Category Opinions

Xperia 1 II is a silly name that perfectly sums up Sony’s cellphone woes

Xperia 1 II is a silly name that absolutely sums up Sony's phone woesOpinion post byOliver CraggSo then, the Xperia 1 II.Wow, that's a silly name.Sony wants me, you, and the rest of the world to name its latest flagship the "Xperia 1 Mark 2. " The logic, and I use that word very evenly, is that c...Read More

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Dated : 2020-11-14 12:51:41

Xiaomi and Realme: A tale of a pot and kettle

Opinion post byHadlee SimonsXiaomi and Realme executives have been embroiled in a spat for what seems like months now, as the two brands attack one another for plenty of reasons.Representatives for the 2 businesses have taken to Twitter to attack the opposing brand, with Poco India ordinary supervis...Read More

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Tags : Realme Xiaomi

Dated : 2020-11-14 02:51:41

Visible transformed this rural techie’s life for the better

Visible changed this rural techie's life for the betterOpinion post byAndrew GrushAccording to the FCC, nearly 19 million Americans lack access to fixed high-speed broadband.Not distinctly, most people (14. 5 million) live in rural areas. Being without dependable internet access sucks. I know as ...Read More

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Dated : 2020-11-12 10:51:41

From OnePlus to Huawei and back again: What I found out from switching brands

From OnePlus to Huawei and back again: What I discovered from switching brandsOpinion post byMitja RutnikI switched from the OnePlus 3T to the Huawei P20 Pro last year, and the adventure was bittersweet.Although there's plenty to love about the P20 Pro, I effortlessly began to overlook my old One...Read More

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Tags : Huawei Oneplus Oneplus 7t

Dated : 2020-11-10 00:51:41

Sprint’s sacrifice of Virgin Mobile USA is a being worried shame

Sprint's sacrifice of Virgin Mobile USA is a worrying shameOpinion post byEric ZemanThese are dark times for US wireless consumers.While there are quite a lot of highlights (the glacial launch of 5G, fabulous smartphones), the erosion of choice is a troubling advancement. Sprint's news this week ...Read More

Category : News Opinions

Tags : Sprint Virgin mobile

Dated : 2020-11-09 06:51:41

Can someone please put the vogue back in phone design?

Can a person please put the fashion back in phone design?Opinion post byRobert TriggsMaybe I've just been doing this far too long, but if did smartphone design become so boring?Internal hardware hasn't ever been better and we're rocketing off into a new era of 5G, however the industry is stuck in...Read More

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Tags : Phones

Dated : 2020-11-08 04:51:41

Samsung is ready to have a good year

Samsung is set to have a superb yearOpinion post byBogdan PetrovanAs Samsung is getting ready to unveil the Galaxy S20 and the Galaxy Z Flip, agency executives has to be feeling pretty constructive for the year ahead.And for good reason.It's not just that the merchandise coming today are strong, ...Read More

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Dated : 2020-11-07 12:51:41

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip: OK cool, but isn’t this an uneventful use of foldable tech?

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip: OK cool, but isn't this a boring use of foldable tech?Opinion post byOliver CraggSamsung's second stab at a foldable phone is official.Instead of iterating on the phone-tablet form factor we saw with the Galaxy Fold, the South Korean giant has as an alternative looked to th...Read More

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Dated : 2020-11-06 16:51:41

Why is the Samsung Galaxy S20 so costly?

Why is the Samsung Galaxy S20 so costly?Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, and Galaxy S20 Ultra are some costly phones!The S20 starts at $999, the S20 Plus starts at $1,199, and the S20 Ultra starts at $1,399. Want more storage?Expect to pay an even higher top class.Those prices constitute huge...Read More

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Tags : Samsung Samsung galaxy s20

Dated : 2020-11-06 03:51:41

Ugh: If you purchase a S20 Ultra for $1,399, you want to pay extra for a 45W charger

Ugh: If you purchase a S20 Ultra for $1,399, you wish to pay extra for a 45W chargerOpinion post byC. Scott BrownImagine you are not a millionaire (hard to fathom, I know).You save up all your pennies and work very hard to put together $1,400 so you can buy the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra. You plug ...Read More

Category : Features Opinions

Tags : Samsung Samsung galaxy s20

Dated : 2020-11-06 02:51:41

Is going more premium with the Galaxy S20 Ultra the coolest approach for Samsung?

Is going more top class with the Galaxy S20 Ultra the nice method for Samsung?Opinion post byC.Scott BrownIn about a week, Samsung will formally show us all of the fresh entries in the flagship Galaxy S series. Along with the expected Samsung Galaxy S20 and Galaxy S20 Plus, we also expect a new v...Read More

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Tags : Samsung Samsung galaxy s20

Dated : 2020-11-05 01:51:41

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite is an enormous threat to OnePlus in India

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite is a serious threat to OnePlus in IndiaOpinion post byDhruv Bhutani2019 was a mixed bag for Samsung, both globally and in India — a promote it once ruled. From the M-series to the A-series, Samsung took the mid-range competitors head-on and challenged the likes o...Read More

Category : India Opinions

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Dated : 2020-11-03 11:51:41

Samsung S10 Lite and Note 10 Lite: Who are they basically for?

Samsung S10 Lite and Note 10 Lite: Who are they really for?Opinion post byRobert TriggsSamsung snuck out the Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy Note 10 Lite earlier than CES 2020, but there are still various unanswered questions surrounding the pair.So far, we know that the 2 phones are heading to parts ...Read More

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Tags : Samsung Samsung galaxy note 10

Dated : 2020-11-03 04:51:41

Here’s why I think the refresh rate wars are dumb

Opinion post bySuzana DalulFor many phone enthusiasts, specs are everything.Benchmarks and performance are continually compared, discussed or argued over.So, it's going to come as no shock that the most recent spec that has seen major changes — screen refresh rate — is the newest battleground fo...Read More

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Tags : Displays

Dated : 2020-11-01 09:51:41

The Snapdragon 460 could be a game-changer for budget phones

The Snapdragon 460 is usually a game-changer for budget phonesOpinion post byHadlee SimonsQualcomm announced three new chipsets today, providing Wi-Fi 6 functions and polished camera credentials, for starters.These processors are the Snapdragon 720G, Snapdragon 662, and Snapdragon 460. The former...Read More

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Dated : 2020-10-31 17:51:41

Pocophone F2: The one we’re searching ahead to, but can lightning strike twice?

Pocophone F2: The one we're looking ahead to, but can lightning strike twice?Opinion post byTristan RaynerThe Pocophone F2 is now all but proven for a 2020 unlock. It's a phone that may make a mark if it follows a budget-but-effectual success of the Pocophone F1. But in 2020, it faces intriguing ...Read More

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Dated : 2020-10-30 17:51:41

Pinterest: How a once inspiring social media app was ruined by ads

Social media platform no one seems to discuss. Although it has existed since 2010 and has an active userbase of greater than 300 million month-to-month users, it hasn't ever cracked the zeitgeist in the same way as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.But even though Pinterest has managed to bypass most...Read More

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Tags : Pinterest Social media

Dated : 2020-10-29 12:51:41

5 things I’d change about OnePlus’ OxygenOS Android skin

Opinion post byMitja RutnikOxygenOS is among the main purposes why I love OnePlus phones.But despite being the best Android skin out there, personally, it continues to be far from perfect. The problem is that a few of its qualities seem half-baked. The skin also lacks an important characteristic I t...Read More

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Tags : Oneplus Oneplus 7t

Dated : 2020-10-28 19:51:41

I love that new emoji are coming, but I still just want the blobs back

Opinion post byDavid ImelOn Wednesday, Unicode Emoji 13. 0 was finalized, adding 62 different emoji to our lives. It contains such choices as bubble tea, people preserving babies, and my private favourite, a *chef's kiss* hand, incorrectly titled pinched arms.This is great news. I, for one, am a har...Read More

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Tags : Emoji

Dated : 2020-10-27 13:51:41

The Neon ‘artificial human’ presentation at CES 2020 was a trainwreck

The Neon ‘synthetic human' presentation at CES 2020 was a trainwreckOpinion post byC. Scott BrownOver the past few months, hype has been building for a Samsung-backed company referred to as Neon. Although Neon would not have a product, per se, there has been still a Neon CES 2020 presentation d...Read More

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Dated : 2020-10-27 05:51:41