Tag: consumer-tech

TCL’s New 20 Series Phones Offer Truly Low Cost 5G

Image: TCL Last year TCL began flexing its industrial muscle when it launched its first line of TCL branded phones, and now for CES 2021,...

Here’s What We’re Expecting to See

Image: Samsung/Digital Slang After weeks of rumors, Samsung has finally announced its next Galaxy Unpacked Event scheduled for January 14, and it couldn’t have come...

Samsung’s Galaxy S21 Ultra Will Reportedly Get S-Pen Support

Photo: Sam Rutherford Samsung’s mobile chief recently said the Korean electronics giant wants to bring the Galaxy Note experience to more phones, and now a...

The New OnePlus Concept Phone Is a Color-Shifting Tease

Image: OnePlus Apparently OnePlus is turning its habit of releasing concept phones every winter into a tradition. Following last year’s Concept One, OnePlus has just...

Oppo’s Triple Hinge Slide-Phone Concept Is Wild

While everyone might not be on board yet, one of the things I like most about flexible display tech is the way it allows phone...

Leaked Samsung Galaxy S21 Teasers Show Off Divisive Design

Rumors have been swirling around claiming the Galaxy S21 could get announced as early as January (possibly a month sooner than S20’s debut last year),...

Google Just Announced its Fourth Pixel Feature Drop

Image: Google Last week Google announced a bunch of new features coming to Android devices as a whole, and now the company has returned to...

I Welcome the Rumored Demise of the Samsung Galaxy Note

Photo: Sam Rutherford/Gizmodo Thanks to phones like the Galaxy S20 Ultra, a new segment of devices with flexible screens, and lite versions of the Note...

Google Assistant Has Arrived on the Fitbit Sense and Versa 3

Photo: Victoria Song/Gizmodo Earlier this summer, Fitbit threw down the gauntlet with the ambitious Fitbit Sense and a revamped Versa 3. But while these gadgets...

The Oppo X 2021 Rollable Concept Is a Sci-Fi Phone Made Real

When it comes to delivering a big-screen experience in a package that still fits in a purse or pocket, rollable phones might be an even...

a Big E Ink Tablet

Photo: Alex Cranz/Gizmodo I desperately want a Remarkable 2. It looks so slim and so lovely, and my colleague Andrew will not shut up about...

The Best $500 Phone, Hands Down

Photo: Sam Rutherford The Pixel 4a 5G is an interesting phone, because on the outside it’s as plain as can be. But just like the...

The TCL 10 5G UW on Verizon Is the Cheapest 5G Phone Available

Photo: Sam Rutherford Phone makers have pushed out a wave of premium 5G phones this fall, but when it comes to more affordable handsets that...

OnePlus Announces Two New Affordable Phones: N10 5G and N100

Image: OnePlus When OnePlus released the Nord earlier this summer, I called it a tease because even though it included great specs, a slick design,...

Sick of Camera Bumps, How ‘Bout a Camera Ring?

Image: Huawei Right now it’s not a stretch to say that a lot of mainstream phones end up sporting very similar glass brick designs, but...

Google Is Breaking the Rulesm and It’s Awesome

Ever since Google bought a big chunk of HTC and began integrating its U.S. and Taiwan teams (the Pixel 3a was the first Pixel primarily...

A Solid Phone, But Just a Bit Short on Value

Over the last couple of years, OnePlus has sort of had the “budget flagship” phone segment to itself, offering well-built phones with top-notch specs for...

Just a Good Phone for a Good Price

Photo: Sam Rutherford When Samsung chose the Galaxy S20 FE’s name (FE stands for Fan Edition), it did so because FE tested better in focus...

The Fastest Android Phone of 2020

The ROG Phone 3 is big, it’s heavy, and it’s got more vents and RGB lighting than most people are probably comfortable seeing on a...

Simply the Best Android Tablet

Photo: Sam Rutherford Compared to the iPad Pro, sometimes trying to pick the best Android tablet feels like a consolation prize. That’s because while Apple...

Google Finally Announces the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G

Screenshot: Google After dropping official teaser images for the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G earlier this summer, today at its Launch Night In event...

The New Galaxy S20 FE Is the Budget Flagship Samsung Fans Need Right Now

Photo: Samsung While the Galaxy S20 phones are some of the most technically impressive phones of the year for including 120HZ refresh rates, triple rear...

HMD Announces Two Super Affordable Nokia Phones for Under $200

Photo: HMD/Nokia For this fall’s phone release season, instead of pushing out a new line of expensive premium phones like Apple and Samsung, HMD/Nokia is...

Leaked Images of Unreleased Xperia Play 2 Concept Appear

New photos of an unreleased Xperia Play 2 concept show a follow-up to Sony’s legendary gaming phone from 2011 (pictured above). Sony’s Xperia Play was...

The Sony Xperia 5 II Is a Sneakily Sophisticated Little Phone

Photo: Sony Following a couple years of lackluster releases, Sony’s Xperia phones have sort of flown under the radar—especially in the U.S. where Sony phones...