BLU G9 Review: Style Doesn't Have To Cost a Fortune

BLU G9 review: Style doesn't have to cost a fortune

The latest value smartphone from BLU is the G9. Coming in at under $200, the BLU G9 features a large 6.3-inch HD+ display, 2.0GHz octa-core processor with 4GB RAM, dual rear cameras, and a massive 4,000mAh battery. It even runs the latest version of...

Meizu 16s review: Powerful, notchless phone crippled by software

The Meizu 16s features the powerful Snapdragon 855 chipset, beautiful notchless display and large 48-megapixel main camera,all for only about $470. Unfortunately, where the phone falls short is in the Flyme software, which guts many of the features...
Coolpad Legacy Review: Best Smartphone For Under $130?

Coolpad Legacy review: Best smartphone for under $130?

For less than $130, the Coolpad Legacy has a lot to love. It features a massive 6.36-inch 2160x1080 display, octa-core processor with 3GB RAM, 16-megapixel main camera, 4,000mAh battery, and Android 9.0 Pie with a light skin. What's also neat is you...
Google Pixel 3a XL Unboxing and First Look

Google Pixel 3a XL unboxing and first look

Hands-on the budget flagship Pixel 3a XL from Google. Does this phone bring you back to the good ol' Nexus days?  Pixel 3a XL on Google Store
OnePlus 7 & OnePlus 7 Pro: What To Expect

OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro: What to expect

We discuss all the credible leaks and rumors surrounding the upcoming OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro.  
Samsung Galaxy S10 Review: Post Fingerprint Scanner Update!

Samsung Galaxy S10 review: Post-fingerprint scanner update!

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is performing much better now than it was when it first launched back in early March. Not only has Samsung pushed an update to the fingerprint scanner app to significantly improve its performance, but the company is rolling...
Samsung One UI On Galaxy Note 9

Samsung One UI on Galaxy Note 9

Beau HD highlights all of the biggest new features available in Samsung's new One UI running on top of Android 9.0 Pie on the Galaxy Note 9. Which feature is your favorite?  
24 Hours With the LG G8 ThinQ - PhoneDog

24 hours with the LG G8 ThinQ

We reflect on the new LG G8 ThinQ after using it as our main smartphone for the past 24 hours. From a glance, the G8 looks like a rebranded LG G7 ThinQ, but LG has sprinkled in a few new features to help differentiate it from its predecessor. For...
AirPods 2 Unboxing and First Look

AirPods 2 unboxing and first look

Hands-on with the second-generation AirPods from Apple. While these aren't the radically new AirPods teased in patent filings and by infamous leakers, they do feature support for wireless charging and have longer battery life than the originals. Do...
Samsung Galaxy S10e Review: The S10 Variant Most People Should Buy

Samsung Galaxy S10e review: The S10 variant most people should buy

The Samsung Galaxy S10e is our favorite variant of the Galaxy S10. Not only does it save you a couple hundred dollars or more, we found that the traditional side-mounted fingerprint scanner is more reliable than the ultrasonic sensor in the Galaxy...
What's To Hate About the Galaxy S10

What's to hate about the Galaxy S10

Everything there is to hate about Samsung's newest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S10. Is there anything you don't like about the Galaxy S10? Be sure to check out everything that we love about the Galaxy S10 right here!
What's To Love About the Galaxy S10

What's to love about the Galaxy S10

Everything there is to love about Samsung's new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S10. From the 6.1-inch AMOLED display to the 16-megapixel ultrawide camera sensor, there's no shortage of high-end specs and features in this phone. What do you like...
Samsung Galaxy S10e Unboxing and First Impressions

Samsung Galaxy S10e unboxing and first impressions

Beau HD unboxes the Samsung Galaxy S10e and provides his first impressions of the device after using it for about one day as his daily driver. Compared to the Galaxy S10 and S10+, the S10e does less damage on the wallet, yet it features many of the...

Huawei Watch GT unboxing and first impressions

The Huawei Watch GT is a fitness tracker disguised as a smartwatch. While it features a stainless steel frame, large AMOLED display, and two-week battery life, it has limited support for notifications and almost all of the apps are fitness based. It...
Samsung One UI On Galaxy S9+

Samsung One UI on Galaxy S9+

Beau HD highlights all of the biggest new features available in Samsung's new One UI running on top of Android 9.0 Pie on the Galaxy S9+. Which feature is your favorite?
Samsung Galaxy S10 Event Recap and Impressions!

Samsung Galaxy S10 event recap and impressions!

At Samsung Unpacked 2019, the company announced a total of five new smartphones: the Galaxy S10e, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10 5G, and Galaxy Fold. For those holding out for a new phone, Samsung didn't make it easy for you as all five of...
LG G8 ThinQ & LG V50 ThinQ: What To Expect

LG G8 ThinQ and LG V50 ThinQ: What to expect

LG is launching two new premium smartphones next week: the LG G8 ThinQ and LG V50 ThinQ. While the G8 will be the flagship marketed to the masses, the V50 will be a 5G-ready device with a Qualcomm 5G modem and extra large battery. Do you plan on...
Is the Galaxy S9+ Worth Upgrading To the Galaxy S10?

Is the Galaxy S9+ worth upgrading to the Galaxy S10?

Later this month, Samsung is expected to unveil at least three variations of the Galaxy S10. In preparation for their new flagship, we decided to pop our SIM card into last year's Galaxy S9+ to see how it works one year later. Will you be upgrading...
The Flip Phone Nobody Talks About (And For Good Reason) - PhoneDog

The folding phone nobody talks about (and for good reason)

There's a modern foldable phone that slid under the radar when it was released in late 2017. Do you know what it's called? Spoiler: it's the Axon M from ZTE. The phone features dual 5.2-inch 1080p LCD displays that can flip open to create one big 6....
Apple iPhone SE Review: 3 Years Later

Apple iPhone SE Review: 3 Years Later

The iPhone SE is a lone breed these days. Despite being launched in 2016, it still manages to perform well and be one of the only options for users who prefer smartphones with small displays. How do you like the iPhone SE? Would you like to see some...