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Now That Phones are Bigger, What are Tablets Good for?

The majority, if not all, of today's major Android flagships have displays larger than 5 inches. Only a few years ago, phones this big were seen as niche products, but "phablets" have become the standard now. With smartphones shifting towards the 5.5" to 6" display standard, we have to ask: what are tablets good for...

Most Beautiful Android Phone Ever Released?

We recently had a discussion on what we thought the ugliest Android phone of all time was, and interestingly, the most upvoted comment was the Lamborghini phone. Now, it's time to discuss the most beautiful of Android phones that OEMs have offered us. What do you think is the most aesthetically pleasing Android phone ever released?

What is Samsung Hinting at with its Latest Teasers?

We're less than two weeks away from the unveiling of the highly anticipated Galaxy S6. Samsung released a short teaser video last week that seemed to be about the upcoming flagship's camera. Today, they released another teaser video, this time suggesting faster speeds and better performance. Samsung has also hinted towards wireless charging with a blog post...

Best Uses for the Galaxy Note Stylus?

Samsung's Note series has really taken off, with one of its biggest differentiating factors being its use of a stylus. Its functionality has been praised time and time again in the Android community, but what do people actually use the stylus for? Let us know if you use the stylus on your Note and what the...

What Are the Best CyanogenMod Themes?

We recently did a round-up of some of our favorite CyanogenMod 12 themes, and have been highlighting dozens of interesting designs from our forums lately. But it's your turn to voice your opinions on your favorite CM 12 themes. Let us know which themes you think are the best and why.

Best Android Phone on a Budget?

There's no denying that there has been a major push for low-budget android phones in the industry lately. There are some very impressive phones with price-tags around half of what you would normally expect. But which ones are the best? Let us know what you think the best Android phone is to buy when a...

How Can HTC Regain Its Former Glory?

We're less than a month away from HTC's announcement of its next flagship device. The Taiwanese company has had some rough patches over the years, but it seems to be picking up thanks to the success that the HTC One series has brought. How can it continue to improve and regain its spot at the top...

What Was the Ugliest Android Phone Ever Released?

At one point or another, most of our favorite OEMs have made a poor design choice and released a hideous phone. But which Android phone tops them all? Let us know which phone you think deserves to be crowned as the ugliest Android device of all time.

What Do You Have Against Apple?

Things have certainly calmed down since the days of Steve Jobs' declaration of war on our favorite mobile OS. However, a quick scroll through the comments section of any Apple related stories on here will show you that there are still some grudges held. So what is it that you still dislike about Apple? Let...

What First Made You Come to XDA?

Was it to ask a question, find root instructions, or maybe grab a ROM? Let us know what first brought you over to XDA and how you joined the community!

How Much Screen on Time Do You Rack up in a Day?

The majority of us here at XDA spend a large amount of time with our eyes glued to our screens. But just how much time do we really spend a day? Let us know how much screen on time you usually rack up by the end of your day and which smartphone you use.

Does QHD Really Look Much Better than FHD?

Screen resolution is certainly a hot topic in the mobile world right now, with enthusiasts ranging on both sides of the issue. Some argue that QHD displays are not worth the battery consumption, while others continue to push for the growth of the spec despite any drawbacks. But does QHD really even look that much better...