Introduced last year, the Moto Z line has just gained a new member. What makes the Z series stand out of crowd is the modular design compatible with cool MotoMods. Although Lenovo wasn’t the first to release a phone with modular functionality, unlike the LG which returned to more traditional design after LG G5 misfire, the company stayed loyal to the concept. Above that, Moto Z2 Force comes with a thinner body shell, shatterproof display and the Snapdragon 835 chip. Let’s take a closer look at this beast.
LG has just shared the news that they’re going to release a new member to the Q line. The LG Q8 is expected to debut at the end of this month. Despite the fact that the phone is a rebranded alternative to the last year’s V20 rather than a flagship model, it offers fairly solid specs.
Earlier this week, Samsung started to send out invitations to its next Unpacked event held like always in New York City. This time conference is scheduled to August 23rd. The news keeps in line with the South Korean tech giant’s announcement issued last week, in which the company revealed that they soon plan to took the wraps off of its newest phablet flagship.
Nokia may try to conquer the world of smartphones, but it doesn’t necessarily mean that the company forgot its roots. Today it released two new extremely affordable handsets. Manufactured by HMD Global, the company which owns right to the Nokia brand for phones and tablets, the new phones are said to be the Nokia cheapest offerings currently available in the market. Both the Nokia 105 and Nokia 130 are simple feature phones targeting at those who feel nostalgic about the traditional bar design and do not need Android operating system.
On the market for a capable though cheap smartphone? If so, then AT&T Prepaid may have something for you. Earlier today the carrier expanded its affordable lineup by the ZTE Blade Spark. Being a product targeting at extremely budget-conscious users, the phone offers a massive screen panel, decent optics represented by a 13MP camera and Android Nougat experience.
Although the BlackBerry KEYone is already available on the US market, you can buy only the unlocked version of the handset. For some of us it’s a bit irritating, since the SIM-lock-free device is compatible only with GSM carriers. In other words it doesn’t work with CDMA networks. Aware of the problem Sprint decided to move the things around. Today, the carrier added the BlackBerry KEYone to its lineup.
After years of its presence in the mobile market, the GoPhone name is going away. In the latest announcement AT&T has shared that it’s rebranding its pre-paid subsidiary service provider. The new brand debuts at the market under the name of AT&T Prepaid. Perhaps the name isn’t the most flashy, but we customers are interested more in the quality of services and pricing than in the catchy slogans, right?
LG announced a new series of smartphones whose biggest selling point is feature called „FullVision” display. The new line at the moment consists of three models including the Q6, Q6 Plus, and Q6α. All three devices are mid-range handsets with affordable pricing combining essential specs of the LG premium phones.
RED isn’t surely a company that pops into your mind when thinking about mobile industry. In fact considered a leading camera maker the company is identified with film industry, where it is very popular. However, this state of things may change soon, as the company has recently shared a news that they plan to release the very first smartphone offering holographic display. Except for innovative technology, the phone will also shock with extremely high pricing.
Budget-conscious customers just got another affordable offering whose purchase may be worth considering. This week Samsung took the wraps off of the Galaxy J5 Pro. The new handset is an update to the released earlier this year Galaxy J5. The 5.2-incher features is powered by an octa-core processor and comes with Android Nougat on the board.
Remember the Galaxy Note 7? If you’re a big fan of this ill-fated phablet, you will be surely glad to hear that the device has just got a second chance. Recently, Samsung has shared a news that it will start to sell refurbished models. Dubbed Galaxy Note 7 Fan Edition the handset is scheduled to return to its home market of South Korea on July 7th. This happens after the last year’s worldwide affair including explosive units that leaded to withdrawal from the global market.
Those looking for an affordable smartphone on Cricket prepaid network, just got a new Samsung device to choose among. Dubbed the Galaxy Halo, the Android Nougat-based phone is a rebranded version of the Galaxy J7 Perx launched earlier this year at Sprint and its pre-paid brands. Right now the alternative version of the phone is available at Cricket Wireless with plans starting as low as $30.
We, smartphone users, all love our devices, however, we experience one small problem – battery life of our devices is too short. Conscious of how frustrating it is to find out that we don’t have enough power to make a call in a crucial moment, LG releases the X Charge. Being a solution to the low battery capacity issue, the phone provides massive battery and a package of mid-range specs at a low price. The newly announced handset is now available Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile network.
Last month Verizon Wireless announced that they will soon start to sell the Moto Z2 Play. Keeping the given word, today the carrier has officially expanded its lineup by the Moto Z2 Play. Labeled with a reasonable price tag the phone offers a package of decent mid-range specs and an attractive modular design.
Unlocked Nokia 6, Moto E and Alcatel Idol 5S are now on sale in the US with extra discount if you don’t mind ads on your lock screen
Amazon’s Prime Exclusive program is well known among the members for delivering freshly announced phones to the market at lower prices, but it happens rarely that we see phones debuting through the program. That state of things changes today as Amazon has just released the Alcatel Idol 5S. At this point the unannounced smartphone is available to Amazon customers. Along with the Idol 5S, the retailer launched two more phones: Nokia 6 and Moto E4. All three smartphones are sold unlocked and with significant discount, providing that you don’t mind ads on you lock screen.
Earlier this week Samsung officially took the wraps off of the Galaxy Folder 2. Targeting at those who feel a bit nostalgic about the flip design the smartphone offers a combination of entry-level specs, Android Nougat and a physical keyboard.
Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 is official featuring a stylish clamshell design, Android Marshmallow and 4G LTE fast speeds.
Remember the days when we all dreamed of Motorola RAZR? Its sleek clamshell design made it one of the most desired handsets of that time. Although flip phones’ days are over, there are still many mobile users looking for such devices. Conscious of the existence of flip phone buffs, Samsung releases the Galaxy Folder 2.
Keeping abreast of time, the phone offers some of the most modern connectivity options. The manufacturer sells two variants of the handset: 3G and 4G LTE. Except for the ultra-fast connectivity the phone houses a 3.8-inch display and is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor clocked at 1.4GHz and paired with 2GB RAM.
Perhaps such processing parameters aren’t particularly impressive, but they should manage to provide the handset’s users with smooth performance of Android Marshmallow the phone runs out of box. Furthermore, the Galaxy Folder 2 is kept alive by a 1,950 mAh battery and includes microSD expansion slot accepting cards up to 256GB. Meanwhile, its optics are represented by a combination of 8MP and 5MP cameras.
In addition, the phone’s keypad is slightly bigger than the one found in its predecessor – the Galaxy Folder. There are several different physical buttons dedicated to various functions that enhance the phone’s functionality. For instance, there is a dedicated button for social media, camera, contacts or texting. Other than that Samsung designed the phone with middle-aged-people in mind and equipped the device with 15 distinct ringtones for those who might have trouble with hearing and increased the volume from 11 to 13.
The Galaxy Folder 2 is available in two color variants: pink and black. Both are priced at something round $260. This week the phone will become available in its home-market of South Korea. Samsung still needs to confirm whether or when the phone will hit the States.
source: Samsung Korea
Announced few weeks ago the Moto E4 finally on sale at Verizon Wireless. The carrier is the first service provider in the US to distribute the device. Although the phone doesn’t offer impressive specs or breath-taking design, it is the cheapest smartphones available on the mobile market to run the latest version of Android Nougat out of box.
After countless leaks and speculations about the upcoming OnePlus 5, today OnePlus has finally put all the rumors to an end and announced its latest flagship. Unlike its predecessor, the OnePlus 5 does not only offer the coolest software but also equally stunning hardware and like always – the killing price. Need to highlight that except for that the phone comes with one of the most advanced camera and design that clearly derives inspiration from the Apple’s iPhone 7 line. Let’s take a closer look at this beauty.
When first smartphones hit the market, the old good flip phones fell into oblivion almost immediately. Such a design is a rarity nowadays. However, if you feel a bit nostalgic about flip phones, you will surely be glad to hear that Verizon has just expanded its lineup by the LG Exalt LTE. Although the device may be considered a basic phone by majority of users, it has one special feature that makes it stand out of the crowd, namely – 4G LTE support.
Recently Lenovo’s Motorola has been pretty generous when it comes to launching new phones. A few weeks ago the company introduced the affordable Moto C and Moto C Plus, and two weeks ago the Moto Z2 Play had its official premiere. Today, the company is back again with another duet of smartphones. Although the Moto E4 and E4 Plus also belong to the budget line, they are a bit more expensive than the Moto C series.