First Impressions

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

Samsung just announced their brand new Galaxy Note model. This is the Samsung Galaxy Note 5. It’s completely redesigned on the outside and has some...
2 weeks 1 day ago
Windows 10 is officially available. I was up all night installing it and here it is. Now I know I’m not the only one but I get so giddy for fresh new...
1 month 10 hours ago
This is the new Moto X Style. Instead of calling it the Moto X (2015) and instead of making only one Moto x, Motorola decided to make two new Moto Xs...
1 month 2 days ago
This is the OnePlus 2. After a year of frustrations leading to acquiring the OnePlus One, the OnePlus 2 aims to please the current and new customers...
1 month 3 days ago
I went ahead and ordered the GoPro HERO4 Session. This is the first GoPro I’ve ever owned, believe it or not. I picked it up to mostly test and...
1 month 2 weeks ago
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active is not your average smartphone. It’s a rugged smartphone built for adventure but it has flagship smartphone-like specs,...
2 months 1 week ago
Beau HD gives us his first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge smartphone for AT&T. While the Note Edge is very similar to the flagship...
8 months 2 weeks ago
Beau HD unboxes the new LG G Watch R Android Wear smartwatch. The LG G Watch R is the first Android Wear powered smartwatch to feature a fully round...
9 months 3 days ago
Beau HD takes a look at the 2013 Nexus 7 running the latest version of Android 5.0 Lollipop build LRX21P. While the Nexus 7 is running stock Android...
9 months 1 week ago
Beau HD unboxes the new Google Nexus Player and gives us a first look at the device. The Nexus Player is the newest official hardware from Google and...
9 months 1 week ago
Beau HD unboxes the official 23mm black metal band version of the Moto 360. A few months ago when the Moto 360 was officially announced, Motorola...
9 months 2 weeks ago
Beau HD unboxes the new Sony Xperia Z3 for T-Mobile and shares his first impressions. While the Xperia Z3v for Verizon was significantly redesigned,...
9 months 3 weeks ago
The HTC Desire Eye is HTC's latest smartphone. It's based on their previous devices with similar specs, like the HTC One (M8), but packed with a new...
9 months 3 weeks ago
Beau HD goes hands-on with the Nexus 5 running the latest version of Android 5.0 Lollipop. Android Lollipop contains several new features not found...
9 months 4 weeks ago
The new Motorola Droid Turbo is here! The Droid Turbo review is in the works but in the meantime, here is our unboxing and first impressions of this...
10 months 2 days ago
The Motorola DROID Turbo was announced yesterday and features an impressive spec list that includes a 48 hour battery life. Following months of leaks...
10 months 4 days ago
The new OPPO N3 has been unveiled, and it packs a big punch too! Now coming with a smaller 5.5-inch 1080P TFT LCD Panel, flagship specs, up-to-date...
10 months 5 days ago
Oppo R5 First Impressions! Meet Oppo's thinnest phone. Actually, meet the thinnest phone on the planet: the Oppo R5. This 4.85mm-thick device is Oppo...
10 months 5 days ago
iPad Air 2 is finally in our hands, and Apple's latest generation iPad Air has changed more than we first thought. It's thinner, lighter, more...
10 months 1 week ago
Beau HD unboxes the Sony Xperia Z3v and gives us his first impressions of the device. The Sony Xperia Z3v is one of the only Xperia Z3 variants...
10 months 1 week ago

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