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The LG V40’s 5-camera setup is the future of smartphone photography

The official launch of the LG V40 has come and gone. The phone is definitely a step up over last year’s LG V30, but it’s main specs are pretty much in line with all other 2018 flagship smartphones – save for its 5-camera setup. Since the introduction of the HTC One M8 in 2014, smartphone …

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How to SIM Unlock the Samsung Galaxy S9 for free

There’s little doubt that the Samsung Galaxy S9 and the larger Galaxy S9 Plus are among the best smartphones of 2018. But if you find yourself reading this article, you’re likely already aware of that. What you want to know is how you can SIM unlock the Samsung Galaxy S9 since it is SIM locked to …

LG V40 head-to-head showdown

LG V40 versus the competition: spec showdown

Now that the LG V40 has been made official, we finally has a complete spec list for the device and can compare it with some of its closest competitors. Naturally, the LG V40 will be going head-to-head with devices like the OnePlus 6T, Google Pixel 3 XL and the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, but we’ll …

The 5-camera smartphone has arrived!

LG V40 officially unveiled: specs, price & release date

The LG V40 was officially unveiled today, delivering on most of the rumors that have been floating around these past few months. The main feature that most people will be intrigued by is the camera’s 5-camera setup. That’s right, the LG V40 has three cameras on the back and another two on the front. But …

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How to use Do Not Disturb for Android [VIDEO]

Do Not Disturb is like silent mode on steroids. It can silence your phone quickly or automatically, but also allow certain people and apps to break through.

Did you hear the one about the Mini Pixel Ultra?

Google trolls ‘Pixel Ultra’ hopefuls with ‘mini Pixel’

With the launch of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL less than a week away, Google is officially ramping up the hype for its new devices. The company’s @madebygoogle Instagram account shared an image which portrays a “mini Pixel” with a caption that reads “We’ve heard rumors of a mini Pixel. Which begs the …

Time to grab some popcorn

What’s new on Netflix this October

By now, we all know the drill. Every month, Netflix adds dozens of new movies, TV shows and original Netflix series for us to enjoy. While you’ll likely skip most of the new Netflix content, there are a few highlights which you’ll likely enjoy. At the top of our list are Daredevil Season 3, The …


LG Watch W7 to debut alongside the LG V40

If you’ve been waiting for a new Wear OS smartwatch from LG, we have some good news for you. Evan Blass has just shared that the rumored LG Watch Timepiece will launch alongside the LG V40 as the LG Watch W7. As detailed in earlier leaks, the LG Watch W7 is expected to be identical …

And the leaks just keep on coming

Pixel 3 XL hands-on video shows off Google’s upcoming flagship smartphone

It seems we can’t go a single day without a new Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL leak. This time around, the leak is actually a hands-on video from Rozetked, a Russian publication which shared a lot of pictures and details about the Pixel 3 XL a while back. The Pixel 3 XL hands-on video …

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Huawei Mate 20 Pro leak reveals crazy new smartphone technology

This year’s fall smartphone release cycle looks to be just as exciting at the spring. The upcoming Huawei Mate 20 will likely be one of the most popular devices in Europe and Asia and according to the latest leak, larger Huawei Mate 20 Pro will be packed with new technology which we’ve yet to see …


LG V40 ThinQ design officially unveiled

LG has officially pulled back the curtain, unveiling the design of the LG V40 ThinQ. As we’ve already seen from the leaks, the LG V40 features a total of five cameras — thee on the back and two on the front. In the official LG V40 ThinQ video, the company highlights the five cameras, along with the …

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How to block calls and texts on an Android phone

There’s a reason why “how to block calls and texts” is such a common question. Unwanted messages are annoying, and there’s really no single straightforward fix. We’ll show you the best ways to block those pesky spammers and ex-girlfriends.


Leaked Pixel 3 wireless charging stand press photo shows off its design

There have been a few leaks which have highlighted the upcoming Pixel 3’s wireless charging capabilities. While we’ve known about the phone’s new feature, we really haven’t seen what the Pixel 3’s Wireless Charging Stand actually looks like. That all changed today with a new leak, a press shot of the bottom side of the stand. Like …

Give your phone the Pixel 3 look

Customize your smartphone with the new Pixel 3 wallpapers

The countdown to the Pixel 3’s official debut is slowly ticking away, but it looks like the leaks just keep on coming. Thanks to MySmartPrice, we now have a collection of new wallpapers which will be included on the Pixel 3. Like last year’s Pixel 2, the new Pixel 3 wallpapers include quite a few …

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AMAZING 1-DAY SALE: save up to 65% on SanDisk memory cards & storage products

SanDisk has just rolled out one of the best sales we’ve seen in a long time! For one day only, SanDisk has slashed the price of nearly its entire storage product portfolio by up to 65%. If you’ve been holding off for better prices on a high-capacity microSD card (400GB microSD card for $99 – …


Huawei Mate 20 Pro leak shows off design and new details

The fall smartphone cycle is getting more interesting by the day. The upcoming Huawei Mate 20 Pro has been fully revealed in a handful of leaked images which give us a good look at the front and back of the device. The images show that the Huawei Mate 20 Pro sports a substantial notch which …

smartphone deals!

DEAL: OnePlus 6 gets a $40 discount

There’s no denying that the OnePlus 6 at $529 is one of the best deals you can get on a new 2018 flagship smartphone. But for a limited time, GearBest is selling the OnePlus 6 for $489.99 (free shipping included). For that price, you’ll get a base model which comes with 6GB of RAM and …

Debunking rumors

Leak showing OnePlus 6T photos is a fake

With the launch of the OnePlus 6T set for October, the leaks have become a lot more prevalent as of late. OnePlus has shared a few official details about the phone and we’ve seen quite a few legitimate leaks. Unfortunately, there are people who doctor up their own leaks for the chance at two minutes of …

The Pixel 3 has a price!

Pixel 3 price revealed by premature retail listing

With the launch of the Pixel 3 scheduled for October 9th, the price of Google’s new phone has been the one detail that’s been most elusive. Thankfully, a retail listing for the Pixel 3 popped up on with a list price of 4,999 RMB or $730 USD.  Last year’s Pixel 2 sold for $649 in …

Is 3 really better than 2?

Leaked OnePlus 6T image debunks triple-camera rumors

A lot of people are eagerly awaiting the launch of the OnePlus 6T. The phone isn’t expected to be more powerful than the wildly-successful OnePlus 6, but rumors have claimed that the phone would feature an improved camera setup with a total of three sensors on the back of the phone. Unfortunately, a new image …

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5 things to do with your new Android phone

You’ve just unwrapped your very first Android phone. Congratulations! Here are some of the first things you should do with your shiny new phone.

PIXEL 2 is still the champ

The iPhone XS still can’t compete with the Pixel 2’s camera

There’s a lot of hype around the new Apple iPhone XS and it’s “improved imaging sensor” which captures more light and delivers better images. While Apple’s smartphones have often been regarded as having the best smartphone cameras on the market, things started shifting a few years ago. When the Samsung Galaxy S7 was introduced, it gave …

Chronological timeline? That's brilliant!

Twitter’s chronological timeline is coming back!

Twitter is making a change that no one thought they’d ever make — the chronological timeline is officially making its return! Shockingly, Twitter admitted that its “show the best Tweets first” feature hasn’t really panned out. While the algorithm did promote content from other users that you might be interested in, it also hid a lot of …