Sean Riley

Senior Editor

Sean has been covering mobile tech professionally for almost a decade with a focus on app reviews, wearables and mobile photography. He occasionally muses about gadgets and tech outside of the Android universe at Techgasms.


Best Android Phones of 2019 (September Update)

Sep 19th - Another month and a few updates to our lists of the best Android phones across a number of different categories. We are also introducing a new list, best budget flagships which we’ll explain further below, but it’s a market segment that doesn’t get enough attention. Best Android Smartphone Best Budget Flagship Smartphones Smartphones with the …


Best Budget Flagship Smartphones – September 2019

Sep 19th - Going over some of our favorite recent devices and comparing it to our lists of best phones, we found that we were missing a number of them as they just didn’t quite fit into our existing categories. Fortunately, there was a simple enough solution, we’ve created a new list to capture these devices, the best …


Google I/O 2019 News Roundup

May 9th - Google announced a whole host of new hardware and software at I/O 2019, here’s a quick rundown of all the highlights.


Oppo Reno 10x Zoom camera test: affordable superzoom

May 4th -   Oppo has prided itself on its focus on imaging in its smartphones for years now and while Huawei may have beaten Oppo to the superzoom punch with the release of the P30 Pro, Oppo is hot on its heels with the Reno 10x Zoom. I recently traveled to Switzerland for the international launch of …


Nightmare unfolding for Samsung with Galaxy Fold review units

Apr 17th - A somewhat notably limited number of outlets and YouTubers were given early access to the Galaxy Fold by Samsung earlier this week and perhaps we now have an inkling as to why. Today there have been reports from multiple reviewers that their Galaxy Fold review units have failed in pretty spectacular fashion.


This is not the 5G you’re looking for

Apr 6th - AT&T and Verizon both had important weeks for their 5G networks, but nothing we’ve seen to date makes it seem like consumers should get on board in 2019.


SyncMate Review: Keep Your Digital Life in Sync

Mar 16th - While for the most part, we as Android users rely on Google services to keep our devices and accounts synced up, for those of us that use macOS everything doesn’t always play nicely together, enter SyncMate.


Amazon Fire TV Sticks and Cube discounted for the Oscars

Feb 18th - Amazon’s various streaming devices are no strangers to discounts, but the Fire TV Stick, Fire TV Stick 4K and Fire TV Cube are all currently enjoying their largest price drops of 2019 to make sure you’ve got your streaming setup in order for the Academy Awards this weekend.