Mobile

Should you wait for Black Friday to upgrade your PC?

Ask Reddit if you should wait until Black Friday to upgrade your PC, and you’ll get a stream of comments dismissing it as a time for good deals. They’re not wrong, but they’re not exactly right, either. If you’ve got your eye on a very specific part, your chances of a deep discount are generally a toss-up. For most components, ... Read More »

TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Power Strip review: The ultimate surge protector for the smart home (or smart home office)

The Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Power Strip from TP-Link makes no compromises in providing six switched smart outlets and three always-on fast USB charging ports along with power-surge protection. From a sleek design that fits in with modern home décor, to integration with its well-designed app, to an array of voice-control assistant support and scheduling, TP-Link has managed to make the ... Read More »

Samsung’s Galaxy S10 trio and foldable phone detailed in insider report

Samsung’s plans for the early part of 2019 have been detailed by company insiders, who spoke to Bloomberg. The report reveals that Samsung is working on three Galaxy S10 devices, one of which could be a 5G-ready phone, and planning to finally show off its new foldable smartphone. The Galaxy S10 lineup will consist of three phones. A 5.8-inch Galaxy ... Read More »

Google Pixel 2 gets updated camera UI

With the Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL, Google added a bit more polish to the camera app. There’s a new mode selector that’s more in line with Apple and Samsung’s camera interfaces. This replaces the menu that you used to have to tap to get to the “Portrait” mode on the Pixel 2 or 2 XL. Just swipe across ... Read More »

LG opens up pre-orders of the V40 ThinQ in the US earlier than expected

The LG V40 ThinQ was unveiled two weeks ago and historically, the company has been opening up pre-orders a month after the announcement. This time around, however, LG says that the feedback from customers has led to the decision of launching the pre-orders sooner. So now, the handset can be found in the US with a price tag of $949 ($920 at ... Read More »

Verizon will sell a special version of the Nokia 2.1 soon

Nokia is making inroads into the US, it seems, after HMD Global hired a team to expand the presence of its phones over there. Some of its smartphones can already be purchased unlocked in the States, but soon you’ll be able to buy one from Verizon. We’re talking about the Nokia 2.1V, which will be a special version of the 2.1 built for the ... Read More »

Huawei Watch GT to run custom software on an efficient Cortex-M4 CPU

Huawei’s Mate 20 event is expected to bring a new smartwatch as well – the Huawei Watch GT. We saw a leaked render last week, but it was low resolution and it didn’t do the phone justice. So, here’s a much sharper version of the same image. It’s a beaut, with a dive watch style bezel and two plungers. The case is ... Read More »

Poco F1 Rosso Red Colour Variant Launched in India, First Sale on October 11

The Rosso Red colour was announced back in August It will be available for all 3 configurations The sale will be held on Mi.com and Flipkart Poco F1 has received a new Rosso Red colour option in the Indian market. Announced back in August, the Poco F1₹ 23,999 Rosso Red has been launched in India this week and will be available in all three ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ3 is now available in the UK for £699

Sony’s latest flagship smartphone, the Xperia XZ3, was announced in late August at IFA. It’s been on pre-order in the UK since September 1. And following what was undoubtedly a pretty lengthy pre-order period, it finally became available today. Only Clove seems to have the units in stock at the moment, but the phone’s wider UK release is expected for tomorrow, October 5 (as announced ... Read More »

Nokia 7.1 Plus Alleged Live Images Reveal New Colour Option, Launch Expected on October 4

We have now have our first look at what are the first live images of the Nokia 7.1 Plus or Nokia X7 HIGHLIGHTS First alleged live images of the Nokia 7.1 Plus are out The phone is seen in a brownish colour option The design will be borrowed from Nokia 6.1 Plus/ 5.1 Plus Nokia 7.1 Plus has been making the ... Read More »