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This is Verizon’s 2019 basic cellphone

This is Verizon’s 2019 basic cellphone

The Orbic Journey V is Verizon's newest "basic, simple phone" with no smartphone, Android, or iPhone features of which to speak. This is the phone which the average young person, or more likely their dad, will buy in defiance of smartphone trends, and will use for many years to come. Assuming this phone lasts longer than its 2-year monthly payment period, there's a good chance owners will continue making use of this hardware until it's completely worn out.

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It’s Galaxy Note 10 release day: The deals (and the reasons to wait)

It’s Galaxy Note 10 release day: The deals (and the reasons to wait)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 is available for purchase (general availability) starting today, August 23, 2019. Today we're looking at the Galaxy Note 10 price, the price of the Galaxy Note 10 Plus (Galaxy Note 10+, if you prefer), and how and where people will get deals. We've also got a short list of reasons why someone might want to reconsider buying a Note 10 right this minute, including the fact that the Galaxy Note 10 Plus doesn't arrive until September.

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Galaxy A50s and A30s revealed as Samsung’s release cycles quicken

Galaxy A50s and A30s revealed as Samsung’s release cycles quicken

The Samsung Galaxy A50s and A30s were announced today as 's' upgrades to devices in the Galaxy A series: A50 and A30. These devices were released with surprisingly few details on pricing or release - almost as if Samsung's push for the popularity of this lineup is more about the feeling than it is about the nitty gritty bits like... how they can be purchased.

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Casio Pro Trek WSD-F21HR smartwatch adds heart rate monitor

Casio Pro Trek WSD-F21HR smartwatch adds heart rate monitor

The newest smartwatch from Casio carries the same Casio Pro Trek nomenclature of the 2017 device from the same brand. This version of the watch brings updated specifications throughout the hardware, including a new heart rate monitor/optical sensor and new abilities using Google's Wear OS. This device is extremely similar to its predecessor - almost shockingly similar.

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Nokia 3 V Verizon phone de-emphasizes cameras

Nokia 3 V Verizon phone de-emphasizes cameras

The cost of the Nokia 3 V for Verizon in the USA is almost more important than the abilities with which it is delivered. If you were to read the documentation with which the device is revealed, you'd find the word "camera" only once, and no mention of what this device's camera is able to capture. This phone is a simple piece of hardware capable of smart functionality.

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Galaxy Note 10 Unpacked: What you should expect

Galaxy Note 10 Unpacked: What you should expect

On August 7, 2019, a Samsung Unpacked event will play host to the new Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+. You could also call it a Galaxy Note 10 Plus, or a 10 Pro, whatever you'd like - but chances are Samsung'll stick with the "+" symbol as they've done in the past. Today we're taking a final look at what you should expect will be revealed at the event with info based on rumors, tips, and the like. It's not official until Samsung says so on stage!

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Xiaomi Mi A3 photo samples see value in low-end

Xiaomi Mi A3 photo samples see value in low-end

Today we got the Xiaomi Mi A3 to take an early look before our full review. Today's article (the one you're in right now) will serve as a very simple peek at the Xiaomi Mi A3 and its abilities as a camera. Please take note that this is a sort of preliminary investigation - we'll most certainly have a Xiaomi Mi A3 Review released in short order, as well!

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Should I worry if my phone’s brand is failing?

Should I worry if my phone’s brand is failing?

Today we're taking a quick look at all the major smartphone brands to divine their future health. If you're the sort of person that keeps a smartphone longer than a year, you'll do well to have a basic knowledge of the current state of the device's software updates. If your phone brand falls behind on software updates, chances increase that your phone will be targeted by malicious entities. Like, hackers and stuff.

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Google’s next phone will improve your life

Google’s next phone will improve your life

Supposing you're the sort of person that likes to spend money on a phone, and aren't an iPhone-ONLY sort of consumer, Pixel 4 might change your life. You might have a much-improved sort of life when you start to get the hang of what the device can do for your and your body. It starts at your fingers and works its way up to your brain - it's a feature called Soli.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10: Release with Pink Edition for August

Samsung Galaxy Note 10: Release with Pink Edition for August

The latest leak of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 includes a Pink Edition for the masses. It's not yet known how many colors will be made available at the launch of this smartphone - but chances are there'll be more than just two. I say "just two" because for some countries, that's all there were at the launch for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9.

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TikTok’s ByteDance aims for a user-tracking hammer phone

TikTok’s ByteDance aims for a user-tracking hammer phone

Several companies are coming together to great a smartphone, and it's going to be a big deal. It'll be a big deal, that is to say, if they actually get to the point where the machine is produced. One other prerequisite for this phone's success: It'll have to be a lot more well-executed than what we've seen from companies like this in the past. Take, for example, the HTC Facebook phone.

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Moto E6 launches today, making E5 the better value

Moto E6 launches today, making E5 the better value

Today we're taking a look at the newest phone from Motorola, the Moto E6. This device rolls with a set of specifications that are a rather good value for the cash. The phone will cost you right around $150 right this minute - so why would we suggest that you attempt to find a better deal? Because Motorola has a better deal in a phone that's nearly identical to the E6, at less than half the cost!

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