The best of 2020

Phandroid’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

It’s that time of the year again, and we are getting ready to do our holiday shopping! Some of you non-procrastinating folks already have, actually. But if you are looking for a gift for that Android geek in the family, looking for the perfect item must be a bit hard. That’s why we are putting …

power user

40+ LG V30 Tips & Tricks

We’ve already shown you the first things you should do with the LG V30. Now, we can dig deep into the features.

A step above

Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro earbuds review: playing with the big boys

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a new smartphone from Razer, but the company has been hard at work beefing up its smartphone accessories this past year. After the introduction od the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless earbuds last year, the company is back with the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pros. As the name implies, …

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Samsung promising Android 11 update for the Note 20 series ‘in the coming weeks’

With the release of Android 11 for its Galaxy S20 series smartphones, Samsung has officially announced that the update will be making its way to its Galaxy Note 20 series devices “in the coming weeks.” As is usually the case, Samsung is rolling out the next version of Android to its flagship devices that made their …

Android 11 is here!

Samsung finally releases Android 11 for the Galaxy S20 series

Android 11 has been floating around for months now, but Samsung has finally flipped the switch and it rolling out the update for its Galaxy S20 lineup.While we’d like to say that everyone who owns a Samsung Galaxy S20, S20 Plus, and S20 Ultra will be able to download Android 11 right now, sadly, that’s …

Bedside Smart Clock

Lenovo Smart Clock Essential Review: Perfect for the bedside table

If you’ve already put your smart home system together, chances are that you already have the best smart speakers that fit the bill. Whether it’s the Nest Audio family with Google Assistant, HomePod for the Apple faithful, or Echo speakers for Alexa fans, we really have reached the pinnacle (to-date) of smart home speakers.But the …

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Snapdragon 888 to boost mobile gaming performance by 35 percent

The new Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 was officially announced yesterday, but the company waited a full 24 hours before revealing most of the details that make it the most sought-faster chipset for flagship smartphones in 2020. As usual, Qualcomm has packed in significant performance improvements for the CPU and GPU, but the Snapdragon 888 also comes …

First things first

10 first things every OnePlus 8T owner should do

Now that you’ve gotten your hands on your OnePlus 8T, you might be wondering what are some of the first things you can do with your new phone to truly make it uniquely yours? If you are, then read on to find out!

Use the force

37 Awesome Easter eggs in Google Assistant for Android [VIDEO]

There has been an Easter egg in every new version of Android since Gingerbread. Google Search is also full of Easter eggs (this one is our favorite). So it’s no surprise that Google Assistant has Easter eggs, but we were blown away by the amount that we found

Portable power

Save $100 on the Jackery Explorer 500 Power Station

Having a portable power generator during the winter months is always a good idea, just in case your house loses power during a winter storm. While there are dozens of options out there, Jackery is considered to be one of the best.The Jackery Explorer 500  is currently on sale for just $500 – $100 less …