Tag Archives: hands on

With the Moto G7 family, Motorola has a mid-range phone for everyone

Motorola's flip-phone-inspired foldable might be generating all the buzz, but the Lenovo-owned brand is arguably still best known for its mid-range Moto G phones. That's not a bad thing, either. Year after year, Motorola dutifully churns out some...

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I want a wireless charging pocket in my next bag

Look, it's hard to get excited about a backpack.

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ILO tidies up your dab sessions with self-contained ceramic pellets

The days of wrestling hash oil out of the jar like a stoned taffy puller or combing through your carpet Honey I Shrunk the Kids-style because you spilled a handful of shatter are thankfully over. Oregon-based ILO vapes has developed an incredible...

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Pokemon Let’s Go is a great appetizer for what comes next

I don’t think I’m alone in saying that Pokemon Let’s Go isn’t quite what I was expecting – or even hoping for – out of the series’ home console debut.

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Life with the OnePlus 6T: A better phone with less compromise

OnePlus has been churning out two smartphones a year since 2016, and that sheer speed means some of those rapid-fire sequels weren't as exciting as we would've hoped. (Here's looking at you, 5T.) Despite sharing a lot with its predecessor, you can't...

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Huawei Mate 20 Pro hands-on: Gunning for iPhone XS

Huawei is on a roll, and the new Mate 20 Pro and Mate 20 show the Chinese phone-maker isn’t wasting time on celebrating after overtaking Apple in Q2 in smartphone shipments. Now with an even greater focus on Artificial Intelligence, up to five cameras, a new 7nm chipset, and some mighty useful convenience features, the Mate 20 Pro and Mate … Continue reading

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Huawei’s Mate 20 Pro can wirelessly charge other phones

Over the past few months, all major smartphone manufacturers have laid down their last hands and stepped away from the table for the rest of the year. Apart from Huawei, that is, which -- as usual -- is getting the last word in by spilling the beans...

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Google Pixel 3 XL hands-on in Hong Kong — three days early

With some smartphones, it seems inevitable that the closer the launch date, the more leaky they get.

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iPhone Xs and Xs Max hands-on: The new normal

Apple's keynote address is finally over, and you know what that means: we've just fought through a scrum of journalists to get a closer look at the company's new iPhones. First up is the updated iPhone Xs, and just as all those leaks predicted, it lo...

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Ultimate Ears BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 get tougher and cheaper

Ultimate Ears has revealed its new BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 Bluetooth speakers, making them more rugged, longer-lasting, and more affordable than the old pair. It’s also taken the opportunity to give the two new speakers an aesthetic revamp, with the result being a cleaner and more modern-looking design.

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