XDA Buying Guides

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 vs Jabra Elite 85T: Which TWS should you choose?

The Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 and the Jabra Elite 85T are two of the best true wireless earbuds on the market, offering great sound, ergonomic designs, and effective ANC. The Galaxy Buds 2 was unveiled alongside the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3. Meanwhile, the Jabra Elite 85T came out in 2020...

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G vs OnePlus 9: Should you choose the Exynos 1280 phone over the Snapdragon 888?

On the market for a powerful Android phone with an immersive screen but don't want to pay 2022 flagship prices? Buying a one-generation old flagship or a current mid-tier device is an option to save some money while still getting a good phone. Today, we're taking a look at Samsung's 2022 mid-tier Galaxy A53 5G...

Samsung Galaxy S22 vs Apple iPhone 13: Samsung and Apple battle it out in the entry level flagship space

Samsung's Galaxy S22 and Apple's iPhone 13 are aimed at two groups of consumers: those who want a "new flagship" but don't want to pay too much or consumers who don't want a huge flagship phone. With both devices priced at $699 right now and with "just" 6.1-inch screens (this is measured diagonally, so the...

These are the Best Fitness and Wellness apps for your Wear OS smartwatch

Your Wear OS smartwatch can do much more than display notifications and count your steps. Many of the best Wear OS apps can help you be productive, stay on top of your tasks, control your smart home devices, and more. While most smartwatches come packed with a bevy of fitness and wellness features, you can...

Apple MacBook Air M2 (2022) vs Apple 24-inch iMac M1 (2021): Which M-powered computer should you buy?

Apple revealed the all-new MacBook Air (2022) during its main WWDC22 keynote, along with macOS Ventura. This notebook packs the company's M2 chip in an overhauled chassis that features a more futuristic design language. It now looks similar to some of the other Macs that Apple has recently introduced. On the other hand, we have...

Best headphones and earbuds for the MacBook Air (2022)

Apple's 2022 MacBook Air is looking to be a fantastic laptop, featuring a sleek new design and greatly increased performance courtesy of the new Apple M2 processor. This new design also comes with a new speaker system, now using a quad-speaker setup to deliver more powerful sound compared to previous models. But even if the...

The best monitors you can buy for the MacBook Air (2022)

Apple's 2022 MacBook Air looks like a fantastic device, featuring an all-new design, an upgraded M2 processor, and other welcome improvements. While the display has technically been made taller, it's not that much bigger, and for multi-tasking, it can still help to have a second screen. We're here to help with that, and we've rounded...

These are the Best Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra Cases to buy in 2022

Samsung has finally revealed its latest lineup of flagship tablets -- the Galaxy Tab S8, the Galaxy Tab S8 Plus, and the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. If you plan to buy the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra -- the highest-end device out of the three -- it's a wise idea to also get a screen...

Samsung Galaxy S22 vs Google Pixel 6: The two best base level flagships duke it out

Who said new flagship smartphones must cost $1,000? Samsung and Google each released flagship phone series within the past 10 months that offer a base model starting at as low as $599. And while both the Samsung Galaxy S22 and Google Pixel 6 aren't as feature-packed as their more premium siblings, they are still flagship...

OnePlus 10 Pro vs Xiaomi 12 Pro: Which Android flagship is better?

Every year around spring time we get a slew of new Android flagships running on the newest Qualcomm chip, and while Samsung's S series get the bulk of the attention early on, there are several other brands that put out excellent, polished handsets. Sure, Xiaomi may not be a non-entity in North America, but smartphone...

MacBook Air (M2, 2022) vs Dell XPS 13 (2022): Battle of the lightweight laptops

This year has seen some great laptops launch on the Windows side, with one of the most recent being Dell's completely refreshed XPS 13, which is lighter and thinner than ever. But Apple has also come out with an upgrade for its own lightweight laptop, the MacBook Air, and that means competition is once again...

HP Elite Dragonfly Chromebook Unboxing: What’s in the box?

If there ever was a good Chromebook to get really excited about in 2022, it would be this, the HP Elite Dragonfly Chromebook. Ordinarily, you would expect a laptop of this stature to come preloaded with Windows 11. And it does in the form of the Elite Dragonfly G3. But it also comes with Chrome...