Phones

The iPhone 8 is excellent, but not for everyone

Apple has few secrets left, but it did pull a fast one on us last week when it unveiled its cutting-edge, all-new flagship as “iPhone X” (pronounced “iPhone ten”) and its iPhone 7 and 7 Plus upgrades as “iPhone 8 and 8 Plus.”<p>By all rights, the iPhone X should have been the 8, while the 4.8-inch …

Apple

The iPhone 8 reviews are in and everyone wants to wait for the iPhone X

The reviews for Apple’s new iPhones, the 8 and 8 Plus, dropped today, just as they become available for pre-order. Usually, when a new iPhone goes on sale, it’s an automatic smash hit for Apple. But this time around, Apple chose to unveil a third new phone, the $1,000 iPhone X, that will be …

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iPhone 8: Should you upgrade?

On Sept. 22, you'll be able to buy the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in stores. (You can already preorder them today.) That means you've got a choice to make. Do you buy, or do you wait?<p>We know it's tough to keep track of every single new iPhone feature, so we created this guide. No matter which …

Gear & Gadgets

Pixel 2 XL renders leak confirming name, storage tiers, colors, likely starting at $849

Following leaks of the Google Home Mini and a new Daydream View, the first official-looking renders of the Pixel 2 XL have been revealed. Along with the name and images, pricing and storage sizes have also been suggested in today’s leak.<p>Spotted by <i>Droid-Life</i>, the Pixel 2 XL — the “official name” — …

Tablets

Meizu Pro 7 Plus review

When we reviewed the Meizu Pro 6 Plus earlier this year, we were very impressed by its excellent hardware. We made sure to note just how much Meizu’s Flyme 6 software helped the phone stand out amongst a sea of mid-range smartphones.<p>Four months later (our Pro 6 Plus review was admittedly a little …

Mobile

Cracked your phone screen? O2 will now fix your mobile for FREE

Depending on what phone you have, of course.<p>There's nothing quite like your phone screen (and life) shattering to pieces when you drop your beloved …

Mobile

You Asked: Are iPhones Waterproof?

You’ve dropped your expensive iPhone in a swimming pool, a lake, or (yecch) the toilet. Will it survive? Most likely, though the answer depends on …

Mobile

Pics of Google's Pixel 2 phones just leaked, and they look pretty 'meh'

We're just a couple weeks away from Google's big Pixel 2 event so, naturally, the leaks have kicked into high gear.<p>Leaked images of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL appeared on the Android blog <i>DroidLife</i>, which show Google's new Pixel lineup in fresh colors, including "Kinda Blue" and "Just Black." The …

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T-Mobile Has a Big Correction for Its Postpaid Subscriber Additions -- The Motley Fool

T-Mobile will change how it counts some of its phone subscribers starting this quarter.<p>Last quarter, <b>T-Mobile</b> (NASDAQ:TMUS) blew past analysts' …

Investing

How Does This Foreign Android Phone Stack Up In America?

Though there are several impressive new and upcoming smartphones on the market from the likes of Apple, Samsung and LG, they aren’t the only brands with fresh models. In fact, I was able to try out one such Android phone the past couple of weeks from Doogee, a Hong Kong-based company that’s …

Mobile

T-Mobile Will Let You Consume a Crazy Amount of Data Before You're Throttled

T-Mobile’s cap has been the highest for a while now, at 32GB, but today the carrier has announced it has nearly doubled the monthly allotment to 50GB.<p>…

Mobile

iOS 11 on the iPhone 5S: Slower, but not quite slow | Ars Technica

The 5S is slower for sure, but it's still faster than the iPhone 5 on iOS 10.<p>One of my longtime pet projects has been tracking the performance of new …

iOS

This Free App Adds an iPhone X Notch to Your Android Phone

Android smartphones with edge-to-edge screens, like the Samsung S8 or the Essential phone, have found elegant ways to deal with the devices’ …

Android Phones

T-Mobile and Sprint Could Be Looking to Merge

U.S. wireless carriers T-Mobile U.S. and Sprint are said to be in active merger talks, CNBC reported, citing sources.<p>Japan's SoftBank Group, which …

T-Mobile

T-Mobile is raising its throttling threshold to a massive 50GB

T-Mobile just published a blog post announcing changes to its Unlimited plan, and for once, they’re actually good. The prioritization threshold — the …

Internet

The iPhones 8

I was tempted to write this review under the conceit that there was no such thing as the iPhone X. Just don’t even mention the iPhone X, and consider …

Apple

With Apple Watch Data Plans, Wireless Carriers Opt For Profits Over Innovation

Apple’s first cellular smartwatch has stiff monthly service plans attached. Where’s the innovation in connected device plans?<p>When Apple announced the LTE-equipped Apple Watch Series 3 during its press event last week, the company didn’t mention an extra bit of sticker shock: Beyond the $399 device …

Smartwatches

iPhone 8 and 8 Plus Review Roundup: Great Phones No One Thinks You Should Buy - ExtremeTech

By on September 19, 2017 at 4:10 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Most of the time, product …

Mobile

LG V30 vs Galaxy Note 8: Camera features

Smartphone cameras have grown in importance over the past couple of years, with most manufacturers aiming to follow the lead of LG, Huawei and others in adopting dual-camera setups. Dual cameras come with several benefits – the most popular being Portrait Mode – which uses the differences in focal …

iPhoneography

iPhone 8 review: a worthy upgrade, despite lack of X factor

The announcement of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus was overshadowed at last week's event in Cupertino, as the world's media was far more interested in the …

Mobile

LG V30 gets torn down, showing impressive camera hardware

JerryRigEverything has torn down the LG V30, showing all the internal components.<p>While it hasn't been released yet, the LG V30 has already been …

LG V30

iPhone 8 Review - What the iPhone 8 Is Really Like

In the last several seasons, smartphones have become the only true must-have accessory at fashion week. Even if you’re seated in the much coveted front row, it’s guaranteed you’ll spend just as much time watching the runway through your screen while you live stream via Instagram as you do watching …

iPhoneography

12 smokey eyes di Jennifer Lawrence. ALERT: diventerà la tua maestra di stile

Jennifer Lawrence sul make-up ha un credo: lo smokey eyes lo puoi usare in tutte le occasione. Per questo da ora diventerà la tua maestra di stile<p>Il</b> …

Windows Phone

India regulator orders sharp cut in mobile interconnection fees

MUMBAI, Sept 20 (Reuters) - India's telecoms regulator has more than halved a fee mobile operators pay each other for calls from one network to …

India

T-Mobile Increases Throttling Limit to 50GB

Starting tomorrow, T-Mobile will only reduce your internet speeds after you've already consumed 50GB of data in a given month, up from 32GB.<p>PCMag …

Internet

Chronicles of a Windows user gone iPhone (part 1)

If you’ve been following Pocketnow for almost 20 years, you may remember when we did numerous series of articles where one of us as an expert in one …

iOS

Trai floats consultation paper to promote easing of doing biz

To promote "ease of doing business" in the telecom sector, regulator Trai today floated a consultation paper that has proposed time bound approvals, …

Mobile

T-Mobile fixed its bad Apple Watch data plan

Welp, that didn’t take long. T-Mobile has fixed the data plan it’s offering for the Apple Watch Series 3 to include LTE data, rather than the …

Technology

Google Joins India's Mobile Payments Race

Google introduced a digital payments service specifically designed for India as competition heats up for the country’s billion-plus potential users. …

Business

Xiaomi Mi A1 review: Stock Android with mid-range specs offers great value proposition

Previous Next<p>price<p>₹14,999.00<p>tech2 rating<p>3.7/5<p>user rating<p>0.4/5<p>Product Review<br>• Specifications<p>Xiaomi phone launches generate a lot of speculation among …

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