DJ Koh came out apologizing to ...

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[Press Release] HTC unveils the HTC U 11 the squeezable phone, launches in June

[Press Release] HTC unveils the HTC U 11 the squeezable phone, launches in June

HTC unveiled earlier today their newest flagship phone, the HTC U 11. Unlike its predecessor, this device packs the latest SoC from Qualcomm and has a new UI called Edge Sense which allow users to squeeze the phone from its sides to perform actions like launching the camera or turning on the flashlight. The HTC ...

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Unlocked Model of the LG G6 now on sale in the US

Unlocked Model of the LG G6 now on sale in the US

Not fan of carrier branding? LG announced today that the unlocked LG G6 under model number US997 is now available at retailers like Amazon, B&H as well as LG.com. Best Buy will soon carry it. So this model will not only work with GSM networks but also on CDMA ones like Verizon and Sprint. Price-wise, we're ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 presales hit record 550,000 units in less than 2 days in Korea

Samsung Galaxy S8 presales hit record 550,000 units in less than 2 days in Korea

If you were thinking that Samsung's notoriety has taken a hit with the Note 7 snafu, think again! According to Korean publication, Business Korea, the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ pre-orders have reached the 550,000 mark in less than 2 days in Korea. Folks, that's 5.5 times the amount of Galaxy S7 pre-orders which amounted ...

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[Hands On] I Spent Some time with the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+

[Hands On] I Spent Some time with the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+

Samsung announced earlier today the release of their newest flagships headsets, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Both phones are pretty similar in terms of specs except for the screen size (and ppi) and battery size. I had the chance to attend the Unpacked event and spent some time with both phones. I was, and still am, ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Specs

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Specs

With the launch of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. I am pretty sure you want to check out the list of official specs for both. Some of the key points are the addition of a side button dedicated to the new Bixby assistant and the omission of the home button which we're all accustomed to seeing with the Galaxy phone line. ...

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[Press Release] The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are official, launch set for April 21

[Press Release] The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are official, launch set for April 21

Samsung announced the release of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. If you have been following the numerous leaks you probably aren't surprised. But hey, this thing looks nice in person. Pre-orders will start as early as tomorrow for most carriers and availability is set for April 21st. There are 4 colors: Arctic Silver, ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ pre-orders to start on April 2 according to Target

Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ pre-orders to start on April 2 according to Target

By now, most of us gadget lovers know almost everything about the upcoming Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ handsets. We also know that it will be announced in March 29 in NYC. One of the few details left to speculate about are pricing and availability. Thankfully, there is a leaked Target ad for the week of April 2 to ...

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[Press Release] Samsung unveils the Galaxy Xcover 4, a very tough phone

[Press Release] Samsung unveils the Galaxy Xcover 4, a very tough phone

Samsung announced today the release of the Galaxy Xcover 4. This phone is hybrid of its Galaxy Active product line but doesn't pack high end phone specs. It is set to launch in April in Europe (so far) for a mere $273 or 259 Euro. The Xcover 4 specs are: 4.99-inch TFT display with a 720x1280 resolution ...

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Fan makes TV ad for the LG G6, and it’s actually great!

Fan makes TV ad for the LG G6, and it’s actually great!

The LG G6 was announced last week at MWC marking LG's attempt to be more competitive with Samsung and Apple in 2017. The G6 actually looks really nice and is has everything a power user can ask for in a phone. It is waterproof, has wireless charging, supports microSD, and has a crisp IPS display and more. ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Leaks Daily Roundup

Samsung Galaxy S8 Leaks Daily Roundup

Phone leaks whether intentional or unintentional are like Xmas gifts for all of us phone geeks. Some folks base their phone purchase based on leaks. This year's most sought after phone is the Galaxy S8. Samsung is set to make it official on March 29 during the Unpacked event in New York City. The amount of ...

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Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Edge wins best smartphone award at MWC 2017

Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Edge wins best smartphone award at MWC 2017

Samsung announced today that their flagship device, the Galaxy S7 Edge, won GSMA's best smartphone Glomo award for 2016 at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The S7 Edge came ahead of the Google Pixel XL, Huawei P9, Moto Z and the iPhone 7 Plus. We are honored to be recognized for our craftsmanship in ...

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[Press Release] Nokia unveils a slew of Android phones, brings a refresh of the 3310

[Press Release] Nokia unveils a slew of Android phones, brings a refresh of the 3310

Nokia is making a comeback folks. A "yuge" comeback. They just announced 3 new Android phones called the Nokia 3, 5 and 6. Although it is not running Android (Symbian OS), it is worth noting the unveiling of a refreshed Nokia 3310 which really doesn't need an introduction. The Nokia 6 is the biggest of all the 3 ...

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