First Impressions

What's good, What's bad, and the Veridict!  Our editors give you their first impressions of devices they have reviewed.

To learn more about mobile, and all of Full Sail’s web and tech programs, visit: http://full.sc/phonedog The Samsung Galaxy S8+ is the big brother to...
5 days 21 hours ago
Samsung officially announced the Galaxy S8+ today, and we got to spend some hands-on time with it!   If you watched my Galaxy S8 impressions video,...
1 month 1 day ago
Here is the Samsung Galaxy S8! We seriously can't wait to get our unit in for review.    This is the Samsung Galaxy S8 and damn, it’s even more good...
1 month 1 day ago
The Dell XPS 15 9560 may be best alternative to Apple's new MacBook Pro. The maxed out high-performance laptop features a 7th Gen Intel Core i7...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Our first impressions of the LG G6 after spending 24 hours with the device. While our G6 unit is a pre-production unit, it performed very well in our...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Say hello to the LG G6! The G6 is LG's latest flagship, combining an entirely new design, a larger display, and a beautiful nearly bezel-less front....
2 months 3 days ago
BLU has officially launched its latest budget smartphone, the Vivo XL2. It features a 5.5-inch 1280x720 display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3, quad-...
3 months 5 days ago
The Life Max is the latest budget smartphone from BLU. For $130, the Life Max features a 5.5" HD display, quad-core 1.3GHz processor, 2GB RAM, 8MP...
3 months 2 weeks ago
For $250 off-contract, the LeEco Le S3 features a 5.5-inch 1080p LCD screen, octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor with 3GB RAM, 16MP rear and 8MP front...
4 months 2 days ago
Apple has teamed up with LG to build 4K and 5K displays to replace its Thunderbolt displays. In this video, we unbox and provide our first...
4 months 2 weeks ago
The OnePlus 3T is everything you love about the OnePlus 3, but with even better specifications. The OnePlus 3T caps out at 128GB of internal storage...
4 months 3 weeks ago
The PlayStation 4 Pro is Sony's most powerful console ever released. In fact, the new AMD Polaris GPU inside the PS4 Pro is more than twice as fast...
5 months 2 weeks ago
Alcatel and T-Mobile have teamed up to release the Idol 4S with Windows 10. While the software is the biggest change between this model and the...
5 months 3 weeks ago
The Le Pro3 is the first smartphone from LeEco to be launched in the United States. For $399, it features a 5.5" FHD display, Snapdragon 821...
5 months 3 weeks ago
The Google Pixel and Pixel XL are the first smartphones made by Google. Not only is the software unique, but the hardware is too. The Pixel XL...
6 months 1 week ago
This is the PlayStation VR, the first high-end Virtual Reality headset for consumers that might actually sell. You see, the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive ...
6 months 2 weeks ago
The LG V20 is a smartphone designed for diehard Android users. Not only does it feature a microSD card slot for expandable storage, but it features a...
7 months 4 days ago
Welcome to my iPhone 7 unboxing. Today we’re unboxing two iPhones—one in Black and 32GB and the other one, Jet Black in 256GB. Let’s go ahead and...
7 months 2 weeks ago
Sony has put the PlayStation 4 on a diet. On September 7th, Sony announced an updated "Slim" PS4, as well as a more powerful 4K-capable PS4 Pro...
7 months 2 weeks ago
This is the iPhone 7 Plus, Apple's successor to the iPhone 6s Plus. It's bigger than the iPhone 7 and features some unique features of its own,...
7 months 2 weeks ago

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