March 30, 2015

Cricket dials up plus-sized ZTE Grand X Max+

Cricket and ZTE on Monday kicked off their respective CES efforts by announcing the upcoming availability of the 6-inch Grand X Max+. Set to arrive on Friday, January 9, the ZTE Grand X Max+ refreshes the plus-sized model. Chief among the ...

Samsung Milk expands into VR and TV

Last year Samsung gave Galaxy users access to its Milk Music and Milk Video apps.  In large part, both apps were received well due to their clean design, premium feel and excellent content.  Samsung announced today that those two apps will ...

ASUS ZenPhone Zoom announced at CES 2015

To complete the ASUS saga today, we have the ZenPhone Zoom. The optical zoom was announced at three days ago on YouTube. There isn’t much about this phone yet. We have Android Lollipop, 5.5″ display, 13 MP back camera with 3x optical ...

Sony unveils a stainless steel SmartWatch 3

One of the best Android Wear smartwatches just got even better, with Sony unveiling their excellent Smartwatch 3 watch with a stainless steel band. If you haven’t read our review of the Smartwatch 3 then check it out, but one of our comments was ...

Acer announces the Liquid Z410 smartphone with 4G

Acer have announced a mid-range, affordable, 4G LTE device called the Liquid Z410, that will launch in February starting at €129. Aside from the odd name, the device will pack a 4.5-inch qHD display, MediaTek CPU, and an ARM GPU, with a rear ...

ASUS ZenPhone 2 with 4GB of RAM

ASUS announced a few interesting devices at CES recently. While I was looking out for the ZenPhone Zoom that was hinted at three days ago, ASUS dropped the ZenPhone 2 with an astounding 4 GB of RAM. For a little perspective, I am currently ...

SanDisk unveils USB 3.0 flash drives for Android

Sandisk unveiled something pretty special at the start of CES 2015.  The Silicon Valley based storage company showed their new Ultra Dual USB 3.0 flash drive.  The drive can connect to PCs by its high-speed USB 3.0 connector or to Android ...

Plex shows off new focus on audio with new features

Plex is king for handling your media, and of note is the way it indexes your movies and tv shows. Plex has just announced a new focus on audio with a whole host of new features: Audio Fingerprinting plus Enhanced Music Recognition and Artist ...

LG G Flex 2 vs. LG G Flex

The first big phone to be unvieled at CES 2015 today is the new LG G Flex 2, the successor to last years G Flex which started out only in South Korea and eventually made its way to other markets. But if you didn’t pick up the G Flex ...

New type of wearable introduced at CES 2015

Optinvent, a company that specializes in smart wearables (specifically eyewear), announced a new type of wearable technology today at CES that they are calling the ORA-X. This new device is a pair of high-end headphones running android, with a ...

Xiaomi makes the Redmi 2 official

Xiaomi has tons of momentum heading into 2015 and they aren’t slowing down anytime soon.  They just announced their first phone for the year, the Redmi 2.  It will be an entry-level device and will come with 4G LTE support, dual-sim, and ...

CES: RCA announces two Android budget phones

RCA announced today that they will be releasing new Android phones that run Android 4.4 Kit Kat.  The first phone is the RCA G! which will arrive with a 5.5″ 1080 x720p display, 1.3GHz quad core processor, 8 GB built-in storage, and ...