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These are the Best 5G Phones you can buy in October: Samsung, Apple, Google, and more!

5G rollout continues to happen around the world, so if you're buying a new phone, it might be worth picking one up that supports this fifth-generation network. Most of the phones in our Best Phones and Best Android phones list already support 5G – but you don't have to spend flagship money to get that...

Smartphones are getting boring every year, and that’s good for you

If there's one thing that the recent release of the iPhone 13 series highlighted for me, it's that yearly phone upgrades are slowing down. Gone are the days of major year-on-year innovation -- instead, each year in smartphones is more or less a pledge to stability with one or two smaller changes or improvements. The...

These are the Best AT&T phones you can buy in October: Samsung, Apple, and more!

The US phone scene is often dominated by carriers, which can be a good or bad thing depending on the carrier you choose. Fortunately, AT&T is one of the biggest ones with great nationwide coverage and plenty of phone options from which to choose from. To ensure carrier compatibility, every phone listed here is directly available...

Samsung removes ads from Samsung Pay & Samsung Health, more to follow

Samsung has finally started getting rid of ads in One UI stock apps. Earlier this year, the company promised to remove ads from proprietary apps, like Samsung Weather, Samsung Pay, and Samsung Theme. But, at the time, it didn't share a definite timeline for the same. Samsung has finally started removing ads from One UI...

These are the Best True Wireless Earbuds in October: Sony, Apple, Samsung, and more!

If you consume a lot of media on the go or listen to your favorite tracks while commuting, having a good pair of TWS or True Wireless Earbuds can be just as important as having an awesome smartphone. There's a fine line between having cheap earbuds that just allow you to listen to your music,...

Nobody knows what’s going on with Samsung’s Galaxy S21 FE

Samsung added an affordable flagship to the Galaxy S20 lineup last year -- the Galaxy S20 FE. The Fan Edition device was a big hit, as it had most of the features found on the vanilla Galaxy S20 at a much more affordable price. During its launch, Samsung had promised that it would launch more...

Some Samsung phones can now be used as a car key, but support is limited

At its first Galaxy Unpacked event of the year, Samsung unveiled its flagship Galaxy S21 series. During the launch presentation, the company revealed that the devices would let users find and unlock Audi, BMW, Ford, and Genesis cars. The feature is now finally rolling out to users but, while it's available on a couple of...

New Galaxy S22 Ultra renders showcase a split camera module

Last week, we got our first look at the Galaxy S22 Ultra, the most premium phone in Samsung’s upcoming flagship lineup. The Galaxy S22 Ultra is widely rumored to be a spiritual successor to the beloved Galaxy Note series. And the leaked Galaxy S22 Ultra renders only fueled that notion further as they showcased a...

Samsung’s new Galaxy F series device features the Dimensity 700 and a 64MP triple camera setup

After announcing the Galaxy M52 5G in the Indian market yesterday, Samsung has now launched a new Galaxy F series device in the region. The Galaxy F42 5G is a successor to the Galaxy F41 from last year, which was the first phone in Samsung's mid-range F series. The device offers a MediaTek Dimensity SoC,...

The wireless Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 are at their lowest price ever on Amazon U.K.

Samsung released the Galaxy Buds 2 near the end of May, around the same time as the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3, and Galaxy Watch 4. The earbuds offer active noise cancellation, a compact case, and limited water and dust protection, all for an asking price £139. They've been up and down in...

Samsung rolls out October 2021 security patches to the Galaxy S21 series

We're still a couple of days away from moving into the next month, but that's not stopping Samsung from releasing October 2021 security patches for its flagship lineup. This isn't the first time the South Korean giant has started rolling out new monthly security patches even before publishing the security bulletin. For several months now,...

Apple iPhone 13 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra: Camera Shootout and Comparison

Every year around this time, there’s one camera comparison that must be made -- the latest iPhone vs the latest Samsung Galaxy. It’s a necessity because Samsung and Apple have essentially a duopoly in the North American market, meaning for a major, highest-spending, chunk of the world’s phone market, the latest iPhone and the latest...