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Win a Pixel 4a 5G [Open to All Countries]

XDA users have an exciting chance to score a new Google Pixel 4a 5G. One lucky winner will be selected to receive this phone. Use the form below to enter. The more links you visit, the more contest entries you'll have. Max out your points to increase your chances of winning. Win a Pixel 4a 5G!...

Huawei Browser vs Google Chrome

Google Chrome Google Chrome is the obvious choice for anyone who depends heavily on their Google account. Google has the advantage of being able to have a desktop browser, as well as a mobile option. This is where all of the sync abilities come into play. Bookmarks, browsing history, passwords, form content, and many other types...

Huawei Health vs Google Fit

For people that have GMS-compatible phones, Google fit is a health app solution that might be good for you. For anyone that has an HMS phone, the Huawei Health app is available. Let's compare the two and see if they're any good. Google Fit Coming from Google, this app is predictably compatible with plenty of different types...

Huawei Music Vs. YouTube Music

YouTube Music Your Google account can be used to easily set up your YouTube music as a media player, or a music subscription service. Their subscription service is comparable to similar products when it comes to price. YouTube Music is available on Desktop and Mobile, so your music is not restricted to your phone. The app is...

Win a Pixel 5! [Open to all Countries]

Want a new Pixel 5? It might be time to get rid of your dusty old smartphone and enter for your chance to win something new! This giveaway is open too all countries, and gives XDA users a chance to win a new Pixel 5. Use the widget below to rack up entry points. All you...

A Closer Look at What Makes Huawei Mate X2 Unique

Bleeding edge consumer products in a new product category usually take a year or two to find its footing, and that’s looking to be the case with foldable smartphones. Huawei’s third attempt, the Mate X2, is the most polished and impressive foldable smartphone hardware yet, improving on not just Huawei's previous foldables, but one-up the...

The Phone that Glows – OPPO Reno5 Pro Review [XDA TV]

In a world of smartphones that look increasingly alike, OPPO aims to make a device that stands out, with a glow-in-the-dark design. The OPPO Reno5 Pro is the company's first big launch of 2021. Along with the new phone comes an updated OS in the form of ColorOS 11.1 This latest update features several new...

Best of CES 2021: The tech that caught our attention!

The dust has settled on another showcase in Vegas, except this year's Consumer Electronics Show took place virtually thanks to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. There were a lot of announcements, both directly related to the show or — in the case of Samsung with the Galaxy S21 series announcement — timed for the few days...

XDA Awards – The Best Tech of 2020

Despite all the notable events this year, 2020 has been incredible for consumer tech, and more specifically, smartphones. A lot of companies went all out with their devices, flooding the market with great options catering to a wide variety of needs and wants. We at XDA have used a lot of these gadgets throughout the...

Holiday Gift Guide 2020: The Best Phones, Laptops, Earbuds, Wearables for the Holidays!

Christmas time is always a cause for celebration, but perhaps even more so in 2020 because it celebrates the end of what has been a tougher-than-usual year. While the pandemic shut down many industries, the consumer tech space didn't miss a beat, with one excellent product coming after the other. So no matter your budget...

OPPO Leads Charging Innovation with ColorOS

Between 2010 - 2017, smartphone manufacturers focused on providing larger batteries to give the user a longer battery life. This worked for so long because as screen sizes got bigger, so could batteries. So increasing the size of a battery was the primary way to improve battery life. Smartphones saw a decent increase in the...

Tell us how You Use Your Phone over Christmas Break and Win a Huawei P40 Pro [Open to All Countries]

The Huawei P40 Pro is one of the top photography phones of 2020. With a 50+12+40MP camera, you'll be able to capture the Holidays in amazing detail. The ultrawide 40MP camera makes for great group or family photos. It's the best way to capture your Holiday get together. Enter to win, by filling out the...