First Impressions

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

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,...
1 week 6 days 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...
6 months 3 weeks ago
I got this little guy in the mail. It’s been out for a little while now. This is the LG G Watch R, LG’s newest Android Wear device that features the...
7 months 4 days ago
Today we’ll be taking a look at the 2013 Nexus 7 running the latest version of Android 5.0 Lollipop. But before we jump into that, I want to ask you...
7 months 1 week ago
This is the Nexus Player—the newest official hardware for the new Android TV platform. As you can see, there is some ASUS branding around the sides...
7 months 1 week ago
A few months ago, back when the Moto 360 became official, Motorola mentioned that the metal wrist band versions would be released a few months later...
7 months 2 weeks ago
This is the Sony Xperia Z3 for T-Mobile. It’s one of the only carriers to carry the Sony flagship smartphone and actually leave it pretty much...
7 months 3 weeks ago
About a month ago, HTC held their Double Exposure event in New York City where they released a couple of great things including the Eye experience...
7 months 3 weeks ago
Today we’re going to be taking a look at Android Lollipop running on the Nexus 5. This is the Nexus 5 running Android 5.0 Lollipop. While Lollipop...
8 months 8 hours 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...
8 months 3 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...
8 months 5 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...
8 months 5 days ago
We’re here in Singapore for the launch of the Oppo N3 and it turns out that Oppo had something else up their sleeve. Meet the Oppo R5, the thinnest...
8 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...
8 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...
8 months 1 week ago
Beau HD unboxes the new Sharp Aquos Crystal and gives us his first impressions of the device. The Aquos Crystal is a unique device as it has a nearly...
8 months 3 weeks ago
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review is around the corner, but for now join us as we take our first peek at the Galaxy Note 4 outside of its event last...
8 months 3 weeks ago
Beau HD unboxes the new budget-friendly version of the LG G3, the  LG G3 Vigor. The LG G3 Vigor is essentially a scaled down version of the LG G3,...
8 months 4 weeks ago
Friday, September 19 was the release date for the new Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. To be sure to cover the new iPhone line inside and out, most...
9 months 2 weeks ago
This year, Apple launched the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. While there are several similarities, there are some obvious (and not so obvious) key...
9 months 2 weeks ago

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