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Win an All-Expenses Paid Trip to the Honor 20 Series Launch Event [Open to All Countries]

The Honor 20 series, the new flagships of 2019, will be launched soon on May 21, 2019 in London. Excited for it? Win a trip to an exclusive experience in the London, United Kingdom. Up for grabs is not just the event itself but round-trip flights and a two-night hotel accommodation for one lucky winner....

The Honor View20 Uses Dual-Frequency GPS for a Better Signal

Since phones started getting equipped with GPS, there hasn't been much of an evolution in the technology. For the longest time, if you bought a budget smartphone, you'd more or less get the same GPS performance as the most expensive flagship phone. That's because the standard has been to use a single-frequency GPS receiver in...

Advantages to Using a VPN

This article is a sponsored message from Erica Johnson. Why VPNs Are Good for Anyone In today’s world of higher and higher technological advances, there becomes a greater need for better cyber security. One way to up your own security game and protect yourself against threats over the Internet is to get yourself a VPN or Virtual...

Win a Xiaomi Mi 9 [Open to All Countries]

Recently, XDA has partnered up with Brave browser to introduce our users to a faster and safer browsing experience. This lightweight browser blocks all ads by default and is optimized to use far less system resources as Google Chrome. Now is your chance to switch to the Brave browser and enter to win a Xiaomi...

Five Simple Mistakes That Make Your Phone Less Secure

This article is sponsored by Levente SEO. We’re all pretty attached to our smartphones. We spend hours of our day on them, communicating with friends, family, and work, do our shopping, pay our bills, read our emails, check social media accounts, and pretty much live on our smartphones, which is why the idea of an Android...

Why XDA Partnered with a Browser that Blocks Ads [Update: Video]

Privacy If you have a certain amount of doubt when it comes to trusting software with your privacy, nobody would blame you. Brave makes a promise to protect your data, which is why the browser automatically blocks all trackers including cookies, pop-ups, ads, demographic targets, and location settings-- while also allowing you to completely customize the firewall...

EMUI Q&A with Product Manager [Win an Honor 10]

Honor is taking time to connect with the community and answer questions that you might have about EMUI and MagicUI (Honor's Android software). To do this, The EMUI/MagicUI Product Manager will be live in the forums, taking questions. This event will last from now until April 9th 2019. During the event, feel free to share your...

Here Are Some Features We Actually Love in EMUI

EMUI is the user interface that comes on installed Honor and Huawei phones. EMUI features Huawei Home, phone manager, themes, media apps, and is heavily baked in to the entire system UI. While EMUI has a lot of great features to offer (Screen recording, gesture controls, camera app ect.) many people have serious complaints about...

Hands-on with RhinoShield CrashGuard and SolidSuit Cases for Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10+

Our good friends at RhinoShield sent us a few of their pre-production cases for the Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10+. While they expect the final versions of these to be done by the end of March, the fittings are final and we got to try them out. In the final versions you can expect these changes: ...

Top Five Features of the Honor View20

The Honor View20 was a game changer in many ways. Being one of the first major flagship phones of of 2019, the phone has the first of many new features that will find their way to flagship phones this year. At £499.99, the Honor View20 is considered by many to be the best phone in...

Get the Ultra Thin RAVPower 45W GaN Wall Charger for 15% Off

This RAVPower wall charger is a 45W charger with a super slim profile. This charger is 14MM thin and is compatible with phones, tablets and laptops. Power your device up to two times fast than standard 1A charging. While most chargers will charge the typical phone 20% within the first 30 minutes, the RAVPower charger...

Akaso is Having a Big Sale on Dash Cams and Other Tech

AKASO Trace 1 Dual Dash Cam This dash cam features two wide angle cameras with one facing the road and the other facing the inside of the car. The large 340° field of view means you'll have minimal blind spots in your footage. The dash cam shoots in 1080p at 60FPS for high quality footage. While this...