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Amazon Prime Day: Best Smartphone Deals

Amazon Prime day is here, which means anyone with a subscription to Amazon Prime will get exclusive access to a bunch of discounted products. These are some of the best deals on Smartphones so far. Honor 7X Amazon Prime Day Price: $169.99 You Save: $70 Honor View10 Amazon Prime Day Price: $399.99 You Save: $100 Essential Phone 128 GB Amazon Prime Day Price:...

Best Mobile Accessories Deals to Get on Prime Day

Will your glass phone crack if you drop it from 4 feet or even 10 feet high on concrete? Probably not - if it is covered in a RhinoShield phone case and impact protection screen protector. The phone protection brand RhinoShield is well known for its slim minimalist phone cases and hammer-proof screen protectors that survive...

It’s Amazon Prime Day! These are the Best Amazon Tech Sales

Amazon Prime day is here, which means anyone with a subscription to Amazon Prime will get exclusive access to a bunch of discounted products. These are some of the best deals on Amazon tech products so far. Echo Show 2-Pack Amazon Prime Day Price: $239.98 You Save: 48% Kindle Paperwhite Amazon Prime Day Price: $79.99 You Save: 33% Fire TV Stick with Alexa...

Samsung’s budget Galaxy Grand Prime Plus (2018) may have an Iris Scanner

Biometric authentication has taken on new forms in modern smartphones thanks to advancements in imaging and display technology. We now have smartphones capable of precise facial recognition like the Xiaomi Mi 8 and Apple iPhone X. We are also getting smartphones with in-display fingerprint sensors like the Vivo NEX and Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS. Meanwhile,...

XDA Partners with Pocketnow

We're super excited to announce that Pocketnow is now a part of XDA. This means that we will join one of our favorite YouTube channels in mobile tech with the most popular Android phone community. The sites will continue to operate separately, but you might see key Pocketnow content on XDA, or Pocketnow video hosts mention...

Code for a newer Samsung foldable phone with Note 4 panel/Note 8 SoC shows up

Samsung's record profit run was reportedly ended thanks to relatively poor sales of the Samsung Galaxy S9. That's not to say it didn't sell in huge numbers—the shipment of 31 million Galaxy S9 devices isn't a figure you can scoff at—but it's certainly disappointing when compared to the sales figures for previous Samsung Galaxy flagship...

Navigation Gestures update brings OnePlus 6-style gestures to any Android device

Gesture navigation has become a staple feature on most flagship smartphones these days, with much debate centered around who does it the best. Android P brings native gesture control to all supported devices like the Google Pixel and Google Pixel 2, Xiaomi offers full-screen gestures on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro and devices running...

A Xiaomi flagship with a Snapdragon 845 and display notch may be headed for India

Earlier this year, we obtained evidence that Xiaomi was working on at least four flagship smartphone devices with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 system-on-chip. This included the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S ("polaris"), Xiaomi Mi 8 ("dipper"), the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition ("ursa"), and a fourth device that we did not share any information on because...

Android Go – How does Google’s lightweight ecosystem compare to the original?

Android Go is Google's lightweight mobile platform that aims to run on lower system specifications than usual. It's aimed at developing and lower-income areas, where devices with poor processors and small amounts of RAM will be most prevalent. It exists basically to make sure that those in developing nations can still avail of applications and...

Huawei P20 Pro XDA Review: A Low-Light Photography Master

The Huawei P20 Pro is Huawei’s most ambitious phone yet. The company has been steadily climbing the ranks of Android device makers, to the point where it is now the world’s third-largest smartphone vendor. In China, the company is in first place, while in Europe, it is a rising star. Despite experiencing trouble competing in...

What’s new in Android P Beta 3 for Google Pixel/Pixel XL & Google Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL

Google just released the Android P Beta 3/Developer Preview 4 for the Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Google Pixel 2, and Google Pixel 2 XL. Likewise, Essential released the latest beta for the Essential Phone. We're still waiting on devices like the OnePlus 6, Sony Xperia XZ2, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S, and the Nokia 7...

Discover the RhinoShield Case Options for the OnePlus 6

If you're looking for a quality case with a minimal design and maximum protection, RhinoShield has a few solutions for you to choose from. Owners of the OnePlus 6 will find that the CrashGuard and SolidSuit cases make a perfect companion for your phone. There are several different design and colors to match your OnePlus...