First Impressions

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

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...
1 week 6 hours 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...
1 week 6 days 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,...
2 weeks 4 days 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...
2 weeks 6 days 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...
3 weeks 4 days 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...
4 weeks 9 hours 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...
1 month 10 hours 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...
1 month 17 hours 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...
1 month 17 hours 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...
1 month 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...
1 month 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...
1 month 2 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...
1 month 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,...
1 month 3 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...
2 months 1 week 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...
2 months 1 week ago
The HTC One (M8) for Windows is an interesting device for sure, and we'll make our review is just as interesting! The One (M8) for Windows is...
2 months 1 week ago
Beau HD recaps the Motorola press event where the all new Moto 360, Moto X, Moto G, and Moto Hint were announced. While the Moto 360 has been teased...
2 months 3 weeks ago
Cam takes a quick look at the brand new wearable in the Gear range. Unlike previous iterations of the Gear, Samsung's added a SIM card slot so you...
2 months 3 weeks ago
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is here and we are awaiting to get one in for a review, but for now a hands-on will do the trick! The Galaxy Note 4 made...
2 months 3 weeks ago