Meizu Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus arrive, unique rear display in tow

Once upon a time, standing out in the smartphone realm was as simple as having a faster processor, some more RAM, throwing in a fingerprint scanner, and maybe upping that screen size to something bigger than the competition. In 2017, manufacturers are forced to get a bit more creative — introducing things like eye scanners, dual cameras, ...

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The full list of current and upcoming Moto Mods

While we’ve seen many smartphone makers try and fail to sell smartphones with “modular” hardware features, Motorola seems to have been the most successful with its Moto Mods. Okay, they may not technically be “modular” accessories since they attach to the back of Moto Z phones via magnets, but it’s the next ...

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Project Fi referral program ups its game with trip to Google mothership

If you’re a hardcore Google fanboy (and odds are that if you’re reading this, you are) then there’s a decent chance you have hopped on board with Google’s pay-as-you-go cellular service, Project Fi. There’s also a very good chance that you’ve always wanted to visit the Google mothership in Mountain View. Lucky for you, you may just ...

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Xiaomi Mi 5X revealed: a low-cost, high-power handset with dual cameras

The Xiaomi Mi 5X is official. After being leaked last week, and then confirmed for a July 26 unveiling soon after, the handset has now been revealed at an event in China. The Mi 5X is the latest low-cost, high-power, device from Xiaomi, featuring a 5.5-inch, Full-HD (1080p), 2.5D curved-glass display, octa-core Snapdragon 625 chip, 4 GB of RAM ...

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Here are the best rugged phones you can buy right now

These days, owning a smartphone is almost a requirement for most folks, for both work and leisure reasons. However, there are a few people who also need their phone to work even when its pouring down rain, or if a person finds themselves in a place with lots of dust and other locations that might otherwise cause their handset to stop working ...

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Huawei Mate 9 and Honor 6X receive permanent price drops

The Huawei Mate 9 and Honor 6X have received a permanent price drop. The Mate 9 has been reduced by $100 (though it’s at an even better price for the Space Gray variant currently at $478.99), while the Honor 6X drops to $199 (or $174,99 if you pick it up in white right now), knocking $50 off the previous price. The Mate 9 is part of ...

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Here are the best Cricket plans

Cricket Wireless is the no-contract subsidiary of AT&T, which previously went by the name AIO Wireless, until AT&T bought the Cricket brand in 2014 from its founder Leap Wireless. You may have seen the company’s TV commercials that show odd-looking green cartoon creatures that look a little like Star Trek’s tribbles. However, ...

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