The Huawei Mate 20 Pro has almost everything you can possibly want. Three rear cameras, 3D face unlock (the real kind), an in-display fingerprint sensor, a massive 4,200mAh battery, a curved AMOLED display, expandable storage, you name it. Unless “it” is a headphone jack… that’s still missing.
Last year’s Google Pixel 2 XL suffered from some display issues that many would call quite series. From “poor” colors to terrible viewing angles, people were quite vocal about their disappointment. Many pegged this on LG being the display supplier.
Just like every popular phone, the Google Pixel 3 XL got the teardown treatment courtesy of iFixit. We see a fairly average construction, a bit more difficult than last year’s model. The final score is 4 out of 10, which isn’t very good.
However, that’s not the interesting tidbit. The teardown revealed ... Read More »
iFixit has done its regular procedure on the new Huawei P20 Pro, and for the most part, it’s what you expect. It’s a device with glass on both sides using a lot of adhesive making it fairly difficult to repair. It comes apart easily, but the display is glued ... Read More »
It’s no secret that Huawei’s devices have often struggled in the hands of YouTuber JerryRigEverything. He does durability tests on popular smartphones, and quite a few devices on his shelf of shame are Huawei devices. They’re generally durable, but the bend test gets them almost every time.
The Razer Phone is the first smartphone from the gaming company, but technically it’s the second from Nextbit. Razer bought the company out and it’s easy to see the resemblance of the Razer Phone to the Nextbit Robin. Everything from the speaker grills to the ... Read More »
The Essential Phone feels like an incredibly built device. With a titanium frame, a ceramic back, squared off smooth edges, and a hefty weight, it screams premium and simply feels amazing. There aren’t many devices that evoke this sense of quality. Essential even put a tag with info inside the SIM ... Read More »
The Nexus 6P is not an easy phone to repair, according to iFixit. The site gave the device a score of 2 out of 10 for repairability after tearing it apart and seeing what’s inside. Hint: it’s a lot of glue.
To remove the screws holding the metal body together you have to remove pieces ... Read More »
It’s important for your devices to last you at least one day of use. You don’t want to be carrying around a useless device just because the battery ran out. That’s why there’s so much focus on the battery size in the current crop of Android Wear watches. The Gear Live has a 300 mAh ... Read More »