First Impressions

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

The TCL 10 Pro is the most premium variant of the 10-Series set of devices. For $449, it brings a significantly more premium build than the TCL 10L...
2 months 1 day ago
We provide hands-on coverage of the OnePlus 8 Pro and share our thoughts on how it performed after the first day of usage. Starting at $899, the...
2 months 4 weeks ago
Beau HD shares his thoughts of the LG V60 ThinQ. Starting at $799 depending on your carrier, the V60 undercuts the Galaxy S20 line but sits above the...
3 months 3 weeks ago
Beau HD shares his first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip. Not only is it his first foldable smartphone, but it's Samsung's first smartphone...
4 months 3 weeks ago
The Galaxy Buds+ are Samsung's new and improved wireless earbuds, featuring better sound quality and significantly longer battery life. For $149, not...
4 months 3 weeks ago
The last smartphone we will be unboxing this year also happens to be one of the best affordable smartphones of the year. For $399, the Motorola One...
6 months 3 weeks ago
Google Stadia is one of the first cloud-based game streaming services to hit the market. Whereas the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 power games via their...
7 months 3 weeks ago
Google's new Pixelbook Go is designed for students and business users who are constantly on the move. It features a lightweight and thin build with a...
8 months 2 weeks ago
The most leaked smartphones of the year have been made official. The Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL run Google's latest Android 10 operating system, with...
9 months 1 day ago
The Nubia Z20 is a dual-screen smartphone that's launching worldwide with prices starting at $549. What makes it stand out from the competition is...
9 months 5 days ago
The OnePlus 7T is the successor to the OnePlus 7 and it brings with it improved specs. Starting at $599, the 7T features a 6.55-inch AMOLED display...
9 months 2 weeks ago
BOLD is a sub-brand of BLU that's focused on releasing premium smartphones with guaranteed security and Android updates. The company's newest...
10 months 1 week ago
Beau HD unboxes the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ and provides his first impressions of the device. Starting at $1,099, the Note 10+ is Samsung's largest...
10 months 2 weeks ago
A first impression of the most powerful gaming smartphone of 2019, the Red Magic 3. Everything about this phone has been designed with gaming in mind...
1 year 2 weeks ago
One of the latest Android One smartphones to hit the market is the Nokia 4.2. For $189, it features a 19:9 edge-to-edge display with minimal bezels...
1 year 1 month ago
Beau HD provides his first impressions of the OnePlus 7 Pro after switching from the Pixel 3a XL. Both the Pixel 3a and OnePlus 7 Pro offer extremely...
1 year 1 month ago
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....
1 year 4 months ago
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...
1 year 4 months ago
The Huawei Mate 20 is one of the best premium smartphones not available in the United States. While it does work with T-Mobile, it doesn't support...
1 year 7 months ago
Hands-on the latest flagship killer from OnePlus. Starting at $549, the OnePlus 6T features a massive 6.41-inch OLED display, Snapdragon 845 CPU with...
1 year 8 months ago

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