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Our Galaxy S20 Ultra review, one month later: Disappointment rising

Our Galaxy S20 Ultra review, one month later: Disappointment rising

It's not just the price, either Update 1: 2020/03/31 11:18am PDT A major misstep for the Galaxy series Samsung's 2020 Galaxy S family includes three devices again, but they've all moved a bit
NUU Mobile X6 review

NUU Mobile X6 review

The NUU Mobile X6 is an unlocked phone that pairs with AT&T, T-Mobile, and their respective brands. Priced just $100, how does it fare? Read our review.
OPPO Find X2 Pro Review: Putting Samsung on notice

OPPO Find X2 Pro Review: Putting Samsung on notice

In a span of just a few years, OPPO has quickly risen from being just another Chinese brand to one of the more prolific upstarts in the Android market. It quickly moved from boasting about new mobile
OPPO Find X2 Pro Review: Putting Samsung on notice

OPPO Find X2 Pro Review: Putting Samsung on notice

In a span of just a few years, OPPO has quickly risen from being just another Chinese brand to one of the more prolific upstarts in the Android market. It quickly moved from boasting about new mobile
OPPO Reno 3 Pro Review: Camera focus

OPPO Reno 3 Pro Review: Camera focus

OPPO has been flooding the smartphone market with one model after another, and that’s not even counting its sub-brand like Realme. It’s not that hard to get lost in a sea of similar-sounding names but
OPPO Reno 3 Pro Review: Camera focus

OPPO Reno 3 Pro Review: Camera focus

OPPO has been flooding the smartphone market with one model after another, and that’s not even counting its sub-brand like Realme. It’s not that hard to get lost in a sea of similar-sounding names but
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra Review: Too Much

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra Review: Too Much

$1,400 is a huge amount of money for a phone, but the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G gives you a lot in return – figuratively and literally. Siping the rarified air at the very top of Samsung’s 2020
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra Review: Too Much

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra Review: Too Much

$1,400 is a huge amount of money for a phone, but the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G gives you a lot in return – figuratively and literally. Siping the rarified air at the very top of Samsung’s 2020
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra review: A $1,400 phone needs to be perfect, and this one isn't

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra review: A $1,400 phone needs to be perfect, and this one isn't

Have we hit peak flat phone? Samsung's 2020 Galaxy S family includes three devices again, but they've all moved a bit up-market from 2019. There's no "e" variant this year, and the base model S20
Galaxy Z Flip review: It's almost time to throw away your old, boring, non-folding phone

Galaxy Z Flip review: It's almost time to throw away your old, boring, non-folding phone

Folding phones are the future, but don't buy this one The progress we've made with folding phones in just the last year is stunning. We went from teasing the concept behind a glass box to several
OPPO Reno Ace Review

OPPO Reno Ace Review

There was a time in the past when owning a phone from a Chinese phone meant holding an iPhone clone. These days, you’d be hard-pressed to find such a phone from a reputable brand as these companies
OPPO Reno Ace Review

OPPO Reno Ace Review

There was a time in the past when owning a phone from a Chinese phone meant holding an iPhone clone. These days, you’d be hard-pressed to find such a phone from a reputable brand as these companies
Realme X2 Pro Review : Proof a great phone need not be expensive in 2020

Realme X2 Pro Review : Proof a great phone need not be expensive in 2020

The Realme X2 Pro was first announced in October of 2019 and features a 6.5-inch Super AMOLED 1080 x 2400 pixel display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC, and a price starting at around $330 USD. They key
Realme X2 Pro Review : Proof a great phone need not be expensive in 2020

Realme X2 Pro Review : Proof a great phone need not be expensive in 2020

The Realme X2 Pro was first announced in October of 2019 and features a 6.5-inch Super AMOLED 1080 x 2400 pixel display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC, and a price starting at around $330 USD. They key
Realme X2 Pro review: Incredible value, but plenty of room for camera improvements

Realme X2 Pro review: Incredible value, but plenty of room for camera improvements

Realme might be the newest and least well known of the BBK Electronics family that includes Oppo, Vivo, and OnePlus, but it’s certainly no less ambitious. After starting out as an Oppo sub-brand it
Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro review: For the few who prioritize mobile gaming over all else

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro review: For the few who prioritize mobile gaming over all else

In spite of the fact that smartphones just don't make for great gaming platforms, there's no shortage of gaming-centric phones on the market. Xiaomi's Black Shark 2 Pro is the latest one to hit the
Pixel 3a, revisited: Android 10 makes this an even better budget phone

Pixel 3a, revisited: Android 10 makes this an even better budget phone

The Pixel 3a was Android Police's Smartphone of the Year, and for good reason. It marked Google's return to the budget phone arena, which it left after the Nexus 5X and 6P were retired in 2016. More
OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren review: Trading battery life for an extra G

OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren review: Trading battery life for an extra G

OnePlus came out of nowhere barely five years ago, offering a compellingly cheap flagship phone with... questionable marketing. OnePlus has grown up a lot over the years, and it's no longer reliant on
Google Pixel 3a XL: A review at six months

Google Pixel 3a XL: A review at six months

The Pixel 3a XL has long been looked at as the budget king for its camera and battery life. But how does it stack up many months after its introduction?
Review: Teracube – the phone with a four year warranty and white glove service

Review: Teracube – the phone with a four year warranty and white glove service

How often do you upgrade your phone? If you’re like most Americans, that upgrade cycle tends to run between one and two years. Sometimes, we get the rare person who stretches it out to three years,