Nick Gray

Editor - International

Nick is a tech enthusiast who has a soft spot for HTC and its devices. He started (the first HTC blog) back in 2007 and joined the Phandroid family in early 2016.


How to SIM unlock the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+

Mar 31st - Buying the Samsung Galaxy S8 or the larger S8+ from a service provider typically means you can save a bit of cash, but the device will be locked to that specific service provider’s network. If you want to switch networks, you’ll have to get a SIM unlock code for the Galaxy S8. Here’s how to do that.


How to SIM unlock the LG G6

Mar 31st - If you purchased the LG G6 from your service provider, you will need to SIM unlock the phone if you plan on switching to another carrier. This article give you all the information you need to SIM unlock the LG G6 so that you can get it working on any GSM service provider.


Customize your phone with wallpapers from the Samsung Galaxy S8

Mar 17th - Excited for the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8? Tired of rotating through the same old wallpapers on your current device? A new leak claims to have surfaced several of the wallpapers which Samsung will be including on the upcoming Galaxy S8. To be honest, these wallpapers are pretty bland, but if they appeal to you, …


DEAL: Xiaomi Mi5 gets a 28% discount, selling for just $250

Mar 17th - The Xiaomi Mi5 may be a year old already, but it’s always been a leader in a value category for flagship devices. The base model typically sells for a bit more than $300, but you’re quick enough, you can pick up the 64GB model for just $249.99 from GearBest. Only 400 units are available at …


DEAL: Xiaomi’s Yeelight smart LED bulbs are only $16.88

Mar 15th - Have you been thinking about buying Philips Hue lights for your house? If you have, you know that the smart LED bulbs from Philips can be quite expensive as the basis starter kit with three bulbs and the necessary hub costs $160 on Amazon. If you’re looking for a cheaper option, we recommend checking out the …


LG G6 vs. Apple iPhone 7: camera shootout

Mar 8th - We’ve back with another look at the LG G6’s camera. Rather than showing you countless photos captured with LG’s new flagship smartphone, We’re going to show you how it’s photo quality compares to that of the iPhone 7.


Sony Xperia XZs super slow-mo videos aren’t that good

Mar 6th - Following our quick hands-on with Sony’s 960 frames per second super slow motion video last week, we decided to head back to the Sony booth to see if we would be able to get our hands on a few of the video files. Fortunately, we were rewarded with over a dozen 720p video clips which show …


Sony Xperia Projector first look [VIDEO]

Feb 28th - The Sony Xperia Projector was introduced as a concept device at last year’s MWC, but the product team at Sony as done quite a bit of refinement and is finally ready to release it to the world. We were able to demo fully the Xperia Projector this year to see what consumers can expect from …