DO 'EM

17 things every ZTE Blade V8 Pro owner should do

The ZTE Blade V8 Pro is a borderline insane value at $230. For those who jumped on one of the best deals in mobile, we’ve put together a healthy list highlighting the first things you should do upon booting up the Blade V8 Pro for the first time.

NOUGAT UPDATE

AT&T now rolling out Nougat update to the LG G5

A new report suggests AT&T is now rolling out the Nougat 7.0 update to the LG G5 on its network. The update will also include January’s security patch updates.

Enter the Secret World

How to enable the secret Android Developer Options

The Developer Options is like a secret world for Android enthusiasts to do cool stuff. Not only can you speed up animations, but you can force all apps to do multi-window and much more.

Best of Phandroid

7 sneaky ways pickpockets steal your phone (and what you can do about it)

Even the most complicated lockscreen pattern, pass code, or even Face Unlock, can’t protect against someone physically stealing your phone. We’ve written about what to do about lost or stolen phones in the past, but sometimes even the best anti-theft software is no use.

Hot Deal

Deal: SanDisk’s 256GB microSD card is just $135

Needing to max out on mobile storage? Amazon has the biggest available Class 10 microSD card on sale for $45 off. We’re talking about SanDisk’s 256GB Ultra microSD card, complete with an SD adapter.

METAL AND GLASS

Leaked images of the Galaxy Tab S3 show premium design

New images of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 have leaked courtesy of a Taiwanese approvals board. The new tablet appears to feature the same metal and glass design as Samsung’s most recent phones.

Get your game on

20+ Best Android Games [January 2017]

The Holidays are mostly over and now we’re left with the cold of winter. The best thing to do while you’re snowed in is cozy up with your phone or tablet and play some games.

Hot Deal

Deal: $300 off the unlocked LG V20

B&H Photo is making it super cheap to pick up an unlocked LG V20. They’re taking $300 off the phone in their latest deal.

Get Snappin'

Snapchat Spectacles are now available to buy online

Spectacles have only been sold at “Snap Bots” that randomly appear in cities throughout the U.S. If you really wanted a pair you could buy online for outrageous prices from opportunistic users. Thankfully, Snap Inc is finally selling Spectacles online for everyone.

Best of Phandroid

First 11 things every Nexus 6P owner should do

Although we were a bit skeptical at first, after receiving the Nexus 6P last week and playing around with it non-stop since then, we can safely say without a shadow of a doubt: the Nexus 6P is the best Nexus device — and arguably the best Android device — to come along in years. Here are the first things you should do.

FACE-To-FACE

7 Best Android apps for video calling

Video calling might not be as popular as it’s depicted in sci-fi movies, but it’s still a very valuable form of communication. Let’s take a look at the best Android apps for video calling.