Honor’s Magic 6 Pro features a second-gen silicon carbon battery, but won’t be sold in Canada

Honor hopes to solve the problems associated with lithium-ion batteries with cells containing silicon.According to Android Police, the company changed the anode of the lithium-ion battery in the Magic 6 Pro, adding silicon to the usual graphite. The publication noted that while silicon helps increase energy density, the material itself is not suitable for mobile… Continue reading Honor’s Magic 6 Pro features a second-gen silicon carbon battery, but won’t be sold in Canada

Samsung Galaxy A70 review: A mid-range phone with a flagship-grade battery

The company recently launched three mid-range smartphones: Galaxy A70, A50, and A20. To my surprise, these mid-range devices are no slouch and worth considering if you’re looking for a mid-range phone. The Galaxy A70, in particular, is cheaper but packed with premium features that some flagship devices don’t even have.There’s a standard USB-C port on… Continue reading Samsung Galaxy A70 review: A mid-range phone with a flagship-grade battery

Best Android phones of 2024: Our favorite iPhone alternatives

If you have more specific requirements for a smartphone, it’s worth checking out our guides to the best camera phones, best gaming phones, and best mid-range phones, which offer more personalized recommendations. If you’re wondering how the best Android phones compare to Apple’s iPhones, then check out our roundup of the best phones.Google Pixel 8… Continue reading Best Android phones of 2024: Our favorite iPhone alternatives

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact review: Display, battery life, connectivity

The Xperia XZ1 Compact packs a 4.6-inch IPS LCD. Its 720p resolution stretched across this screen results in a pixel density of 319ppi – perfectly sharp by our books.Despite sounding seemingly low in resolution, this panel comes with a slew of Sony’s proprietary screen tech, including TRILUMINOS, X-Reality, and Dynamic Contrast Enhancement. The only thing… Continue reading Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact review: Display, battery life, connectivity

Hisense U30, King Kong 5/Pro officially released

On April 3, Hisense Mobile held a new product launch conference in Emeishan, officially launching the Hisense U30 full-screen smartphone and the monster-level battery King Kong 5/5 Pro. The King Kong 5 is priced at 1,399 yuan ($208), the King Kong 5 Pro is priced at 1,899 yuan ($283), and the star-shaped full-screen U30 is… Continue reading Hisense U30, King Kong 5/Pro officially released

Sony’s new Xperia 10 VI budget phone is old-school, in both good and bad ways

Sony’s Xperia 10 range of mid-range phones aren’t amazing devices, but they usually bring a couple of unique features to the table. Now, the company has announced the Xperia 10 VI.The new mid-range phone follows in the footsteps of Its predecessor when it comes to the overall design. Expect a light weight (164 grams), a… Continue reading Sony’s new Xperia 10 VI budget phone is old-school, in both good and bad ways

ASUS Zenfone 10 Review: Best Battery Life ever on a Smartphone

Don’t let the Zenfone 10’s small size fool you, Asus has packed the Asus Zenfone10 with enough  Asus Zenfone 10  smartphone batteryto make it a solid two-day phone.In the Zenfone 10, Asus has retained much of what made the Zenfone 9 such a popular phone among those who wanted a smaller phone. But some changes were made,… Continue reading ASUS Zenfone 10 Review: Best Battery Life ever on a Smartphone

Alcatel Idol 4S review: Not quite the deal it hopes to be

Haven’t considered buying an Alcatel phone before? Made of metal, glass, and Moxie, the unlocked Idol 4S will do whatever it takes to change your mind. It has a large screen and great sound quality; a 16-megapixel camera and an 8-megapixel camera with front-facing flash; a convenient key to launch apps quickly; a fingerprint scanner;… Continue reading Alcatel Idol 4S review: Not quite the deal it hopes to be