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Samsung’s Android update guarantee might actually be better than Google’s

Samsung has announced that all Galaxy S, Note, and Z devices will get three "generations" of Android updates.

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 is the right phone at the very wrong price

Samsung has forsaken the glass and the curves on the Note 20 to bring down the price down, but it still costs as much as the iPhone 11 Pro.

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Samsung’s new Galaxy Fold Z 2 is vastly improved, but now it needs a purpose

Samsung teased its next foldable phone, the Galaxy Z Fold2, at Unpacked, and it brings bigger screens, better cameras, and a smarter design. But does anyone need it?

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Samsung's incredibly powerful Galaxy Note 20 Ultra doesn't need to exist

The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra is the pinnacle of Samsung's design and engineering but it never should have been made.

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3 reasons to spend $1,000 on the Samsung Galaxy Note 20, and 3 reasons not to

If you're spending a thousand bucks on a phone, you might be better off buying the Galaxy S20 instead of the new Galaxy Note 20.

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The Google Pixel 4a is a great phone at a great price, but is it too late to matter?

Google has delivered its best phone in the Pixel 4a, but months of delays might have killed its chance at success.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 preview: Bigger and better than ever with a price to match

Here’s everything we think we know about the next Galaxy Note and everything else Samsung is announcing at Unpacked 2020 on August 5.

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The $349 Google Pixel 4a is the perfect foil to the extravagant Samsung Galaxy Note 20

The Google Pixel 4a might have just upstaged Samsung's Galaxy Note 20 before it even arrives.

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Google Pixel 4a preview: Single camera, no 5G, arriving August 3

Google is preparing to launch the Pixel 4a, the anticipated follow-up to the best Android bargain of 2019

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The Asus ROG Phone 3 and Lenovo Legion feel like the end of the Android gaming niche

The Asus ROG 3 and Lenovo Legion are loaded with every bell and whistle you could possibly cram into an Android phone, but who are they really for?

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It sure sounds like OnePlus’s affordable and attractive 5G Nord will never come to the U.S.

OnePlus has announced the affordable Nord 5G, but don't get your hopes up about a U.S. release.

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LG one-ups OnePlus with the U.S. launch of the mid-range 5G Velvet

LG has announced that its 5G-powered Velvet phone is coming to the U.S. this week.

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Extreme Makeover Phone Edition: How to customize your Android phone so it feels new again

Not buying a new Android phone for a while? Then maybe it's time to give your old phone a serious makeover.

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Google quietly releases Android 11 public beta with few notable features

Google has dropped the Android 11 beta, but there's very little to get excited about.

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Google postpones Android 11 ‘Beta Launch Show’ amid protests

Google will officially launch Android 11 to the public during a "beta show" on June 3.

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Best Android phones 2020: What should you buy?

Looking for the best value in an Android phone, the best for photography, or the best overall? We've tested them all and have our top picks right here.

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Your old Android phone isn't dead yet: 7 ways to make it run faster and last longer

Your old Android phone isn't dead yet, it just needs a little help. Reboot it, update the OS, clean out old apps and data, boost battery life and more.

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OnePlus 8 review: Android's mid-range champ has less bang for more bucks

The OnePlus 8 adds $100 to the cost of the 7T and ups the specs, but misses the mark on value.

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The Verizon-exclusive Motorola Edge+ has high-end specs and a headphone jack for $1,000

Motorola’s return to premium Android phones is a 5G Verizon exclusive with no IP rating for $1,000. But it does have a headphone jack.

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You can finally play Fortnite on your Android phone without side-loading

Epic has announced that it is offering Fortnite for download in the Google Play Store after an 18-month standoff.

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