First Look

Check out first look videos and articles of the latest and greatest cell phones, smartphones, tablets, laptops, wearables, and more on the PhoneDog First Look page.

The one-of-a-kind, dual-screen smartphone dubbed the Axon M has arrived in my studio while it is being sold to the masses for $725 via AT&T. I...
6 days 2 hours ago
The Google Pixel 2 XL doesn’t come packaged in some overly simplistic box where you can hardly tell what’s inside. It comes in a box that I would...
1 month 1 day ago
Last year's Mi Mixx was one of the most beautiful smartphones I have ever seen. When it launched, it had one of the highest screen to body ratios of...
1 month 3 days ago
Similar to the Apple Watch Series 3, the Apple TV 4K has one big new feature going for it. It’s not cellular; it’s support for 4K HDR video playback...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Apple refreshed the Apple Watch bringing one key new feature: Cellular. In addition to a battery, OLED display, and a processor (among other things)...
1 month 3 weeks ago
The iPhone 8 Plus has shipped out to consumers today and we have our unit in front of us. This is the base 64GB model in Space Gray that starts at $...
1 month 3 weeks ago
The iPhone 8 has officially launched. In front of us is the iPhone 8 in Gold embossed in front of the box. If you’ve ever purchased an iPhone before...
1 month 3 weeks ago
While the Essential Phone and Galaxy Note 8 were making headlines, we were secretly testing LG’s flagship smartphone, the LG V30. The unit we have is...
2 months 2 weeks ago
Verizon sent us the Moto Z2 Play, the mid-tier version of the Moto Z2 Force that has support for Moto Mods and retails for about $400 off-contract....
2 months 4 weeks ago
Verizon has sent us an Asus ZenFone AR, the second Google Tango smartphone on the market. So if you’re completely new to Google Tango, basically it’s...
3 months 5 days ago
At its WWDC (Worldwide Developers Conference) in San Jose, California, Apple refreshed many of their Mac computers including the MacBook Pros, which...
5 months 6 days ago
Hands-on with the budget Moto G5 Plus from Lenovo. For less than $300 off-contract, it features a 5.2-inch FHD display, octa-core Snapdragon 625 ...
7 months 1 week ago
Last week, Apple quietly launched a new iPad. It's not an iPad Air or iPad Pro, it's just an iPad. For $329, the new iPad features 32GB storage, a...
7 months 2 weeks ago
LG has released two new Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches. In this video, we unbox and share our first impressions of the LG Watch Style, the cheaper...
9 months 1 day ago
You might have already watched my 13-inch MacBook Pro unboxing and speedtest vs the 12-inch MacBook. Well, this is the 13-inch MacBook Pro with the...
1 year 3 days ago
A first look at Google's new voice-activated speaker powered by the Google Assistant. You can ask it questions or tell it to do things, and it will...
1 year 1 week ago
The Life One X2 is BLU's latest budget-friendly smartphone. It features a 5.2-inch full HD 1080p display, Snapdragon 430 processor with either 2GB...
1 year 1 month ago
This is the $300 Energy XL smartphone from BLU, the latest device of theirs to hit the market and one of their most high end smartphones at that. I...
1 year 4 months ago
We get our hands on the BLU Energy X LTE. For only $129 off-contract, the Energy X LTE variant provides 4G LTE data speeds, a 4000mAh battery, full...
1 year 7 months ago
Here's our unboxing and first look at the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge from AT&T. While the S7 edge is nearly identical to the S6 edge in terms of...
1 year 8 months ago

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